I sent an article and it was accepted minor revision required. After resubmitting the paper the status appeared editor invited and has not changed in more than a week. The first time I submitted it, they just assigned an editor. What does this mean?

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    It means you should chill out.
    – Shake Baby
    Jul 15, 2017 at 18:11

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To wait and not to worry. Editor might be busy to handle your submission. You might expect that since it is a minor revision, then it will be accepted almost immediately. Sometimes it is indeed the case. But this depends how efficient the journal is.

  • But this depends on...?
    – astronat
    Jul 15, 2017 at 21:39

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