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Discover, hire, and work with vetted personal essay editors—all in one place, for a flat rate, whenever you need them. No job postings, no interviews, no worries.

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No more time wasted finding and vetting freelancers. Form, onboard, and integrate your Chatty Crew in days, not months. Leave the time-consuming processes like contracts & payments to us.

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Build your Crew with zero risk, retainers, or long-term commitment. Pay only for the projects you need, when you need them. We can even organize a monthly top-up so you never run out.

Chatty is ideal for writers who want skilled editorial insights that go well beyond a basic review. The depth of feedback provided and questions asked have helped me be a better, more confident writer and to better understand what truly great writing looks like.

Kaleigh Moore, freelance writer and chatty client
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Three simple steps to essay perfection

Tap our curated network of expert editors and take your essays from drab to fab.

Tell us what you're writing.

Start an on-demand Project to share details about your content and audience. We'll help you choose the perfect editor.

Work with top editors.

Kick off with your editor in 48 hours (or less). Your editor leaves suggestions, and ideas to maximize clarity, coherence, style, and structure.

Delight your audience (and drive results).

Publish with confidence knowing every word is the best it can be. Zero risk, retainers, or long-term commitment.

Professional essay editing, built to fit your budget

Chatty offers flexible, fixed-price editorial services that scale with your business. Editing projects are priced per word and quoted up-front, so you'll never have any surprises.

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Personal essays

Personal essays

Share your story with the world
Starting from
USD $79
for the first 1000wo
Comprehensive editing for clarity, style, structure, and search
On-demand pricing scales as you do
Professional, vetted editors
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Give Chatty a test ride. Either you love the service and find it a huge value for you and your writing, or we'll give you a full refund of your project fee—no questions asked.
"...the very definition of professional."
Dani Stewart
Content Manager, ConvertKit

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