Janet H.

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  • Joined February 2017

Hi, I'm Janet! I'm a digital editor and writer with over 8 years experience creating editorial and branded content.

  • Toronto, ON, Canada
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Janet H.
Toronto, ON, Canada

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Categories

Content Admin Copywriting SEO Marketing

Experience

Summary

I was the Digital Managing Editor at Food Network Canada. Previous to that position I was a Digital Editor at Chatelaine magazine. I have freelanced for creative agencies, news outlets and non-profit organizations. I was also a Research Analyst for CAMH.

Work history

Digital Managing Editor
I managed the content production on Foodnetwork.ca, which included articles, galleries, video and sponsored content. I created co-branded ads and made regular site updates. I worked with tech teams to launch the microsite, GreatCanadianCookbook.ca.
Senior Digital Editor
I helped manage the editorial content on Chatelaine.com for various lifestyle sections. I was involved in two website redesigns, which included content migration, mass editing and reporting/fixing bugs. I was also involved in many sales campaigns.
Freelance Proofreader
I proofread recipe cards that are distributed in meal subscription boxes shipped to customers across Canada.

Portfolio

Article: Chef Kalisperas reinvigorates Greek cuisine at Mamakas Taverna

A review of a Toronto restaurant in a the Queen West neighbourhood

Product Picks: 8 Gift Ideas for the Travel Lovers in Your Life

From a secret pocket scarf to a smartphone camera lens, this is a roundup of more innovative gifts for travellers

Video for Social Media: Fried Chicken Doughnut

A video produced to promote a special product at a doughnut shop

Branded Content: Canadians want to spend more on meaningful gifts this holiday

An article for a news publication in collaboration with World Vision

Q&A: Author Audrey Diwan on the allure of Parisian women

An interview with the Stylist editor who shares tips on love, self-confidence and beauty

Gallery: 10 Fun Things to Do and See in the Okanagan This Summer

A photo-based piece highlighting notable places to visit in Okanagan Valley, British Columbia

Education

Accreditations

Bachelor of Arts, Psychology
Introduction to Web Development
Magazine Publishing
Creative Writing

Skills

Languages

French

Elementary proficiency

English

Native or bilingual proficiency

Skills

blogging communications content creation editing writing SEO proofreading newsletters copywriting digital media

Tools

Basecamp BuzzSumo Google Analytics Wordpress Squarespace Facebook Insights Google AdWords Hootsuite Instagram Illustrator Mailchimp Photoshop Contently Powerpoint Slack

Availability

Not seeking work

Available

  • Not specified

Interests

Industries I love

Advertising & Marketing Food Health & Wellness Philanthropy Science Social Enterprise Tech Travel

What I read

Wired, The New York Times, Vanity Fair, TechVibes.com, Fast Company, CBC.ca, The Guardian, National Geographic, TIME, Toronto Life, Bon App├ętit, Food &Wine, Harvard Business Review, Psychology Today, Discover

Side projects

www.therecipeeditors.com