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Dakota Smith | Elance
 
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Dakota Smith

Travel writer / DakotaHK.com
   Canada
  |   Central, n/a

Overview

I am a Canadian/American writer with a keen interest in politics and travel. I am the online editor of Traveler's Digest and I have extensive freelance experience writing for magazines, newspapers and websites.

My works have been featured in newspapers and websites like the Huffington Post, the New York Post, Pravda, Forbes and the People's Daily. My works are quoted on the Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs website and I have been interviewed by national radio stations in Sweden and the UK.

I am proficient in search engine marketing,...

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Oct 21, 2013|Other - Writing Services|$816|Completed
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Jun 24, 2013|E-books and Blogs|$100|Completed
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Portfolio

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Content Writing
English
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Online Writing
Online Article Writing and Blogging Test (U.S. Version)
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Social Media Marketing
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Employment

Thalo
Writer
2012 - 2012
Wrote two articles for this art magazine which I conceived and pitched to the editor One article was a journalistic piece on the opening of a satellite campus of the Savannah College of Art and...
Speckled Axe
Featured Columnist
2012 - 2012
Wrote a biweekly political column about various political topics and events Worked with the managing editor to create interesting story ideas and develop these ideas into feature length pieces...
Quiet PR
Content Producer
2012 - 2012
Created content for a series of travel websites concerning tourism in London Followed a detailed content schedule and kept meticulous logs Developed article ideas and sourced photos ...
Gogobot
Hotel Correspondent
2012 - 2012
Managed Gogobot's hotel project in the Hong Kong area Visited hotels and met with their public relations teams to go on tours and collection information/media Wrote short 150-word reviews...
Fortnighter
Itinerary Designer
2011 - 2012
Created customized travel itineraries for clients on select European and Asian destinations Conducted research to tailor itineraries to client requests and ensure quality/accuracy Operated on...
Traveler's Digest
Online Editor
2006 - 2012
Wrote features on a wide range of travel destinations and topics Managed a writing team of freelance and staff contributors Wrote copy and managed client accounts Participated in media...
WWCPD
Blog Manager
2008 - 2010
Managed this environment-themed blog using the WordPress content management system Created fun and informative content about global environmental issues and news Developed and maintained a...

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politics
seo
editing
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