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Dusty W. | Elance
 
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Dusty W.

Freelance Writer
   United States
  |   Columbia, MO
  |  6:51 am Local Time

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Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $16

As a full-time freelance writer with a BA in journalism, I know how to create content that is both captivating and functional while meeting deadlines. The years I have spent blogging and reporting for not only the video game industry, but various other areas such as health, education, politics, technology, and more have allowed me to hone my skills in a way that allows my content to be informative, interesting, and when needed, highly entertaining and humorous.

From interviewing some of the brightest minds in the video game industry at E3...

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Mar 12, 2014|Web Content|Private|Completed
Mar 3, 2014|E-books and Blogs|Private|Working
Feb 21, 2014|Web Content|Private|Completed
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5.0
Dec 18, 2013|Creative Writing|Private|Completed
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5.0

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Skills (8)

Tested
Online Writing
Video Game Writing/Blogging
Reporting/Interviewing
Content Writing
Tech Writing/Blogging/Tech Guides
Feature Writing
Creative Writing
Fiction Writing

Service Description

Being from a journalistic background, I know how important it is to get the point across to readers as quickly as possible. I use this discipline with every task, whether it be when writing a simple article or a detailed, thought-provoking eBook. Solid, enjoyable yet informative writing is of the highest importance to me, and it's a creed I stand by each and every time. No project is too vast nor is any deadline too soon - simply put, I provide quality results on time, every time!

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Employment

8Bit Envy - An EGMNOW Partner (Formerly MMOMFG)
Senior Editor
2012 - Present
Writing video game news, features, and more while editing my team's work so quality work is published every time.
Self-Employed
Writer
2010 - Present
I write various types of content, including daily blog posts, articles, press releases, eBooks, sales copy, and so much more.
Lifehacker
Intern
2012 - 2012
Learning the importance of writing to a large audience, while learning how to properly utilize HTML while writing, how to make each post look as attractive as possible, and so much more. During my...
MMOMFG (now 8Bit Envy - An EGMNOW Partner)
Writer
2011 - 2012
Reporting video game news and writing features.
Demand Studios
Writer
2010 - 2011
Wrote how-to guides about a variety of different subjects.
The Arka-Tech
Reporter
2008 - 2010
This is the on-campus newspaper for Arkansas Tech University. I reported news as it happened around the campus and conducted interviews with different personalities on-campus.

Education

Arkansas Tech University
Bachelor of Arts
- 2010

Keywords

website content
video game writing
video game blogging
blogging
reporting
interviewing
feature writing
reporting
journalism
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Identity
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darthdusty
Type
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Member Since
April 2011
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