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Hire a ghostwriter today to write articles, novels, reports and other information on your behalf. Professionals, celebrities, executives and leaders often hire ghostwriters to help with social media or to draft autobiographies, blog posts, articles, songs and lyrics.

Ghostwriting is the art of writing books, stories, lyrics or other information that is then credited to another author. Ghostwriters may be hired to clean up and edit rough drafts or to write entire manuscripts. Skilled ghostwriters can adopt the writing style of the author and help a prolific author meet quotas and deadlines. On oDesk, the world’s largest online workplace, ghostwriters can provide written content for businesses and professionals around the world.

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Ghostwriting Job Cost Overview

Typical total cost of oDesk Ghostwriting projects based on completed and fixed-price jobs.

oDesk Ghostwriting Jobs Completed Quarterly

On average, 950 Ghostwriting projects are completed every quarter on oDesk.

950

Time to Complete oDesk Ghostwriting Jobs

Time needed to complete a Ghostwriting project on oDesk.

Average Ghostwriting Freelancer Feedback Score

Ghostwriting oDesk freelancers typically receive a client rating of 4.72.

4.72

Last updated: March 1, 2015

  • Lead Quality Analyst

    I am a person who can provide you with a high professional work. Because for me, quality does matter and I personally believe that the client should be getting for what he/she is paying. I am able to achieve … more

    I am a person who can provide you with a high professional work. Because for me, quality does matter and I personally believe that the client should be getting for what he/she is paying. I am able to achieve the targets way before the deadlines. I love to do research and I am ready to start the job right now. I am looking forward for the jobs that will help me to utilize my skills. I can work for 10 hours on daily basis and do have a typing speed of over 50 wpm with 100% accuracy.  less

    ebook-writing recipe-writing article-writing ghostwriting internet-research live-chat-operator translation-hindi-english microsoft-excel microsoft-word email-handling 00 more less
    • $5.56 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 0 HOURS
    • INDIA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 3 TESTS
  • Powerful & persuasive eBook writing, articles and editing

    I am a freelance copywriter who will take your idea and transform it into fresh, compelling content. Everything is written by me personally - so your content will be original, captivating and delivered on deadline. I am a native English speaker … more

    I am a freelance copywriter who will take your idea and transform it into fresh, compelling content. Everything is written by me personally - so your content will be original, captivating and delivered on deadline. I am a native English speaker with degrees in English literature and several years experience teaching grammar to adults from all over the world. I care about the details and will write your copy with perfect grammar and my own personal, creative touch. I have first-rate editing skills, a firm grasp of SEO and marketing principles, and can work under pressure. If you have the vision, I have the words for it!  less

    article-writing proofreading blog-writing creative-writing copywriting ghostwriting editing copy-editing 00 more less
    • $22.22 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 88 HOURS
    • SOUTH AFRICA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 6 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 4 TESTS
  • Published Author and Literary Consultant

    *I am now an oDesk top 10% contractor* As a published writer, I know how important your project is to you. If you need something written, I can write it. If you have it written, I can edit it. My … more

    *I am now an oDesk top 10% contractor* As a published writer, I know how important your project is to you. If you need something written, I can write it. If you have it written, I can edit it. My previous clients and references include best-selling and Oprah Book Club authors, international speakers, academics, religious leaders, and award winning journalists. Whether you need help with fiction, non-fiction, or creative non-fiction, I can present it in an engaging, page turning manner. My specialties include: Young Adult, Religion, Philosophy, and fantasy/science fiction, which includes popular paranormal romance and speculative fiction. I can adeptly write outside of my specialties, especially with journalism and memoir, but I do not write copy, technical manuals, or extreme erotica i.e BDSM, rape, or gay. Most people that seek me out these days for either critique or developmental editing. If you are stuck on a story or know a part is flat, I know how to help you fix it. Or if you have finished your story and want to know how it would do in the market, I can tell you. I am not just a writer, but a literary consultant. I know how to help you find an agent, get a line editor, or navigate the sticky ropes of self-publishing. My rates reflect my advance degree (MFA in Creative Writing), my status at oDesk, and over a decade of experience, so please do not contact with the idea of high quality work for pennies. My rates start at: Critique: $2 per 1,000 words Ghostwriting: $14 per 1,000 words (please note that this is a starting price for a first draft, unedited work.) Editing: $25 per hour  less

    copy-editing ghostwriting teaching-english creative-writing biography-writing christian-theology jewish-theology editing proofreading 00 more less
    • $25.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 1691 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 1 PORTFOLIO ITEM
    • 5 TESTS
  • Creative Freelance Writer

