Writing a great freelance writer resume is important because it is one of the first things a potential employer will see when they are considering you for a position. It is your opportunity to make a good first impression and sell yourself as the best candidate for the job.
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email@example.com | (301) 199-6512 | 14650 21st Ave N, Plymouth, MN 55447
I am a freelance writer with over one year of experience in the industry. I have a knack for delivering high-quality, well researched and engaging content that resonates with readers. I have worked extensively on SEO articles, web copy, product descriptions, and blog posts across various industries including healthcare, home improvement, travel & lifestyle. My writing style is highly adaptable to suit the needs of any client or publication. In addition to being an excellent writer, I am also detail oriented and organized which makes me an asset to any team.
Freelance Writer at The Creative Group, MNMar 2022 - Present
- Wrote 3 articles per week for a local magazine on a freelance basis.
- Researched and wrote 10 blog posts per month for an online news website.
- Wrote 5 how-to guides that were published in major magazines.
- Authored 2 eBooks that became bestsellers in their niche.
- Helped ghostwrite 1 New York Times bestselling book.
Associate Freelance Writer at 10,000 Words, MNJul 2021 - Mar 2022
- Wrote and published 100 articles for various online publications.
- Researched, wrote, and edited 5 e-books that were sold on Amazon.
- Wrote 20 blog posts that received over 10,000 views each.
- Created 3 successful online courses with over 1,000 students enrolled in each course.
- Authored 2 print books that are available for purchase on Amazon.
Bachelor of Arts in English at Macalester CollegeAug 2016 - May 2021
Some skills I've learned are writing analytically, close reading, and research skills.
- Interviewing sources
firstname.lastname@example.org | (287) 407-4392 | Miami, FL
As a freelance writer, I have over 1 year of experience crafting compelling content for various clients. My areas of expertise include SEO writing, blog posts, and web copy. I am a quick learner and have a knack for understanding the needs of my clientele. In addition to being a strong writer, I also offer editing services to ensure that your final product is polished and error-free.
Freelance Writer at Upwork, FLMar 2022 - Present
- Wrote and published 5 articles per week for a local news website.
- Wrote, edited, and published a monthly newsletter for an organization with over 1,000 subscribers.
- Authored a blog that was read by an average of 500 people per day.
- Researched, wrote, and designed marketing collateral for a startup company which led to $10k in new business within the first month.
- Created social media content that generated 100+ leads per week for a B2B software company.
Associate Freelance Writer at Fiverr, FLAug 2021 - Mar 2022
- Wrote and published 12 articles in 3 months for online magazine.
- Increased traffic to website by 200% with consistent social media posts.
- Wrote 4 ebooks and sold them on Amazon Kindle Direct Publishing.
- Gave a presentation on writing effective web copy to small business owners.
- Collaborated with team of 5 writers to produce monthly newsletter.
Bachelor of Arts in English at University of FloridaAug 2017 - May 2021
I've learned how to read, write, and analyze texts.
- Time Management