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Emily I. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Mar 7, 2012

Emily I.

Writer, Social Media Marketing and SEO Authority
   United States
Portland
  |  8:27 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $25

SEO (search engine optimization) and localization expert with extensive creative writing and social media advertising experience.

Adaptive and creative writer and editor with experience in print and web publishing. Over eight years practice writing original content for articles, marketing, product descriptions and brand and style guides. Thorough understanding and proven successful implementation of SEO, SEM and web analytics. Especially skilled in writing for translation. Background in linguistics and languages, professional work...

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Nov 4, 2010|Report Writing|$120|Completed
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Oct 22, 2010|Web Content|$110|Completed
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May 19, 2010|Translation|$85|Completed
May 16, 2010|Translation|$1,200|Completed
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Portfolio

Project exhibited at United Nations in New York during Beijing +10. Copy describes one...
Project exhibited at United Nations in New York during Beijing +10. Copy describes one...
The goal of the copy is to be fun and informative and inspire target user to create a...
One of many published music reviews from working with various music related websites...
Copy about an online exhibit. Goal of copy is to inspire reader to view exhibit, leave...
Original written content in English. Translated into Norwegian and Swedish.

Skills (9)

Tested
English Spelling
English Spelling Test (U.S. Version)
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SEO
Search Engine Optimization Test
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English-Swedish Translation
English To Swedish Translation Skills Test
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Passed
English-Danish Translation
English To Danish Translation Skills Test
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SEM
Internet Marketing
Online Writing
Report Writing
English Proofreading

Service Description

I write with the target user, reader, and customer in mind, always making sure language is appropriate and accurate.

Research is a very important step in my work process. I will research your market and SEO search terms if applicable to the project.

My writing experience ranges from advertising copy, content and article writing, user interface (UI) and navigation language, and localization and translation.

For American English I adhere to the Chicago Manual of Style.

I have worked as staff copywriter since 2007, and in publishing as editor since 2005. I have been a writer all my life.


Highlights

* Responsible for international voice of Snapfish by HP reaching 70 million members in 20 countries. Created region specific style guides on voice and writing for translation.

* Edited and developed branding for well-reviewed book selling over 12.000 copies worldwide.

* Coordinated successful launch of interactive global community website reaching 1.5 million hits per month. Responsible for all site copy and coordination of localization and translation into three languages.

* Native Fluent: English (British and American English writing styles,) Swedish and Norwegian. Advanced: French; Conversational: Russian, Danish; Basic: Japanese, Arabic, Spanish

* Scandinavian translations and translation software (Trados)

* Experience with WordPress and web-based blogging applications. Highly skilled at using web analytics and writing for online advertising...

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Employment

Hewlett-Packard
International Copywriter and Editor
2007 - 2010
International Museum of Women
Editor
2005 - 2007

Education

Uppsala Universitet
MA Linguistics
2002 - 2004
University of Brighton
BA Hons French with Linguistics
1999 - 2002

Keywords

copywriter
localization
editor
writing
seo
norwegian
swedish
sem
danish
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