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Joy Prescott | Elance
 
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Joy Prescott

Experienced API Technical Writer
   United States
  |   Wrangell, AK
  |  2:20 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $46

Extensive experience as a technical and freelance writer. Types of freelance writing include press releases, newsletter articles, blogs, Facebook posts, tweets, how-to articles, topic articles, web site content, and craft instructions. Types of technical writing include online Help, specifications, installation, configuration, integration, system administration, software development guides, presentations, training materials, plans, reports, and minutes.

Comprehensive experience editing content produced by myself, other writers, engineers,...

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Nov 21, 2013|Technical Writing|$8,440|Completed
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Sep 12, 2013|Technical Writing|$1,907|Completed
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Jun 14, 2013|Web Content|$16,163|Completed
Apr 30, 2013|Technical Writing|$4,025|Completed

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Portfolio

Sample press release written for the Wrangell Cooperative Association for their Shakes...
Samples of small technical topics.

Skills (10)

Tested
Technical Writing
Content Writing
English Grammar
English Spelling
English Proofreading
English Punctuation
English
Microsoft Word
Editing
Business Writing

Employment

Amazon Supply
Freelance Writer
2012 - Present
Write product descriptions for new Amazon web site.
Demand Studios
Freelance Writer
2011 - Present
Write articles and how-to topics for internet content provider. Articles are published at www.local.com and www.ehow.com.
Joy Prescott LLC
Freelance Photographer
2005 - Present
Professional photo sales at micro stock photo sites including www.istockphoto.com, www.shutterstock.com, www.dreamstime.com, www.bigstockphoto.com, www.fotolia.com, and www.canstockphoto.com.
Joy Prescott LLC
Freelance Crochet Pattern Designer
1980 - Present
Published over 150 instructional articles (crochet patterns) for various nationally distributed crafts magazines, instruction books, web sites, flyers, and subscription clubs.
Wrangell Cooperative Association
Writer and Photographer
2011 - 2011
Write press releases, newsletter articles, and blog entries. Photograph and videotape project activities and employees. Conduct interviews and write web site and window flyer copy. See...
GoAhead Software
Senior Technical Writer
2005 - 2009
As the sole technical writer, planned, wrote, and managed content for 1,000+ page software development kit consisting of single-source FrameMaker files, publishing to both PDF and HTML.
Vidiator Technology
Lead Technical Writer
2004 - 2005
Primary writer for user documentation for video streaming products, including installation, configuration, integration, and software development guide. Designed templates and edited work produced...
Topia Ventures
Technical Writer
2003 - 2004
Wrote customer presentations, demonstration plans, status reports, meeting minutes, and process documentation. Created and managed templates for internal and external documentation. Analyzed...
Wasser Studios
Senior Technical Writer
2003 - 2003
Contract with Microsoft project managers for Windows CE software and a custom project management tool to successfully complete documentation projects on time and under budget.
GoAhead Software
Senior/Lead Technical Writer
1999 - 2002
Managed content for 1,000-page SDK consisting of single-source FrameMaker files and HTML pages. Worked closely with subject matter experts as the primary writer for significant content areas....
CARE Computer Systems
Lead Technical Writer
1998 - 1999
Updated both print and online documentation using established writing standards. Wrote help specifications and test plans. Edited and tested help system content and designs produced by team...
Loronix Information Systems
Technical Writer
1997 - 1998
Wrote user and system administrator guides for digital video security systems. Completed image capture and manipulation, layout, indexing, and pre-press tasks. Revised a 600-page SDK documentation...

Education

Bellevue College
Technical Writing Classes
1998 - 2009
Fort Lewis College
Bachelor of Arts in English
1993 - 1996
University of Alaska Southeast
None
1992 - 1993

Keywords

technical
writer
API
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