Why worry, when you can use our editing and
proofreading services? Our clients experience:

edit (verb):  to select, emend and revise (as literary material) to make suitable for a particular purpose
proofread (verb):  to read and mark corrections in a proof or other printed or written matter
success (noun):  a result fully in accordance with one's desires: favorable termination of a venture


Anyone can tell you your manuscript's not working.
We'll tell you how to fix it. We're pros. We're fast.
And we guarantee our work.

expert (noun):  one having special skill or knowledge derived from training or experience
guarantee (noun):  an expressed assurance of the quality of service offered
satisfaction (noun):  complete fulfillment of a need or want : attainment of a desired end


You know your manuscript by heart. That may be the
problem. We'll edit it objectively—and help you bring
out the brilliance.

perspective (noun):  the interrelation in which parts of a subject are mentally viewed from a particular standpoint
experience (noun):  the state, extent, duration, or result of being engaged in a particular activity
copy editor (noun):  one who revises, corrects, or arranges matter to be set up for printing

We Make Your Good Work Great

We make your document the best it can be through professional editing, proofreading, feedback and critique.

We have been doing that since 2008 by offering to our growing list of more than 4,000 satisfied clients:

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We Offer Services Others Don't

Just having a document proofread doesn't make it better; it just makes it more correct.

Many times clients initially ask for only Basic Proofreading but quickly realize that our Complete Editing With Comments service offers the kind of insight and depth essential to making a good document great.

Then, of course, there are those applying for medical residency, law school or other graduate program. They come to us because of our expertise in personal statements.

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We're Committed to Your Success

You are not just another customer, and your document is not just another manuscript. We take your work personally. Our editors are hand picked, tested rigorously and dedicated to getting it right and on time.

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Top 5 FAQs About Our Editing and Proofreading Services

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How quickly can you edit my document?

We're extremely fast, but obviously it depends on the project. Most documents of 4,000 (or fewer) words can be returned to you within 1 business day of receiving your deposit.

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What methods of payment do you accept?

We accept payment by debit/credit card and PayPal. Corporate Accounts set up on monthly billing can also pay by check.

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Do you offer discounts for first-time clients?

Yes, and you don't even have to be a first-time client! Clients who "like" us on Facebook receive a coupon good for a one-time 5% discount.

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What guarantees do you provide for your work?

We guarantee that we will provide you with high-quality, affordable editing and proofreading services, and that we will finish our work by the due date and time we've promised.

If you find any errors in our work, we will happily provide you with a free second edit.

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What are your hours of operation?

Submit documents for editing 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, including holidays.

Our operators are available 24/7 to help you with quotes, payments and downloading edited documents. Give them a call any time at 877-454-4957 (toll free) or 832-426-3455 (int'l).

Need to talk to your editor? Our business hours are 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM CT Monday through Friday.

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Who Is Our DLA Team?

We are a team of dedicated, in-house, expert editors. We do not use freelancers.

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Want a FREE Sample?

If you have more than 3,000 words, we'll edit the first 300 words for FREE!

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Feedback We've Received

"DLA Editors & Proofers provided a tremendous service to me as an author and as a client. Between the personal phone calls and the editor comments I received, I really felt they cared ..."

Michael M., Rockwall, TX

"This company has far exceeded my expectations. From start to finish they were very professional and took a genuine interest in my project ..."

Shana W., Frisco, TX

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