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Member since July, 2012
28 Recommendations


If you want 100% error-free proofreading, editing or writing, all with English of the highest quality, you have found the right Freelancer. Combine one of the highest completion rates on Freelancer, 100% on time, 100% on budget and all with a 5* standard and you have the perfect recipe for results you want. A pass for UK Level 2 English will confirm I am GENUINELY BRITISH; passes for Level 3 US English and Academic Writing will confirm the high level of my English language skills. You will only ever work with me, I don't run a team or farm work out to exploit others. Check my 'Work in Progress' numbers for proof - I only take on enough work to ensure you get a thorough personal service. Click on 'Hire Me!' so you can say hello - you'll usually find me at my desk 7 days a week and I am always available to discuss your project in advance of making any financial commitment. Thank You. David.
$30 USD/hr
434 Reviews
  • 98%Jobs Completed
  • 100%On Budget
  • 100%On Time
  • 24%Repeat Hire Rate

Recent Reviews

  • image of vincentfrancois proofreading of a book chapter in electrical engineering €120.00 EUR

    “Nice work!”

    vincentfrancois Flag of Belgium 2 days ago.
    • Proofreading
  • image of samsjosling Edit/rewrite/ghostwrite a blog piece $50.00 AUD

    “A pleasure working with David on this project. Article was delivered incredibly quickly, research was thorough and complemented the original article very nicely. Would recommend David's services!”

    samsjosling Flag of Australia 2 weeks ago.
    • Editing
    • Ghostwriting
    • Affiliate Marketing
    • Content Writing
  • image of ahmedtaman Edit Something (16,000 Words) $450.00 USD

    “Perfect as expected”

    ahmedtaman Flag of Saudi Arabia 2 weeks ago.
    • Editing
  • image of hagof editing press release $30.00 USD

    “Always on point! Excellence personified.”

    hagof Flag of Nigeria 2 weeks ago.
    • Copywriting
    • Proofreading
    • Editing
    • Articles
    • Article Rewriting
    • Hire me
  • image of stephankhattar Editing in Article $29.00 USD

    “As Always, David is Excellent, Great Quality, perfection. couldn't have wished for better!”

    stephankhattar Flag of Qatar 3 weeks ago.
    • Copywriting
    • Proofreading
    • Editing
    • Articles
    • Article Rewriting
    • Hire me
  • image of jpstar21 1 minute commercial $250.00 USD

    “The writer is very knowledgable about his craft but comes with an attitude and wants to do it his way.. He doesn't follow directions well. I paid him just to end the process.”

    jpstar21 Flag of United States 3 weeks ago.
    • Copywriting
    • Ghostwriting
    • Articles
    • Content Writing


Senior Copy Writer

Jun 2014

Joined one of the UK's rapidly expanding SEO specialists in ethical 'white' hat SEO work. There I write all their SEO copy for blog articles, as well as optimising and proofreading website text. I write over 200 articles a month for them.

Proofreader and Lead Article Writer

Jun 2014

I am responsible for checking all copy published by this leading North American Aviation news portal is error free. I am also responsible for writing their daily lead article.


Mar 2014

Employed as sole proofreader for innovative company set up to help self-publishing writers succeed with their work and make a living from writing.

Senior Editor and Copy Writer

Oct 2012

Joined in 2012 when it had a following 2 million readers. Today it has 20 million followers and still growing. My responsibility has been to raise the standard of the website by eliminating all errors in text, while also improving the quality of the content too.


Apr 2001

Self-employed and published writer, editor and proofreader. Writing includes marketing text, promotion and web content (SEO), general blog articles and press releases - all subjects with strong research skills. Over 20 years' experience editing and proofreading academic text, novels, website copy and college/job application letters.


BA English Literature

1978 - 1981 (3 years)


Estates Gazette

Various articles on property market trends for hard copy magazine specifically for property professionals.


Articles for their hard copy magazine with a circulation of 75,000 copies including subjects ranging from luxury yachts to elite bridalwear.

Unexpected Journey - Beyond the Thunderdragons

One of a number of hard copy books as opposed to e-books I have been responsible for editing prior to publication.


  • US English Level 3
  • Freelancer Orientation
  • Academic Writing
  • UK English 2
  • Numeracy 1

My Top Skills

  • Proofreading 286
  • Editing 195
  • Copywriting 182
  • Articles 124
  • Article Rewriting 116
  • Academic Writing 112
  • Ghostwriting 46
  • Technical Writing 39
  • English (UK) 37
  • English (US) 26
  • Creative Writing 21
  • Translation 20
  • Blog 19
  • Book Writing 15
  • Content Writing 13
  • Marketing 12
  • Research 11
  • Report Writing 10
  • Product Descriptions 9
  • Reviews 6
  • English Grammar 5
  • Internet Marketing 4
  • Publishing 4
  • Virtual Assistant 4
  • eBooks 3
  • Proposal/Bid Writing 3
  • English Spelling 3
  • Travel Writing 2
  • Press Releases 2
  • Short Stories 2
  • Communications 2
  • Slogans 2
  • Online Writing 2
  • Affiliate Marketing 1
  • Business Writing 1
  • Financial Research 0
  • Forum Posting 0
  • Fiction 0
  • Resumes 0
  • Newsletters 0
  • Call Center 0
  • Search Engine Marketing 0

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