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I’ve improved both my novels with this fantastic suite – it makes my editing process so much easier and my stories read even better!”
Crystal King, Author, Feast of Sorrow & The Chef’s Secret
AutoCrit Saves you time, money, & frustration
Manuscript Editing Doesn’t Come Smarter Than This
Built to match the genuine demands of publishing professionals and discerning readers, AutoCrit adds a technological edge to your creativity. The actual content of real-world books, fused with the eagle eye of a veteran book editor, takes you leaps and bounds beyond anything you’ve seen before.
Leave Frustration and Confusion Behind
AutoCrit gives you step-by-step recommendations for improving your manuscript based on what real readers want to see. Produce cleaner dialogue, eliminate needless filler, keep readers interested by perfecting your pacing, and even fine-tune the emotional tone of your writing with the click of a button. Feel unshakeable confidence in your book and leave worries in the dust.
New York Times #1 bestselling and creator of the award-winning Harry Potter series – an international cultural sensation.
World-famous author of technical espionage and spy thrillers, including The Hunt for Red October, Patriot Games, Clear and Present Danger, The Sum of All Fears and more.
New York Writers Hall of Fame member and award-winning author of A Wrinkle in Time, A Wind in the Door, Dragons in the Waters and more.
Internationally recognized astrophysicist and author of Astrophysics for People in a Hurry, Death by Black Hole and Other Cosmic Quandaries, The Sky is Not the Limit, and more.
Creator of Percy Jackson and New York Times bestselling author of The Lightning Thief, The Sea of Monsters, The Mark of Athena and more.
Worldwide bestselling author of science fiction and thriller novels, including Jurassic Park, Sphere, Prey, The Andromeda Strain, and more.
World-famous motivational speaker and life coach. Author of Money: Master the Game, Awaken the Giant Within, Unlimited Power: The New Science of Personal Achievement, and more.
Award-winning New York Times bestselling author of The Hunger Games and The Underland Chronicles series.
Award-winning global bestselling author of fantasy and science fiction, famed for his epic A Song of Ice and Fire series.
Research professor and bestselling author of The Gifts of Imperfection, I Thought It Was Just Me (But It Wasn’t), Rising Strong, and more.
Spiritual advisor and prominent New Age figure. Author of The Seven Spiritual Laws of Success, Quantum Healing, Metahuman: Unleashing Your Infinite Potential, and more.
Bestselling author of Now and Forever, Changes, Heartbeat, Mixed Blessings, The Ring, and more.
Influential and award-winning author of Consider Phlebas, Use of Weapons, Excession, The Hydrogen Sonata, and more.
New York Times bestselling author of non-fiction, including Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us, To Sell Is Human, When: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing, and more.
Salesman, speaker, and motivational author of Born to Win: Find Your Success Code, Secrets of Closing the Sale, Goals: How to Get the Most out of Your Life, and more.
“Nothing is more important in my process than AutoCrit. I’ve edited four novels with AutoCrit, and I won’t go without it ever again.”
AutoCrit is Built for Storytellers from the ground up
Here is how it’s done.
We worked with editors, agents, and bestselling authors to determine key elements of a successful book. Then we researched and categorized millions of published works of fiction and non-fiction and used computer technology to create a benchmark.
Every time you use AutoCrit, it suggests improvements in more than twenty different critical areas to make your book a better experience for readers.
What you change is up to you. This is your story, after all.
“AutoCrit is simply the best editing software on the planet! I genuinely think this is the best online software for writers at any stage in their career.”
Freelance Editor and Author
WHATEVER THE PUBLICATION, WE’VE GOT IT COVERED
Perfect for Students, Journalists, and Editorial Writers
AutoCrit’s extensive database and editorial insight extends far beyond the standard book format.
If you need to focus on academic papers, news journalism, magazine articles and short-form editorial writing, we’ve got you covered.
Inside AutoCrit’s non-fiction comparison options, you’ll find specific settings to guide you in editing for magazine and news formats with the pinpoint accuracy your editor and readers expect to see.
Transform your draft to a polished manuscript with step-by-step guidance
Instant Feedback Available 24 / 7 / 365
No matter the time of day or stage of writing, AutoCrit is always at your side. Access AutoCrit from any internet enabled device.
AutoCrit provides step-by-step recommendations for improving your manuscript in over 20 areas and guides you through the revision process with the click of a button.
It’s the mentor that takes up where friends, family, and other beta readers leave off!
Save Time & Money
AutoCrit saves you time and money by automating the most tedious editing tasks so you can rock your revisions.
“AutoCrit is my online editor of choice. A prime reason my debut book has become an Amazon Best Seller!”
–Larry J. Dunlap
Write authentic and RIVETINg dialogue
Master the Art of Writing Dialogue
Dialogue is one of the most important aspects of your manuscript.
Nothing pulls us into a story faster than when characters start talking to one another, yet crafting compelling dialogue is an art some writers struggle to master.
AutoCrit identifies excess dialogue tags so you can eliminate the “he said/she said” tags when your reader already knows who’s talking.
The software also calls out adverbs (those pesky -ly words published writers, editors, and agents loathe in excess) in dialogue tags so you can take your prose from purple to polished in one smooth sweep.
“For in-depth analysis of your prose, AutoCrit is a great tool that will open your eyes to a lot of literary styles and techniques; even if you are a seasoned writer.”
Reporter, BBC World news
Publish a book your readers can’t put down
Keep Your Story Moving & Readers Engaged
Pacing is tricky. Churn along at breakneck speed, and you exhaust your reader. Take your time, and you risk boring them.
Our Pacing and Momentum review identifies long paragraphs so you can trim, revise, and improve clarity. It also highlights slower-paced paragraphs, helping you ensure they aren’t placed too close together or showing up right in the middle of action scenes.
