Thesis template

Formatting your thesis can cause a lot of headaches, with hundreds of pages, two different ways to number pages, different heading levels, as well as inserting figures and tables. I have tried to make it easier for you by developing a thesis template. This is a great...

My referencing secret weapon

When I was at university I hated referencing. Where does the comma go? Why is a full stop here? And really who cares whether the book title or journal article title is italised? Now that I am an editor, I care. And not because you pay me to. I actually find the...

Why you need an editor

Have you ever read something and thought to yourself, did the writer even read this before they published it? No matter how great a speller or writer, we all need a fresh set of eyes to look over our documents to find the errors we have missed. A professional editor...

Proofreading tips

All documents benefit from a second pair of eyes proofreading and/or copyediting to check for errors. When you have been working on a document for some time your eyes trick you into seeing the word as it is supposed to be—not what is always on the page. However, if...