Pricing and Rates

These are standard rates. However, projects can have various specifications. These rates serve as a guideline and will be confirmed after you share your project details with me.

Original Website Planning and Copywriting* (research and writing)

*Consultation, assessment of current materials, strategy, design (if needed), translation (if needed), original writing, etc.

Custom estimate based on the project
Japanese-to-English translation*

*This is the only language pair I offer, but I can coordinate other language pairs.

Normally $0.10/character
Blog Posts* (research and writing)

*Written for web traffic, BTL sales and marketing, and other specific purposes, as well as for any general topic and in casual or formal tone

Starting at $350 (up to 500 words)*
Press Release Writing

*For business or for academic purposes

$300 (no distribution)**
Press Release Rewrites, Extensive Edits

*Using your translation and/or original text and bringing it to a high-quality native English level

$150 (no distribution)
Press Release Proofreading, Minor Editing

*Using your translation and/or original text and bringing it to a high-quality native English level

$100 (no distribution)
General Marketing and Sales Copywriting

*For trade shows, pamphlets, service industry, etc. Contact me to discuss your needs.

Starting at $350 per page**
Editing or Proofreading

*Using your translation and/or original text and bringing it to a high-quality native English level

Starting at $0.10/word** (for board-certified scientific editing, please see WorldEdits)
Case Studies

*Includes any or all of: researching product and client, interviewing your client, travel and onsite interviews and photography

Starting at $1,100 (800-1,200 words, varies depending on length and needs)
WordPress and Web Posting, SNS Posts, Photo Selection or Purchase, etc.

*Posting of materials I have written or edited. I have 10 years of experience in website maintenance, including manual html and WordPress.

Please contact for a quote and availability.
Onsite Work and Photography

*I will travel to anywhere in Japan, Korea, and other parts of Asia. If conditions permit, I can also work on contract onsite at your company for a specified period.

Please contact for a quote and availability.

*Blog post rates are for research and writing per your instructions. If you need images, social media posts, meta descriptions, WordPress entry, etc., we can arrange that. Services other than writing are, in principle, charged at $150 per hour, depending on the conditions.

**One article, or page of web copy, equals approximately 500 words (standard press releases are 300-400 words), regardless of font size and formatting.