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April 27, 2021

How long should an editor be invited?

How long should an editor be invited?

Generally, for papers that are desk rejected, one would expect a response from the journal within a month, but it varies from journal to journal. If your paper is sent for peer review, it will take much longer, anywhere between 2-4 months or even more.

How long does an editor take to read a manuscript?

If an editor promises to turn your manuscript around in little more than the time it takes to read your book, you should wonder how much critical judgment is actually being applied. Most professional editors have eyes on the page from four to six hours a day; any more tends to dull the focus needed to spot issues.

How many pages does an editor edit in an hour?

4 pages

Do publishers edit your book?

Publishers are not meant to edit your book. Their job is to choose a work that is worthy of being represented by their reputable company. If editing isn’t your strong suit, Scribendi offers many services for writers who have finished their manuscript but are not quite ready to submit it to a publisher.