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Kelly Applegate | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Mar 6, 2013

Kelly Applegate

Content, Copy, Ad Writer and Project Manager
   United States
  |   Champaign, IL
  |  7:51 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $13

Accurate and enthusiastic wordsmith for hire. i have experience writing product descriptions, blog content, newsletter articles, web copy. Being a published author, I can also offer ghost writing services. I am capable of most general line editing in accordance with the Chicago Manual of Style. In addition to writing I am also a gifted organizer and project coordinator.

I spent a decade in the publishing industry, and have additional public and private sector experience. Also an enthusiast of creative writing and commentary, I...

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Portfolio

CrowdSource is an internet based company that provides clients with copy and content...
A press release that I wrote when I was running a women's music series.
My second novel published in 2012 under psuedonym.
http://www.jms-books.com/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=7&products_id=324
An article written for an Alcoholics Anonymous newsletter.
An article pubished by the Yahoo Contributor Network

Skills (4)

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Creative Writing
Creative Writing Test - Fiction (U.S. Version)
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Content Writing
Online Writing
Editing

Service Description

When you hire me, you are getting over a decade of experience in the publishing industry, two published novels, and a lifetime of well-rounded experience, I'm certain that I can provide whatever your writing or project management needs require.

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Employment

Internet Archive
Book scanner
2012 - Present
Book scanning, digital photography, electronic book formatting, quality assurance, assisting in the creation of a digital library
Publication Services, Inc.
Senior Project Manager
2001 - 2011
Production coordination and supervision, book layout design, deadline management, general line editing, proofreading, book specifications quality assurance, customer service
Midwest Internet
Freelance copywriter
2009 - 2010
E-commerce writing, product descriptions and outro paragraphs.
Precision Graphics
Freelance proofreader and quality control
2008 - 2010
Freelance proofreader for academic textbooks, freelance quality control checking one proof against previous proof to ensure corrections were made appropriately.

Education

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Bachelor of Arts, English
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Keywords

Content writer
copywriter
ghost writer
project manager
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