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Patrice Rutledge

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Content Marketing Consultant | Copywriter | Ghostwriter for Executives + Entrepreneurs

About Me

I’ve had a passion for words, books, and the power of a good story since early childhood and love what I do. I thrive on variety in style and format and have written everything from 140-character social media content to magazine articles to full-length books with hundreds of pages. My portfolio also includes web content, newsletters, brochures, datasheets, white papers, case studies, press releases, eBooks, and more.

☛ CONTENT MARKETING STRATEGY + CONSULTING

As an independent consultant, I offer content marketing, copywriting, and ghostwriting services for clients worldwide.

☛ MAGAZINE + WEB WORK

Early in my career, I started contributing to numerous print and online publications and continue to do so today. My credits include InformIT, Business Strategies, Global Business Technology Report, Career Woman, Black Diamond Living, Healthy Living Today, Small Business, Smart Solutions, Interactive UK, and many other publications.

Industries I Write About

Marketing & Advertising

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Computer Software

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Internet

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Writing & Editing

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Human Resources

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My Writing Samples

WordPress E-commerce: 7 Free Plugins for Creating an Online Store

InformIT (blog post) - With numerous WordPress e-commerce plugins available, it might seem difficult to choose the perfect one for your business. To help narrow your choices, define essential features you need right now, features you want for the future, and your budget. For example, you might want to start selling physical products immediately, but plan to add digital downloads and a monthly membership program by next year.

https://www.informit.com/articles/article.aspx?p=2130757

LinkedIn Marketing Mishaps: Four Mistakes to Avoid When Using LinkedIn for Business

InformIT (blog post) - With hundreds of millions of professional members worldwide, LinkedIn is a great tool for business. LinkedIn can help you connect with potential clients, partners, and sponsors as well as promote your products and services. Before actively pursuing new business on LinkedIn, however, it’s important to understand LinkedIn best practices for business.

https://www.informit.com/articles/article.aspx?p=2234258

Experience

Content Marketing Consultant | Copywriter | Ghostwriter

Provide content marketing, copywriting, and ghostwriting services to clients worldwide. My specialties include: ◆ Editorial content development for websites, blogs, and magazines ◆ Copywriting and content marketing for corporations and agencies ◆ Ghostwriting (books, eBooks, articles, and blog posts) ◆ Non-fiction book developmental editing, proofreading, and consulting

Company: Rutledge Communications

I worked there from /2008 until now

Global Communications Manager

Created web content, marketing collateral, eLearning courses, and product documentation for Oracle HCM applications. Projects included white papers, datasheets, and case studies. Completed interim assignment in the Editorial Services department. Previous position held: writer in the Communication Services department.

Company: Oracle

I worked there from 1/2005 until 2/2008

Content I Write