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Steve McKenna - Freelance Poem Writing & Writing
1
Kudos
2.5
2 Skills
$15
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...i hope this works!?...here we go!?... ...so your uncle bob has passed away!?...he was 79 years old and worked as a florist in Harrogate!?...he was married for 55 years to Julie and they lived in the same house that bob built after they were married!?...they kept dogs!?...Sally and Judy and Bess and Sam!?...they also had a parrot called “Mr Mouth”!?...they had 3 kids!?...Sarah, Ben and...
Harrogate, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom

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4.5
2 Skills
$35
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Danny Hale - Freelance Graphic Design & Website Design
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5.0
2 Skills
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Danny Hale Designer / Web Developer / Online Marketing Specialist Summary I'm a highly motivated, creative, and versatile computer specialist with 20 years professional experience. I have a proven track record creating powerful web solutions and marketing strategies that go above and beyond achieving goals set by my clients. I am continually enrolled in courses and seminars working to expand my knowledge of design, development, multimedia production, and marketing. My Skills Web Design & Web - Development I have extensive experieance creating websites - micro-sites - Facebook custom pages - landing pages - banner ads - e-mail creative (Joomla-Drupal-Word press & Custom Programmed CMS's)- integration - customizations - Extension and Module development Flash Design Business Systems Email Marketing websites - presentations - web ads-social content - flex applications Coding Customer Relationship management systems (CRM) - enterprise resource planning systems (ERP) - inventory management systems - data store integrations User interface design/web design Content Management Systems Custom programming & Custom Application Development with HTML - HTML 5 - PHP - JQUERY - AJAX - JAVA Print Design logos, magazines, catalogs, print ads, flyers, brochures, cards, posters, signs Online Marketing CPA / Affiliate Marketing - CPA campaign management – CPA campaign development, affiliate recruitment, affiliate program development, data feeds Development and maintenance of mass email systems including – IP Reputation Management – DKIM Standards Compliance – Spam Cam Compliance – mail analytics – Mail Segmenting Search Engine Marketing including - PPC, SEO, Article Marketing, Link Building, and Keyword Content Creation. Social media development and social marketing, Facebook applications programing, reveal tabs, microsites, social stream development, social event promotion and development – social media creation. Experience Market Media 2007 - Present http://www.marketmedia.biz Designer / Web developer / Online Marketing Specialist I am responsible for designing /developing and managing various online marketing media including websites, CPA and PPC campaigns, Social Media Campaigns & Strategies, landing pages, e-mail, newsletters, banner ads, micro - sites, flash movies and various other videos for Clients spanning from Major Corporations to Mom and Pop small businesses across the Nation. REI SOLUTIONS and BSG 2004 - 2007 Designer / Web Master / Application Developer While with REI Solutions I developed two powerful software titles from the ground up - Smart Lead Manager and Real Estate Power Tools. It was a great experience and forced me to learn more about ASP.net, XML, and Visual Studio. I also built several websites for REI and the BSG division of the company, tended to our subscriber base (newsletters, special offers, Podcasts, ETC.) handled all online marketing and designed two complete trade show packages one for each division (Trade show booth - Multi Media Presentations for our video projectors, and flat screens, interactive kiosks, brochures, and business cards). RUESCH MEDIA 2003 - 2004 www.rueschmedia.com Pre-press / Designer / Web designer / Developer I handled all pre-press, design, and web development for Ruesch Media where I created several web sites for various clients. I designed several complete magazines for Ruesch Media including Homes Magazine, Scrapbook Premier, and Contractor Trade Magazine. POOLSIDE PINEAPPLE 2001 - 2003 Designer / Webmaster My primary responsibility when I started at Poolside was to create a functioning website that would allow us to sell and showcase our products online. Once the website was up and functioning (sells increased by 400% in one month!). I also helped develop a new line of products called yard wraps that allow clients to present strong branding and marketing messages on yard cups. FORT DEARBORN COMPANY 1997 - 2001 www.fortdearborn.com Pre-press man / Designer I worked at Fort Dearborn Company as a pre-press technician helping them make the transition from traditional pre-press to pure digital pre-press and typography. After the first year I became a designer in the west coast division and spent most of my time split between pre-press and design for clients like Best Foods - Gatorade - Del Monte - Kraft.
