Writer #4864
Ballwin, MO
6 Star Rating
173 Love Lists
134 Clients
270,000 Words
Dana has been a newspaper and magazine reporter for over 20 years, with beats ranging from business to home decor, fashion, real estate and health. She's written exclusively for SEO-driven websites for the past three years and excels in driving traffic in her client's direction. Dana has four published novels and enjoys writing about the "everyday people" in life.


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Industry Projects

  • Home Living1,000+
  • Beauty1,000+
  • Real Estate500+
  • Career100+
  • Spirituality100+

Summary of Industry Experience

Home Living

One of Dana's weekly beats with both the Jackson Citizen-Patriot and Traverse City Record Eagle involved covering trends in home decor, design, and architecture.


Dana has written news stories regarding the beauty industry as a reporter and worked as an online editor for Outblush, a beauty and style website.

Real Estate

Dana became a niche writer specializing in real estate from 2009-2011. She has written articles from the perspective of sellers, potential buyers, and real estate professionals.


As a freelance writer Dana has completed hundreds of articles pertaining to finding, retaining, and thriving in one's career.


Dana has written about spirituality in a number of different publications, including daily devotional contributions and blogs.

Product Projects

  • Article1,000+
  • Blog Post100+
  • Web Page50+
  • Press Release50+
  • Banner Ad50+
  • Direct Mail50+
  • Speech20+
  • Book3

Summary of Product Experience


Dana has spent more than two decades as a newspaper and magazine reporter, covering stories as diverse as school board meetings and neighborhood shootings to new trends in plastic surgery.

Blog Post

Having written for several blogs, Dana believes that the magic lies in writing about things that other people care about in a personalized way.

Web Page

Dana's clients frequently request that she add compelling content to their web pages in order to keep visitors online and learning about their services.

Press Release

As a professional writer and reporter, Dana has been called on to write press releases designed to make readers want to learn more on the topic.

Banner Ad

Dana has learned through the years that the power of a banner ad lies in the simplicity. Encourage readers to click on an ad by making the topic clear and the design simple.

Direct Mail

The idea of direct mail -- whether it be a snail mail or email campaign -- is to assume that the reader will spend less than one second determining whether they want to read the entire thing. Dana has learned to let readers know up front what it's about and to keep it short and sharp.


One of her responsibilities as a corporate writer has been to create concise, yet compelling speeches for business leaders of all kinds.


As the author of four published novels, Dana is accustomed to the intense research and patience it takes to see a project through, from inception to publication.

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