TechWhirl (TECHWR-L) is a resource for technical writing and technical communications professionals of all experience levels and in all industries to share their experiences and acquire information.
For two decades, technical communicators have turned to TechWhirl to ask and answer questions about the always-changing world of technical communications, such as tools, skills, career paths, methodologies, and emerging industries. The TechWhirl Archives and magazine, created for, by and about technical writers, offer a wealth of knowledge to everyone with an interest in any aspect of technical communications.
Ventana Communications Group is currently looking for freelance developmental
editors. Developmental editing is also called content editing or organization
editing. As a developmental editor, you ensure that the book (1) addresses the
intended audience, (2) delivers the appropriate content at the appropriate
amount of detail, (3) is organized thoughtfully and logically, and (4) follows
the overall style of Ventana and the book series. Developmental editors are
not concerned with grammar or sentence-level editing.
Requirements: Two years experience in editing, familiarity with Internet and
programming topics, schedule AND quality conscious, and patience with good and
poor writers. Must have Microsoft Word, Version 6 or later.
If you are interested, send your resume electronically to me
(michelle_nichols -at- vmedia -dot- com).