Examples of Our Writing and Publishing

Websites

Each website contains content slanted to the interests and needs of the intended audience.

Acoustic Reservoir Imaging
Summarizes the scientific theory, green implementation and data analysis methods of using passive seismic technology for locating subterranean oil and gas reservoirs. Village Hiker developed the design and content of this website from research to deployment. Visit the Acoustic Reservoir Imaging website.
Warren Abrams, Dallas Defense Attorney
Describes the types of cases Mr. Abrams defends as a criminal lawyer in Dallas, Texas—from DWI to weapons offenses. Village Hiker designed the website, proofread the content and edited the pages for English language readers and search engine optimization. Visit the Warren Abrams, Dallas Defense Attorney website.
RNA Health
Explains the Helix pharmacy management software designed for closed door, retail and combo independent pharmacies serving long term care facilities. Village Hiker developed and edited the content of the pages describing the software. Visit the RNA Health website.

Ghostwriting

Ghostwriting presents the ideas of the author in the words of the writer. A skilled ghostwriter adjusts the writing style to reflect the personality of the author—the person with the ideas. These examples illustrate the writing flexibility of the Village Hiker staff.

Customer Service Excerpt
This excerpt from a customer service training manual begins with a difficult conversation between a technically-talented support person with limited people skills and a novice user needing help. A Village Hiker staff member interviewed the author and wrote the content. View the Customer Service Excerpt ghostwriting example.
Sport Hunting Magazine Article
Takes the reader on a journey to Tibet in search of the Tibetan blue sheep, one sought by sport hunters. Village Hiker interviewed the hunter and wrote the article in the lighthearted style of the author. View the sport hunting magazine article ghostwriting example.
Bride Magazine Article
Explains how to make a good decision when choosing a bakery for creating customized wedding cakes. View the bride magazine article ghostwriting example.

Presentations

These presentations illustrate two different approaches to addressing the needs of their unique audiences. One highlights the content, depending on the presenter to fill in the details. The other provides a detailed standalone introduction to an open source typesetting software product.

Passive Seismic Concepts
Uses sparse slides as background for a lecture-style presentation. Most slides highlight only one topic to make the content more focused for the audience. Village Hiker researched, designed and prepared this presentation using Keynote and PowerPoint. This example is a PDF of the original. View the Passive Seismic Concepts presentation.
Introduction to TeX
Uses detailed slides to present an overview of the TeX open source typesetting system. Village Hiker researched, designed and prepared this presentation using TeX. View the Introduction to TeX presentation.

Case Studies

Case studies explain how a customer uses a specific product or service to solve one or more problems. Case Studies illustrate the practical outcome of using a product or service.

Volmar Technologies
Explains how an IT consultant protected his customers against an emerging type of spam by using the heuristic security technology built into an email server. Village Hiker optimized the case study design, plus researched and wrote the content of this case study. View the Volmar Technologies case study.
Victoria School District
Describes how a school district saved money, while offering secure and easy-to-use email services with a product competing against Microsoft Exchange. Village Hiker optimized the design, plus researched and wrote the content of this case study. View the Victoria School District case study.

White Papers

Commercial white papers describe industry issues, explain approaches to addressing the matters in question and present as possible solutions the products or services available from the client.

ARI Technology Background
Highlights the theory and implementation of measuring and analyzing small earth movements when searching for hydrocarbon reservoirs. Village Hiker researched and wrote the content of this white paper. View the ARI Technology Background white paper.
Email Server Essentials
Explains the email service options available to small-to-medium size organizations, touching on efficiency, total-cost-of-ownership (TOC), IT-related issues and security against data theft and email-borne threats. View the Email Server Essentials white paper.

You can also view a list of who we have served and read some of the recommendations we have received.