copy editing

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Noun1.copy editing - putting something into a form suitable for a printer
editing, redaction - putting something (as a literary work or a legislative bill) into acceptable form
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Writing must be carefully proofread and free of copy editing errors.
Cities Alliance already has updated its visual branding, and sourced capacity for copy editing, graphic design
Nowadays, even The New York Times is willing to cause an internal uproar with a memo dismissing "low-value" copy editing.
This course, he says is unique in the region to train applicants who want to work as editors of medical journals as they will academically be trained in various aspects of medical journalism and management of a medical journal from its terminology to articles screening, peer review, critical appraisal, research and publication ethics, history, and also some other important modules including online production, magazine production, related English language, media law, copy editing, journals' graphic, epidemiology, biostatistics and so on that any editor needs to know while managing a medical journal.
Jordan notes that people may be surprised at the amount of detail that goes into copy editing AMS journals.
com, James Robinson of Digital First's Bay Area News Group said the company plans to eliminate 11 full-time-equivalent copy editing jobs, effective next Monday.
Before that, Parrish spent the majority of her career in newsroom roles, from reporting and copy editing, to travel editor and projects editor.
Changes to the publishing industry since the 1980s have resulted in nearly all copy editing of book manuscripts being outsourced to freelance copy editors.
supply current and future news content or copy editors with 50 strategies organized around thinking like an editor, with tips on planning, analyzing, and assessing the story; working like an editor, including copy editing, presenting, and selling the story; and acting like an editor, with tips on corrections, credibility, plagiarism and fabrication, deadlines, and self-reflection.
The idea about teaching reporters to be editors is a valid adjustment based on the reduction of copy editing professionals in the newspaper industry.
He has all the tools - writing, copy editing, extensive experience in management, features and hard news - to be an outstanding sports editor.