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James Folsom | Elance
 
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James Folsom

Freelance Writer and Sports Analyst
   United States
  |   Keystone Heights, FL
  |  10:20 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $22

Extensive sports writing experience with such sites as Bleacher Report, Fans Sided, Stadium Journey, Betting Sports and more. I am passionate about sports and writing and have been active in the field since 2009.

After a few articles weren't getting very many reads, I started learning how to use key words and phrases to generate better search engine results. This helped greatly. I now average over 1000 reads per article on Bleacher Report.

On Fan Sided, you can find me on the Los Angeles Clippers blog known as "Fully Clips." You can...

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Apr 3, 2015|Ghost Writing|$44|Completed
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Sep 2, 2014|Web Content|$32|Completed
Aug 28, 2014|Web Content|$24|Completed
Aug 26, 2014|Web Content|$24|Completed

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Portfolio

College Football post season article published on Bleacher Report. Jan/2011.
http://bleacherreport.com/articles/560599-college-football-a-fix-that-makes-sense

Skills (3)

Tested
Creative Writing
Creative Writing Test - Non-fiction (U.S. Version)
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Academic Writing
U.S. Academic Writing Test
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Search Engine Optimization (SEO)

Service Description

I am interested in any writing jobs, whether it be ghost writing, blogging, content writing, etc.

Some of my services include:
- Content writing
- blog writing
- proofreading
- research

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Employment

Betting Sports
web content writer and article writer
2012 - Present
I was the writer of all of the content on the site and am responsible for updates to keep content current. I also write a daily article for the site.
Bleacher Report
Featured Columnist
2009 - Present
I am a Featured Columnist at Bleacher Report and have written nearly 200 articles. I have averaged over 1000 reads per articled with several awards for writing lead stories.

Education

University of Central Florida
Master of Science
2000 - 2001
University of Central Florida
Bachelor of Arts
1997 - 1999
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Keywords

sportswriter
columnist
syndicated
writer
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