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Fred F. | Elance
 
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Fred F.

Professional editing and writing services
   United States
  |   Houston, TX

Overview

Fred Faour is a writer, editor and teacher with 20 years experience in print journalism, five years in Web journalism, and a long history of excellence in fiction and non-fiction. In addition, he is a motivational leader with decades of success in management, marketing and PR. A former sports editor at one of the largest newspapers in America -- the Houston Chronicle -- he has been the driving force behind many of the nation's most successful writers and editors. His marketing plans for many businesses are legendary, and his writing and...

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Jan 31, 2008|Editing & Proofreading|$475|Completed
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News writing
Business writing
Creative writing
Teaching/mentoring
Public Relations
Management Skills
English
Organizational Behavior
Marketing
Windows XP

Service Description

Fred Faour provides world-class writing and editing services. With over 20 years of journalism, marketing, pr and creative writing experience, he provides flawless writing and editing services for Web content, marketing materials, training manuals, instruction manuals. He ghost writes fiction and non-fiction with a specific knowledge of sports manuals.

Marketing -- Getting your message out is essential. How you present it is critical. Want a quick, direct message that will bring people to your product? Faour is your man.

Creative writing -- An uncanny ability to write with emotion and humor. His storytelling skills will make your fiction or non-fiction sing. His ability to pull together a master narrative will make your work professional and superior in quality.

Web site development -- Faour increased traffic at the Chronicle's Web site by 20 percent in a year, and blog traffic by over 300 percent, simply by using creative blogging skills and search engine optimization.



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Education

University of Houston-Clear Lake
Masters of Arts, Literature
1988 - 1989
University of Houston
Bachelor of Arts, Communications
1985 - 1987
College of the Mainland
Associates Degree, English
1983 - 1984

Keywords

Copy editing
Writing
Article writing
Marketing
Ghost writing
Creative writing
News writing
How-to
Blog writing and coaching
Web site development
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