Writer #1820
Austin, TX
By Appointment Only
6 Star Rating
570 Love Lists
226 Clients
3,612,000 Words
As a freelance writer, Erin delivers innovative work that directly connects her clients with their target audiences. From optimized web copy and marketing collateral to white papers and eBooks, she's done it all. Her copy is concise, moving, creative and powerful. She helps her clients capture attention and deliver results.

Currently, Erin ghostwrites extensively on behalf of B2B companies to support their content marketing and thought leadership campaigns. Her clients range from major Fortune 500 companies to small business startups. She is also the co-founder of a boutique content marketing and brand strategy agency that specifically services startups.

** Erin is committed to building long-term relationships with her clients. She invites prospective clients to contact her about solo assignments. She is currently only accepting assignments that pays the Six Star rate per word.**

Prior to freelancing, Erin worked at Kennedy Communications, a Washington D.C.-based communications consulting firm, serving as Senior Editor, Deputy Creative Director and Vice President for New Media. As Senior Editor, she assumed final editing responsibility for all written material, including advertising collateral, company and client web copy, direct mail content, and client proposals. As Deputy Creative Director, Erin continued her editing duties, while working closely with the Creative Director to manage a team of on-site and off-site writers, graphic designers and web designers. Erin also made strategic design decisions for direct mail and print marketing collateral. During her final year at Kennedy Communications, Erin helped co-found the company's digital strategy division, serving as Vice President for New Media. She managed all aspects of digital strategy campaigns, including SEO optimization, web content production, and social media marketing.

Previously, Erin worked as a writer and researcher for the Washington, D.C.-based communications consulting firm Malchow, Schlackman, Hoppey & Cooper. Erin got her start as a copywriter for radio broadcast and web publication at Voice of America.

Highlights

Endorsements
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Orders
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Last Login
12/4/16
Samples
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Erin M's Food Industry Experience

60 Projects Completed

Wrote restaurant reviews for a Dallas-based travel website. Identified and reviewed leading fine-dining restaurants as well as unique "off-the-beaten-path" diners and taco bars. Wrote creative, engaging reviews that capture the tastes, smells, atmosphere and essence of each restaurant. Wrote "Top 5" and "Top 10" guides to the best dishes in Dallas, as well as “Best spots for romantic dinners” and “Best spots for corporate lunches.”

Industry Projects

  • Health1,000+
  • Politics500+
  • Search Marketing100+
  • Food50+
  • Education20+

Summary of Industry Experience

Health

Wrote SEO web content for wellness and chiropractic care website. Optimized web content for private medical practice. Wrote blog entries and short articles on a wide range of wellness topics, including medical weight loss, nutrition, exercise, natural pain management and holistic care.

Researched and wrote health care q&a on general health topics and prescription drugs, including SEO meta titles, summaries and keywords for ShareCare, an interactive health and wellness platform.

Politics

Wrote web content for political and progressive non-profit clients, including persuasive email content and website copy. Wrote and concepted targeted direct mail pieces for political clients, utilizing sophisticated micro-targeting and consumer data modeling to identify supporters, likely voters and undecided voters— and strategically target the client’s resources. Produced original, creative work to cut through mailbox clutter, move public opinion and win elections.

Search Marketing

Wrote blog articles on search engine marketing for leading SEO and technology websites. In-depth understanding of content optimization and the need to move beyond keyword-focused content to create dynamic, engaging content for social media sharing. Topics include "Google Analytics 101," "SEO Myths Debunked," "Google Panda," "Google Funnels and Conversion," "How to Do Conversion Testing," "5 Social Media Marketing Mistakes" and "Why Internal Links Matter."

Food

Wrote restaurant reviews for a Dallas-based travel website. Identified and reviewed leading fine-dining restaurants as well as unique "off-the-beaten-path" diners and taco bars. Wrote creative, engaging reviews that capture the tastes, smells, atmosphere and essence of each restaurant. Wrote "Top 5" and "Top 10" guides to the best dishes in Dallas, as well as “Best spots for romantic dinners” and “Best spots for corporate lunches.”

Education

Edited personal statements and essays for college, graduate, law and business school applications. Edited Thesis and Masters Dissertations. Wrote marketing copy for academic programs, including nursing, education and graduate business programs.

Product Projects

  • Blog Post1,000+
  • Grant/Proposal50+

Summary of Product Experience

Blog Post

Wrote 350-500 word blog posts for a wide variety of commercial and professional clients, including posts for Allstate's blog, medical blogs, travel & tourism blogs, interior design/decorating blogs, and veterinary/animal welfare blogs.

Grant/Proposal

Wrote and edited RFPs, government contracts and general proposals for political, small business and health care projects.

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