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Member since July 10, 2012
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David Dundas

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With a first class degree in English literature, you can hire me with total confidence for: * PROOFREADING & EDITING - Academic theses and dissertations, commercial text, eBooks, novels and any other English text. Track Changes is used with MS Word documents to clearly indicate any alterations made and to provide comments in the margin. * WRITING - Effective Google-compliant SEO articles and website copy, engaging blog posts and eBooks, enticing product descriptions, etc. My 'REPEAT HIRE' rate is DOUBLE THE AVERAGE. Here's why: * 100% ORIGINAL WRITING - Perfect UK or American English with no plagiarism * RELIABILITY & QUALITY - 100% on time and on budget, always delivered to a 5* standard * PERSONAL SERVICE - Only I will be working directly with you and only I will be doing the work * FIRST-CLASS COMMUNICATION - Because I don't work as part of a team, I can update you on the progress of your project any time you want to know.
$35 USD/hr
1102 reviews
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  • 100%Jobs Completed
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  • 100%On Time
  • 28%Repeat Hire Rate

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    “David was a pleasure to work with. I am sure that he spent more of his time than he originally anticipated. Nevertheless, I never felt pressured or shortchanged in any regard. This was my first use of the Freelancer site and my experience could not have been better. David should be a treasured member of the Freelancer team. Because of him, I would have no hesitation in using this website again.”

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    “It was a pleasure to work with David. His work is high quality, and I look forward to working with him again.”

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    “I'm very satisfied with the help and service I received from David. You can tell he's got a lot of experience. He was also very quick to help and had a very positive attitude. An uplifting professional.”

Experience

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 [login to view URL] 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

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

Certifications

  • US English Level 1
    100%
  • US English Level 2
    100%
  • US English Level 3
    93%
  • Numeracy 1
    91%
  • UK English 1
    90%
  • Preferred Freelancer Program SLA
    89%
  • Academic Writing
    88%
  • UK English 2
    83%

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