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Creative writing Upwork freelancers typically receive a client rating of 4.76.

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  1. David Sautter

    David Sautter

    Fitness and Nutrition Writer - Personal Trainer

    United States - Last active: 3 days ago - Portfolio: 1

    10 years of successful industry experience - Certified Personal Trainer - Group Fitness Instructor - Published health and fitness writer - Fitness and nutrition workshop leader - Social media manager for fitness-based companies Certified by the National Academy of Sports Medicine Featured articles and fitness content published in: - Workout Labs - Supplement Critique - No Time Wheysted - Men Daily - Gym Source - And many more...

    $35.00 /hr
    255 hours
    4.95
  2. Jade L.

    Jade L.

    Let me bring your ideas to life.

    Canada - Last active: 3 days ago - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 4

    “I highly recommend Jade. She's responsive, quick to understand project needs, and a damn good writer. She went the extra mile in researching my request, and I'm very pleased with the result!" "I purchased multiple pieces from Jade and was quite pleased! She was able to understand the directions and deliver exactly what was asked for. Additionally, her turn-around time was always very fast. I would recommend her without any worries." "Great job. Fantastic story that hits the beats I asked for. Great Work! THANKS!" You're here because you need a story written that will sell. You need something that will draw readers in and make them want more. And to accomplish that, you need a ghostwriter that knows that they're doing and how to do it well. The above are testimonials (taken straight from Elance and Fiverr) show that I am that perfect freelancer for this job. I will keep you updated on every step of the path to creating the perfect story for you, with zero worries.

    $35.00 /hr
    9 hours
    4.92
  3. Dmitriy A.

    Dmitriy A.

    Architect

    Latvia - Last active: 3 days ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 15

    I am a talented young professional with a strong focus on excellence in architecture and urban planning. I love beautiful things and hope to create more beauty through my work. Of all the arts I hold literature in highest regard. Architecture takes second place, as it also a type of literature, but in stone. I am well versed in graphic design applications and have a strong work ethics.

    $65.00 /hr
    722 hours
    4.89
  4. Patrick Seguin

    Patrick Seguin

    Expert Copywriter & Editor with Marketing Experience

    Czech Republic - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 12

    I write copy that helps you build and nurture mutually beneficial relationships with your customers. Complementary marketing skills enable me to identify market needs and communicate clear solutions. Writing has always been fundamental to my career. With over two decades of personal and professional experience, I can ensure that you speak with your audience effectively. I have over 15 years of experience in online marketing and product marketing, gained through positions in major international companies operating in the Czech Republic, including O2 and AVG Technologies. At present, I'm developing and executing communications strategies and producing content for eFace2Face, Inc., provider of the world’s only complete web-based video selling and electronic signature solution. I enjoy using my writing skills to breathe life into innovative ideas while working with talented people who are eager to share their knowledge and skills. Let me know what I can do for you. I look forward to meeting you!

    $50.00 /hr
    3,991 hours
    4.18
  5. Jasmine Bowen

    Jasmine Bowen

    Actor/Writer

    Canada - Last active: 10 days ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 2

    I have 12+ years experience in professional acting, including a BFA from the University of Toronto. I have worked with celebrities such as Donald Trump, U2 and the Black Eyed Peas. I have been writing my own scripts and managing my own characters for many of those years, and have produced and written 4 full-length theatre shows. I have written many novels, short stories, and novellas.I have also written for non-fiction novels on entrepreneurship. I would like to explore my creative writing more, as it’s an avenue I enjoy just as much as playing the characters. I believe my years on stage and previous experience give me assets to bring to the table. My years of playing characters has given me creativity to write them. Please see my author links. https://www.smashwords.com/profile/view/JasmineBowen https://www.smashwords.com/profile/view/JasmineBowen1 https://www.smashwords.com/profile/view/JasmineBowen2 http://www.amazon.ca/s?_encoding=UTF8&field-author=Jasmine%20Bowen&search-alias=digital-text

    $15.56 /hr
    17 hours
    4.98
  6. Dhananjay Singh

    Dhananjay Singh

    Wordpress, Magento and PHP Developer

    India - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 4

    i am a web developer. i have five year of experience in wordpress, magento, codeigniter, html and css. I have developed many themes and plugins for wordpress, i have also done a lot of custom coding with wordpress websites. I have developed themes for magento, i have not worked on extension development of magento. I have developed three websites using codeigniter and all codes are hand written because that's why people use codeigniter, for custom solutions those can't be developed using any other available cms, or software on web. "I only work on the projects with clear requirements, Don't hire me until you are 100% sure that i can do that work for you, Discuss with me, talk with me and hire me only when you are 100 % assured" "A Creative man can do anything"

    $6.67 /hr
    402 hours
    4.87
  7. Nikols Latuff

    Nikols Latuff

    Voiceover (Spanish & English)/ Audio Edit / Social Media Manager

    United Kingdom - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 1

    Hello, my name is Nikols, I have an Bachelor's degree in Administrative and Managerial Sciences (Mention Marketing), I have 4 years of experience as a Radio Host, and Voiceover for different brands, also since last year i've been developing characters like children, and teenagers. Within 48 hours you will be receiving the final work (audio: mp3, aif, wav), professional quality is guaranteed besides it can be edited (music or effects) for extra payment. Voice Over: - Calling center voiceover - Narrative texts - Voice for Tv, radio, & internet commercials - Characterization Experience: 4 years I have been head of Social Media Marketing for radio company and my own business in Latin America, being able to identify cultural and music trends, generate content for a music and entertainment Radio stations and lead local events. As a music journalist I've been working for over 5 years, interviewing artists from Latin America (Chile, Argentina, Mexico, Venezuela) and Europe (Netherlands, and Spain) besides leading and hosting a monday-to-friday radio show in a national broadcast company. Also I have organised for 3 consecutive years (2012-2013-2014) an international tour from Venezuela to Chile's Lollapalooza music festival. MANAGEMENT: - Social media management - Community management - Social media marketing strategist - Entertainment and cultural business developer Experience: 6 years Area: Radio, Entertainment, Music journalism.

    $10.33 /hr
    832 hours
    5.00
  8. Carissa Lintao

    Carissa Lintao

    Blogger, Photoshop Artist, Social Media, Creative Writer

    United States - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 3

    I am a full time college student with different areas of expertise. I have studied graphic arts and have worked with various social media websites: YouTube, Tumblr, Twitter, Instagram, & Facebook. I also specialize in creative writing and have worked on many different projects before. If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact me!

    $20.00 /hr
    23 hours
    4.85
  9. Cecile F.

    Cecile F.

    Writer Translator

    Mauritius - Last active: 13 hours ago - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 3

    My main quality is that I master French language. I have a strong experience in web journalism, but I also excel in creative writing. From translation, to proof reading, I have been in the field as a freelance for several years. I am a hard-worker used to short deadlines and able to work under-pressure. I have consolidated my competences with journalism and communication courses and entertained my writing skills by writing and publishing novels in French over the last years.

    $15.00 /hr
    1,640 hours
    4.98