Testimonials

“My deepest gratitude is extended to my editor, Beth Bellor. It’s amazing how such a gifted wordsmith can turn pages of rambling thoughts into a book that gives the impression it was penned by a professional writer.” – from the acknowledgments page of Mastering the Orchestra Audition: A Musician’s Guide by Roger Frisch, published February 2017

“Beth was my proofreader when I was first starting in the publishing business. She did an excellent job on several novels that I wrote, and offered helpful critiques in addition to simply proofreading. She became much more than someone who reviewed my work for spelling and grammatical errors; she was a partner in making my work so much better. I would recommend using Beth for any proofreading or editing needs you might have.” – A.J. Moor (warning: explicit)

“Beth seems to be very reasonable, cheerful to talk with and very good at her work. She has helped me with many grammatical projects.  I am very happy to work with her. She is always there for you, whether you need some text corrections or just a second opinion.” – Toomas Kattai of mioola.com, Estonia

The comments are below are from the online job boards Guru (G), Upwork (U), Freelancer (F) and the defunct Elance (E).

EDITING

“Fast and efficient work! Beth is great at what she does. She edited my book thoroughly. I am extremely pleased with her service.” – Chiana Shipp for Edit 50 Page Self-Help Workbook (U), March 2017

“Beth consistently meets deadlines.” – Jobs@EatSmarter.com for Recipe copy editing (G), March-October 2016

Excellent job – great comments and feedback A+.” – jamiestarling for Proofread Ebook (F), January 2016

“Good communication, easy to work with.” – Larry_Beresnoy, NYTOA for EDIT TRAINING CATALOG – WORD FILE (G), January 2016

“Beth is wonderful. She was working under extraordinary circumstances. She is the embodiment of grace under pressure.” – Monica 27 for Proofreading (G), October 2015

“There’s incredible editorial expertise here!” – Chapter 1 -4 (E), September/October 2015

“Good work. Totally professional. Very quick response!” – Copy Edit TWO Blog Entries… Quick, Fast, & Theater Knowledge Helps! (E), August 2015

Great to work with.eahunt for paranormal romance for Amazon Kindle (F), June 2015

Excellent work delivered on schedule.Impactyscom for Edit a Scientific Manuscript (4687 words) (F), June 2015

Good and fast work for a competitive price.ChristianGru for Korrekturlesen (F), June 2015

“Fast, professional and good work. I keep coming back.”English editing to Post’s blog (E), July 2014 – May 2015

“Really thought through the work!”  Science editor needed for book manuscript (E), April 2015

“Beth did an excellent job for me. She returned a chapter-by-chapter breakdown of her thoughts on the book she critiqued for me. The document was easy to understand – I knew exactly what she meant based on how she described her thoughts. The document she returned was very actionable and I was able to make adjustments based on her feedback. She delivered the final product in exactly the timing that she had promised. I was very happy with the job Beth did and I appreciate her help very much.”Beta Reader – Young Adult Fiction (E), April 2015

Quick and very effective  thank you!WebDesign27 for 50-Page Report Proofreading/Review Job (F), April 2015

“Beth Bellor is really great to work with. She was very open-minded and accommodated my style. She gave loads of helpful ideas too. I would definitely work with her again!” and “Beth was great to work with! She did an excellent job with the technical corrections of my work, and also added lots of commentary (good and critical) to help me make the story even better. She caught conflicts that I missed and gave good advice throughout. She also asked questions to let me guide the outcomes. I would definitely recommend hiring her.” – Beth 9 for Editing Erotica Book (G), February 2015

Delivered on time and edits were spot on. Great job!Insuranceltd for Proofread Cloud Computing Document (F), December 2014

Very pleased with Beth’s work! I look forward to working with her again.chimuadventures for Proofreading (F), December 2014

“Working with Beth was pleasurable and easy. As promised she delivered a thorough editing job with a lightning-fast turnaround. After the editing was complete I asked 6-8 questions on content and style. Beth answered those thoughtfully and gave detailed comments that I used to further improve my ebook. I highly recommend Beth and I intend to use her again.” Ebook Editor (E), September 2014

“Beth is brilliant at what she does and has contributed greatly to making my book a commercial success. Good luck to her in all endeavours of the future.”Developmental/Structural Editor for 80,000 Word Horror Novel (E), July 2014

As always, excellent work! Will use Beth again!IMAID for Proofread site (F), July 2014

