Editor world

You are not alone!

Great list of writerly / editorly tools

Society of Writers, Editors and Translators (SWET)
SWET on the use of ALL CAPITALS

Editors’ Association of Canada / Association canadienne des réviseurs

KOKedit’s Editor related blog list

Chicago Manual of Style Shop Talk

PerfectIt editing software

For the not faint of heart Editors of Earth: https://www.facebook.com/groups/EditorsofEarth

Society of Writers Editors Translators (SWET Tokyo)


Copy Editors’ Knowledge Base: http://www.kokedit.com/ckb.php


Editing Experiences: New Tools, Professional Development and Networking (compliments Sara Kitaoji)

National Associations

  • Institute of Professional Editors Limited (IPEd), Australia http://iped-editors.org/
  • Society for Editors and Proofreaders (SfEP), the UK https://www.sfep.org.uk/
  • Editors Association of Canada (Editors Canada) https://www.editors.ca/
  • Editorial Freelancers9 Association (EFA), United States
  • ACES: The Society for Editing, US
  • Council of Science Editors, worldwide

Professional Editorial Standards,Editors Canada

Standards, SfEP https://www.sfep.org.uk/standards/


Editor Accreditation Exam (IPEd)