Online Development Editor at The Maneater
December 2010 – December 2011 • Columbia, Missouri • themaneater.com
Developed and designed web features for the award-winning student newspaper website. Maintained several domains using Django and LAMP technologies and provided technical support in the newsroom. Budgeted web hosting funds and created Google Analytics and Adsense reports to garner revenue and traffic.
Intern at The State Journal-Register
August 2009 – August 2010 • Springfield, Illinois • sj-r.com/voice
Wrote and pitched stories for The Voice, the daily newspaper’s teen section, and worked with professional editors. Organized meetings, posted web content, conceptualized the redesign of The Voice’s in-progress website and established a social media presence for the section. Wrote a column for PBS NewsHour at the end of my tenure. 50,000+ daily circulation.
Clerical Assistant at the Columbia Missourian
August 2010 – December 2010 • Columbia, Missouri • columbiamisssourian.com
Designed a Twitter background for the Missourian’s Twitter accounts and filed confidential documents related to the university’s journalism school.
Freelance Web Designer & Developer at Self
May 2008 – December 2010 • aimeelaplant
Experienced in WordPress design and development. Created websites for the Cape Girardeau Roller Girls and Braille T-Shirts. Implemented social media and strong SEO practices.
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