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Dietmar S. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jun 3, 2015

Dietmar S.

It's all about the content
   United States
  |   Guttenberg, NJ
  |  3:58 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $15

I am a professionally trained journalist with 20 years of experience. I have been doing translation work (English - German) for more than 10 years now. I am working for a daily newspaper and freelance for music, sports and online magazines. Right now I am the online editor for a news website who also focuses on programming.

I also create websites, edit an English speaking online zine based in New York city, I conduct interviews in English & German and edit videos.

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May 28, 2015|Translation|Private|Completed
Jan 20, 2015|German <-> English Translation|Private|Completed
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Dec 23, 2014|Translation|Private|Completed
Nov 13, 2014|German <-> English Translation|Private|Completed
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Portfolio

A music website for girls who rock. I used a free Wordpress theme and edited it...
A project I created for the local transportation authority. This and the two other...
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A news website. I edit & copyread other writer's story, I write news reports and...

Skills (3)

Tested
German
German Spelling Test
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English
U.S. English Basic Skills Test
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Online Writing
Online Article Writing and Blogging Test (U.S. Version)
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Service Description

Take a look at your website from all different angles:

It might look great, but the content is missing. Or you might have all of your content together, but you also need it in German. Or you've got a translation in German but it just doesn't sound right. There are many issues you can run into with your website - issues that might deflect possible readers or customers.

I am a professionally trained journalist with experience in news reporting and editing. I create websites and have experience in translation from English into German (and vice versa).

Let me help you get your website the attention it deserves!

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Employment

Plan International (honorary work)
Translator English - German
1998 - Present
I am an honorary translator for the NGO Plan International. Through Plan people can become foster parents / sponsors for children in various third world countries. Sponsors are encouraged to...
Maerkischer Zeitungsverlag Oranienburg
Editor / Online editor / reporter
1996 - Present
Trust, Zap, Rock Hard, Runner's World etc
Writer / editor
1992 - Present
Since 1992 I have been writing for several (mainly music) magazines in Germany. This includes the two most important Hardcore fanzines, Trust (the longest Hardcore zine still in publication) and...
More Noise Less Music
Manager
1998 - 2010
More Noise Less Music was my own booking & promotion company and a (short-lived) label. I used to book bands like At The Drive-In, Coco Rosie, Isis, Jello Biafra, Hot Water Music etc in several...

Education

Westfaelische Wilhelms Universitaet Muenster
none
1991 - Present
Anne Frank-Gymnasium
Abitur
1980 - 1989

Keywords

Writing
journalism
translation
German
ghostwriter
webdesign
German translation
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