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Beth Elderkin | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jun 17, 2014

Beth Elderkin

Journalist, Blogger, Expert in Social Media
   United States
  |   San Mateo, CA
  |  11:24 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $25

I am a May 2012 graduate with a BA in journalism and a French minor from San Diego State University, where I specialized in multimedia and social media. I have many years experience in journalism, blogging and social media optimization (SMO).
I am an expert in AP Style writing, editing and proofreading.
I created a social media campaign for The Daily Aztec newspaper in 2011, which included daily Twitter updates and use of unique social media platforms, such as Pinterest and Storify. I currently have a Klout score of 53 and more than 560...

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Portfolio

This is a sample of my work with various news organizations.

Skills (10)

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English
Online Writing
English Grammar
English Punctuation
English Spelling
Translation English French
French
Translation French English
Microsoft Word
Microsoft Excel

Employment

ABC Channel 10
Web Producer
2012 - 2012
Managed Web content for 10News, including social media profiles and online articles. Assisted I-Team in developing multimedia news package to accompany an investigative series.
The Daily Aztec
Managing Editor
2011 - 2012
Managed large staff of editors, advertisers and writers for production of daily student newspaper at San Diego State University.
San Diego State University
Social Media Learning Assistant
2011 - 2011
Assisted Professor Rebecca Nee with social media coursework for "Media Technology in the Global Environment" course.
The Salinas Californian
Freelancer
2007 - 2009
Freelanced as a style and music columnist for The Salinas Californian's weekly lifestyle magazine, INK.

Education

San Diego State University
Bachelors of Arts in journalism, French minor
- 2012
Cabrillo College
Associates of Science in journalism
- 2010

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