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  1. M. Alexandra Willis

    M. Alexandra Willis

    Spreadsheet Guru

    United States - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 4

    I've worked with many eLance providers..many...but this provider is the best I've ever worked with.--Aslan. Client reactions like that have earned me the Top Rated status. I am an expert in developing user-friendly spreadsheets and other tools that automate your tedious tasks using, among other things, data analysis and visualization, pivot tables, and pivot charts.

    $55.56 /hr
    4,120 hours
    4.94
  2. Kathryn Schenk

    Kathryn Schenk

    Kathryn Schenk - Words of Every Size and Shape

    South Africa - Portfolio: 50

    With a love of storytelling and communication propelling me, I spend my days creating and perfecting the written word for a clientele that spans the globe. I delight in my work, and my clients do too. -- “Katie is the consummate professional and an amazing writer. Her writing is fresh, engaging and compelling. Regardless of the project, you won't be sorry you hired her. THE BEST writer on Elance.” -- “It's great working with this freelancer! She's extremely responsive and accountable and never misses a deadline. Highly recommend working with her!” -- “This writer produces some of the best work I have seen so far. She captures your attention and imagination & holds it right through.” Whether you have 140 characters to grab a prospect’s attention or you need to hold your reader’s attention for 1700 words, you want a writer that invests passion into finding the best words for the job. Your search for the perfect content and copywriter ends here.

    $75.00 /hr
    841 hours
    4.99
  3. Mary F.

    Mary F.

    Freelance Writer Helping You to Achieve Your Goals

    United States

    I am committed to the success of your project, and I want to show you that through exceptional writing! I am a full time freelance writer, I have taken my background in writing and marketing and turned it into my full time business. I have years of experience in writing articles, web copy, newsletters, promotional pieces, ebooks, blog content, literature, and communication pieces. I know what it takes to make my clients successful through writing, and I work hard to ensure that their goals are reached. I have experience within a wide array of topics, client types, and industries, and I perform all necessary research to turn around the very best content. I know what it takes to be a writer that can act as part of the team and ensure that my clients needs are met and expectations are exceeded. I continue to work on different types of writing each and every day. I would love the chance to show you what great writing is and how it can benefit your business opportunity.

    $22.00 /hr
    356 hours
    4.89
  4. Natasha J.

    Natasha J.

    Words to Life

    United States - Portfolio: 13

    Hello; I am an American freelance writer, editor and researcher currently living in Europe. My name is Natasha and I have began working as a freelance writer in graduate school to enhance my research and writing skills. I have a M.A. in Political Science and I specialize in blogs, e-books, SEO content, sales pages, recipes & diet plans, exercise programs, product reviews and how to articles just to name a few. I also offer specialized services that include writing romance short stories, fundraising scripts, employment handbooks and orientation guides tailored to fit your corporate needs. I also provide editing services for e-books, fiction and academic articles and research. All of my work is guaranteed 100% original and submitted to you on time without errors. My main goal is to provide high quality content that is informative, entertaining and up to date. Whether you need academic style writing, basic web-speak or a professional and authoritative voice, I provide it all.

    $20.00 /hr
    0 hours
    4.79
  5. Karen L.

    Karen L. Agency Contractor

    free lance provider

    Philippines - Tests: 2

    I had worked as a teacher both in a classroom and on-line settings for more than twelve years. Within the span of certain years in teaching, I was promoted twice. I became also a customer service representative in some call centers, where I took care of the different needs and complaints of the customers/clients. I did also remote trouble shooting for a cable company. At certain seasons. I write and conceptualize events for some companies and sometimes write ads and press releases. I had also my shares of telemarketing. I do not just work because of money but I want to be an asset and to develop more of myself in my chosen field. My passion for writing inspires me to teach. I have been writing for school plays , which are some adaptations and when I am not teaching, I write sequence guides and concepts of an ad or events, such as product launching.

    Associated with: JobHub

    $5.56 /hr
    1,033 hours
    5.00
  6. Connie H.

    Connie H.

    Strategic Marketing and Communications Consultant

    United States - Tests: 10 - Portfolio: 9

    Multi-talented professional with 10+ years strategic marketing and communications leadership and international experience across 5 continents. Expertise in web, print, advertising, event planning, email and direct marketing, internal communications and public relations. Exceptional creative collaborator who thrives deadline-driven environments.

    $88.89 /hr
    367 hours
    5.00
  7. Joanna L.

    Joanna L.

    Content Writer with Extensive Sales, Email Marketing, and eCommerce

    Germany - Tests: 2

    Joanna majored in English Language Literature (honors) at the University of California- Santa Cruz. She has extensive experience writing, editing, and rewriting for various blogs, articles, and companies. Joanna also has a strong background in sales, prospecting, creating a sales process and funnel, and negotiating. She has experience in email marketing, email marketing best practices, and how to optimize an email marketing program. She is also familiar with eCommerce best practices and has worked with many eCommerce shops of all sizes. In her past position at an email marketing software company, Joanna focused on agency partnerships and managed agency relationships. Joanna enabled agencies and customers to implement dynamic and personalized content into their email campaigns. She worked to help agency partners improve email marketing efforts through personalized and dynamic content, resulting in increased purchase rates, CTOR, and higher revenue per email. Joanna assists companies and agencies with email strategy in the following ways: - techniques for increasing CTOR (Click to Open Rate) - dynamic email content and personalization - predictive product and content recommendations - open time personalization - marketing automation tips and techniques - eCommerce platform & CRM data usage - customer and visitor behavioral analysis - transactional and trigger-based email strategy - email list management Joanna also provides writing services for both businesses and individuals. Specializing in website content, SEO keyword articles, blog articles, creative writing, editing services, and more, she creates the content you need to get noticed. Website Content Writing Services: -Web Page Content Creation, Articles, SEO Keyword Articles, Revisions and Rewrites, Landing Pages Business Writing Services: -Mission Statements, Articles, Email Templates, Newsletters, Brochures, Handbooks, User Guides, Press Releases, Scripts, Advertisements, White Papers, eBooks Blog Upkeep Services: -Daily, Weekly, or Monthly Updates - Original Posts - Content Generation - Web Traffic Driving Posts - Revisions and Rewrites Social Media Upkeep Services: -Facebook Updates, Posts, and Comments - Twitter Tweets, Replies, and Mentions - Regular Updates to Your Preferred Social Media Outlet - Web Traffic Driving Posts Editing and Rewriting Services: -Editing for Grammar, Spelling, and Content - English as a Second Language Editing - Style and Tone Revisions - Rewriting

    $40.00 /hr
    4 hours
    5.00
  8. Denise S.

    Denise S.

    Quality Writing at Affordable Prices

    United States - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 8

    Founded in 2003, Gemini Writing Services provides experienced and professional writing and editorial services. Timely and affordable content creation, ghostwriting and editorial services in educational, medical and health, science or niche fields.

    $35.00 /hr
    0 hours
    4.99