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Hourly Rate: Not Sure   |  Duration: Not Sure  |  Posted: Aug 19, 2015  |  Ends: 3d, 21h  |   7 Proposals
Trongs, an exciting new design concept with a positive environmental impact, is changing the culture of eating. It is a three-pronged utensil suitable for eating just about any foods we typically eat with our bare hands, such as wings, ribs, shrimp cocktail, as well as engaging in food prep. It has been awarded two U.S. patents and has steadily received attention and acclaim via such outlets as the History Channel's "Invention USA" (winner), QVC's Sprouts Program, the Huffington Post, BBC's PRI, and the Today Show. The trong utensil Inventor and Designer needs help in raising funds to manufacture and distribute this product worldwide. He is seeking a professional who can research and apply to suitable state, federal, and international grants advocating for the product as well as write prospectuses and other literature for potential individual or organizational investors. The Inventor is excited to share his vision and passion for the product as well as provide key benefits t...
Category: Grant Writing       
Skills: Grant Writing, Academic Writing, English       
Preferred Location: United States

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Fixed Price: Less than $500   |  Posted: Aug 13, 2015  |  Closed  |   6 Proposals
This is a how to guide for purchasing a used car. It will be a free report that is distributed by a used car saleswoman. Focus is on women buyers and buying from a woman. Looking for 4,000 - 6,000 words. Must have very strong English and grammar skills.
Category: E-books and Blogs       

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|    Curacao
Hourly Rate: Not Sure   |  Duration: Not Sure  |  Posted: Aug 09, 2015  |  Closed  |   4 Proposals
Trongs, an exciting new design concept with a positive environmental impact, is changing the culture of eating. It is a three-pronged utensil suitable for eating just about any foods we typically eat with our bare hands, such as wings, ribs, shrimp cocktail, as well as engaging in food prep. It has been awarded two U.S. patents and has steadily received attention and acclaim via such outlets as the History Channel's "Invention USA" (winner), QVC's Sprouts Program, the Huffington Post, BBC's PRI, and the Today Show. The trong utensil Inventor and Designer needs help in raising funds to manufacture and distribute this product worldwide. He is seeking a professional who can research and apply to suitable state, federal, and international grants advocating for the product as well as write prospectuses and other literature for potential individual or organizational investors. The Inventor is excited to share his vision and passion for the product as well as provide key benefits t...
Category: Grant Writing       

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|    United States
Fixed Price: Less than $500   |  Posted: Jul 21, 2015  |  Ends: 50d, 0h  |   8 Proposals
Our blog is all about finding ways to live like royalty even when you have no money. We are looking for a "mommy blogger" to write ten 300+ word blog posts (possibly more later if this project goes well) over the course of five weeks. You will be writing for a U.S. audience. Your writing samples should demonstrate that you understand the culture so that our intended audience can relate to your message. *** Types of posts you might write include: ingredient substitutions for cooking fancy recipes for less money, tips and tricks for making everyday products last longer, best places to purchase various items and save the most money, how not to be tricked by dollar stores and/or bulk discount stores into spending more money than you should, how to bring in extra cash, even if it's only a few dollars here and there? really, any ideas you might have to help a poor mom live like a queen without spending more money to do it! *** We are looking for someone who knows this topic well a...
Category: Web Content       

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|    United States
Hourly Rate: Not Sure   |  Duration: Not Sure  |  Posted: Jul 15, 2015  |  Closed  |   2 Proposals
Our Client, one of the top 3 consumer-focused brands in the world, is looking for someone who can adapt or localize marketing materials, already translated from English into Mandarin, so that they are culturally relevant to the Chinese consumers, while retaining strong brand identity. Description of Duties: - Provides in-country adaptation and validation for the Client's Retail translations ensuring cultural relevancy for the language and country - Supports the Client's Lead Linguist in maintaining consistency and compliance with Client's guidelines and brand personality - Works closely with Client's Lead Linguist for regular feedback session and issue escalation - Attends regular production calls with Globalization team, translation vendor and with other in-country Editors to ensure smooth process - Visits Client's Retail store locations in the country once every 4 weeks to get feedback and stay updated on store programs and activities - Responsible for submitting weekly reports a...
Category: Editing & Proofreading       
Skills: English Proofreading, Sales Writing, Editing       
Preferred Location: China

