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Kirsten H. | Elance
 
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Kirsten H.

Copywriter, Features Writer and Editor
   South Africa
Western Cape

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $33

My blog and online content is always original, professionally sourced and tailored to your stylistic whims. I'm a heavily experienced features writer who has been widely published in major glossy magazines including Cosmopolitan, Marie Claire and Fair Lady. My business content has appeared in Entrepreneur Magazine. I tailor optimised content aimed at building rank organically without bothering the Hummingbirds.

I have a strong voice but am able to adapt my style to the project at hand. I specialise in business management and marketing,...

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Portfolio

Me's Lifestyle feature
This is a feature review written for an online magazine. It covers a bridal bootcamp...
A voice over script for a real time online travel guide.
A voice over script for a real time online travel guide.

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Features Writing
English Spelling
English Spelling (UK)
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Creative Writing
Creative Writing
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Employment

Unique Editions
Copywriter, Blogger, PR officer (team lead.)
2012 - Present
This project focused on marketing a children's book publisher online and to hard press publications. I write blogs, SEO content and advertising copy. I also keep the facebook fan page up to date...
Freelance Writer
SEO, web content and blog articles
2011 - Present
I freelance for several regular clients as a features and content writer. My work is focused on white hat techniques that attract reader interest. I can adapt to most topics but specialise in...
Be Write Press
Poet
2011 - 2011
I had a collection of poetry published by an international press based in Canada. This was not a vanity press.
Jacana Press
Editor and content writer
2010 - 2011
I worked as part of a team of writers, editors and proofreaders in putting together a nonfiction book for Jacana Press. I wrote most of the first person stories between chapters and edited certain...
Features writer
freelance writer
2001 - 2010
I wrote commissioned and on spec features, columns and investigative pieces for Cosmopolitan, Marie Claire and Fair Lady in South Africa. The majority of my work involved columns, fashion writing,...
Year of the Model
Editor in Chief
2003 - 2003
This was a single publication in aid of a model search. I chose and assigned topics, edited and wrote fashion related features for the magazine.
Fashion Fusion Magazine
Senior Journalist and Sub editor
2003 - 2003
Feature brainstorming, assignment, copy editing, and writing.

Education

Institute of Marketing Management
Diploma
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