Crystal Wilkins

A Portfolio of My Editorial Work

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Conceptual Editing

Conceptual editing is about comprehensively editing a document and giving feedback to the author that will help shape the structure of their work. It is about taking a broader look at the scope of the piece and asking questions and giving suggestions to the author about the overall structure of their writing.

Developmental Editing

Developmental editing is the next stage in the editing process. It looks beyond the concept of the work and helps to give the author more information in the form of constructive suggestion on how to improve their writing.

Line Editing

As it suggests, line-by-line editing to ensure each sentence is as effective as it can be. Making sure it flows; focuses on plot points, conclusions, and other matters.

Copy Editing

Improves a document’s writing and presentation. It scrutinizes a document for grammar, spelling, punctuation, capitalization, and good expression.

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