Professional English Editing Service
Why you need our document editing service
Many individuals are good at their jobs, but find it difficult to express their ideas fluently in writing. If you are not fully satisfied with your writing or your employees' documents, we can help.
The Document Doctor team are all talented writers and editors who have years of experience working with a wide variety of document types in many professional settings. You can be sure that your document will receive expert attention.
We examine your documents for:
||spelling, punctuation, grammar|
|Internal consistency, content, cohesion and logic
||style, tone, voice|
|Clarity and readability
||sentence construction, balance, format|
||appropriate style, the right tone for the topic and target reader
Dr Proofread: If you want your document examined for accuracy only, please go to our proofreading services page.
Dr Plain Legal: If you have legal document to edit in plain english, please go to our plain legal language re-writing services page.
Our range of document editing services
We can help you get your message across and we make sure that your document presents a professional image and leaves your readers with a positive impression.
We check the word choice, tone and content are suitable for the target reader. The style and voice are responsible for the impression a text makes; we make sure that your document is clear, concise, accurate and appropriate.
CV editing service
We only get one chance to make a first impression. We can make sure that the first impression you make is a good one. Let us help you to stand out, when only the words on the page can speak on your behalf.
Letter editing service
Business letters, standard letters and customer service letters can be very difficult to write. We know how to match the tone and voice to your target readers.
We make sure that your important message is expressed clearly, accurately and concisely.
Our letter writing service covers standard letters and templates, sales letters, fund raising letters, and customer service letters. We guarantee that you will not be disappointed. Send us a sample letter, and we will return it within 24 hours, showing you the types of changes we can make. You will be amazed at the difference in tone.
Effective report editing service
We all have far much too much to read - and who reads reports for pleasure? We can ensure that your reports are clear and concise, so that your reader will be able to easily navigate your important document and readily understand the points you are making.
Our report editors are experts in business report writing and run effective business reports writing workshops.
Copyediting service for brochures and leaflets
We can edit your brochures and leaflets to make sure that they are clear, concise and leave a lasting impression.
We use a plain English, non-alienating style. Your readers will see immediately who you are and what you have to offer.
Clear procedures and manual editing service
Procedures and end-user manuals need to be carefully written in terms of length, sentence construction, word choice and logic. We make sure that your users will understand your document from their first reading.
Our procedure and manual editors are experts in procedure writing and run clear procedures writing workshops.
Web content editing service
We can create you web-suitable copy, rich in important key words, to get your site listed and to keep your customers and clients interested.
Plain English re-writing service
We specialise in plain English. We make sure that your document is easy to read and check that there are no redundant or alienating words or woolly phrases that will put your reader off.
Your documents will sound much more personal and helpful.
We can work on all documents: business letters, leaflets, brochures and reports. See plain English editing
If you are in a hurry, we have a last-minute premium service. Depending on the size of the document, we may be able to edit and return it within 24 hours. Contact us
Do you know what you need to write but aren't sure how to phrase your text? Please go to our writing services page.
How we charge for document editing
Free estimate and Sample edit
The cost depends on the size and type of the document and the level of editing required.
Send us your documents in confidence. We will re-write a section and give you an estimate cost for the rest of your work.
We offer a 10% discount to non-profit organisations, such as local government and charities.
We accept cheques and banker's drafts in UK pounds sterling and PayPal.
The benefits of using our document editing service
Quality editing service
We guarantee an accurate, clear, concise effective final document.
Fast editing turnaround
We work quickly and efficiently and will be able to return your edited document to your timescale.
We can edit any document format
We can edit paper documents, or text in any electronic format.
If you send the document electronically, we can highlight our alterations to your text.
We work closely with you to make sure that you get the document that your services or products deserve. If we have any questions over meaning, we contact you before returning your files. We will always be happy to discuss the edited document with you by phone or by e-mail.
We guarantee to treat everything you send us in the strictest confidence. Once we have finished and sent you our edits, we shred the documents on our system.
Custom made writing guidelines
While we are editing, we can analyse your document and provide you with tailor-made style guidelines to help you write future documents. We charge a small additional fee for this service.
For companies, we produce in-house style guides to help employees write fluently and to the organisation's standards.