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
- How To Open a 529 Plan Step by Step
- 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. This link includes several news style articles.
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 on PluralSight's blog:
- Learn Windows PowerShell Fast
- Top 10 Reasons People Hate Windows Vista
- Five Improved Windows Server 2012 Features to Get Excited About
- Top 5 Worst Things To Do In a PowerPoint Presentation
- SBS 2008 vs Windows Server 2008: Adding Users and Computers
- How To Test PowerShell Scripts with WhatIf
- Install Read-Only Domain Controller on Windows Server 2008
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.
Telling it like it is for Dads (and Moms) who are in their early years of parenthood. Undefeated Daddy teaches parenting skills from a Dad.
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.