Karen has more than 20 years of experience as a professional writer and editor, working for a wide range of clients including medical practices, hospitals and healthcare societies, lawyers, doctors, real estate firms, accountants, transportation agencies, retail establishments and more. She is highly ranked in her specialty fields on WriterAccess, and for the past three years, she has ranked as a top medical writer (http://www.writeraccess.com/search-writers/?industry=29).
Her goals as a content writer are to create content that:
* increases page views, conversions and ROI * ranks well in searches and follows best SEO practices * clearly reflects each client's unique brand * consistently engages and informs audiences
During her career, Karen has written hundreds of articles, press releases, patient education materials, blog posts, ebooks, white papers and web content based on strong SEO techniques, and she has also served as a ghostwriter on books covering a wide range of medical and healthcare topics. Prior to becoming a freelancer, Karen worked as a features and news writer and copy editor for several newspapers, producing content on a wide range of topics and earning both state and national awards.
Karen's press releases have resulted in media coverage in TIME magazine, the New York Times, WebMD, MedPage, The Herald (Ireland), Prevention, Huffington Post, Belfast Telegraph, Daily Mail (United Kingdom), Herald Sun (Australia), Globe and Mail (Canada), Forbes, Voice of America, National Public Radio, NBC news and the Associated Press, among others.
She prides herself on her ability to learn new areas of interest and adapt to new styles, all while adhering to the all-important client timeline. She has built a loyal following based on her dedication, dependability, discretion and willingness to work with each client to ensure their goals are met. She thoroughly enjoys working with clients and helping them create the materials they need to suit their unique needs.
Karen does not write product reviews or college essays.
Karen Z has written for a broad range of audiences, creating marketing collateral like blogs, web content and ebooks, as well as news and features articles, working extensively in the medical, health, legal, transportation and marketing arenas. Her experience as a professional news writer makes her especially proficient at creating copy that will appeal to large audiences, and she works hard to make sure every piece she creates is custom-tailored to reflect the client's voice and brand in a manner that both informs and engages the reader.
During her time off, Karen enjoys reading about personal finance, time management and marketing topics, and she is always searching the Internet to learn more about how to create the ideal press release, article, blog or ebook. She frequently takes classes to improve her skills and learn new areas of interest, and is currently registered for classes in .html and web design. A love of puzzles helps her figure out new and innovative approaches to creative marketing materials, and she also enjoys gardening (having attained Master Gardener certification several years ago), hiking, classic movies and hanging out with her family.
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