My awkward mistake that led me to use an experienced professional

Whether it’s building your website, editing your book, writing your product descriptions or proofreading your blog posts, using a trained, experienced professional pays huge dividends. ‘Your blog may need a proofreader’. That was the first message I received in response to my blog post about writers needing a professional proofreader. Red-faced and a little shaky, … Continue reading My awkward mistake that led me to use an experienced professional

Good reasons for a self-published author to use a proofreader (like avoiding embarrassing mistakes)

Around 300 million self-published books are sold each year. This is up nearly 265% between 2018 and 2023.  Hardly surprising, given that there are now only five major publishers putting out books in English. Self-publishing has become a popular option, allowing authors to bypass the traditional publishing process and have more control over their work. With … Continue reading Good reasons for a self-published author to use a proofreader (like avoiding embarrassing mistakes)