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Bud Smith | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jul 9, 2013

Bud Smith

Why not the best? Tech writer+marketing expertise
   United States
  |   San Jose, CA
  |  9:37 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $20

Hire a world-class writer! Connect to decades' worth of technology and marketing expertise. (Links to samples below.)

I have strong online experience, including SEO (with AltaVista). And I've written more than 20 non-fiction books, including Dummies books. Topics include the iPad, Facebook, and online marketing. My upcoming book is Green Computing for CRS Press.

I've worked for top companies in Silicon Valley and London, including AltaVista, Apple, Microsoft, HSBC Bank, and startups - most recently Salesforce CRM partner Marketo.

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Skills (4)

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Technical Writing
Business Writing
Online Writing
Report Writing

Service Description

I build a relationship with clients so you get in-house knowledge and insight with great convenience, all at Elance prices.

See my resume on LinkedIn at http://www.linkedin.com/in/floydearlsmith/.

My key services are:

- Writing tech manuals and online help base articles for tech products. I have broad experience and recent CRM work with Salesforce Knowledge.

- Writing e-books on a variety of topics, including technology and the environment.

- Writing online website content, blog copy, and content marketing.

Samples:
- Amazon.com http://amazon.com/, all my books: http://www.amazon.com/s/ref=ntt_athr_dp_sr_1?_encoding=UTF8&field-author=Bud%20E.%20Smith&ie=UTF8&search-alias=books&sort=relevancerank

- First pages of bestseller, Creating Web Pages For Dummies: http://www.amazon.com/Creating-Web-Pages-Dummies-Smith/dp/--/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=--&sr=1-1

- Productive Edge iPad page: http://www.productiveedge.com/GetTheEdge/MobileEdge/iPadApplications.aspx

- Marketo Installation Guide: http://pages2.marketo.com/rs/marketob2/images/Marketo-and-SFDC-for-New-Customers.pdf

Blog-specific samples:

- Google Voice Daily: http://goo.gl/iN6jv

- Runaway Daily www.runawaydaily.com

- Examiner.com http://www.examiner.com/article/hope-at-the-global-summit

PS I do all work myself; nothing is farmed out. And I regularly consult with experts in law, social media marketing, content marketing, SEO and much more to strengthen my own work.

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Education

London School of Economics
Master of Sciences, Department of Management
2006 - 2007
University of San Francisco
Bachelor of Arts, Information Systems Management
1990 - 2002

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Marketing
Marketo
Facebook
Google
Apple
writer
technology
editor
blogs
blogging
environment
green
computing
Dummies
SEO
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