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Marcia Gorodko | Elance
 
176985602337900
Last Sign-in: Apr 1, 2015

Marcia Gorodko

Excellent work. Reasonable prices.
   United States
  |   Queens, NY
  |  1:36 am Local Time

Overview

I am a college educated professional proofreader, copy editor and copy writer who will give you excellent copy, delivered on time.

I have recently graduated from a nationally accepted proofreading and copy editing course with a grade point average of 99%.

Here is some of my feedback::
"Marcia is a phenomenal writer. She wrote an amazing press release, which required extensive research and preparation..."

"Marcia corrected many grammatical errors that I was not aware of. She delivered my project within 2 days. I was very pleased."

"Great...

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Sep 28, 2014|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed
Nov 20, 2012|Other - Writing Services|Private|Completed
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5.0
Apr 7, 2011|Press Releases|Private|Completed
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5.0
Apr 6, 2011|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed
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4.4

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Portfolio

copy editing sample/e-book
proofreading sample/newsletter
press release to promote a new website
press release for a new business
proofreading for author who speaks English as a second languare
Writing sample. SEO press release optimized according to PRWeb.com guidelines....
Writing sample. Optimized according to PRWeb.com guidelines. Keywords are health and...
description of department store, using key words
sample from the newslettter for the Journal of the Society of Nuclear Medicine
Article about laser surgery. Original written by client. Rewrite writtten by provider.
article about the health benefits of pomegranates
re: green tea
press release for website about dieting
press release for fitness website
sample of a short story for children

Skills (10)

Tested
English
U.S. English Basic Skills Test
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English Grammar
U.S. English Grammar Test (For Writing Professionals)
My Score
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Copy Editing
English Proofreading
Content Writing
Business Writing
Technical Writing
Fiction Writing
Letter Writing
Medical Writing

Service Description

Writing services include:
Well written copy
On time delivery
SEO copy where applicable
Copy tailored to the web where applicable
Regular progress reports
Responses to your questions within one business day

Proofreading and editing services include:
Error-free copy
On time delivery
Regular progress reports
Responses to your questions within one business day





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Employment

assignments through various freelance websites
writer, rewriter, editor, proofreader
2006 - Present
Sites include Elance, Editorial Freelancers Association, GetAFreelancer, Odesk and Gramatika.
Society of Nuclear Medicine
freelance proofreader
2007 - 2007
Gutenberg Project
proofreader
2006 - 2007
The Gutenberg Project takes books that are in the public domain and publishes them online.
HarperCollins Publishers
secretary
1991 - 1995
General secretarial duties
Anti-Defamation League of B'nai B'rith
Secretary
1983 - 1990
General secretarial duties. In addition, responsibilities included proofreading speeches, blurbs, press releases and an in-house magazine.

Education

International Association for Continuing Education
Certificate/Proofreading and Copy Editing
2013 - 2013
Institute of Children's Literature
graduate of both their basic and advanced courses
1992 - 1998
State University of New York at Fredonia
Bachelor of Arts
1969 - 1973

Keywords

writing
rewriting
press releases
sales letters
e-books
articles
proofreading
copy editing
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margorodko
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Member Since
April 2007
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Marcia Gorodko