Editorial Excellence

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Editorial Excellence e-newsletterEditorial Excellence is our free general e-newsletter about good practice in copyediting and proofreading. It is issued every two months, towards the middle of the month, and is available to anyone who wishes to subscribe. It is aimed at non-members, especially people who use the services of editors and proofreaders (but CIEP members are welcome to subscribe too). It covers a range of topics to help you get the best out of the editorial process, along with news about CIEP resources, blog articles and events.

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You're welcome to read past issues of Editorial Excellence:

21. Questions and queries

20. The value of editors

19. Working with imaginary worlds

18. Get a grip on grammar

17. Pieces of a publication

16. English without borders

15. Editors don't just edit

14. Plain English: why bother?

13. The SfEP is now the CIEP: How chartership will benefit everyone

12. Continuing professional development

11. Solving problems

10. Life beyond the page

9. Equality, diversity, inclusion

8. Editing business content

7. A global profession

6. Managing workflow

5. Education, education, education

4. What is editorial best practice?

3. Collaboration in publishing

2. Proofreading and copy-editing CPD

1. Quality control for words

Copy and publication dates for next issues

If you'd like to suggest an article or feature, please let us know on [email protected].

Issue Copy date Publication date
Jul 2021 15 Jul 29 Jul
Sep 2021 16 Sep 30 Sep
Nov 2021 11 Nov 25 Nov
Jan 2022 13 Jan 27 Jan