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@ProWriterHalDog
Flag of United Kingdom le blanc, United Kingdom
Member since July, 2012
27 Recommendations

HalDog 

If you want 100% error-free proofreading, editing or writing, all with English of the highest quality, you have found the right Freelancer. Combine one of the highest completion rates on Freelancer, 100% on time, 100% on budget and all with a 5* standard and you have the perfect recipe for results you want. A pass for UK Level 2 English will confirm I am GENUINELY BRITISH; passes for Level 3 US English and Academic Writing will confirm the high level of my English language skills. You will only ever work with me, I don't run a team or farm work out to exploit others. Check my 'Work in Progress' numbers for proof - I only take on enough work to ensure you get a thorough personal service. Click on 'Hire Me!' so you can say hello - you'll usually find me at my desk 7 days a week and I am always available to discuss your project in advance of making any financial commitment. Thank You David
$40 USD/hr
427 Reviews
7.5
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  • 100%On Budget
  • 100%On Time
  • 24%Repeat Hire Rate

Recent Reviews

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    “Simply excellent proofreader in every single aspect.”

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    “Everything is great as usual. It's always a pleasure to work with David”

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    “Everything was on time and great as usual! Thank you!”

    kateliterature Flag of United States 2 weeks ago.
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  • image of DamienErnst Proof editing of presentation $60.00 USD

    “Excellent work, as usual.”

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  • image of JB0002 Academic proofreading $160.00 USD

    “Perfect ! Thank you so much for the work”

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Experience

Senior Copy Writer

Jun 2014

Joined one of the UK's rapidly expanding SEO specialists in ethical 'white' hat SEO work. There I write all their SEO copy for blog articles, as well as optimising and proofreading website text. I write over 200 articles a month for them.

Proofreader and Lead Article Writer

Jun 2014

I am responsible for checking all copy published by this leading North American Aviation news portal is error free. I am also responsible for writing their daily lead article.

Proofreader

Mar 2014

Employed as sole proofreader for innovative company set up to help self-publishing writers succeed with their work and make a living from writing.

Senior Editor and Copy Writer

Oct 2012

Joined in 2012 when it had a following 2 million readers. Today it has 20 million followers and still growing. My responsibility has been to raise the standard of the website by eliminating all errors in text, while also improving the quality of the content too.

Owner

Apr 2001

Self-employed and published writer, editor and proofreader. Writing includes marketing text, promotion and web content (SEO), general blog articles and press releases - all subjects with strong research skills. Over 20 years' experience editing and proofreading academic text, novels, website copy and college/job application letters.

Education

BA English Literature

1978 - 1981 (3 years)

Publications

Estates Gazette

Various articles on property market trends for hard copy magazine specifically for property professionals.

BeautyWellness

Articles for their hard copy magazine with a circulation of 75,000 copies including subjects ranging from luxury yachts to elite bridalwear.

Unexpected Journey - Beyond the Thunderdragons

One of a number of hard copy books as opposed to e-books I have been responsible for editing prior to publication. http://www.amazon.com/Unexpected-Journey-Hero-Awakes-Thunderdragons/dp/1452594503/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1404697502&sr=8-1&keywords=james+vollbracht

Exams

  • US English Level 3
    98%
  • Freelancer Orientation
    85%
  • Academic Writing
    88%
  • UK English 2
    83%
  • Numeracy 1
    94%

My Top Skills

  • Proofreading 283
  • Editing 191
  • Copywriting 179
  • Articles 121
  • Article Rewriting 114
  • Academic Writing 112
  • Ghostwriting 44
  • Technical Writing 39
  • English (UK) 37
  • English (US) 26
  • Creative Writing 21
  • Translation 20
  • Blog 18
  • Book Writing 15
  • Marketing 12
  • Research 11
  • Content Writing 11
  • Report Writing 10
  • Product Descriptions 9
  • Reviews 6
  • English Grammar 5
  • Internet Marketing 4
  • Publishing 4
  • Virtual Assistant 4
  • eBooks 3
  • Proposal/Bid Writing 3
  • English Spelling 3
  • Travel Writing 2
  • Press Releases 2
  • Short Stories 2
  • Communications 2
  • Slogans 2
  • Online Writing 2
  • Business Writing 1
  • Financial Research 0
  • Forum Posting 0
  • Fiction 0
  • Resumes 0
  • Newsletters 0
  • Affiliate Marketing 0
  • Call Center 0
  • Search Engine Marketing 0

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