Professional Freelance Writing Samples
Here are some samples of my professional freelance writing portfolio.
I tailor each and every project to the specific needs of the client. Some work is formal, and some is informal. If one of the writing samples here sounds too light or too serious for what you have in mind, remember that your completed project will take on the tone you require.
Freelance Financial Writer
See Freelance Financial Writer for the specialized financial writing service
- Is Credit Karma a Scam or Legitimate?
- Credit Karma Review
- Capital One Rewards Catalog
- Understanding Credit Reports
- Typical IRA Account Fees
Technical and Computer Writing
Brian's several years of experience as a high-level computer systems consultant provides the ideal background for a freelance technology writer.
Here are some of selected samples that I wrote for Tom's IT Pro, a website for high-level, enterprise computing professionals.
- Latest in Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager 2012
- Latest from Microsoft System Center Operations Manager 2012
- Brian Nelson author page at Tom's IT Pro
Brian wrote technical but friendly blog posts for Train Signal Training before the company was acquired by Pluralsight. The Pluralsight blog continued to host many of these.. The articles are for computer professionals, but remain accessible to the novice willing to put in some time on the terminology.
Direct Links to Selected Samples:
- 2011 IT Jobs Salaries Increase
- Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 New Features
- Upgrade From Windows XP to Windows 7
- Love Windows 7 If You Hated Vista?
- Why Getting MCSE Certification is Still Worth It
- Windows 2008 Server Core
- Installing Windows 2008 Server Core
- Using Windows Server 2008 Core
- Read-Only Domain Controllers
- What Next for MCSE Certification Holders?
Financial writing and investment writing samples
Brian is the Investor Relations Blogger at Corporate Eye, an
international business site based in the UK.
Investor Relations at Corporate Eye
Check out the Investor Relations and Twitter series of articles for an exclusive in-depth look at using Twitter for Investor Relations. These articles go beyond the usual one-pagers that vacillate between "do-it" and "don't-do-it".
Finance Gourmet Web Site
The Finance Gourmet web site and its associated blog provide real world financial advice. Taking complex topics and distilling them down to what you need to know in order to make smart decisions for yourself instead of following someone else's instructions is what Finance Gourmet does best. This site is written exclusively by Brian Nelson.
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website content generation and online writing
Brian is a featured author at numerous Bright Hub channels, showing his ability to write on diverse topics including, Small Business / Home Office, Windows Technology, Desktop Publishing and Digital Photography to name a few.