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Christopher Hord | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Dec 20, 2016

Christopher Hord

Writer, editor, technologist
   United States
Olympia
  |  9:46 pm Local Time

Overview

I am a veteran journalist, with 20 years' experience as both a writer and editor. I have worked in newspapers, with an extensive background in magazines, radio and the web. I have special expertise in technology, business, media, finance and civic journalism. My work has been featured at the community level and nationally. I also have substantial experience in business and technical writing and editing.

I have expertise in an array of media production techniques and technology. My skill set includes traditional paste-up, digital layout,...

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Jul 3, 2012|Article Writing|$225|Completed
Jun 21, 2012|Article Writing|$400|Completed
Jun 21, 2012|Article Writing|$400|Completed
Jun 21, 2012|Article Writing|$417|Completed

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Portfolio

This brochure was used as a direct-mail piece by one of the world's largest software...
This two-page brochure highlights relief programs from a leading global not-for-profit....
This press release highlights information of interest for journalists, concerning a...
This feature article conveys economic development, public policy and business...
Part of a technical writing project for a software company, this page diagrams...
This feature article for a tech-industry website covers complex technical information...
Web marketing copy for professional audio equipment, used by prominent online retailer.
A small ( 4 page) excerpt from a commercial software user manual. Product name removed...

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Business Writing Skills Test (U.S. Version)
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U.S. English AP Style Editing Skills Test (For Writing Professionals)
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Service Description

Writer, editor, programmer. More than 20 years' experience as a writer and editor, with extensive experience explaining complex topics to a wide range of readers, Extensive experience in journalism and a wide range of business writing. Expertise in managing multiple projects and meeting deliverables under deadlines. Experience creating, designing and producing content for a wide range of media including print, web page, audio and video. Knowledge of programming techniques, web development, and software architecture. Expert in research and interviewing subject matter experts.

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Education

The Evergreen State College
Bachelor of Science, Computer Science
2006 - 2008
Bard College
Bachelor of Arts, Englesh and Music
1981 - 1986
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