    I honed my academic research and writing skills whilst completing four university qualifications. After studying several subjects including English, Psychology, Fine Art and Education, I taught English for several years. I have experience in several writing fields including SEO, website … more

    I honed my academic research and writing skills whilst completing four university qualifications. After studying several subjects including English, Psychology, Fine Art and Education, I taught English for several years. I have experience in several writing fields including SEO, website content, blogs, magazine articles and children's literature. Not only am I a creative, divergent thinker, but I am also efficient and reliable, meeting all my deadlines and targets. I am looking for freelance writing work that will enable me to use my research and writing skills and showcase my creativity where possible. Please take a look at my blog Emanation at www.emmaflemming.com for examples of my writing.  less

    article-writing blog-writing wordpress content-writing seo creative-writing short-story-writing ghostwriting editing newsletter-writing 00 more less
    • $22.22 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 293 HOURS
    • SOUTH AFRICA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 6 TESTS
  • Ghostwriting and Copywriting

    I have a BA in Professional Writing with more than 7 years of experience in ghostwriting, copywriting, and editing. I am a published author with more than 50 credits to my name. I have had novels, short story collections, poetry … more

    I have a BA in Professional Writing with more than 7 years of experience in ghostwriting, copywriting, and editing. I am a published author with more than 50 credits to my name. I have had novels, short story collections, poetry collections, and a chapbook published by small press venues.My poetry and short fiction have appeared in publications as wide ranging as a Norton anthology to a small press horror collection thematically based on The Wizard of Oz. I have written contracted fiction for several small press outlets. In 2012, I won an Amazon.com writing contest which awarded me a contract to write an installment of a suspense/horror series for 47 North, a division of Amazon. The series, The Dead Man, is the creation of New York Times best-selling author Lee Goldberg. Additionally, I have ghostwritten articles, blog posts and game scripts. I have ghostwritten more than 300 articles in a wide array of areas, from online dating to comical pet information. I have a superb eye for editorial detail, and a knack for creative approaches to text. Professionally, I have also worked on large technical jobs; I have served as lead author and editor for several large contract jobs, many of which were valued at more than $10 million. I am able to blend my educational and occupational skills in creative and technical writing, allowing me to write about any topic in a voice that is approachable to any audience. I excel in translating technical texts into easy-to-understand terms and also have a keen eye and talent for composing ad copy and PowerPoint presentations. My true strengths lie in original web copy, creative content (non-fiction and fiction) and creative writing.  less

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    • $34.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 7 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 5 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 2 TESTS
  • Writer, Editor and Proofreader

    "I love polishing work for its intended audience." My fiction and non-fiction specialities include: Horror Paranormal Romance Erotica Contemporary Dreams France Marketing Business Self-help Communications EXPERIENCE I have 16 years' experience in writing, proofreading, editing and web design, working for … more

    "I love polishing work for its intended audience." My fiction and non-fiction specialities include: Horror Paranormal Romance Erotica Contemporary Dreams France Marketing Business Self-help Communications EXPERIENCE I have 16 years' experience in writing, proofreading, editing and web design, working for firms including Precise Media in London, Abbey National Bank and The Times Educational Supplement. I enjoyed several years as UK Chapter Head and Webmaster of the Horror Writers' Association, promoting quality and professionalism within the genre. Since leaving the UK to raise my first child in France, I have created a portfolio of several novels and many short stories, which I have published in a number of magazines and online venues, including Trapeze, 7x20, 140 Fiction and The Rapid Eye. In the last year alone, I have ghostwritten, proofread and edited dozens of texts for various audiences. http://deancedwards.com http://www.twitter.com/deancedwards In addition to this, I have published short stories, interactive fiction and novels (erotica, contemporary romance, horror and paranormal) under a pseudonym. As a freelancer, I have written, edited and proofread academic non-fiction, two memoirs, novels, short stories, a screenplay and several outlines. I'm pleased to say that in addition to my writing I've helped many clients prepare their own work for publication and have provided technical, marketing and creative advice. I now offer online publishing advice based on first hand experience. EDUCATION BA Writing Degree CIW (Certified Internet Webmaster) - which means that I can design and maintain most kinds of websites. English Literature Information Technology Business Studies Business Administration Most recently, I have attended an Advanced Screenwriting course in London. CAREER GOALS While seeking publication/representation for full-length fiction, I continue to write short stories, novellas and I am outlining a number of screenplays. I have been living in France for several years and would like to use my French language skills more often. OTHER I'm computer-literate, friendly and work quickly. I enjoy working independently and with others. I'm ambitious, creative, realistic and reliable. * ESTIMATED FEES FOR FIXED PRICE PROJECTS Editing starts at $8/1000 words, excluding ODesk fee, depending on content. Proofreading starts at $4/1000 words, excluding ODesk fee. Get in touch with your project requirements and I'll see if I can help.  less

