[TAG] (admin) Proofreading and HTML check
jimregan at o2.ie
Tue Aug 31 23:09:44 MSD 2004
Mike Orr wrote:
> OK, I need to organize proofreaders and HTML checkers. Is Rick Moen
> around? He's the proofreading coordinator. We don't have an HTML
> coordinator yet so I'll have to do it. Here's the jobs in Ben's
> words (http://linuxgazette.net/tag/proofreaders-faq.html) and mine:
> - There has been much controversy over what constitutes "enough"
> proofreading vs "too much", so I'd prefer people who have been
> around long enough to understand what we're looking for.
> - Fix spelling and grammar. At least get the major errors that
> are jarring to native English speakers.
> - Reword for clarity, but do not change the author's intent or
> intentional style.
> - Simplify long or complex sentances so the article is readable
> Normally these tasks are done separately, but if somebody wants to
> take on doing both proofreading/HTML simultaneously, that's also
I'll do that.
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