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Line editing

Editing sentence flow, looking out for repetitions and improving overall clarity and tone.

LinkedIn

A professional networking website where people in professional occupations can exchange information and opportunities. Individual's profiles emphasise employment history and education.

Literary agent

Represent writers and their works. They match books to suitable publishers and negotiate publishing contracts and rights deals. They also co-ordinate the business side of publishing on behalf of authors.