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Megan M. | Elance
 
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Megan M.

Content Writer and Editor
   United States
  |   Pittsburgh, PA

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $25

My name is Megan McLachlan, and I'm a content writer and editor whose work has been published in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, online for Entertainment Weekly, for Primer Magazine, and for Awards Daily TV, among many other publications.

Here are highlights of work I'm most proud of:

http://community.ew.com/2015/03/23/hbos-girls-lean-in-problem/
http://www.post-gazette.com/ae/books/2014/10/19/How-to-Build-a-Girl-Caitlin-Moran-s-first-novel-echoes-her-life-or-does-it/stories/--28
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Dec 14, 2015|Creative Writing|$250|Working
May 26, 2015|Creative Writing|$2,176|Completed
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Oct 14, 2014|Creative Writing|$2,720|Completed
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Jan 25, 2014|Creative Writing|$1,088|Completed
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Service Description

Here's what I can offer your business:

More than five years of industry experience in content writing and editing, with familiarity in AP and Chicago styles
Ability to produce quick turnaround and translate technical jargon into layman's terms
Proficiency writing for areas like education, travel, and arts and entertainment
Ability to craft compelling press releases and blog posts using SEO keywords
Experience creating social media posts for Facebook, Twitter, Google+, and Instagram


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Employment

Niche.com
Content Writer and Editor
2010 - 2015
Wrote 10 500/700-word articles per week for ink.niche.com Devised content strategy around featured college rankings for weekly newsletters Ensured outgoing emails and infographics were...
ModCloth Inc.
Customer Service Representative
2008 - 2009
Performed customer service duties, which included answering emails, e-chats, and phone calls; also worked with inventory and returns
Starbucks Coffee Company
Barista
2007 - 2009
Served coffee, provided legendary service, interacted with people and gained customer service skills
Carmike Inc.
Cashier
2005 - 2007
Handled money, made popcorn, interacted with customers, helped with theater promotions (e.g., coming up with ideas on how to get people excited for particular films), worked with inventory

Education

Allegheny College
Bachelor of Arts
2002 - 2006
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blogger
social media
copywriter
copywriting
copy editor
copy editing
blogging
press releases
content writing
content writer
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