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Melanie Mayne | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jun 18, 2014

Melanie Mayne

Professional copy editor and writer.
   United States
  |   Chattanooga, TN
  |  8:59 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $30

I am an experienced copyeditor and copywriter seeking freelance editing work.

Qualifications:
-I am a copy editor at Lifehack.org.
-I have a Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Humanities and a minor in English Writing.
-My college curriculum consisted of classes in Psychology, Writing, Religion, and History.
-I have written articles for online publications since January of 2010, including American Diversity Report, eHow, Photodoto, Webdesign.org, Search Sciences LLP, and RantGaming.
-I have used Adobe Photoshop for 9 years, and...

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Service Description

I have an ear for high-quality writing and enjoy the process of polishing up a written piece until it flows seamlessly from beginning to end.

Services:
-Copy Editing
-Book Editing
-Search Engine Optimization
-Quality Assurance
-Writing
-Researching
-Digital SLR Photography
-Photoediting in Adobe Photoshop
-Simple Graphics in Adobe Photoshop
-Character Creation
-Story Writing
-Idea & Concept Creation

My qualifications are as follows:
-I am a copy editor at Lifehack.org.
-I have a Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Humanities and a minor in English Writing.
-My college curriculum consisted of classes in Psychology, Writing, Religion, and History.
-I have written articles for online publications since January of 2010, including American Diversity Report, eHow, Photodoto, Webdesign.org, Search Sciences LLP, and RantGaming.
-I have used Adobe Photoshop for 9 years, and wrote Photoshop tutorial articles for Photodoto and Webdesign.org.

Here is an example of an article I edited for Lifehack.org: http://www.lifehack.org/articles/lifestyle/10-reasons-why-adults-who-play-video-games-are-happier.htmla

Writing Portfolio: melanie.contently.com

Website: melandcholy.us

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Employment

Lifehack.org
Copy Editor
2013 - Present
Edit each article submitted to Lifehack for content, structure, and grammar. Ensure that articles maintain Lifehack┐s quality standards. Offer constructive criticism to writers and ask for changes...
Photodoto.com & WebDesign.org
Freelance Tutorial Writer
2013 - 2013
Wrote tutorial articles about graphic design and photo retouching in Adobe Photoshop. Provided supplementary images, screenshots, and cover photos. Entered the copy and media into the WordPress...
Rant Gaming
Writer / Blogger
2012 - 2013
Wrote entertaining, informative articles pertaining to video games, and provided supplementary media (images, videos, and slideshows). Entered the copy and media into the WordPress content...
Search Sciences LLP
Ghost Writer
2011 - 2012
Wrote tips and advice articles for various online publications. Creatively included assigned keywords and links within copy. Met fast deadlines; wrote up to 7 articles within a single day....
Demand Studios
Writer
2009 - 2011
Authored tutorial articles for publication on eHow.com. Researched topics such as education, history, arts and crafts, science, mathematics, graphic design, and writing. Worked with an editor to...
American Diversity Report
Writer
2009 - 2009

Education

University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
BA Humanities; English Writing Minor
2007 - 2012
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