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Hire a technical writer today to write content for a variety of technical fields including aerospace, computer hardware, software and finance. Technical writers often create user guides, instruction manuals and professional reports, in addition to performing research on technical topics.

Technical writing is a form of precise communication seen in a variety of fields like finance, consumer electronics and software. It is the type of language seen in instruction manuals and professional reports. Technical writers are often familiar with a variety of industry-specific software, or may utilize a writing program like LaTeX to input mathematical equations and graphs into a report. On Upwork, the world’s largest online workplace, hire a technical writer today to write reports, manuals, publications and other technical documents.

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Average Technical writing Freelancer Feedback Score

Technical writing Upwork freelancers typically receive a client rating of 4.75.

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  1. Steve A.

    Steve A.

    Copywriter/Editor - B2B/B2C - Healthcare/Science

    Spain - Tests: 9 - Portfolio: 8

    B2B & B2C content / copywriting services for all your direct response marketing needs. I can provide: - Website content - Slogans and captions - B2B and B2C blog posts - Social media releases - Product descriptions - Articles & how to guides - Press releases - Scientific/Technical writing Skills - HTML (coded content can be provided) - Wordpress. - Content provided in UK or US English Please check my profile for examples of previous work or contact me to discuss your content requirements. I look forward to hearing from you and I hope to have the opportunity of helping you develop your online image and increase your readership and conversions. Steve

    $33.00 /hr
    327 hours
    4.78
  2. Fayola Vidale

    Fayola Vidale

    Experienced erotica writer, proofreader, content writer

    Trinidad and Tobago - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 1

    I am a freelance writer that manipulates a person's senses through my creative writing techniques and brings hope to others through my unique, inspirational article pieces. I have had a passion for writing ever since I can remember. I am continually seeking ways in which to enhance my abilities in this field whether it be by tutorials or reading the work of another artist in the field. If you are looking for someone with fresh ideas and a new perspective on writing I am readily available to render my services to you and your company. Hoping to hear from you soon.

    $11.11 /hr
    1,202 hours
    4.22
  3. Anoop V.

    Anoop V.

    Top Rated Freelancer. 3000+ Hrs Social Media Expert, Content Writer

    India - Tests: 21 - Portfolio: 4

    To obtain a position that would be sensitive to the needs of an employer who is willing to utilize my knowledge and experience as well as my academic accomplishments. Ability to handle Big Projects is my advantage I am an internationally experienced writer who well knows the power of words, especially when it comes to writing SEO articles. I can produce 3000 words a day and I can assure you that they will be original, unique and everything will be passed through copyscape before delivery. I have written over 7000 SEO articles for various link building websites like LinkVana and SocialAdr. Completed 2 projects with AT&T Telecommunications, U.S. as Chat and Email Support Agent, for their DSL HSI Customers, at HCL Technologies BPO Division located in Noida, India. I have a good level of emotional intelligence to get along with different types of customers and colleagues and I can keep my cool in hard times. I am trained to be a proactive.

    $9.00 /hr
    3,521 hours
    4.34
  4. Muhammad Anas

    Muhammad Anas

    Professional Web Developer, Graphic Designer and SEO Analyst.

    Pakistan - Tests: 8 - Portfolio: 73

    140+ Completed Jobs on Upwork, I am a Professional Top Rated Software Engineer with +4 years of extensive experience in Web Development, Graphic Designing and SEO. Regarding Web Development; I would like to say, "This is what I live for." I am an individual Web Developer and offer all my Professional Services individually. I am a Web Programmer that uses html5, css3, jQuery and Ajax to develop modern Eye-catching look Reflexive websites. I am a web developer specialized in PHP5 and MySQL. I am expert enough to optimize the newly website as I have sound skills in S.E.O (Search Engine Optimization). I’m proficient in many tools, CMS and languages (WordPress, Joomla and Drupal). I can work up to the mark and merely based on your demands and requirements. So you people need not to worry about the quality of work, it will be awesome that’s my promise. I simply want to offer my services to you people so always feel free to hire me for your any Projects based on my Skills.

    $10.00 /hr
    1,719 hours
    4.96
  5. Korilynn S.

    Korilynn S.

    Freelance Writer/Author

    United States - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 14

    I have been a freelance writer for over 10 years. I freelance write in areas including creative writing, sales, resume creation, web content, landing pages and blogs. I produce high-quality content that can be tailored to any customer's need. I have written for publications including USA Today and Type F.

    $22.22 /hr
    797 hours
    4.90
  6. Sergey K.

    Sergey K.

    SEO, SEM, Website Review. Trustworthy & Reliable Expert

    Russia - Tests: 24 - Portfolio: 20

    Last 4 years I help website owners to reach Google/Yandex Top10 via optimizing website and building backlinks. I conduct a thorough analysis of website and competitors, prepare a detailed strategy and implement it or manage its implementation by buyers' team week by week. I'm able to work at a number of projects at once keeping an eye to every little detail. May Your Website Be a Rocket to Google Top10 Fueled with My Knowledge, Experience and Devotion!

