Creative Writing, Editing, Blog Posts, Social Media Marketing, SEO Optimization, Wordpress.org, CSS/shortcode
Religious Studies, Political Science, Peace and Conflict Studies, Green Living, Vegan Living, Literature, Language Learning, Minimalism, Meditation, Spirituality, Budgeting, Travel, College Lifestyle
Alyssa has completed two years of a B.A. program at Grinnell College in Religious Studies, Political Science, and Peace and Conflict Studies.
Blog posts written about many aspects of higher education in the United States, including pieces on application advice, the experience of higher level education, and important considerations to make as a double major. One paid project has been completed, with many unpaid guest projects accompanying that work.
Alyssa has experience with writing informational blog posts and product reviews for green living and environmentally conscious brands. She also runs a Facebook page promoting minimalism and reduced waste living, and within that page facilitates discussion. She has also done separate research into the factory farming industries, and has written a few reports on her findings and literature reviews of authors who have expressed their thoughts about modern agriculture.
Blog posts written about living a vegan lifestyle. Post topics include recipes, grocery lists, budget advice, Q&A sessions, informative posts about nutrition, and posts about farm sanctuaries in the United States.
She has experience writing on a wide variety of subjects, and with working on optimizing SEO for both individual posts and for website pages as a whole. She also has experience with CSS coding and styling, and with using theme templates to construct custom websites using plugins and other specifications.
Alyssa has experience working with all Twitter platforms, including regular user engagement, account setup, account redesign, Twitter chats (participating and running), and Twitter groups.
She has experience working with brands and individuals to promote their content using hashtags and other relevant and current optimization techniques. She also has experience running a Twitter chat group called #BloggingCollege, where Twitter users (influencers) chat for an hour regarding a theme or strategy.
Alyssa has experience crafting webpages from Wordpress themes (from Mojo Marketplace), for different functionalities. She has experience crafting full websites and separate pages with SEO optimization and different professional designs. She also has experience with CSS and shortcode to add elements to themes that are already developed.