    creative-writing ghostwriting ebook-writing erotica-writing content-writing article-writing copywriting research-papers proofreading copy-editing editing word-processing transcription translation-french-english screenwriting 00 more less
    • $12.50 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 42 HOURS
    • FRANCE
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 9 TESTS
  • Author, Creative Writer, Ghost

    Greetings, It is my goal to see your project come to life. I can write or ghostwrite books/articles/stories, help you edit your work and provide your readers with a compelling literary and/or informational experience. In the last … more

    Greetings, It is my goal to see your project come to life. I can write or ghostwrite books/articles/stories, help you edit your work and provide your readers with a compelling literary and/or informational experience. In the last year on oDesk, I have written over a million words for my clients and many of the books that I've written have become best-sellers on Amazon in their genres. I have written books, plays, screenplays, short stories, web-content, blogs/blog posts and academic papers to name a few. I have been published multiple times in literary journals. I have been a section editor for a literary publication in two consecutive years, and have performed copy editing for Weber State's undergraduate literary publication for three years. I have experience with creative writing, work-for-hire/ghostwriting, book writing, non-fiction and fiction writing, article writing and editing/proofreading. I am prolific and proficient in my field. I am creative, professional, and efficient. I can write in any genre of creative writing, and am very skilled in academic and technical writing as well. I like to form good working relationships with my clients, and often have repeat business for this reason and for the general quality of my work. I hope to work with you soon. My per-word rates are as follows: Under 10,000 words with minimal to moderate research: $0.03 per word (three cents per word) 10,000 words or more with minimal to moderate research: $0.04 per word (four cents per word) Any word-count with intensive research: $0.05 per word (five cents per word) I am flexible and open to negotiation, but I no longer accept penny-per-word (or less) projects.  less

    creative-writing book-writing ghostwriting fiction-writing ebook-writing short-story-writing erotica-writing literature-review content-writing article-writing 00 more less
    • $50.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 20 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 5 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 17 TESTS
  • Bestselling novelist offering complete writing services

    I'm a bestselling fiction author with years of business writing experience. I've sold 40,000 copies of my own books, and would love to make your full-length fiction and non-fiction as compelling as possible, through ghostwriting, book-doctoring or … more

    I'm a bestselling fiction author with years of business writing experience. I've sold 40,000 copies of my own books, and would love to make your full-length fiction and non-fiction as compelling as possible, through ghostwriting, book-doctoring or editing. I'm equally excited about helping you create appealing web copy, blog content, reports, newsletters, articles and press releases. I believe that perfectly polished prose must incorporate the following elements: Precision... Say what needs to be said in as few words as possible. Personality... There's no excuse for boring your readers! Polish... Clean copy reflects attention to detail and professionalism. I hold a BA in Communications from the College of Charleston, SC and an MA in Social Policy from the American University, Washington, DC. I'm an Adjunct Sociology Professor and have seven years of business writing experience, including time on Capitol Hill and at the UN. I look forward to writing with you or for you!  less

    creative-writing ghostwriting editing ebook-writing copywriting blog-writing article-writing newsletter-writing report-writing press-release-writing 00 more less
    • $22.22 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 7 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 6 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 4 TESTS
  • Top-Quality Ghostwriter, Editor and Proofreader

    I am a creative writer and editor with over a decade of professional experience, and I am in oDesk's top 10% of contractors. I have a gift for understanding client needs and providing exactly the writing you want. I … more

    I am a creative writer and editor with over a decade of professional experience, and I am in oDesk's top 10% of contractors. I have a gift for understanding client needs and providing exactly the writing you want. I have ghostwritten several complete books in the motivational/inspirational niche, as well as academic articles, blog articles, interviews and website content. I graduated at the top of my class with a bachelor's degree in English and an editorial internship with Front Street Books, an award-winning publisher of children's books and young adult fiction. I look forward to providing you with high-quality writing and editing services at a fair rate.  less

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    • $50.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 768 HOURS
    • UNITED STATES
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 3 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 11 TESTS
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