Writers can use a variety of self-editing tools to improve their writing. Here are a few of our authors’ favourite self-editing tools:
Grammarly (Grammar, Plagiarism Checker, Automated Proofreader): makes you a better writer. It finds and corrects up to 10 times more mistakes than your word processor. Grammarly is definitely the best tool available.
~ Eliminates most writing mistakes. Grammarly corrects over 250 types of grammatical mistakes, while catching contextual spelling errors and poor vocabulary usage. Grammarly helps you write mistake-free on Gmail, Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, LinkedIn and anywhere else you write on the web.
~ Built by the world’s leading linguists – Grammarly’s powerful grammar checking algorithms are developed by leading authorities on linguistic technology.
Autocrit: the best online manuscript editing tool. Fiction writers can quickly and effectively self-edit their work anytime, anywhere.
With the help of agents and publishers, Autocrit was designed to comb through your manuscript. It highlights such things as cliches and redundancies. Finds any repetition, which is nearly impossible to spot with the human eye.
Our authors have been amazed at how this tool has improved the quality and originality of their writing. This tool is one of our favourites. It has many strong features and strengthens your skill as a writer. Write creatively and publish confidently.
Editoriums Premier Program, includes Editor’s ToolKit, FileCleaner, QuarkConverter, NoteStripper, ListFixer, MegaReplacer, QuarkConverter, and InDesignConverter, all in one integrated program.
Editoriums Toolkit: provides powerful tools for editing in Microsoft Word. The ability to show and set revisions at the touch of a key.
File Cleaner: cleans up common typographical problems in electronic manuscripts.
NoteStripper: strips embedded, automatically-numbered notes as numbered text to the end of a document (while retaining italics and other formatting). Converts text notes into embedded, automatically-numbered ones!
PerfectIt: helps you deliver error-free documents. Delivers consistency, ensures quality, and enforces your style guide.
Marked 2: a Markdown previewer, which includes great tools for writers.
All IngramSpark publishers receive a free editorial review of their manuscript. This is a $75 value. Click here to upload your manuscript. Pressque’s turnaround time for a review is 48 hours. Excellent Service.
Proofreading Pal: no matter how many times you proofread your novel, most authors are never 100% sure of its accuracy.
Edit 911: experienced book editors will lovingly and skilfully edit your manuscript.