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Maria Yohn | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: May 10, 2015

Maria Yohn

Multi-faceted writer/editor
   United States
  |   Millerstown, PA
  |  11:56 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $20

The Write Touch exists to create quality articles on any subject desired in addition to crisp, accurate editing on previously written work. The importance of good grammar and proper spelling cannot be overstated, as a highly competent expert will quickly lose credibility if he or she produces papers with serious grammatical errors.
The Write Touch is operated by Maria Yohn, a reporter and copy editor at a community newspaper. She not only writes and edits on a daily basis, but completes those tasks under tight deadlines where every minute...

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Nov 7, 2014|Article Writing|$144|Working
Aug 25, 2014|Article Writing|$66|Completed
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4.7
May 2, 2014|Article Writing|$60|Completed
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4.7
Nov 12, 2013|Article Writing|$66|Completed
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4.4

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Portfolio

Doctors were almost certain a local man would die from traumatic head injuries he...
An example of an article I wrote for a client who used it for an online directory.
I edited this press release for publication.
I edited this press release for publication.
I edited this article for publication.

Skills (3)

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English
English Vocabulary Test (U.S. Version)
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U.S. English AP Style Editing Skills Test (For Writing Professionals)
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U.S. Word Usage Test
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Academic Writing
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English Spelling Test (U.S. Version)
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Service Description

Mission and Values
The Write Touch aims to provide the best quality press releases, articles, reports and editing assignments in a speedy manner.

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Employment

Oyster Mill Playhouse
Public relations volunteer
2010 - Present
I design the theatre's newsletter and write articles publicizing its plays.
The Juniata Sentinel
General assignment reporter
2006 - Present
At my current job I write about a variety of events, including crime, politics and education. I also lay out pages and proofread all materials submitted to the paper.

Education

Shippensburg University
Bachelor of Arts
1999 - 2005

Keywords

editor; proofreading; Adobe InDesign; Microsoft Word; writing; education; Associated Press; journalistic writing; public relations.
My Snapshot
Writing & Translation
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  • 12 months
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Identity
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mariay99
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Member Since
August 2008
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Maria Yohn