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Amy Rigby

Average rate
$65/hour
  • Pro
  • Featured
  • Joined April 2015

Want to change the world? Tell a story. | I help startups build community through social media and woo their customers with words.

  • Pensacola, FL, United States
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Amy Rigby
Pensacola, FL, United States

Worked with

Availability

Seeking work

Available

  • Available during business hours, evenings, and weekends

Commitment

  • Can work 10hrs per week
  • Can commit to 3-6 months

Services

Categories

Content Community Copywriting SEO

Reviews and references

Summary

Overall
Communication
Work
Knowledge

Recent reviews

Amy is simply incredible! We engage her to write posts for the CloudPeeps blog. She always delivers on-time and to a high level of quality, and you can tell research and heart goes into each one. We're very happy with her contributions to date!

Experience

Summary

My career began in journalism, where I worked as a reporter writing stories for ABCNews.com and for an NPR-affiliated show. From there I decided to use my passion for storytelling to do digital marketing for startups.

CloudPeep clients

Content Writer + Researcher
May 2017 to ongoing
Writer/Blogger
Dec 2016 to ongoing
Marketing Consultant
Oct 2015 to Feb 2016
Blogger Outreach - United States
Sep 2015 to Aug 2016
Blogger Outreach and Partnership Specialist - Canada
May 2015 to Aug 2016
Initial Social Media Strategy Assessment
May 2015 to Oct 2015

Work history

Marketing
Social Media and Influencer Outreach
Writing and Marketing

Portfolio

Should Cities Restrict Food to the Homeless?

A piece I wrote for ABCNews.com

Air Strap: A Camera Strap That Does More With Less

I wrote the project page and video script for this Kickstarter campaign, which reached 880% of its funding goal.

Accidental Minimalist

Startup Omni reached out to me about sharing my journey to living lighter. This piece explores how I became an "accidental minimalist."

Education

Accreditations

University of Florida
Bachelor of Science in Telecommunication-News

Skills

Languages

English

Native or bilingual proficiency

Skills

influencer outreach blogging email marketing writing storytelling copywriting blogger outreach

Tools

Buffer Hootsuite Mailchimp Facebook Advertising Twitter Facebook Wordpress Photoshop Canva

Interests

Industries I love

Food Media Philanthropy Tech Travel Social Enterprise

What I read

Brain Pickings, The New York Times, NPR, Reddit, Mashable, Huffington Post, travel blogs, and memoirs.

Side projects

My biggest "passion project" is whereverwriter.com, my travel site.