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Rebecca Abbott | Elance
 
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Rebecca Abbott

Quality writing and editing at an affordable price
   United States
  |   Austin, TX
  |  11:53 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $20

Freelance writer and editor Rebecca Abbott brings her love of language and care for detail to every project. A published writer with experience in the academic, creative, legal, magazine, marketing, and non-profit sectors, she embraces writing in all its forms and takes pride in delivering quality work ahead of schedule. Whatever your writing or editing needs, Rebecca will work with you every step of the way to find the right words.

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Portfolio

Graduate thesis, published
http://ecommons.txstate.edu/engltad/19
Published clip, feature article
Published clip, profile article
Published clip, feature article
Published clip, profile article
Level Hill band biography
Profile of available dog for Austin Pets Alive!
Profiles of available dogs for Austin Pets Alive!
Profile of available dog for Austin Pets Alive!
Profiles of available dogs for Austin Pets Alive!
Profiles of available dogs for Austin Pets Alive!

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U.S. English AP Style Editing Skills Test (For Writing Professionals)
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U.S. English Basic Skills Test
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U.S. English Proofreading Skills Test (AP Style)
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Service Description

Rebecca Abbott, owner of Hill Country Writing & Editing Services, believes the right word can make all the difference. She works diligently to help you communicate effectively with your target audience, and she strives to support your unique voice and to maintain your valued integrity as a business owner or writer. From original writing to proofreading, Rebecca will help you find the right words at the right price.

Writing services:
Academic
Articles
Blogs
Creative nonfiction
Fiction
Ghostwriting
Grant proposals
Legal
Marketing
Newsletters
Playwriting
Resumes
Screenplays
SEO content
Technical and business documents
Website content

Editing services:
Basic proofreading
Extensive editing
Rewriting
SEO optimization of existing content

Design services:
Business cards
Newsletters
Pamphlets
Resumes



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Employment

Attorneys Online, Inc.
Web Content Writer (contract)
2011 - Present
Write SEO content, including daily blogs, monthly newsletter articles and web pages. Also perform SEO optimization of existing content.
The Law Office of Christy B. Christopher
Legal Assistant (contract)
2009 - Present
Draft emails, letters, and bankruptcy pleadings, input bankruptcy cases, electronically file cases and pleadings with the court, maintain online calendar for the entire office, perform legal...
Austin Pets Alive!
Writer (volunteer)
2010 - 2011
Wrote dog bios to advertise available dogs on the APA website and other online resources. Researched and wrote grant proposals. Secured $5,000 in grant funds for medical supplies.
The Law Offices of Steven P. Boney
Legal Assistant
2006 - 2008
Drafted criminal, bankruptcy, probate, and divorce pleadings, prepared wills and power of attorney forms, drafted letters and emails, inputted bankruptcy cases, electronically filed bankruptcy...
Austin Board of Realtors
Communications Specialist (temp)
2005 - 2006
Wrote articles for board publications, generated story ideas, wrote press releases, photographed board events, wrote and distributed chairman's column, and copyedited various content
St. Edward's University
Editorial Intern
2004 - 2004
Wrote articles for university publications

Education

Texas State University
Master of Arts in Technical Communication
- 2010
St. Edward's University
Bachelor of Arts in English Writing and Rhetoric
- 2004
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