Taylor Schaefer

Freelance Content Writer

Location icon United States of America

A passionate writer who loves to pull in readers with engaging content. I specialize in creating and editing articles, blog posts, and sales copy.

Let's get to work!

Portfolio

Advocacy Articles & Blogs

Medium
03/09/2017
Reaching Ghana's Sanitation Goals: Motivation Meets Innovation

In Ghana, 15 percent of the population has access to improved sanitation. This is progress, albeit limited since 1990 - when sanitation coverage reached only one in 25 Ghanaians. The country faces a long road ahead as it works to eliminate open defecation, one of the greatest public health challenges associated with inadequate sanitation coverage.

Medium
05/27/2017
Menstruation Matters: Celebrating Menstrual Hygiene Day

Let's talk about menstruation. Only one out of two girls in India and one out of every four girls in Tanzania and Ethiopia knows about menstruation before the start of their first cycle. For this reason, education is this year's theme for Menstrual Hygiene Day, taking place May 28.

Blasting News
10/08/2016
Caregiving guru Carolyn Brent gives others hope for the future

Caring for a sick loved one is always difficult, and with it often comes financial, legal and emotional distress. But it doesn't always have to be that way. Author, advocate and non-profit founder Carolyn Brent knows these struggles all too well, which is why she has made it her life mission to help caregivers discover their own sense of personal strength in preparing for the future.

Save the Water™
06/09/2014
The Unsanitary Water of 'Montezuma's Revenge'

By Taylor Schaefer, staff writer for Save The Water™ | June 9, 2014 Water is the source of life for all living things on this planet. However, it has become a breeding ground for pathogenic microorganisms and intestinal parasites in most developing countries.

The Borgen Project
09/03/2013
Dengue Fever Continues to Grow | The Borgen Project

One of the fastest growing and most dangerous diseases that is spreading throughout the world is Dengue fever. Dengue fever is a painful disease spread by mosquitoes that causes fever, severe joint pain, and headaches. When people think of an infectious disease transmitted by mosquitoes, malaria is often the first that comes to mind.

The Borgen Project
07/22/2013
Revolution in Chiapas: An Unstoppable Force | The Borgen Project

When thinking about poverty and hard times, it's important to remember that no matter how bad one might think they have it, there are always people around the world who have it worse. One group of people who have to deal with extreme poverty and repression are the indigenous populations in Mexico and Central America.

Travel

My Perpetual Journey
10/17/2017
How I Saved $15,000 for my Trip Around the World

"Are you rich?" "How can you afford to travel so much?" These are the first questions people ask me when I tell them how often I travel. As a millennial, I fully understand the struggle to stay afloat financially. Most 20 somethings are just starting their careers and learning to live independently.

My Perpetual Journey
07/10/2018
4 Tips for Female Solo Travelers in Southeast Asia

Traveling solo in Southeast Asia was one of the most rewarding experiences I've ever had. It is hard not to fall in love with the culture, the food, and the people in each of the unique countries. But, setting out on your own in a place you've never been is a little nerve-racking- no need...

My Perpetual Journey
10/30/2014
5 Advantages and Disadvantages of Solo Travel

As I diligently prepared for my six week trip to Europe, I could not help but boast about my upcoming adventures and all the exciting things I would be doing. I noticed a common response after I mentioned I would be traveling for a couple of those weeks by myself.

My Perpetual Journey
09/02/2013
Top 5 Places to Visit in Central America

5. Chiapas, Mexico: Make your way down to the southernmost part of Mexico. The beautiful mountains of Chiapas provide breathtaking views. You can visit Sumierdo Canyon just outside San Cristobal de las Casas, Here you can take a boat ride through and see some significant wildlife along the way.

My Perpetual Journey
08/26/2018
6 of the Most Instagram Worthy Places in Italy

Italy is a mecca for instagramers and photography buffs. Who hasn't dreamt of standing in front of the Colosseum, swimming in the Mediterranean, or drinking wine in Tuscany? If you crave impeccable food, fantastic architecture, and alluring history-Italy should be your next travel destination. So, book your flight and don't forget to make everyone at...

My Perpetual Journey
10/30/2014
Backpacking on a Budget: Western Europe

If there is one thing I learned from traveling, it is that everyone travels differently. I do not believe there is a wrong or right way to travel. Each individual has different interest and different ways of doing things. Many backpackers are very flexible in terms of their schedule and the length of their trip....

Business Articles

Blasting News
09/05/2016
Austin-based BNB Shield seeks to restore housing "ecosystem"

With the proliferation of unlicensed short-term rentals occurring globally, a rising start-up called BNB Shield is working to ensure that unlawful rentals are promptly removed from third-party platforms like AirBnB, Craigslist, and VacationRentals.com. Short-term rental platforms have become an instant sensation with tourists looking for easy and cheap accommodation for their next vacation.

Askwonder
Freelancer Cost

Wonder is your personal research assistant. Ask your own question at AskWonder.com

Blasting News
07/27/2016
CEO Jon Fisher: life, business, and the pursuit of happiness

It is easy to lose sight of what is important in life when you belong to an industry often consumed by corporate greed and self-serving ambition. However, entrepreneur and CEO of augmented reality streaming platform CrowdOptic, Jon Fisher is breaking the stereotype of the traditional businessman with his unique outlook on life and unconventional business approach.

Blasting News
07/04/2016
What really determines your car insurance rate?

Shopping for car insurance can be an arduous task. Between sifting through quotes and picking the right coverage, car owners are often left more confused than when they started. This is probably because the process auto insurance companies use to determine insurance rates are also complex and possibly discriminatory.

Blasting News
09/18/2016
Innovator Coho Events is Revolutionizing Event Management

Planning an cannot only be stressful but time consuming. There is much more involved in the event process than creating a Facebook page and registering guests. Coho Events, an Austin-based company, understands how important details are and does all of the heavy lifting for their clients.

Marketing

Rsrgroup
Sales Copy- Viridian Green Laser Sights

This email has been sent to you as a service to our preferred customers. You are subscribed to the following list: RSR E-Flyer using the following email: *|EMAIL|* Remove me from this list or Update my profile information If you have any problems, please contact the list owner at: [email protected] The following physical address is associated with this mailing list: RSR Group, Inc., 4405 Metric Dr., Winter Park, FL 32792-6904, Attn: Marketing Dept.

Rsrgroup
Press Release - Summer of Savings E-Show at RSR Group

Participating dealers experience all of the benefits of a traditional trade show from the comfort of their own home or office! Taking place entirely on the RSR Group website, the Summer of Savings E-Show will feature virtual booths from over 35 of the industry's leading manufacturers.

Twitter icon Linkedin icon