Developmental editing focuses on the big picture: structure and content. This is a stage that is most effective early on in the writing process—we help you look at flow of argument, leaps in logic, and . . .Developmental editing focuses on the big picture: structure and content. This is a stage that is most effective early on in the writing process—we help you look at flow of argument, leaps in logic, and overall organization of ideas. Developmental editing is a collaborative process in which we can help you identify and solve problems of overall clarity or accuracy; reorganize paragraphs, sections, or chapters to improve the order in which the text is presented; write or rewrite or suggest new segments of text to improve readability and flow of information; revise any or all aspects of the text to improve its presentation; incorporate responses to queries and suggestions; and create a new draft of the document.