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Sarah B. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Dec 29, 2011

Sarah B.

Copy editing & proofreading perfectionist
   United States
  |   Neenah, WI
  |  4:10 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $27

I have eight years of writing and editing experience writing everything from positive thinking articles to copy for a credit union website. I have also edited over 20 non-fiction books. I love words like most people love chocolate. If you hire me, I will do a superior job as your writer, editor or proofreader because I require everything to look, sound and be perfect.

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Portfolio

This is a press release I wrote for Unison Credit Union to highlight their holiday...
This is an article titled "The First 24" about the first 24 months in a...
I wrote the copy for this newsletter for Unison Credit Union.
This is a list of books I have edited.

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Content Writing
English
Editing
English Proofreading
English Spelling
Creative Writing
Business Writing

Service Description

I can write, edit or proofread business, instructional and non-fiction copy. I pay close attention to every detail including the grammar, tone and audience.

My editorial experience includes successfully editing over 20 published instructional books ranging in topics from beaded jewelry to home decor.

My writing experience includes writing articles for various magazines on the topics of parenting, travel, home and women. I have also written extensively for the financial industry, including marketing copy for websites, brochures and newsletters.

If you hire me, you can expect professional service, dedicated attention to your project and a commitment to meeting your deadline. I will be available to you for questions and updates as often as you request.

Copywriting services include:
-accurate copy with a tone appropriate to your audience
-seemless integration with your brand
-research as needed
-adherence to AP or Chicago style (or to the particular style of your company)
-progress reports to your satisfaction
-unlimited revisions to your satisfaction
-commitment to meeting your deadline

Copy editing services include:
-proofreading for grammatical accuracy and spelling
-adherence to AP or Chicago style (or to the particular style of your company)
-verification of organizational consistency
-verification of font consistency
-verification of graphic treatment consistency
-verification of graphic/photo and text match
-progress reports to your...

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Employment

Unison Credit Union
Marketing Specialist
2006 - 2010
Moms Like Me Magazine
Freelance Writer
2008 - 2009
You Magazine
Freelance Writer
2008 - 2009
Luxury Living Magazine
Freelance Writer
2008 - 2009
Meredith Books
Freelance Proofreader and Copy Editor
2007 - 2008
Krause Publications
Editor
2004 - 2006
Oshkosh Northwestern (Gannett Wisconsin Newspaper)
Copy Editor
2003 - 2004

Education

St. Norbert College
Bachelor of Arts (English, Education, Art)
2000 - 2003

Keywords

copywriting
proofreading
copy editing
home
financial
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