*5 Tips For Self-Editing by Sharron Renée Rhodes* We all know that the price of a professional editor can be quite pricey at times, especially when you're on a household budget. So many self-published authors try their hand at self-editing. Although writing the story may come naturally and easily, editing it may prove to be a bit more challenging. And let's face it... spellcheck doesn't always help reconstruct a sentence. So I put together five editing tips to help improve your editing skills.