    Groups: Bluehost Developers and Designers

    $13.44 /hr
    2,264 hours
    4.76
  7. Paulo Matuck

    Paulo Matuck

    Brazilian writer and translator

    Brazil - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 8

    Journalist, translator (English and Spanish to Portuguese) and writer, I have over 20 years of experience. Expert in Internet, I worked at UOL, Terra and StarMedia where I developed the sports sites, started, trained teams and created online broadcast tools used up today. Since 2003 I work as a consultant improving company's image to internal and external audiences, text production to improve visibility in search engines (SE0), market research and translation, among others. Some companies that I attended this period: Howstuffworks (comotudofunciona), Webinformation GmbH , EY (Ernest & Young), Seowc - SEO Strategist (Vouchercloud), Mndtrading (EZTrader), Damon Freemon Consultoria ( Praticagem Brasil), NSJMexico, Bet99, LottoRocks, AGO, Translation Services, Dharma Home Suites, PuraEco Integral Wellness, Premise Data Corporation, Good Jobs, Northbay Networks, Doctoralia, Clickworker, AGsportsdata, Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Psicossomática, Essence London, Chris Happy, LVT Laser Subtitling and LanguageNoBar (Vizury, Century ) What can you expect? * Work completed in agreed time * Job completed with high quality * Fair prices

    $15.00 /hr
    1,414 hours
    4.55
  8. Mary Kaye Eisele

    Mary Kaye Eisele

    Technical Copywriter, Copy Editing, Content Writer and Business Writer

    United States - Tests: 3

    If you are looking for an amazing writer and/or editor who is a long-time oDesk contractor, you've landed at just the right place, and with just the right person. I get you. I know you're busy. And whether I'd be working for you or a client(s) of yours, as a writer, it is my job to be flexible. Not only that, but when a deadline escalates, I have a long history of going the extra mile and delivering content exactly to your liking. But don't take my word for it; check out my 50+ oDesk references for which I've logged over 3,000 hours on oDesk! Kaye to the rescue here. (And yes, I go by Kaye.) Just because you don't want to hire a newbie. You want someone who is tried and true, someone who can DELIVER just what you're looking for. Whether that be copywriting, technical writing, or editing of any type. My specialties include IT writing/technical writing, copywriting, app writing, manual writing, and health IT and healthcare writing, among many other types. I'm a loyal, fast, thorough, and original technical writer with an academic/medical background at your beck and call. What more could you ask for?

    $22.50 /hr
    3,300 hours
    4.80
  9. Shruti Chandra

    Shruti Chandra

    Content writer

    India - Tests: 4

    For every article I write, my objective is to create an excellent piece of writing. With decade old experience in website content writing for businesses, SEO article writing and fiction writing, I can handle any type of content in English expertly. I have written product reviews, product descriptions, generic articles, articles on SEO and SMM etc. When I write an article, I first research the subject well, plan its structure, think about introducing newness by bringing in different perspectives and then use beautiful prose to bring the desired effect. The process does not change, but the style of writing changes according to the demands of the employer. In the end, an article needs to be informative, interesting, useful and engaging.

    $8.89 /hr
    1,619 hours
    4.98
  10. Zoe Z.

    Zoe Z.

    Big Data Analysis, Technical, Academic, and Web Content Writer

    United States - Tests: 1

    My name is Zoe and I am a PhD student and freelance writer. I have experience in Big Data analysis, manipulation, and presentation, as well as writing technical training manuals, standard operating procedures, and software manuals. I am a fluent English speaker, born and raised between the U.S. and Canada. Some of my skills are listed below: • Strong research, organization, and planning skills • Ability to perform data management activities to ensure the generation of accurate, complete and consistent data • Proficient in writing contracts, proposals, training guides, end-user software/hardware manuals, operations manuals, guided curriculum, online help, tutorials, research papers, web content, articles, blogs, technical reports, newsletters, and brochures • Proficient in many computer applications including Microsoft Word, Access, Excel, SPSS Statistics, Microsoft Dynamics, SQL, SAS, C++, Sharepoint, Cisco WebX, Live Meeting, and IBM Rational Tools • Familiar with business process management tools, i.e. cause and effect diagrams • Experience working with six sigma tools. Familiarity with Enterprise Architecture. • Familiarity with Enterprise Architecture. • Experience in CRM analysis, development, implementation, and customization • Experience in assessing client needs, designing, developing, and implementing databases for clients. • Ability to create new databases by using the tool functions and other database administration tools, perform data integrity reviews such as analysis, evaluation, documentation, design and modeling, instantiation, control, maintenance, collaboration, disaster recovery, and data migration • Experience collaborating with experts in a variety of fields to develop quality academic programs and curriculum. • Experience collaborating with experts in a variety of fields to develop quality, publishable materials • Strong project management skills • Excellent verbal and written communication skills • Effective problem solving capabilities • Ability to interact with individuals from varying socioeconomic and cultural backgrounds • Background in healthcare information technology, statistics, finance, and management • Capable of building strong client relationships • Experience performing quality reviews and addressing any issues

    $38.89 /hr
    598 hours
    5.00