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How to Write Distinction Essays Every Time: Step 6. Professional Academic Editing

This article is the final article of the series ‘How to Write Distinction Essays Every Time: The Six Steps to Academic Essay Writing’. These articles have all been published on this blog. You can also access them through the Elite Editing website at

  Once   you have completed writing your essay, it is vital that you have it professionally edited by an academic editor. You have just spent a significant amount of time doing the best possible job on your essay or assignment, doing your research and writing up your results. After all this effort, it is critical that your work is presented in the best possible way. Using a professional academic editor will ensure that your work is polished, well written, and presented correctly. If English is your second language, having your essay or assignment professionally edited is even more important. You do not want mistakes in your writing to confuse your markers or distract them from the important arguments you are making. This could lead to you receiving a grade lower than the grade you really deserve.

When selecting an academic editor, it is important to consider qualifications, experience and quality of service, as well as price. Always research the editing company you plan to submit your work to thoroughly to ensure that they are a reputable business and that their past clients have been happy with their service. An academic editor should hold a PhD (doctorate) as a minimum qualification, and should possess over ten years of experience editing essays, assignments, theses and dissertations.

The professional academic editors at Elite Editing meet all these requirements and more. All of our academic editors hold a PhD (as well as up to four other degrees) and possess a minimum of ten years of experience as academic editors. We have edited literally thousands of essays, assignments, theses and dissertations for students and helped them to improve their grades significantly.

You can read the individual biographies of our academic editors on our website at

You can read testimonies from a selection of our very satisfied clients at 

Some examples of our editing appear on our website. However, if you would like to see further examples, or see an example relevant to the field you are studying, please contact us and we can arrange this.

At Elite Editing, we are proud to be more experienced, more qualified, faster and cheaper than the other top professional academic editing websites. Try us today!

Please note that some universities require students to obtain the permission of their tutor, lecturer or supervisor prior to having their work professionally edited. We recommend that students follow the policies of their universities. Elite Editing adheres to all university guidelines and policies. Our editing compiles with the Australian Standards of Editing Practice and the Guidelines for Editing Research Theses, adopted by most Australian universities.

This was the final article in this series. If you missed any of the articles, please contact Elite Editing through our website. Stay tuned for more articles from Dr Lines about academic essay, assignment, thesis and dissertation writing.

This article (and the remainder in the series) has been written by Dr Lisa Lines, the Director and Head Editor of Elite Editing. If you require further assistance with essay writing or with the professional editing of your completed essay, please contact her through the Elite Editing website at

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