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Clayton Moore

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Freelance Writer — Digital Trends, Freelance
Covers:  Pop culture, technology, fiction, nonfiction, futurism, business, aviation, aerospace, television, film, the entertainment industry, authors, politics, law, breaking news, long-form journalism
Doesn't Cover: poetry, relationships

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Biography

Hi, I’m Clay. I’m a a professional writer with experience writing business articles, entertainment features, pop culture profiles and news, public relations materials, analysis of business trends, and comprehensive profiles of companies and people working in the areas of law, aviation, green tech...

What was your first job as a journalist?

I covered the balloon festival in Columbia, Missouri a few months before I graduated from college. It was the first story where I got paid.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

I have. I started off working on an IBM electric typewriter in 1993. I also very nearly flunked typing in high school.

How is social media changing news?

Social media changed how news is distributed, not the news itself. There are no shortcuts to investigation, research and reporting.