After assessing your manuscript, I can help improve it by:
- Ensuring that the claims made are supported by the evidence provided
- Writing a brief summary
- Changing data in the text to a table
- Suggesting additional figures or tables
Substantive editing is often called 'developmental editing
' or 'content editing'. It does not include writing text from scratch; however, writing a sentence or two can be included.
After substantive editing, or if the manuscript assessment shows that no substantive editing is necessary, I can also provide copyediting