You’ve probably seen terms like copy editing and proofreading but not known the difference between them. Knowing the different kinds of editing will help you get more out of your relationship with your editor. There are four kinds of editing: developmental, substantive, copy, and proofreading.
Track changes is one of the most useful tools in Microsoft Word. It is a means of visualizing changes made to your document. It records insertions, additions, re-locations, formatting changes, and comments. It even tracks changes made by many editors, including yourself, and Word will identify these editors’ changes individually with different colours.