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Abbie Redmon | Elance
 
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Abbie Redmon

Experienced editor & writer. Friendly & thorough.
   United States
  |   Louisville, KY
  |  11:41 am Local Time

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Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $25

I have been an editor for more than a decade, and my experience spans all types of content, from advertising copy to full-length books. I'm especially skilled at turning jargon into easily understood prose and have worked extensively with ESL writers. I appreciate good aesthetics, both visually and verbally, and always take the extra time to move copy from "technically correct" to "pleasing to read."

I have been a writer for almost as long as I have been a reader and am eager to create copy of all types for you: from highly directed...

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Jan 6, 2014|Editing & Proofreading|$137,708|Completed
Dec 5, 2013|Editing & Proofreading|$624|Completed

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Portfolio

I compiled a list of 8 (6 featured here) photos for a feature on islands as travel...
I traveled to India and wrote a piece on a Northern Malabar ritual called...
http://www.globalyodel.com/yodels/theyyam-ritual-kannur-india/
I wrote a personal article about Instagram for investing website The Motley Fool that...
I wrote and photographed a feature about my hometown for travel website Global Yodel.
I wrote and photographed a creative lifestyle feature for a monthly mobile photography...
I wrote and photographed a requested second feature about Washington, DC for travel...

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U.S. English Chicago Style Editing Skills Test (For Writing Professionals)
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Employment

The Motley Fool
Sector Editor, Financials
2012 - 2013
The Motley Fool
Online Editor
2008 - 2012
American Correctional Association (ACA)
Associate Editor, Publications
2008 - 2008
Arnold Worldwide
Copy Editor
2007 - 2008

Education

George Mason University
M.A., English, Teaching Writing & Literature
2009 - 2011
George Mason University
B.A., English
2003 - 2006
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copy editing
proofreading
writing
content creation
online content
travel writing
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