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Linda Read | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Apr 15, 2015

Linda Read

Experienced Editor
   United States
  |   Clearfield, PA
  |  6:15 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $16

Skilled proofreader and brilliant writer … Quick, clean, accurate and timely … Such feedback from Elance clients reflects my dedication and level of experience. I have a degree in journalism and background of 20 years in newspapers, and am committed to producing clean, effective copy that works for you. I will give you words that are clear, concise, and easy to read and understand.

My writing is not fluffy or stuffy, but that doesn’t mean it has to be boring! I will maintain your “voice” – be it straightforward, conversational, humorous,...

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Oct 17, 2012|Article Writing|Private|Working
Jul 20, 2012|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Working
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5.0
Mar 6, 2012|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Working
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5.0
Dec 23, 2011|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed
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5.0

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Skills (6)

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English
U.S. English Basic Skills Test
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English Grammar
U.S. English Grammar Test (For Writing Professionals)
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English Punctuation
Content Writing
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Service Description

Native English speaker with many years of experience in newspaper journalism. Services offered:
-Proofreading written material for proper punctuation, grammar, spelling, word usage, sentence structure and flow
-Full rewrites to enhance the clarity and conciseness of written material
-Copywriting from provided information or an assigned topic

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Employment

The Progress
Editor, Assistant Editor
1990 - 2011

Education

Indiana University of Pennsylvania
Bachelor of Arts in Journalism
- 1987

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Proofreading
copy editing
rewrites
English
copywriting
writing
AP style
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