AutoCrit will even identify problems at the sentence level. Too many sentences of the same length become boring. The software analyzes the length of every sentence in your text and pintpoints problem areas where you may lose your readers’ attention. A graphical overview helps you make quick adjustments.
“AutoCrit eliminates the tendency to look right past obvious issues in the manuscript. It’s the crit partner I’ve never had!”
See your summary score Improve as you edit
What’s your score?
When you run AutoCrit’s Summary Report on your manuscript, we’ll give you an overall score based on the number of areas the software suggests you should consider revising.
The higher the number, the fewer revisions you need to make.
As you edit, re-run the Summary Report and see your score climb. You’ll feel empowered to create your best work.
“I’m convinced my work is stronger after using AutoCrit. I’m impressed.”
Quickly ELIMINATE COMMON STYLE ERRORs
Crush excessive adverbs.
AutoCrit will show you not only how many adverbs you’ve used, but identify whether you’ve used too many compared to published books in your genre. Is “really” your adverb nemesis? AutoCrit will pinpoint the issue and help you eradicate all those extra “reallys” in one quick pass.
Filter out filler words.
Are all those “thats” necessary? The editor will ferret out the fluff words cluttering your text. You’ll easily take your manuscript from hard-to-read to clean-and-crisp.
Weed out cliches.
AutoCrit spots clichés so you can make certain your writing is original. If you’ve accidentally defaulted to a phrase that’s been used many times before, the software will identify it so you can keep your prose fresh.
Stop repeating yourself.
Repetition can be hard for writers and even human editors to spot. AutoCrit searches your manuscript to find areas where you’ve used the same words and phrases too close together so you can weed them out and keep your writing fresh.
“AutoCrit calls a writer’s attention to word repetitions, clichés, sameness in sentence construction, and many other issues easily overlooked. A useful tool!”
co-author of Self-Editing for fiction writers
simple & effective revisions make the process easy
Focus your editing in each category with a target number of words to remove.
Know exactly what words to focus on first. No other system comes close to providing this level of detail!
Save time by clicking on a word or phrase in the Analysis Sidebar to jump your cursor right to the next instance.
Save & share your analysis
Share your text (with or without highlights) with a beta reader or editor with the click of a button!
“My writing has become sharper and more concise since I started using this innovative program. It makes editing so much more enjoyable and will give your manuscript a point of view usually missed by writers. I can’t do without AutoCrit.”
ASK AND YOU SHALL RECEIVE
Q: Who would benefit from AutoCrit membership?
A: AutoCrit is specifically designed for authors who want to cut down the time and stress involved in producing a professionally edited manuscript, without compromising on the quality of their work or their creative vision.
Q: I already have a human editor I trust with my work. Would AutoCrit still be helpful?
A: Yes! When you revise your draft with AutoCrit first, you’ll give your editor a much cleaner manuscript. That means he or she can stop focusing on nitty-gritty details like how many adverbs you’ve used (almost always too many) and start looking at the bigger picture, helping you tune your writing to perfection.
We love human editors (in fact, quite a few use our software!), so it’s our goal to make sure you have the best, most rewarding experience working together.
Q: I’ve worked hard to develop my voice as a writer! Will AutoCrit take that away?
A: Absolutely not. AutoCrit produces recommendations based on style guidelines and trends in published fiction and non-fiction, but you’re always in control as the author. There are no hard rights or wrongs, here, so simply ignore any recommendation that doesn’t work for you.
Q: What if I get stuck figuring out the features of AutoCrit?
A: For the best possible user experience, AutoCrit includes a full suite of guides for its features, explanation of how to interpret each analysis and dedicated support via email. Not only that, but AutoCrit members also gain access to helpful explainer videos and regular custom articles on the craft of writing.
Q: What kind of tech do I need to use AutoCrit?
A: AutoCrit is an online web-based software. You can use it from any internet-enabled device, though a laptop or desktop PC/Mac is recommended.
Q: What if I’m not ready to edit yet?
A: The real question is: Why aren’t you editing already? Whether you’re a pantser or a planner, with AutoCrit you can edit chapter by chapter, improving as you go. As your proficiency increases thanks to AutoCrit’s feedback, you’ll find yourself naturally optimizing those later chapters – giving you less and less to fix. By the end, you’ll have a completed manuscript that’s already in impressive shape… and in half the time! Why drag the process on by waiting? You’ve got more stories to write, and your fans want to read this one yesterday!
Q: What makes AutoCrit different to the likes of Grammarly and ProWritingAid?
A: It’s really apples and oranges. Grammarly focuses entirely on spelling, grammar, and readability, but that’s only a minor part of AutoCrit. Where ProWritingAid acts as a useful style guide, it lacks the real-world data through which AutoCrit produces recommendations.
Simply put: AutoCrit helps writers quickly and easily refine their work by providing the most relevant, impactful feedback. With dynamic editing guidance that adjusts based on data from millions of published books across many different genres and bestselling authors, AutoCrit is the only online editing platform that keeps your specific needs and target audience firmly in mind.
Q: Did you REALLY scan millions of books to feed the AutoCrit Algorithm?
A: YES! Literally millions of complete, successful published novels have been scanned and fed into AutoCrit software – the only one like it on the market. AutoCrit goes beyond the guidance found in style manuals and editing guides. Creativity meets technology in this real-world data, smartly applied for your benefit.
With AutoCrit, you can compare your work directly to real, published writing from some of the world’s most accomplished authors across fiction and non-fiction. With a mere couple of clicks, you can see how your writing compares to these standards – and make the journey from rough draft to a perfectly polished piece faster than ever before.
“AutoCrit is making me a better, albeit harder working, writer. AutoCrit makes me look better than I deserve and saves me money.”
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