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Chris Appleford

Chris Appleford

Writer and Editor

Australia - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 2

I have many years experience writing for websites, both in my professional life working at national and international sporting organisations in the NRL, Super Rugby and Cricket Australia; and my own personal website - www.travellingapples.com. Since joining oDesk I have written for clients in a wide variety of industries including automotive, retail, health and fitness, real estate, sport and education. As you can see from my ratings and comments I am more than capable of producing high quality work across a wide range of areas. I have a Bachelor of Education Degree and was a schoolteacher for five years before embarking on a nine year career working in professional sport as a media manager, digital media manager and General Manager of Communications. I then started my own business from scratch, which was a first for me, before selling it to help fund my family's current global nomadic adventure. I also have extensive experience managing social media platforms, particularly Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. I established the Melbourne Storm's social media platforms, building the Facebook following to over 110,000. I was also contracted by Etihad Stadium in Melbourne in 2013 to establish their social media presence, with particular focus on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, with huge success.

$38.89 /hr
553 hours
5.00
Tom McMeekin

Tom McMeekin

Multi-Media Journalist, Writer, and Artist

United States - Last active: 1 month ago - Tests: 4

I'm a professional multi-media journalist who can write, edit, research, produce, and design high-quality content on almost any topic and for any medium. From creating blog and social media posts to complete marketing communications plans, I have worked with clients including university programs, acupuncturists, chefs, commercial painters, e-commerce sites, news sites and forums, and more. I do not compromise my high ethical standards. Sorry, but I do not accept jobs that involve "ghostwriting" without credit, "spinning" and stealing others' copyrighted work, or other shady practices. What you get with me is a passionate, hard-working, detail-oriented, mass communications expert. What you do not get is someone who will rush the job or be a mindless "yes man" -- if I accept a job then I am committing to give you my best work effort, and that includes sometimes offering suggestions or advice -- getting you the final product you NEED, not just the one you think you want. I generally do not do Skype interviews or meetings for any projects paying less than $1,000. I am happy to answer any questions through ODesk or email, and I am happy to do a trial period for any ongoing positions. Sorry, but the reason I choose to do online freelancing is to make my own schedule and work in my pajamas; if you can't deal with that then best of luck finding someone who is a better fit for you.

$50.00 /hr
234 hours
5.00
Kim B

Kim B

Voice Artist - Communications & Creative Professio...

United States - Last active: 22 hours ago - Tests: 2

I am a Boston area voice talent with years of professional experience. I have my own recording studio and can turn around your project fast with reliable delivery. I will provide a clear and effective voice over for your business or service with a desire to exceed your expectations. My native language is American English. My range is anywhere from young adult to middle age female. I specialize in voice overs for retail/announcer, real person, video, whiteboard, corporate, narration, games, audio books, voice mail greetings, and e-learning reads. I can deliver the attitude you are looking for whether authoritative, sexy, informative, fun, or professional. For voiceovers, I will deliver a high quality mp3 or wav file. Depending on the scope of your project, I can usually begin within 24 hours or less of awarded contract and approved script. Please reach out if you feel I am the voice you are looking for! I can't wait to get started! I am also an experienced copywriter for radio commercials, website content, blogs, social media, press releases, business plans, etc. I can also provide brainstorming for marketing and promotional ideas. I believe in finding the X Factor to promote your business or product. I also provide other creative services. I managed a virtual marketing team for 7 years creating both HTML and Wordpress websites, audio and video commercials, brochures, PowerPoint presentations, graphics, ebooks, articles, author and entrepreneur interviews, and just about any kind of marketing or advertising product you can think of. I was HubSpot IMC Certified 2012. Google Adwords certified 2007. Let's get to work on your project!

$80.00 /hr
1 hours
4.80
Sherrie Chastain

Sherrie Chastain

Google Domination SEO Expert & Traffic Generation...

