Amanda Risi
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Amanda Risi

English Wordsmith, Writer, Editor, Strategic Communications


Durban North, South Africa


Direct Response Copy Writing, Professional Editing, Website Copy Writing, Catchy Product Descriptions, Educational and Technical Articles, Media Releases, Brochure Copy, Flyers, Product Guides, White Papers, Creative Non-Fiction, Biographies. When you need a wordsmith who listens carefully, researches thoroughly, corrects gracefully, and writes effectively - hire me. A writer who understands context, has an eye for design, and is focused on helping to grow your business. Through and through. Overcoming a buyer's inertia. As a child, my nose was constantly in a book. Reading everything from Shakespeare to Lord of the Rings and biographies about people whose lives went from the ordinary ... moreto the extraordinary. Educated in Journalism, Communications and PR, my writing and editing skills were honed through sub-editing a student newspaper, writing plays for local performance, editing books of poetry, crafting business communications, editing academic work, and numerous other applications over 25 years. Persuasive copy writing coupled with systematic editing helps your business become known, and builds relationships with your customers. I look forward to partnering with you to grow key aspects of your business. less

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Work History and Feedback

  • Feb 2015 - Jun 2015

    Etsy Expert
    Amanda is such an amazing and diligent person to work with. She is very detail oriented, meets deadlines, and provides over an above what is expected. Very pleased with her work and I definitely will be hiring her again
    $200.00 earned
    Fixed Price

  • May 2013 - Jun 2015

    SEO, Etsy expert- Content Writer
    Amanda, Thank you SO much! You did a fantastic job writing my item descriptions as well as bio for my Etsy Shop. I am ranked in the top 5 stores for my niche with more than 15k views a month, Thanks to your SEO/ Copyright skills.. Will definitely hire again.
    $150.00 earned
    Fixed Price

  • Nov 2012 - Mar 2014

    Content Writer For SocialEngine SE4 Website
    One of the very best! I would highly recommend her for any job within the scope of her expertise. Thank you for your good work.
    $455.55 earned
    Fixed Price

  • Apr 2013 - May 2013

    Business Proposal To Procure Bank Loan
    Amanda is really good at what she does. Although the job took slightly longer than expected, the end result was fabulous! She also answered all emails promptly, and took the time and effort to explain any delays. In short, Amanda is really a rare gem in the field of copywriting, I will not hesitate to engage her services in the future.
    $166.67 earned
    Fixed Price

  • Feb 2013 - Apr 2013

    Telemarketing Sales Script & Process Copywriter for B2B Mobile Sites
    $191.66 earned
    Fixed Price

  • Mar 2012 - Jun 2012

    Copywriter Needed

    No feedback given

    2 hours
    $35.00 / hr
    $70.00 earned

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Name Score (out of 5) Time to Complete
English Spelling Test (U.S. Version) 5.00 1st Place! 15 mins
Content Writing Skills Test 4.40 Top 10% 14 mins
Creative Writing Test - Non-fiction (UK Version) 4.60 Top 10% 17 mins
ERP Test 4.40 Top 10% 20 mins
Creative Writing Test - Non-fiction (U.S. Version) 4.75 Top 10% 17 mins
Marketing Methods and Techniques Test 4.40 Top 10% 25 mins
Report Writing Test 4.10 Top 20% 21 mins
UK English Proofreading Skills Test (Oxford Guide to Style) 3.25 Top 10% 40 mins
U.S. English AP Style Editing Skills Test (For Writing Professionals) 3.60 Top 20% 37 mins
UK English Grammar Test (For Writing Professionals) 3.40 Top 10% 20 mins
Organizational Behavior Test 3.75 Top 10% 14 mins
UK English Basic Skills Test 4.60 Top 10% 15 mins
Technical Writing Skills Certification 3.75 Top 10% 23 mins
Email Etiquette Certification 4.55 Top 10% 19 mins
U.S. Word Usage Test 4.10 Top 20% 11 mins
English Vocabulary Test (U.S. Version) 4.75 Top 10% 12 mins
Management Skills Test 3.25 Top 20% 20 mins
Social Media Marketing Test 4.25 Top 30% 12 mins
U.S. English Basic Skills Test 4.75 Top 10% 22 mins
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Work History

64% Job Success
692 hours worked
77 jobs


Less than 30 hrs/week

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