Is proofreading or editing a good side hustle?


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By Louise Harnby (fiction editor) and Denise Cowle (non-fiction editor), Louise Harnby (fiction editor), and Denise Cowle (non-fiction editor). Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

Think proofreading or editing would be a good side hustle? Two professional editors tell you what you need to know so you don't make mistakes.

Listen to find out more about

  • What a side hustle is and why it's popular
  • Why there's resistance to the term 'side hustle' in the professional editorial community
  • Whether an editorial business can be set up overnight
  • The importance of skilling up and marketing
  • The competition side hustlers have to deal with
  • The different levels of editing
  • How to find work
  • Business-critical considerations

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‘Vivacity’ Kevin MacLeod ( Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License.

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