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Daniel Mitchell | Elance
 
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Daniel Mitchell

Driving business with Tour-caliber content
   United States
  |   Jupiter, FL
  |  2:10 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $44

A veteran golf writer who's spent a lifetime immersed in the game, I specialize in crafting descriptive, engaging content about courses, equipment, swing instruction, pro tours and more.

My writing has been published in print and online by dozens of media outlets and golf companies. I can adapt to most any format or style, balancing the authoritative voice of an expert with a feather-light touch.

I work quickly to produce clean, concise content that's as easy to read as a 2-foot putt. I'm also an adept editor, able to tweak subpar copy...

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Nov 27, 2012|E-books and Blogs|$132|Completed
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Oct 22, 2012|Other - Writing Services|$329|Completed
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Jul 31, 2012|E-books and Blogs|$132|Working
Jun 6, 2012|Article Writing|$175|Completed
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Portfolio

Newsletter text written for one of the Internet's most popular golf instruction sites.
http://www.purepointgolf.com
Humorous piece about Fred Couples' hip golf shoe choice at the 2010 Masters.
Story about the now-famous course near Tacoma; originally published in Golf Washington...
Announcement detailing the release of a new golf film.
http://www.scotlandscaddies.com
A portion of an instructional ebook written for a prominent putter manufacturer.
On-page copy written for website of a leading golf instructor.
http://www.flowgolf.com
Glossary of jargon commonly heard on the golf course.
http://www.expertstown.com/golf-terminology/
A look back at a major amateur victory by the young golf phenom.
Weekly newsletter for golf booking website.
http://us1.campaign-archive1.com/?u=dd88f01051749021957a067d5&id=215a53d4bf&e=ad04240248
Overview of the Seattle public golf scene; written for Travelgolf.com.
http://www.worldgolf.com/travel/seattle-golf-overview.htm
Examines key differences between golf and athletics shoes.

Skills (4)

Tested
Content Writing
Online Writing
English
U.S. English AP Style Editing Skills Test (For Writing Professionals)
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U.S. English Grammar Test (For Writing Professionals)
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Service Description

I offer professional writing and editing of website content, articles, newsletters, blogs, ebooks, press releases and more. I cover the entire spectrum of golf-related topics, including:

-- Courses, resorts & destinations
-- Equipment
-- Tips & instruction
-- Tournaments
-- Professional golf
-- Teaching methods & swing mechanics
-- Clubhouse & practice facilities
-- Club memberships
-- Course architecture
-- Golf business
-- History & tradition

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Employment

Numerous
Sports Correspondent
1994 - Present
Freelance writing for outlets including USA Today (online), the Orlando Sentinel, Florida Times-Union, South Florida Sun-Sentinel, Travelgolf.com, ACC Sports Journal and Boston Baseball Magazine
Buffalo Communications
Public Relations Specialist (Golf Industry)
2006 - 2009
Golf Washington Magazine
Managing Editor/Staff Writer
2002 - 2006
The Osceola (newspaper)
Managing Editor/Staff Writer
1991 - 2002

Education

Florida State University
Bachelor of Arts in English with Business Emphasis
1988 - 1992

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Golf
Writer
Writing
Articles
Content
Blog
Newsletter
Social Media
Sales
Editor
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