- Font (Courier New or Times New Roman, your choice)
- Single space between sentences
- Replace smart quotes, single-character points of ellipses, and em-dashes
- Turning italicized text into underlined text (optional)
- Conversion to .RTF file format
I'll also make sure your first page and header include the information the manuscript needs. If you don't provide that information to me, I'll mark where it should be.
The result will be a clean, professional format that you can send to most markets with no or few adjustments. (ALWAYS submit manuscripts according to the market's specific guidelines over the standard.)
This gig includes NO COPYEDITING, PROOFREADING, OR EDITING. The punctuation and words you use will be retained except as noted above. This gig is for FORMATTING ONLY, NOT CONTENT.