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|    Singapore
Hourly Rate: Not Sure   |  Duration: Not Sure  |  Posted: Jul 15, 2015  |  Closed  |   2 Proposals
Our client, one of the top 3 consumer-focused brands in the world, is looking for someone who can adapt or localize marketing materials, already translated from English into Cantonese, so that they are culturally relevant to the Hong Kong market, while retaining strong brand identity. Description of Duties: - Provides in-country adaptation and validation for the Client's Retail translations ensuring cultural relevancy for the language and country - Supports the Client's Lead Linguist in maintaining consistency?and compliance with Client's guidelines and brand personality - Works closely with Client's Lead Linguist for regular feedback session and issue escalation - Attends regular production calls with Globalization team, translation vendor and with other in-country Editors to ensure smooth process - Visits Client's Retail store locations in the country once every 4 weeks to get feedback and stay updated on store programs and activities - Responsible for submitting weekly reports a...
Category: Editing & Proofreading       
Skills: English Proofreading, Sales Writing, Editing       
Preferred Location: Hong Kong SAR, PRC

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|    Singapore
Hourly Rate: Not Sure   |  Duration: Not Sure  |  Posted: Jul 15, 2015  |  Closed  |   2 Proposals
Our client, one of the top 3 consumer-focused brands in the world, is looking for someone who can adapt or localize marketing materials, already translated from English into Japanese, so that they are culturally relevant to the Japanese consumers, while retaining strong brand identity. Responsibilities (to include but not limited to): ? Provides in-country adaptation and validation for the Client's Retail translations ensuring cultural relevancy for the language and country ? Supports the Client's Lead Linguist in maintaining consistency and compliance with Client's guidelines and brand personality ? Works closely with Client's Lead Linguist for regular feedback session and issue escalation ? Attends regular production calls with Globalization team, translation vendor and with other in-country Editors to ensure smooth process ? Visits Client's Retail store locations in the country once every 4 weeks to get feedback and stay updated on store programs and activities ? Responsible for...
Category: Editing & Proofreading       
Skills: English Proofreading, Sales Writing, Editing       
Preferred Location: Japan

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|    Singapore
Fixed Price: $40 - $50   |  Posted: Jul 07, 2015  |  Closed  |   1 Proposal
Looking for an AMERICAN (preferably African American) ghostwriter to write an urban eBook. This book will be written within the 'black culture' context, so must have knowledge of ebonics or urban slang and be comfortable writing in this genre. It will be a romantic drama that will be broken in to two parts. First part (this gig) will be 50 pages for $50 U.S. I am looking for an ongoing work relationship, as there will be many books to follow. Thank you.
Category: E-books and Blogs       
Skills: Article Writing, Content Writing, Blogs       

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|    Canada
Fixed Price: Less than $500   |  Posted: Jun 21, 2015  |  Closed  |   6 Proposals
Hello! I am looking for a ghostwriter/rewriter to compile together information I have into an ebook. Essentially, I want to take separate daily tips and turn them into a cohesive book. You would be asked to: 1. Rewrite existing content in a completely different way, while retaining the messaging (no line by line rewrites). 2. Write an introduction, transitions, and conclusion. 3. Maintain the same writing style and voice. I am looking for: 1. A native or near native English speaker with great command of the language, including idioms, native phrasing, and style. 2. Someone with good working knowledge of pop culture references (U.S. pop culture, 90s-present). 3. Be willing to include at least 1 round of revisions. Job Description: Your responsibilities: - Create a full e-book, based on content provided - Produce high-quality content that matches the intended voice and style - Contribute ideas on improving existing messaging and content Your qualifications: - Fluent English inc...
Category: Ghost Writing       
Skills: Ghostwriting, Book Writing, ebook Writing       

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|    United States
Fixed Price: Less than $500   |  Posted: Jun 13, 2015  |  Closed  |   33 Proposals
need Articles related to culture, people, business themes. I will supply the focus and then need articles well edited and targeting the U.S. Market.
Category: Article Writing       
Skills: Article Writing, Content Writing, Blogs       
Preferred Location: North America