Very professional, on time, superb work – didn’t change the message, flow or style. harry00747 for Short Story – The Family Reunion (F), July 2014

Excellent work, just what I was looking for. Delivered swiftly and would recommend to others.sheppard2003 for I need a chapter of a short book proofread (F), April 2014

Very experienced and talented editor and proofreader. Knows how to listen to my needs and bend over backwards to meet them even when they’re complicated. This was a sensitive and complicated project with lots of jargon and complex pitfalls for an editor to deal with. Beth was able to get the job done with perfection! She is also very patient and understanding. We are planning on using her again on small as well as larger projects. If you’re thinking about using her go ahead!! You will not be disappointed. She really does have 25 years of experience! It’s obvious reading her changes and in dealing with her. This is my first time using her but it will not be my last.vardankar for Proofread 30,870 word web copy in MS Word (F), December 2013

“Beth did a great job. Fast, quick turnaround and high quality. Exactly what I was looking for! Thanks much.”Copy Editor for Sales Manual – FAST Turnaround! (E), June 2014

“Very happy with work done.” Zombies (E), May-June 2014

“Beth was exactly what she said she was…professional. She kept me updated, provided completed project on time and stayed on budget. I had an old manual that I liked the format and a new manual (76 pg) that had horrible formatting. I asked Beth to use the old manual as a template for the look/feel of the new manual. She was completely comfortable using Word’s table of contents feature and the resultant manual is both well organized and pleasing to the eye. Everything I asked for!” Personnel Manual Formatting (E), April 2014

“Beth Bellor really came through for me on this time-sensitive task. I didn’t give her a whole lot of time to complete a large editing project, but she came through and was able to deliver the complete project even before the deadline. I greatly appreciate the attention to ensuring projects are delivered in a timely manner and with the same diligence as any other project.” – Wealthy Geek Web Content Editing P1 Jan 13/14A (E), January 2014

“I am very happy with the result, quick responses and good communication. Looking forward to working with Beth again.”script revisions / proof reading (E), January 2014

Beth did a great job. Project was delivered on time and her notes were very helpful.AddisynJacobs for Content (story) editor for erotic romance short story (F), December 2013

Awesome job. Pleased with the result. Will continue to use in the future. ElixaEverett for copyeditor/proofer for erotic romance novella (F), November 2013

“I really appreciate the comments that are added to maintain the tone and styles that we want to retain.” Web Content Editing cellphonecatalog Nov. 6/13 (E), November 2013

“Very prompt, attentive to our needs. Pleasure to work with.” Email service (E), March 2013

Beth was great, fixed all grammatical errors, knew exactly what I wanted for editing. Would work with again in a heartbeat.jrickardweb for Edit a 1000 powerful short essay (F), March 2013

“Beth is responsive, professional and trustworthy. We will hire her again.” Proof Read Website (E), February 2013

Excellent work… absolutely recommendable.GeneticsLab for English native speaker – improve style of a 10.000 word DE>EN translation (F), February 2013

A great job, great attention to detail and customer satisfaction. Highly recommended! Thank you, Beth.FabioGasparrini for Proofreading and correction of an English text for USA market (F), November 2012

Beth did a wonderful job with editing our self-help manual called Men’s Painful Secret. She gave good suggestions throughout the 92 pages. I would hire her again if I needed some editing done.savethesource (F), August 2012

Beth is very professional and a sweet person to work with.pablob for text corrections for English website (native English speaker) (F), July 2011

WRITING

“Thank you, Beth, for a great job. You have excellent expertise on the subject and were able to give me exactly what I was looking for.” Renovation Report on 7 ways to renovate your bathroom or kitchen for less (E), November 2012

Great work. Her English is fluent so there are no grammatical errors at all. She also followed instructions very well. Thanks! sunshinedust20 for need list of general/personal tweets (F), June 2011

I have to say how wonderful the content that Beth provided was. I am a really experienced buyer and if you are reading this, I insist that you select Beth for your content needs.promo123 for Need a Good Writer for retirement homes articles (F), May 2011

“Thank you for your great work, Beth. I will certainly look for you to help me with future projects.” Write about current event issues for young readers (E), April 2011

Great work. Will gladly work with her again.mbtext for 11 texts about Remington Steele and other popular TV shows (F), March 2011

Excellent writer! Completed the assignment on time. Will certainly work with her once again.vogueads for Business Articles (F), March 2011

 

 

 

 

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