Victoria McGuin at Word for Word offers exceptional proofreading and editing services, ensuring your message, ethos, novel or advertisement has the most positive impact.

As an editor and copywriter, Victoria will inject new life into old material, or create something fresh and engaging - from press releases, to SEO copy, to advertorials.


Victoria was a founder member and the first Arts Editor of The Big Issue newspaper in London in the '90s. Over the years she has gained solid writing experience - internet and print media - in the arts, music, retail, marketing and PR.

Since settling in the Sunshine Coast hinterland five years ago, Victoria worked as a writer, sub-editor and proofreader for the Hinterland Times newspaper in Queensland, proofreader/sub-editor for the Rainbow Beach Cooloola Coast Community News, and web and content writer for various Sunshine Coast businesses. Victoria is now the editor of the Hinterland Times.

Please click on the links below for examples of advertorials and interviews.

Fixed price or hourly rate options available, click on Fees for details. Special rate for charities and start-ups.

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