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Eileen C. | Elance
 
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Eileen C.

Savvy, creative news & travel writer
   United States
  |   Boston, MA
  |  5:05 pm Local Time

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Are you at the top of the content revolution? I'd love to help, especially in the fields of travel, lifestyle, education and branding. Let's take care of all your print, blog, creative, copywriting requests. I've been a professional in the industry for 5 years and have a formal degree in journalism. Nearly 1/3 of my clients on Elance are repeat customers, which says much about my expertise and their satisfaction. I would be thrilled to work with you on your project!

Publications include: Expedia, Trivago.com, Canadian World Traveller, In...

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Portfolio

Full-length feature on ITKT about time spent on the beautiful Caribbean island of St....
Listing on expert skills, client roster and experience over the course of my career.
Featured article on traveling through Southern Wales, published by the Free George...
One of many piece I wrote for a 10 month project on Caribbean villa rentals
Part of a campaign done for Ottawa's official tourism website

Skills (15)

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Travel Writing
Copywriting
Content Writing
Content Writing Skills Test
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Magazine Writing
Social Media Marketing
Social Media Marketing Test
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WordPress
Online Writing
Creative Writing
Copy Editing
HubSpot
Editing
English
English Speaking Test
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U.S. English Basic Skills Test
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English Proofreading
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Service Description

I want to make sure you have a positive and close to perfect experience while I work to complete your freelance project. My most recent position was writing for a number of high-profile clients, including travel booking websites, villa rental companies, financial institutions and lifestyle magazines. I was completing upwards of 20 articles a day with ease, but wished to pursue a freelance career instead to focus more on my quality and perfecting my skills.

This will be the only full-time commitment I have, so no school or other job will get in the way of taking on your freelance project.

If you'd like to see some of my online content work, the following are a few examples of my published pieces used by a variety of clients:

•Photo Tour of 21C Museum Hotel (Pop & Circumstance blog, 2013)
http://popandcircumstanceblog.com/2013/05/20/photo-tour-of-21c-museum-hotel/

•Locally Sourced and Loving It in St. Lucia (In The Know Traveler, 2014)
http://intheknowtraveler.com/locally-sourced-loving-st-lucia/

•Keep Calm and Carry On when Flying with Kids (Pure Wander magazine, 2014)
http://www.purewander.com/keep-you-and-the-kids-calm-in-flight-flying-with-kids/

•Travel Musings and Discussing Forever in Boston (CrookedFlight blog, 2013)
http://crookedflight.com/one-of-the-best-boston-restaurants-in-cambridge/

Written projects I have collaborated on:

* Produced more than 5,000 original 200-1000 word articles on subjects such as advice columns, travel, health tips, relationships,...

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Employment

Brafton Inc.
News and Content Writer
2011 - 2012
Responsibilities include writing 20+ stories a day for 8-10 clients, as well as being in charge of peer editing, various client communications, brainstorming & process improvements. Articles cover...
The Free George Magazine
Contributer
2010 - 2011
The Free George (thefreegeorge.com) is an online magazine based in central New York. With over 12,000 subscribers this 'zine is quickly growing into a popular place to obtain information about...
The BonaVenture Newspaper
Opinions Editor
2007 - 2008
Ran a weekly opinions section at campus newspaper, in charge of 2 written pieces as well as all editing and proofreading responsibilities. Utilized Quark for layouts and had an assistant to help...

Education

Saint Bonaventure University
Bachelor of Arts, Journalism/Mass Communication
2004 - 2008
Universidad de Sevilla
Espanol
2006 - 2006

Keywords

travel writing
creative writing
blogging
quality content
SEO writing
article writing
content writing
marketing
copywriting
ghostwriting
travel
tourism
professional writer
education
editing
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