What is a proofreading project?

Proofreading projects require you to thoroughly check the entire text and correct any spelling, grammar or conjugation errors. In some cases, you may also be asked to rewrite the text…

Why do I never see any projects available?

The number of projects available on the Textmaster platform depends on client demand. Projects are also taken very quickly by writers/translators as soon as they become available. In order to…

Do I need to take care of the layout of a file?

Copywriting: Please follow the client’s instructions about the page layout. If the client has not given any specific instructions about the page layout, you can write the text without any…

How does the timer work?

The timer starts as soon as you accept a task. The time displayed is automatically calculated based on the number of words in the task, regardless of the deadline given…

What are the different types of project/task statuses?

The status of projects and tasks within the project change automatically. Awaiting Assignment The project or task is available for writers/translators on a first-come-first-served basis. In progress You are currently…

How do I deliver my project to the client?

Once you have translated or written your text and carefully checked everything, upload it in the corresponding task and click “Send to client”. If you have translated the task directly…

How is the word count determined?

The word count displayed is the number of words to be translated, for which you will be paid once the project is completed and approved. For projects with the translation…

What does “single author” mean?

“Single author” is a free option for clients. It means that all of the tasks in a project are assigned to the first author to accept the mission. If you…

What does the “Ask for moderation” button do?

The moderations are handled by our project managers, who ensure that translation and copywriting projects run smoothly, both for clients and authors. They are TextMaster employees who are the link…

What is a project?

A project contains one or more tasks with the same general instructions. A task is a text to be written or translated, depending on the type of project in question….

What are the “Client instructions”?

The client instructions contain all the client’s specific requirements for a project. You can view them before accepting the project and at any time while working on it by opening…

What is post-editing?

Post-editing involves a human translator making the necessary corrections to a text that has been pre-translated by an automatic translation tool. You are required to correct faults in spelling and…