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Allison Edrington | Elance
 
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Allison Edrington

Freelance writer and journalist from Eureka, CA
   United States
  |   Eureka, CA
  |  2:03 am Local Time

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Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $44

As a freelancer, I help businesses tell their story and increase their search rankings through better blogging, link building, product descriptions and content creation. I write and manage several blogs and social media accounts for my clients to improve how they engage with their target markets. I also have training and experience in public relations work and editing.

I am a graduate of California State University, Chico, with a bachelor's in journalism news-editorial and a minor in history. I worked as a newspaper writer for four years,...

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Portfolio

An article that looks at the historic survey of buildings in Arcata written for the...
Profile on a blind sculptor for the Chico Enterprise-Record's Buzz section.
An article looking at the changing regulations for lead content and testing for items...
Doggie Diva Blog Post August 2011
http://www.doggie-diva.com/5-Ways-to-Help-Your-Ailing-Pet-Recover-With-a-Dog-Stroller_b_28.html
PSA for a nonprofit organization written in August 2011.

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Content Writing Skills Test
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Service Description

I am able to write press releases, research and write blog entries with an eye to SEO, edit and proofread documents, produce articles and stories on deadline, design documents for print, and research topics based on keywords.

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Employment

Strategic eMarketing
Business and Social Media Writer
2011 - Present
Work with clients to develop relevant, engaging content: blogs, press releases, social media posts, web page copy, editing, proofreading
Doggie-Diva.com
Blog Writer
2011 - Present
Used focus keywords to research and write blog content for two dog blogs discussing informative topics and promotional topics on specific products. Also created some product descriptions and edited...
Envious Gems
Blog Writer
2011 - 2013
Managed jewelry blog to promote products, provide informative content to customers and include SEO keywords. Wrote and published articles off-site.

Education

California State University, Chico
Journalism News-Editorial
2006 - 2008
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