Tracii's work has appeared in a number of publications, including websites, blogs, social networking sites, magazines and newspapers. She is knowledgeable in topics ranging from psychopharmacology and medicine to pop culture and fashion.
In addition to writing, Tracii is skilled in conducting online research, editing, SEO and social media marketing and blog design.
When she's not perusing medical journals or reading about the latest scientific breakthroughs, Tracii can be found enjoying the local art and music scene in downtown Las Vegas. She also enjoys traveling, being outdoors and spending time with her two cats.
Completed elective courses in the areas of News Editing, Linguistics, English Grammar, Abnormal Psychology, Creative Writing, Script Analysis, and Women's Literature.
Attended the American College Theatre Festival 3 years for playwriting, dramaturgy design, critics' institute seminar, and acting at the state level. Performed secretarial duties for college credit in the school's English department and provided tutoring and essay editing services for students enrolled in English courses.
LiveStrong.com: Articles covering mental health, alternative medicine, nutrition, fitness and self-help subjects. Online research, in-text referencing, keyword usage and link text involved. Informative/authoritative voice.
Wellsphere.com: Articles on alternative health and fitness topics. Provided informational pieces for the company's Beta site in 2007. Responded to feedback and posted daily questions to encourage community participation.
Bisk Education: Writing informational articles covering many aspects of different careers, such as educational requirements and annual wages. SEO work and online research required.
Remilon, LLC: Writing informative articles for leading adult education websites including Degree Directory, Education Portal and Diploma Guide. Online research, Wiki formatting and SEO work required.
Wrote career-related articles for career information websites, including Ask The Professor and DegreeDirectory.com. Articles followed strict SEO guidelines and required in-depth statistical research using sites like The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (www.bls.gov) and PayScale.com. Used Wiki format for all work.
2 years' experience and numerous articles completed.
TypeF: Ongoing paid assignments on topics like skin care, hair styles, clothing and accessories for Tyra Banks' website, TypeF.com. Articles were informational in nature with a conversational tone.
Sazze.com: Product reviews and polls covering a variety of beauty and fashion items including cosmetics, personal hygiene products and women's clothing and accessories.
Album reviews, artist interviews, and special feature articles for the Chicago-based online music publication, Groundlift Magazine (www.groundliftmag.com). (Genres included downtempo, jazz, R & B and hip hop).
Submitted album reviews and artist polls on Sazze.com. Authored a personal blog focused on Top 40 "pop" music and current events in the music industry.
Original articles about health conditions, conventional and alternative treatments, nutrition, disease, and medical technology for leading health websites LiveStrong.com and Wellsphere.com. Articles required independent research and citing of reliable medical sources, such as medical journals and studies.
Submitted consumer reviews on various health-related items for Sazze.com, such as over-the-counter medications, thermometers, nutritional and herbal supplements.
The majority of Tracii's writing experience is in the form of articles for informational websites and publications. She has produced articles for a variety of well-known companies, including Remilon, Demand Media and Wellsphere among others.
Over the course of Tracii's career, blogging has served as both a personal hobby and professional gig. She currently runs her own blog and has contributed original pieces to a few others, including The Fresh Scent.com and Trazzler.