Dwayne L
Writer #18818
Clemson, SC
Joined 12/29/2016
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Dwayne is a career technical writer who designs, develops and delivers information in all sizes, formats and media. He pursues minimalism in content development, presentation and navigation, applying his experience in editing, proofing, layout, illustration and the related software tools of his trade.

With over 30 years experience, his employers and customers include Microsoft, AT&T, NCR, Citibank, Electrolux and Clemson University.

He is able to interpret complex concepts into simple, concise language, applying excellent editing and proofing skills.
Press Release
Grant/Proposal
Brochure
Technology
Transportation
Web Development

Dwayne L's Press Release Product Experience

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Dwayne has written press releases for software products. He wrote the sample PR below for an open-source enterprise file system project.

Specialties

He is a power user and programmer of Microsoft Word, including application and template development with Word VBA. Other strengths include copy editing and rewriting, publication design and layout, illustration and photography, and publication process development.

Interests

Reading, creative writing, photography, journalism and sports.

Education

CLEMSON UNIVERSITY

Dwayne received his BS in Industrial Education with a focus on industry arts and trades. (4.0 GPA in major courses)

UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA

Dwayne received his MA Journalism with a focus on editorial and news media. (4.0 GPA)

Web Development

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Dwayne has leveraged his skills in information design and his knowledge of publication processes to deliver user-friendly web products.

Working with software programmers, Dwayne led the redesign of the Information Technology site for Clemson University (ccit.clemson.edu). He started from the ground up with a custom WordPress theme that uses grid-based responsive CSS. The site's back-end was also customized to function as a secure multi-user content management system.

Before handing off the turn-key site to the departmental Communications team, Dwayne also wrote all of the initial content for the site's seven major sections. Two examples follow:

Transportation

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Dwayne worked for a company that sells computer-vision software to state transportation departments. He developed and maintained their website, produced promotional literature and designed and authored extensive online documentation for their products.

Technology

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Dwayne has an extensive portfolio of documentation products he has researched, designed and written for numerous software and technology customers and audiences.

Brochure

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Dwayne has produced a variety of printed brochures, catalogs and pamphlets for various audiences. In addition to authoring the content for these pieces, he has managed their designs, illustrations and coordinated their printing.

Press Release

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Dwayne has written press releases for software products. He wrote the sample PR below for an open-source enterprise file system project.

Grant/Proposal

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Dwayne has proposed and implemented information delivery process improvements for some of his employers.

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