Each morning, bright and early, the Morning After newsletter arrives on my desk for one final copy-edit and proofread before it pushes out the top stories of the tech-world’s day to more than 300,000 subscribers across the globe.
I’ve bylined on a piece about keeping families organised and, even more rarely, was named copyeditor on an investigative report about GOP-linked PR firms using Google to harvest email addresses.
Editing and proofreading skills
- follow in-house AP-based style guide
- edit to American-English standard
- remove overtly UK idiomatic language
- swift turnaround
- gadgets and geekery