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Liam Ford

Liam Ford, Wordsmith

Vancouver, BC
Canada
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2019

Profile

An experienced copy editor, I honed my craft working in Western Canada's largest newsroom. Over the years I edited hundreds of stories under tight deadlines. I bring the same expertise, precision and aplomb I developed then to every project entrusted to me now.

Editorial Skills

  • Copy editing
  • On-screen editing
  • Online editing
  • Plain language
  • Proofreading
  • Research and fact-checking
  • Rewriting
  • Structural and substantive editing
  • Stylistic editing
  • Web adaptation

Media/Genres

  • Bibliographies
  • Blogs
  • Booklets
  • Books, children's and young adult
  • Books, general
  • Books, self-help
  • Books, self-published
  • Brochures
  • Correspondence
  • E-books
  • E-materials, general
  • Fiction
  • Guidebooks
  • Labels and packaging
  • Magazines
  • Manuals and how-to books
  • Newsletters
  • Newspapers
  • Periodicals, general
  • Plays and screenplays
  • Proposals and evaluations
  • Public relations materials
  • Reference materials, general
  • Reports, annual
  • Reports, other
  • Résumés and CVs
  • Speeches
  • Style guides
  • Trade non-fiction
  • Transcripts and minutes
  • Websites

Subjects

  • Arts
  • Biography
  • Communications
  • Culture
  • Ecology and environment
  • Economics
  • Entertainment
  • Food and drink
  • Health and medicine, general
  • Humanities, general
  • Leisure, general
  • Literature
  • Music
  • Outdoor recreation
  • Religion and spirituality
  • Society, general
  • Technology
  • Travel and tourism