United States - Last active: 03/03/2014 - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 7

I am an ambitious, highly motivated, positive self-starter that is goal and results oriented. I have excellent work ethics due to my strong organizational skills, attention to detail and passion for success in business. I love challenges and will put forth any amount of effort that it requires to master the challenge at hand. I am able to multi task and can see the overall picture in any given situation to get to the underlying issues for quick decision making. I have spent the past 10 years becoming an expert SEO Specialist which can easily be seen by typing my name "Sherrie Chastain" into Google where you will find pages of articles, press releases, social media posts and websites that I have created. I create, design and manage SEO optimized websites including ecommerce websites plus Google compliant landing pages. I also create a variety of different types of SEO mobile websites. Once their online presence is complete I follow up with either creating and implementing successful Internet marketing campaigns or train the businesses and their staff to implement these campaigns in-house. My Skills include but are not limited to: 1) On and off page SEO 2) SEM and paid online advertising 3) Online and offline press release creation and submission 4) Social media marketing 5) Email and newsletter marketing 6) Loyalty program creation and implementation 7) Branding campaigns 8) Reputation management 9) Text, banner and media advertising 10) PURL postcard marketing 11) Video and podcast creation and marketing campaigns 12) E-book and white paper campaigns 13) Split and variable testing for higher conversion rates to increase ROI 14) Analyze linking structure for increased traffic flow 15) Analytics programs and webmaster tools installation for evaluation of statistics 16) Identify additional revenue streams to increase profitability 17) Campaign creation targeted to increase frequency and amount of purchase 18) Real time traffic analysis for moment of truth strategy implementation 19) Proximity Marketing creation and implementation using mobile devices I look forward to helping you achieve your goals.

$177.78 /hr
2,377 hours
5.00
Karla Lant

Karla Lant

Writer, Editor, Professor

United States - Last active: 11 days ago - Tests: 8

I am a freelance writer and adjunct professor; I was a trial attorney until 2010. I have a BA and an MA in social sciences and each course of study was writing intensive. I have a JD from Columbia Law School. I have an LLM in biotechnology and genomics (thesis outstanding). My academic training and current teaching roles have given me expertise in AP, MLA, Chicago, APA, and other style guides. I have written a weekly column in a local online magazine, I write and manage several large business blogs, and I have managed and produced social media for several organizations. I have demonstrated editorial judgement and a superior command of the English language. I have years of teaching experience with adults and children. I have experience providing voice talent, especially for technical businesses (please see sample below). Finally, I have years of experience with training and course development. I am based in Phoenix, Arizona. PUBLICATIONS AND PRESENTATIONS Online portfolio: https://karlalant.contently.com Sample Press Releases: Live Casino Partners: http://www.pr.com/press-release/467632 Victoria Milan: (All English language press releases by Karla Lant) http://www.victoriamilan.com/press/ Sample Web Copy: Visualized Arts: http://visualizedarts.com/ Au Lac Gallery: http://aulacgallery.com.au/about/ Academic reference projects: Multicultural America, eds. Cortes, Carlos Eliseo and Golson, J. Geoffrey, 2014, multiple sections. Golson Media project: Encyclopedia of Emerging Markets, ed. Golson, 2014, multiple Industry Profile sections. Graphic World projects: Marketing Handbook (article on Social Media) and Business Law Handbook (article on Global Business Law), 2014. Lifestyle/Humor: Victoria Milan US: http://www.victoriamilan.us/blog/ Smiles for All: http://www.smilesforall.com/author/karla-lant/ http://www.smilesforall.com/three-surprising-things-wont-kill-laptop/ Professional Publications: “Are You Competent to Argue Juvenile Competency?” For The Defense, Vol. 15, Issue 01, Page 1, 2006. Lant, Karla. SEO Dos, Don'ts, and Must Haves. 11-04-2013. http://www.amazon.com/SEO-Donts-Must- Haves-Karla-Lant-ebook/dp/B00GJWJ3EW Book Reviews, Academic Work: “Review: ‘Recommendations for revisions to the Declaration of Helsinki,’” [International Journal of Feminist Approaches to Bioethics, “Commentaries” section, Fall 2007.] “Book Review: 25 Months” [American Philosophical Association Newsletter on Feminism and Philosophy, issue on clinical biomedical ethics]. “Book Review: The Socialist Feminist Project,” Association for Feminist Anthropology, 2004. http://www.aaanet.org/sections/afa/?book-review=the-socialist-feminist-project-a-contemporary-reader-in-theory- and-politics “Book Review: Death Is That Man Taking Names,” POLAR: Political and Legal Anthropology Review, Spring 2004. “Breeder at Law,” Columbia Journal of Gender and Law, Spring 2002. http://heinonline.org/HOL/LandingPage?collection=journals&handle=hein.journals/coljgl11&div=9&id=&page= Zombie Nation: Racism, AIDS, Haiti and Horror, University of Alabama, 1998. Books: Lant, Karla. The Candida Diet for Weight Loss Cookbook. Callisto Publishing. 2014. Lant, Karla. The Paleo Diet for Weight Loss Cookbook. Callisto Publishing. 2014. Lant, Karla. The Mediterranean Diet for Weight Loss Cookbook. Callisto Publishing. 2014. Lant, Karla. Mediterranean Slow Cooker Cookbook. Callisto Publishing. 2014. Lant, Karla (co-author). Candida Diet and Cookbook. Callisto Publishing. 2014. Editing projects: Please request samples http://www.nacdl.org/Champion.aspx?id=1659 Musical Theater: http://www.intransitthemusical.com/#!meet-the-writers/vstc2=karla-lant