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|    United States
Fixed Price: Not Sure   |  Posted: Jun 10, 2015  |  Closed  |   8 Proposals
Need writer to take transcripts from live presentations and turn into several short (300 - 500 words) articles and longer articles (1,500 to 3,000 words). Perfect candidates will have good working knowledge of U.S. small business issues particularly in the areas of employee hiring, retention, culture, management and leadership. Will require ability to at times supplement material with relevant supporting content and writing in a conversational, easy to understand manner. Will require submitting a short sample article based on a partial transcript from a live presentation. (see attached) Potential of LOTS of work for the right person(s).
Category: Article Writing       
Skills: Article Writing, Content Writing, Blogs       

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Hourly Rate: Not Sure   |  Duration: Not Sure  |  Posted: Jun 03, 2015  |  Closed  |   1 Proposal
Contract: ongoing Location: Bellevue, WA adaQuest is hiring a Swedish Localization Tester in Bellevue, WA. Do you want to participate in an exciting opportunity to improve and try software products in your native language before millions get a chance to see them? If so, this might be the right job for you! We are looking for localization testers who can be a part of an awesome team that provides localization services for major software companies. By joining our team you will get a chance to test gaming consoles and other exciting technologies and devices. Qualifications and Skills: ? Bachelor's degree ? Native language expertise (not having lived outside of home country for more than 3 years) ? Live in Seattle area ? Work permit in U.S. ? Have completed testing in at least one software release ? Basic understanding of software engineering and bug management workflows ? Communication skills in English ? Ability to work on tight deadlines and to adjust to plan changes when necessa...
Category: Other - Translation       
Skills: English, BASIC       
Preferred Location: United States

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Hourly Rate: Not Sure   |  Duration: Not Sure  |  Posted: Jun 03, 2015  |  Closed  |   0 Proposals
Contract: ongoing Location: Bellevue, WA adaQuest is hiring a Swedish localizer for our Managed Services team in Bellevue, WA. Qualifications: ? Excellent command of the English language is required ? Live in Seattle area ? Work permit in U.S. ? Native Swedish ? Exceptional attention to details ? Ability to follow processes and work in a very fast pace environment. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: ? Academic background in translation, localization and language ? Familiarity with CAT tools (Trados, LocStudio) ? Strong communication skills ? Independent, self-motivated, and able to work under tight deadlines Responsibilities: ? Localization of software, online documentation, printed documentation and bug fixing ? Make sure the translation flow is adapted to the target language, culture and tone ? Ensuring quality of translation while respecting customer standards and deadlines ? Learning tools and systems specific to projects and taking part in meetings/training events ? Transl...
Category: Other - Translation       
Skills: English, Translation, Swedish       
Preferred Location: United States

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|    United States
Fixed Price: $100 - $200   |  Posted: Jun 01, 2015  |  Closed  |   6 Proposals
We are looking for a copywriter to help us produce great political direct mail pieces. We would like for this person to do this for us on a regular basis after a brief trial period. We are looking for this copywriter to produce mostly 2-page, 3-page or 4-page letters with remittance page formatting. Since most of these pieces will be political in nature, we would prefer this copywriter to be a Republican or conservative in their ideology. The budget we would have set would be to pay this copywriter between 0 and 0 per letter. If you are interested in the position, please contact us and provide us a sample of your work. As I said, after a brief trial period, we would like to work with you on a regular basis, so please be able to produce work on a regular basis. Job Description: We're looking for a Copywriter to create high-quality content for our website. Your responsibilities: - Develop content themes based on the direction and creative brief provided by our team - Write creati...
Category: Copywriting       

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|    United States
Fixed Price: Not Sure   |  Posted: May 28, 2015  |  Closed  |   66 Proposals
We're seeking to translate approximately 30 existing, English language articles published on our website into engaging, inspiring, and informative Spanish. Our website,   [obscured]  , contains real estate listings for newly built homes for sale across the U.S. Consumers search our site to find the right new home, builder and new home community for their needs, lifestyle and budget. In addition, our site offers home shoppers more than 300 helpful and inspiring articles at   [obscured]  /ResourceCenter. These articles outline the key steps for home buyers to select a home builder and then to work with that firm to design and build their new home. In Phase 1 of this project, we'd like to translate our most important articles into Spanish -- and do so with the right tone and cultural nuances but also stay close to AP Style and the voice of each author. We'd like to do this in phases: 1) 3-5 articles, as a test for both of us 2) If we're both pleased with this test, the...
Category: Spanish <-> English...       

