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Sara M.

Average rate
$200–400/hour
  • Joined June 2015

I create effective messaging and content that helps leaders and companies connect with their target audience and meet their business goals.

  • Gaithersburg, MD, United States
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Sara M.
Gaithersburg, MD, United States

Worked with

Services

Categories

Content Strategy Copywriting Marketing

Experience

Summary

I consult on overall branding, strategic messaging, editorial strategy, communications, and more. Former The Muse & Mashable. Published 225+ articles across the web & edited for 100+ contributors.

Work history

Founder & CEO
The individuals and companies I work with have two things in common: (1) They’re the best at what they do. (2) They’re ready to level up their messaging. That’s where I come in.
Staff Writer/ Editor
Contributing Writer

Portfolio

2 Questions That'll Make Your Writing More Memorable

This article includes some of my thoughts on elevating content.

Content Strategy FAQ

I've been published across the web (Forbes, FastCo, Mashable, Inc..). While those pieces evidence my background in editorial, I chose this Q &A from my website. It highlights my thinking on key questions ranging from "What is a Content Strategy?" to "How Do I Become Known as a Thought Leader?"

Education

Accreditations

Franklin & Marshall College
B.A. Government & Africana Studies, Summa Cum Laude

Skills

Languages

English

Native or bilingual proficiency

Skills

writing editing content creation editorial brand strategy communications content content strategy content marketing website audits

Tools

Slack Squarespace Canva Facebook Instagram Mailchimp Google AdWords Moz LinkedIn

Availability

Seeking work

Available

  • Available during business hours only

Commitment

  • Can work 5hrs per week
  • Can commit to 3-6 months

Interests

Industries I love

Kids & Parenting Media Philanthropy

What I read

The Muse, Mashable, The Washington Post, SkimmReads