$55.56 /hr
255 hours
4.95
Jill McCoomber

Jill McCoomber

Copywriter, editor, news release specialist, blogg...

United States - Last active: 25 days ago - Tests: 8 - Portfolio: 35

More than 31 years in journalism, public relations, marketing, photography and graphic design provides me with all the skills needed to offer a complete array of services. These include professional copywriting and editing; website content and design; blog copywriting; e-book content, editing, design and production; advertising, logo and other graphic design; photography and photo editing. Among my specialties are eye-catching flyers, brochures, print and online advertisements, SEO website content and blogs (experienced with Wordpress and Squarespace), B2C and B2B business writing, press releases, sales letters, copywriting, copy editing, marketing plans, annual reports, photography, stock photos and photo editing. Experience includes copywriting, design and layout for all types of printed materials, websites, newspapers and magazines. Extensive experience in travel writing, business and individual profile articles, commercial, advertorial and infomercial scripts for radio and television/video, e-mail and direct-mail campaigns and press release production for a wide variety of businesses, organizations, schools, nonprofits, political candidates, products and services. More than 10 years of full-time experience in resort, entertainment, and retail marketing and publicity. Exceptional research and interview skills. Expert in American English, perfect grammar and punctuation guaranteed. My goal is to make your copy, printed materials, e-book, advertising, website, signage, presentation or product stand out from the crowd! My hourly fees are negotiable and fixed-price jobs are welcome. The job isn't finished until the client is completely satisfied!

$65.00 /hr
44 hours
4.67
Cinzia N.

Cinzia N.

Expert translator and copywriter

Italy - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 17

I am an Italian native speaker, expert translator from English and Spanish to Italian, and skilled copywriter in Italian. Master's Degree in Modern Foreign Languages and Literatures (University of Pisa), lots of courses to extend my field of expertise and, last but not least, a long and interesting career in several companies as in-house translator, interpreter and foreign dept. employee. Besides, I have always been an avid reader, a feature which provides me with a very rich vocabulary as well as a high degree of fluency in writing in my own language. I am a careful, fast, reliable and skilled translator with over 20 years of experience, and I am able to transform your English/Spanish texts in "living" and enjoyable Italian content. Moreover, I am an excellent customer service agent (having worked for over a year for a company here on oDesk).

$20.00 /hr
1,135 hours
5.00
Brigid Rankowski

Brigid Rankowski

Autism Writer and International Presenter

United States - Last active: 22 hours ago - Tests: 8

Specializing in Autism, I'm currently working towards a Masters in Development Disabilities with and emphasis in Advocacy. I've given presentations throughout the United States, Hong Kong, and Mainland China. My writing experience is very vast and I have experience with press releases, articles, blog entries, newsletters, scientific papers, and I also have a book contract I am currently working on. I'm always interested in new writing projects related to Autism and I can provide samples of my work upon request.

$16.67 /hr
717 hours
4.97
Nikki G.

Nikki G.

TV Journalist l Publicist l Expert Writer l Copy E...

