I am a writer and editor, specialising in web content and consultancy, based near Oxford, UK.


Web editing: copy editing, structural editing, usability, information architecture, SEO, content management. CMS experience includes Drupal, WordPress, Blackbaud Internet Solutions.

Copywriting: web content, blogging, marketing communications, content marketing.

Consultancy: social media strategy, content strategy, website project management.

Training and coaching: editorial skills, plain English, writing for the web, social media management.

Mini biography

  • Started out as rock music journalist
  • Editing websites since 1999
  • Plain English Campaign award winner
  • Masters degree in creative writing
  • Twitter addict
  • Blogger.

Non-profit and public sector experience:

Editor at two government agencies
PR and marketing for Arts Council and other arts organisations
Communications consultant to climate change charity
Web editor at leading university.

Private sector experience:

Writing for newspapers, consumer magazines and business-to-business publications
Writer (associate) for PR agency
Eight years as web content manager for market-leading niche publisher.