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|    United States
Fixed Price: Not Sure   |  Posted: May 20, 2015  |  Closed  |   1 Proposal
Basic Qualifications: -You're a U.S. or Canadian state licensed teacher who has completed a teacher certification program with coursework in teaching English language learners at the K-3 level and teaching students from diverse culturally backgrounds. -Your professional knowledge, prior coursework and current teaching license must be relevant to teaching English Language Learners, focusing on "early literacy," teaching of reading/writing to K-3 students and entire curriculum focused mostly on K-6 students. -You're very familiar with the current "best practice" teaching and general "professional practice" knowledge tested on current ESL type state teacher certification exams. -Preferably, you have an ESL type endorsement to your state teacher certification and/or have done this coursework at a Masters of Education level. -A teacher certification without formal coursework/license endorsement relating to teaching English Learners may not be qualified f...
Category: User Guides & Manuals       

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|    United States
Fixed Price: Less than $500   |  Posted: May 13, 2015  |  Closed  |   6 Proposals
We are planning to launch curated newsletters related to cannabis. Newsletters will focus on topics like news and other content related to cannabis (ex. Top 10 Cannabis Stories This Week). Looking for a writer who can curate such content and put into a newsletter format with a conversational tone. If you're interested in cannabis culture and have experience with curation, please get in touch. We expect proposals for 8 emails within for 4 weeks (2 emails per week). Reserved budget is approximately $160 excluding Elance fee. Milestones will be set for each successful newsletter delivery. Project will continue and expand based on successful accomplishment, applicants who can work on longer term are preferred. Please send examples of previous related work, email campaigns prepared, curated content, blog posts etc. Native U.S. English speakers preferred.
Category: Newsletters       
Preferred Location: United States

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|    United States
Fixed Price: Less than $500   |  Posted: May 06, 2015  |  Closed  |   15 Proposals
Each post must be a minimum of 750 words. Each post will require a title. Each post will require a 160-character or less description of the post. Not 160 words, 160 characters. This is a meta description. When work is returned it is expected to be proofread, and free from spelling and grammar errors. The tone of these posts is informative. Customers have questions and are looking for products to satisfy personal hobbies or to gift as unique gifts. The posts should be both casual and informative with an occasional "Did You Know?" tossed in the mix. Posts must be a minimum of 750 words. + Gavrilo Princip: The Man Who Triggered WWI. World War I was started when Gavrilo Princip assassinated Austrian Archduke, Franz Ferdinand. This post will look more closely at the man behind the trigger and what brought him to that moment. + The Gatling Gun and its Influence on Modern Firearms. The Gatling Gun was the start of repeating rifles in America. It emerged during the American Civil ...
Category: Article Writing       
Preferred Location: United States

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Fixed Price: Not Sure   |  Posted: May 05, 2015  |  Closed  |   59 Proposals
We're seeking to translate approximately 30 existing, English language articles published on our website into engaging, inspiring, and informative Spanish. Our website,   [obscured]  , contains real estate listings for newly built homes for sale across the U.S. Consumers search our site to find the right new home, builder and new home community for their needs, lifestyle and budget. In addition, our site offers home shoppers more than 300 helpful and inspiring articles at   [obscured]  /ResourceCenter. These articles outline the key steps for home buyers to select a home builder and then to work with that firm to design and build their new home. In Phase 1 of this project, we'd like to translate our most important articles into Spanish -- and do so with the right tone and cultural nuances but also stay close to AP Style and the voice of each author. We'd like to do this in phases: 1) 3-5 articles, as a test for both of us 2) If we're both pleased with this test, the...
Category: Spanish <-> English...       

