Author and editor with ten years of experience as a full-time freelance writer. Specialization in copywriting, localization, narrative design and script writing for interactive media. Published works include articles on technology, gaming, entertainment, gadgets and health.
Writing Samples | Resume ↓
- Writing & Editing Services
Create marketing copy for press releases, websites, crowdfunding campaigns and advertising materials.
Edit translated scripts, website copy and marketing materials for a native English audience.
Work with designers to combine storytelling with interactive media such as online and mobile games. Genres include comedy, fantasy, sci-fi, young adult and general fiction.
Scripts for game development studios providing a story, background information and world building details. Scripts include dialogue trees, cutscenes and interactive cinematics. Genres include fantasy, comedy and science fiction.
Journalism & Content Management
Research trending stories, write product reviews, publish news articles and increase traffic through SEO optimization.
- Clients & Publications
Whodunnit App 2014-present
- Outline and author murder mystery themes for up to 22 party guests.
- Co-create mystery themes with crowdfunding contributors.
- Localization editing, copywriting, narrative design and script writing.
- Script writing and dialogue editing.
- Tech and entertainment news and reviews writing.
Fancy Factory 2012-present
- Script creation, copywriting and narrative design.
Casual Gameplay 2006-present
- Outline content plans to increase traffic and ad revenue.
- Coordinate a team of remote writers to produce 10-15 articles per week.
- Manage PR requests, developer contacts and submission requests.
Shanda Games 2009-2010
- Edited promotional texts for press releases and website announcements.
Elephant Games 2007-2008
- Created website copy and localized marketing materials.
- Group editor managing a staff of writers to provide content for 12 different topics.
- Daily articles written on travel, entertainment, gadgets, technology and lifestyle.
- Content management, SEO research and article writing.
- Additional Info
- 10 years of professional writing experience
- Staff manager and writing coach for remote workers
- Lead designer for two group game projects
- Knowledge in HTML, CSS, image editing, Movable Type and WordPress
- Design, programming and writing for video game releases
- BA from Maharishi University of Management, 2005
- Areas of interest include philosophy, linguistics, history and mythology
John Bardinelli -- firstname.lastname@example.org