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$25 USD / hour
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Ian Y.

@ianyates72

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A Professional Writer For All Your Needs

Ian Yates is a professional freelance writer, editor and published author with Black Bay Publishing. He can offer you articles, features and blogs that are guaranteed to be unique to your requirements. A native English speaker, he produces quality articles in the genre and style of your choice at a budget that can be adapted if long term collaboration is required. A published travel writer, he has also authored three novels and a best selling range of quiz-books. He has also ghost-written for a number of publishing houses, independent clients and web-sites in both fiction and non-fiction categories. His diverse range of articles can be found on many websites, including; Uptown Gentleman, Mandible Online, Taste Bud-Crete, HRS, Voyjer, Expertsz and the '360 degree' network of sites. Why not contact Ian with your requirements and discover how he can help you meet your publishing needs.

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Excellent writer. Did an awesome job very quickly. Will definitely like to use his services again. Highly recommended!
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4 years ago
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Ian is an expert in his field. He was able to recommend articles that will best suit my website and wrote the content in the agreed timeline. I will surely engage with him again in future.
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6 years ago
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Prompt services of high quality - will hire again
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6 years ago
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very talented writer, great teacher, prompt and professional service
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Experience

Social Media Manager

Travel & Hospitality
Dec 2017 - Present
Providing all social media posts, blogs, articles and videos for a range of small businesses in the travel industry on the Greek island of Crete. Head of a small team that creates and provides unique content for individual clients.

Freelance Editor and Proof-Reader

Black Bay Publishing
Jan 2015 - Present
Providing assistance to authors who wish to publish their book with Black Bay Publishing by offering editing and formatting suggestions as well as providing a proof-reading service in both UK and US English.

Freelance Writer

Self Employed
Oct 2011 - Present
A freelance writer with a vast array of writing styles and knowledge of subjects. He has the ability to switch styles, for example from creative writing to technical essays, with ease. His work can be found on many web-pages and is always well received by the customer. With satisfied local businesses using his web design services and web content creation, he has a proven track record of online writing in a range of styles that are guaranteed to be unique for your purposes.

Education

Bachelor of Science

The Open University, United Kingdom 2008 - 2011
(3 years)

Qualifications

Bachelors Degree

Open University
2011
Bachelors of Science degree completed whilst working full time.

BTEC National Certificate in Engineering

Royal Air Force
1998
A years studying at ONC level, both hands on and theoretical, studying electronics and electrical engineering.

Certificate in Natural Science

The Open University
2002
One year of undergraduate study based upon the natural world and it's sciences.

Publications

Pub Quiz Master Series

Black Bay Publishing
Written exclusively for Quiz Masters. Forget trawling through the internet, encyclopedias and other books of reference. The Pub Quiz Master books, now in its fourth book, gives you thousands of questions in ready made pub quiz rounds for you to use. There are over 100, ready to use quiz rounds with a great mix of difficulty levels to keep everyone happy at your pub quiz. General Knowledge, Pop Quizzes, Food and Drink, Film and TV....it has them all for you to ask.

Woolwich Shines

Black Bay Publishing
The tragic events of 22 May 2013 are etched firmly in the minds of many people throughout the world. This small book of poems was written in response to this dreadful day. The poem ‘Woolwich Shines’ was my way of dealing with the senseless violence against the then as yet un-named soldier. We now know him to be Drummer Lee Rigby. The remainder of the following poems were written in the days following his death and are dedicated to his memory and to the memory of all our Armed Forces wh

One Day At A Time

Black Bay Publishing
DCI Peter Carter and DI Johnathon Dawkins (JD), are under pressure to find the killer of a high profile businessman with connections that reach to the highest sections of the government. Days before he was due to release a new technology to a waiting world, the CEO of Typhoon Scientific Industries is found murdered at his home. With barely any information to work with, Carter and JD are drawn into the high-tech world of Unmanned Aircraft and industrial espionage in their hunt to find the killer.

One Piece At A Time

Black Bay Publishing
Women are dying on the streets of London and Detective Chief Inspector Peter Carter, as head of the Metropolitan Police Serious Crime and Homicide Unit, is under pressure to find the killer in this fast paced thriller. With his partner, JD, they must act quickly to avoid a very personal tragedy striking at the heart of their investigative team and possibly letting a killer walk free. With opposition growing from within his own department, DCI Carter faces challenges that will test him to t

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