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Fixed Price: Not Sure   |  Posted: Apr 30, 2015  |  Closed  |   19 Proposals
We're looking for writers with good news judgement and an interest in pop culture, entertainment and celebrities to contribute to an American entertainment website three times a week. We need one timely entertainment news/gossip post every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. Posts would need to be sent in by 10am Eastern Time on these days. Posts should be around 300 words long, and be about an event/happening that has occurred in the past 24 hours, keeping in mind the U.S. target audience. While occasionally we would request specific topics, it would for the most part be up to you to select appropriate, interesting, and timely topics to write about. Please note we're not going for trashy ? we're not interested in whether an actress has gained a few pounds or what "anonymous sources" have said about her. Sources of inspiration/content would include celebrity interviews with other publications or on television, awards shows, celeb social media posts, announcements and other n...
Category: Web Content       
Skills: Article Writing, Content Writing       
Preferred Location: North America, Western Europe

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|    Canada
Fixed Price: Not Sure   |  Posted: Apr 28, 2015  |  Closed  |   1 Proposal
Basic Qualifications: -You're a U.S. or Canadian state licensed teacher who has completed a teacher certification program with course work focused on teaching English language learners and supporting students from diverse culturally backgrounds. -You knowledge must include professional knowledge and teaching methods for English Language Learners in "early literacy," teaching of reading/writing to K-3 students and entire curriculum focused mostly on K-6 students. -You're very familiar with the current "best practice" teaching and general "professional practice" knowledge required of modern educators who teach English Language Learners. That is, the teaching and professional competencies tested on current ESL type state teacher certification exams. -Preferably, you have an ESL type endorsement to your state teacher certification or have done this coursework at a Masters of Education level. -A teacher certification without formal coursework relating t...
Category: User Guides & Manuals       
Preferred Location: North America

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|    United States
Fixed Price: Not Sure   |  Posted: Apr 14, 2015  |  Closed  |   1 Proposal
Basic Qualifications: -You're a U.S. or Canadian state licensed teacher who has completed a teacher certification program with course work focused on teaching English language learners and supporting students from diverse culturally backgrounds with emphasis on grades K-6, "early literacy," teaching of reading/writing to K-3 students and entire curriculum. -You're very familiar with the current "best practice" teaching and general "professional practice" knowledge required of modern educators who have English learners in their classroom and that's tested on current ESL type state teacher certification exams. -Preferably, you have an ESL type license endorsement and/or have done this coursework at a Masters of Education level. -A teacher certification without formal ESL coursework or ESL endorsements to their certification doesn't meet this requirement. Requirements For Practice Test Project: 1.) You write practice test questions as a test prep too...
Category: User Guides & Manuals       
Preferred Location: North America

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Hourly Rate: Not Sure   |  Duration: Not Sure  |  Posted: Apr 08, 2015  |  Closed  |   15 Proposals
Our company helps top entrepreneurs publish high-quality, high-performing content in top business publications (i.e., Entrepreneur, Inc., Business Insider, etc.). The content is in the form of practical list-based articles that help aspiring entrepreneurs. We're currently looking for a A+ freelance line editor to edit 4-6 1-2k word articles per month. Responsibilities: - Remove any spelling, grammar and formatting errors in articles - Ensure that all articles maintain the same consistency of tone and style - Coordinate with team to ensure optimal editorial workflow Criteria of a successful candidate: - Bachelor's or Master's in English, journalism, communications or other related field. - Minimum of 1 - 3 years of professional editorial experience (exceptional candidates with shorter work experience will be considered) - US candidates strongly preferred (or proven familiarity with the English language and American culture) - Journalism experience for major media companies ...
Category: Editing & Proofreading       

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Fixed Price: Not Sure   |  Posted: Mar 18, 2015  |  Closed  |   15 Proposals
We're a Fast growing Real Estate Investment company. We're looking for a Blogger to create keyword-rich content to keep our audience engaged and returning to our website. We are located in the SF Bay Area, specifically in the east-bay. We are looking to have 5 Blogs prepared with related publishable picture. 1-2 blogs will be based on Keywords provided. 3-4 blogs will be story based relevant to the local community/audience. Job price will be per assignment (not hourly). Some Examples:   [obscured]  /2015/03/6-things-keeping-home-buyers-fence-2015/   [obscured]  /home-buying-guide/rent-vs-buy/   [obscured]  /blog/deal-stress-selling-home/ Your responsibilities: - Develop content themes based on the direction and creative brief provided by our team, 500-700 word relevant blog articles - Research relevant topics and pictures - Write original, high-quality, SEO-friendly articles that communicate our messaging to a wide variety of audiences - Must provide a...
Category: Web Content       
Skills: Research, WordPress, Blogs, U.S. Culture, Writing       

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