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Performance Optimization Guide

This guide covers how to configure Smush Pro, Hummingbird Pro, and other WPMU DEV performance tools for the specific purpose of improving Google PageSpeed Insights results. If you haven’t installed both plugins, then visit the Hummingbird Pro and Smush Pro pages to download them, then install and activate both plugins before proceeding. Smush Pro and Hummingbird Pro have configuration …

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USING FTP Clients

This guide explains how to connect to a website using an FTP client, and once connected, how to edit and transfer files.

Social Media Marketing
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Let’s begin by dispelling a fundamental misconception: Everyone but you is not making serious money promoting their small businesses on social media. Lots of businesses are trying, and some are generating sales; but very few do it well. That’s actually good news, because you are not as far behind the social media marketing curve as you think.

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Experience

NOTABLE WRITING EXPERIENCE

European Stars and Stripes — Darmstadt, DE
Produced news, feature and investigative reports for Germany-based American newspaper.

The Advocate — Baton Rouge, LA, USA
Produced news, feature and investigative reports for daily American newspaper.

Ruston News Group — Ruston, LA, USA
Editor for weekly newspaper published in rural North Louisiana.

NOTABLE TECH PROJECTS

WPMU DEV, Incsub, LLC — Documentation developer
Mar 2018 - Aug 2020
Developed usage documentation and provided general editorial support to international WordPress development, hosting and support company.

William Allison - A Law Firm — Business Development Project Manager
Nov 2015 - Nov 2016
Responsible for evaluating, purchasing and implementing technology solutions to enhance the law firm’s business development and practice management systems. My areas of responsibility were twofold: modernization of the firm’s electronic case management system and building an online marketing presence that generated quality case leads.

Carrollton Group — Technical Writer
Oct 2014 - Nov 2015
Documented testing procedures for the Deepwater Horizon Claims Center online claims processing network of sites.

Industrial Training Institute — Technical Writing Instructor
Aug 2011 - May 2013
Developed a comprehensive technical writing training program for technical college students entering the industrial, medical and information technology fields.

Georgia Pacific — Training Documentation Specialist
Aug 2009 - Dec 2010
Developed training documentation and testing materials in support of project to migrate GP's massive training program to an online environment.

EDUCATION
LSU — Mass Communications
Baton Rouge, LA

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Documentation EstimateUse this form to request a cost estimate for the development of online user, product or process documentation and any supporting image or video content. All other projects should be submitted using the Blog Writing form. Thanks!

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