United States - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 18

If you're looking for a hardworking, Emmy nominated journalist who consistently meets deadline and takes pride in her work--look no further. VOICE TALENT: With approximately a decade of experience in the world of broadcasting, my on-air expertise extends beyond the camera. My voice can often be heard on the radio, over the Internet, and daily TV news stories. I work currently as a TV reporter/anchor in the southeast where on camera work and audio narrations are a specialty of mine. I offer clear, crisp non-regional narrations as well as those that require a southern accent. I only use the best equipment to provide "noise free" audio. I achieve this with a program called Adobe Audition that enables top quality recordings. From WAV, MP3 files, etc--I can provide you with just about any audio format. WRITTEN CONTENT: Besides working as an on-air talent and host, I am no stranger to the print world. I've created and proofed dozens of articles using AP style for the popular website eHow as well as Tyra Banks' newly launched beauty website, TypeF. My career revolves around constant writing. PUBLIC RELATIONS: I have also freelanced for BookSurge, a subsidiary of Amazon.com, writing press releases on upcoming books. Think about it. Who better to promote your product than someone who WORKS in the media!? I can't tell you how often press releases get lost in my inbox because they lack newsworthiness or just are simply boring to read. I currently provide PR work for a perfume and insurance company. SOCIAL MEDIA EXPERT: I live on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and other social media sites in order to help promote my clients as well as my own content. After all, it's FREE publicity and a great tool for self-promotion and generating a following. If you are clueless to this fairly new "world," let me introduce you to how it can help your business. BOTTOM LINE: In my career as a journalist, I've interviewed my share of celebrities including: Hollywood actor Danny Glover, celebrity chef Paula Deen, and ABC show host Ty Pennington to name a few. I have the ability to apply my interview skills along with everything else I've gained in my profession to provide you with the best possible result. I strive for 200% customer satisfaction. I look forward to potentially working for you and truly believe my extensive skills in journalism would be of great use to you. To view additional work I've done, check out my YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/nikkigaskins Please also view my PR & marketing company, Spotlight Media Pros: www.spotlightmediapros.com To view my online writing portfolio, please visit the link below: https://nikkigaskins.contently.com/

$22.22 /hr
424 hours
4.92
Rachael Van Cleave

Rachael Van Cleave

Multi-Media Expert - Social Media, PR, Voice Overs...

United States - Last active: 22 hours ago - Tests: 2

Rachael Van Cleave is a multimedia expert. She has more than 7 years experience in everything media ranging from being on-air talent to social media to public relations. She has launched social media, public relations, and communications departments from the ground up. Rachael has taken that experience into launching her own company, Persistence Media Consulting. She now helps businesses and organizations with their social media, public relations and communications strategies. She offers packages that cater to small businesses including, but not limited to: 1) New to social media? Persistence Media Consulting offers affordable packages for your small business to get you started. 2) Have launched social media pages, but aren’t sure what to do next? Persistence Media Consulting can help with that too. Rachael will help you build a social media plan and give you tips for creating content and can also help produce some of that content for you! 3) Don’t know how to write a press release or work with the media? With Rachael’s years of experience being in the media and working with them from the outside, she can help by simply writing a few press releases for you, or helping you come up with a greater public relations plan. 4) What about other media? Rachael has experience in videography, photography, graphic design, web design and management, voice over work and commercial work. Persistence Media Consulting can produce content for you from top to bottom. 5) Have something media related you want to try, but are not sure who you can go to for advice? Persistence Media Consulting takes pride in being flexible and helping you to solve problems. Just send Rachael an email and she’ll help you come up with a plan. I would love the opportunity to work with you and together move your business or organization forward. Learn more and see what people are saying about me by visiting my LinkedIn profile: http://lnkd.in/bfXKpR7. Expertise Microsoft Office Adobe Premiere Pro Adobe Dreamweaver Adobe InDesign Adobe Photoshop Adobe Master Suite Google Analytics Facebook Insights Avid HTML Videography Photography Imis i4A Conversational Italian Limited Spanish Platforms Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest LinkedIn Wordpress Klout Instagram SocialCam Yelp Foursquare Hootsuite Vine

$44.44 /hr
263 hours
5.00