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Daniel E. Blackston - Freelance Ghostwriting & Article Writing
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5.0
2 Skills
$13
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I'm an expert freelance writer, researcher, and editor with a tested record of experience. I've completed over 2,000 freelance projects in all areas of writing from fiction to SEO and resume writing. I've also edited and published some of the most popular writers in fantasy and SF, including E.E. Knight, Tanith Lee, R.A. Salvatore, Rosemary Jarman, and Nathan Meyer. Key Achievements: * Author / Editor of three trade-paperback collections of heroic fiction: Lords of Swords, Sages and Swords, and Lords of Swords Two. * Managing editor of SFReader.com. * Senior Editor of Pitch-Black Publishing, LLC. * Award-winning graduate of the Publisher's Marketing Association University. * Co-founder and former editor of Flashing Swords E-zine. Throughout my career, I have consistently demonstrated an individual capacity to satisfy a wide range of clients and consistently meet deadlines.
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Philip B. Clark - Freelance Technical Illustration & Digital Art
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4.0
2 Skills
$20
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RESUME PHILIP B. CLARK EMPLOYMENT EXPERIENCE Retired 2009 - present Raytheon/BBN Technologies, Cambridge, MA Freelance Consultant (1989-2009) Marketing Media Specialist and Technical Illustrator. Desktop graphics for reports, research studies, presentations, marketing, engineering concept drawings and visuals for developmental projects. MAC and PC formats using Canvas, Auto CAD, Adobe Illustrator, MS Power Point, Adobe Photo Shop, MS Word, and Corel Draw. Technical Art Services, Mystic, CT (1984-2011) Owner/operator since 1984 as a free-lance/subcontracted technical illustrator for many major companies offering illustration and desktop graphics. New 3-D for IPB’s and 2-D artwork, line art and graphics. Charts, graphs, circuit card assemblies, training v-graphs and layouts. Technical parts/training manuals, visual aids and concept drawings. Electric Boat, General Dynamics Corp., Groton, CT (1979-1984) Sr. Design specialist/Technical Illustrator for the Tech Pubs Dept.. Concept renderings, visual aids, trimetric, isometric, cutaway and exploded views of equipment used on and with nuclear submarines for tech and training manuals, proposals and presentations. OTHER EMPLOYMENT EXPERIENCE (1972-1979) US Geological Survey, Falmouth, MA Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute, Woods Hole, MA Environmental Research and Technology, Concord, MA Camp, Dresser & McKee, Boston, MA Ford Motor Company, Dearborn, MI SERVICE HISTORY US Air Force, Meteorology (1968-1972) 4 yrs with Honorable Discharge EDUCATION Norwich Free Academy, Norwich, CT(1960-1964) Fine Arts School of Visual Arts, New York, NY (1965-1968) Technical Illustration US Citizen
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Orlando McCoy - Freelance Illustration & Industrial Design
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5.0
2 Skills
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my name is Orlando McCoy. I'm an industrial designer. I enjoy developing conceptual themes and while also building serious clientele that is in need of a skilled designer. I specialize in 2D and 3D illustrations, and I am no stranger to package design. I offer full a full array of skills from start to finish.
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Imani Brathwaite - Freelance Admin Support & Bulk Mailing
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2.5
2 Skills
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Summary of Qualifications: I am a mature, well rounded college educated business professional with over 2 years' experience as an office support clerk. Ready, willing and able to transfer my skills and knowledge in order to work towards the goals and positive growth of my prospective employer. I am a problem solver, dedicated to working hard in order to gain satisfactory win - win results for all clients -- internal and external. I am a cheerful personality who is self-motivated to take initiative and always eager to learn new software programs and/or technical skills. I have a functional, comfortable home office in which I am capable of keeping documents organized and filed, copied, faxed and scanned. My personal computer has Microsoft Office software available, internet connection and Skype, if needed. I am capable of typing 35 - 40 wpm, conducting internet research and providing quality customer service.
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Nena J Miller - Freelance Proofreading & Editing
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4.0
2 Skills
$15
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William Loughmiller - Freelance Animation & Storyboarding
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Kudos
3.5
2 Skills
$20
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I am a very skilled and talented 2D animator and Artist. I spent my last 6 years perfecting my craft in animation and I have garnered various awards for my animated short from film festivals and websites. Flash animation my specialty but I also animate in more traditional animation as well. I have some industry experience and a lot of production experience on numerous animation project. My art is also top notch quality. I am a great character designer and Background/Layout artist. I storyboard, design, animate and edit my own animated shorts. I am a one man production team. I have Knowledge of such programs Adobe Flash, Adobe After Effects, Photoshop, Maya, 3DS Max, all which I use frequently. I will deliver quality animation.
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Tiana Bodine - Freelance Blog Writing & Book Writing
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Kudos
3.5
2 Skills
$50
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I have been working as a freelance writer full-time since 2011. In that time, I've worked for a variety of clients and written on many topics, including personal finance, insurance, health and entertainment. I have experience in a number of formats, including press releases, blog posts, social media posts and article marketing. I also have industry experience and professional contacts in the insurance field, giving me valuable insight into this niche.
Las Cruces, New Mexico, United States