Ruth S.

Ruth S.

Experienced Technical Writer, Business Writer and Copywriter

Rayton, South Africa



What's the difference

Talented, detail-oriented technical writing professional with over 7 years of experience communicating technical information clearly and effectively.

I have written numerous user manuals, software system guides, administration guides and configuration guides. For the last 6 years I have produced technical documentation for a Java-based CMS.

I can write in almost any environment and have experience with Jira, Confluence (Wiki), SVN, Git and more.

My writing is backed by more than 20 years of v…


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Work History & Feedback

Website Pages Content needed

5 hrs @ $66.67/hr
Earned $356
“Excellent communication about the job, honest feedback.”


API Documentation writing

21 hrs @ $22.22/hr
Earned $456
“Good writer. Recommended.”


Technical Writer to Create Software User Guide

24 hrs @ $17.78/hr
Earned $430
“Ruth was a great asset. I would recommend her for any technical writing requirements.”


Web Content Writer

34 hrs @ $16.67/hr
Earned $575
“Ruth was great to work with. Very friendly and responsive. I hope to be able to work with her again”


website - professional writing

4 hrs @ $20.00/hr
Earned $96
“Good job”


Technical Documentation Editor

59 hrs @ $13.33/hr
Earned $762
“Ruth did a very good job on a complex documentation project.  She took initiative to really understand the project and provide her own input.  She worked quickly and took direction well.”


Write a tutorial for a new Consumer Web Technology

70 hrs @ $25.00/hr
Earned $1,857
Job in progress

Tests Taken
Name Percentile Score

Office Skills Test


PBwiki Test


Technical Writing Skills Certification


U.S. English Basic Skills Test


U.S. English Chicago Style Editing Skills Test (For Writing Professionals)