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  1. Ilnytskyi Vasyl

    Ilnytskyi Vasyl

    Translation, editing, proofreading, subtitling

    Ukraine

    - translation, editing, subtitling. - eight years of experience in translation services; - native speaker of Ukrainian and Russian; - Master Degree in Linguistics (English);

    $11.00 /hr
    5 hours
    5.00
  2. Brittany Templeton

    Brittany Templeton

    Culture, Travel, Writing, Editing, Organizing

    United States

    Born in beautiful Southern California, Educated in the even more beautiful Switzerland, and recently finished working in Prague, Czech Republic. My undergraduate degree is in international management and intercultural communications, with a minor in marketing. My Masters degree is in Education, with an emphasis on English Language learners. I have an immense amount of experience writing, editing and proofreading (especially for non-native speakers). However, my first love is business- I am a part time wedding coordinator and part time production assistant with a lot of experience in both the organizational and creative sides of things. I have traveled to over 60 countries, and lived, worked, as well as studies in multiple places around the world.

    $11.00 /hr
    0 hours
    4.97
  3. Nadeen S.

    Nadeen S.

    Expert English - Arabic Translator and Writer

    Palestinian Territories - Portfolio: 4

    I guarantee my clients professional translation with the lowest price without using any programs or online translators. Certified English-Arabic translator and a package of expertise at your service. Huge experience and genuine effort to fulfill your needs efficiently and accurately, in high levels of punctuality. What sets me a part from others, and makes me your perfect choice, is that I will re-write and creatively translate your document, to let it smoothly flow into the mind of the reader. I guarantee to my clients, a piece-of-art translation work, proofread all the way through, to achieve a high quality outcome. This is a very special talent.. I also have lots of English writing and editing skills , and I can professionally use Adobe Photoshop , Microsoft Word , and Microsoft PowerPoint .

    $10.00 /hr
    82 hours
    4.94
  4. Brigitta S.

    Brigitta S.

    Professional Health Writer

    South Africa - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 1

    I am a passionate medical and alternative health writer with a mission to make health and well being both simple and practical for my readers. Services offered include : writing content on alternative health, well being, physical conditions, supplementation, nutrition, home remedies, online content, editing, proofreading, web content, SEO articles, blogs, web design. The write stuff. On time. Every time.

    $22.22 /hr
    1,420 hours
    5.00
  5. Sarpedon W.

    Sarpedon W.

    Words Through The Eye Of Your Needle

    United Kingdom - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 5

    Creative writer awaiting command to flame on. I have a background in improvisational theatre and academia, and can fuse creativity with rigour. Equally at home generating original material from scratch or polishing rough drafts, I will write/edit your web content, articles, speeches, blog posts, fiction, TOV statements — and more. As a bonus, I can mingle with your jingles & slogans and fix up your stuff for Kindle. If your games need dialogue, narrative, flavour text etc, then check me out - I've been gaming since RPG flew out of the 70s on a dragon. Miscellaneous out-of-the-box nailability a speciality. They say Content is King; I say if you need your words dressing up then invest in a decent wardrobe.

    $55.00 /hr
    35 hours
    4.98
  6. Jaquelin Elliott

    Jaquelin Elliott

    Writer, Editor, Proofreader and Translator

    United States - Tests: 4

    A recent graduate of The University of Michigan, where I won fellowships and awards for my Academic and Creative Writing, I am an excellent writer, editor and proofreader of all types of fiction and nonfiction. I also specialize in French-to-English translation. My goal is to deliver you clever, professional prose and sharp, detail-oriented proofing/editing. I have a quick turnaround time and an anal attention to detail and accuracy bred from years of pouring over English essays and taking red pens to my textbooks.

    $15.00 /hr
    549 hours
    4.99
  7. Nancy Bach

    Nancy Bach

    Writer/Editor Always high quality and on time (or early)

    United States - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 52

    Highly experienced writer, editor, and project manager. Currently managing virtual team developing and writing online content for global finance business. Also providing primary editing and some writing for major Internet travel and language-learning businesses. I have BS and MBA degrees and have worked in various technical, marketing, and managerial roles while living in Hong Kong, Switzerland, and US. - Built and led virtual, cross-cultural teams world-wide - Strong leadership, communication, and organizational development skills - Change agent and manager - Very proficient trainer and facilitator A broad-based writer and perfectionist editor, I'm skilled in working with clients who are not native-English speakers. My range includes articles, full-length books and series in travel, technical, business, children and young adult, motivational, romance, user guides, and training materials. I'm editor-of-choice for several children's, business, and travel authors.

    $40.00 /hr
    3,081 hours
    4.97
  8. 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