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Derek Stone | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jan 5, 2015

Derek Stone

Creative Writer and Copy Editor
   United States
  |   Golden, CO

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $19

Greetings!

Just so you know me a bit better, let me tell you about me (I hope that didn't sound too egotistical) I have a B.A. in English Lit and a minor in Linguistics, both of these degrees have an emphasis on teaching and creative writing. I love the opportunity to write creative fiction and put unique and witty spins on everyday happenings, but I also enjoy the creative challenges presented by editing and copy writing.

I have done contract work with American Telemedia editing instructional materials for various companies. I was...

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My specialties are creative writing, creative marketing, movie and game blogging and reviews, and online course editing.

I have worked on movie opinion blogs with my older brother, started work on developing a movie blog website and podcast, and follow the latest pertinent movie a Hollywood studio news so as to keep fresh with whatever commentary I might offer. If you need hits on your website I can generate articles about the latest Hollywood happenings.

I try to stay current with video game trends such as the burgeoning retro gaming scene and the online game review industry in the hopes of developing either a series of youtube videos or joining as a part-time writer with a gaming personality. If you need an article about the latest gaming trends, a game review, discussion about industry trends; I can write stories that will bring in younger and older audiences alike.

In addition to writing unique and creative stories based on a daily tee shirt design; I wrote sales copy for my job at CaptainKYSO which included SEO friendly content that was engaging to the reader while not sounding like run-of-the-mill ad copy. I can create article topics with SEO and keyword integration while keeping the dialogue fresh, snappy, and free from sounding like every other web hit generated article out there. You need snappy copy, you need it to not be a bland repetition of words "SEO specialists" promise will get you hits but not repeat visits to your site? I am your guy.

If you...

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Education

Metropolitan State College of Denver
Bachelor's of English Literature
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Creative Writer
Blogging
Copy Editing
Editing
Copy Writing
Article Writing
Video Game Review Writing
Movie Review Writing
Movie Blogging
Video Game Blogging.
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