Re: Estimating Editing Time...

Subject: Re: Estimating Editing Time...
From: "L. Burnham O'Donald" <lodonald -at- PRIMENET -dot- COM>
Date: Tue, 6 May 1997 13:42:59 -0400

Re: edit estimations

I don't have this info broken down by levels of edit (I bet someone
does, though!), but a rough guideline would be 4 to 8 pages per hour.

Louise O'Donald
lodonald -at- primenet -dot- com

Clark Cone wrote:
> Hey, fellow techwirlers,
> Forwarding this for a colleague...
> I need information about estimating time for the editing portion of a
> technical writing project. There are formulas for calculating the
> number of pages a day for writing, but I haven't been able to find
> anything similar for editing. It would be more helpful yet if the
> information is broken out into the levels of edit. BTW, I don't need
> costs, only time. This may be of interest to the at-large group; if
> you think not, my e-mail address is peggy -dot- whitaker -at- bsis -dot- com -dot-

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