About.com Hiring Freelance Web Content Editor and Writer

About.comAbout.com currently is seeking online content writers to update and improve existing articles to create high-quality, successful web content. This is a part time, work from home position with flexible schedule.

Successful candidates must be able to work quickly and accurately to research, update, and improve content on a range of topics, ultimately creating compelling, accessible, and well-optimized content that satisfies a variety of different audiences. [Continue reading…]

 

Internet Brand Hiring Remote Part-Time Content Editor

Internet Brands, Inc. is looking for a content editor with a savvy eye for online bargains to post coupon codes and sales to our websites. This is a content production position requiring morning hours and a part-time commitment in a fast-paced environment. Editors can be remote and are considered 1099 contractors.

Responsibilities:

  • Find, verify, edit, and publish time-sensitive coupons and deals that appeal to a wide variety of shoppers.
  • Support a body of assigned merchants across several websites, populating corresponding pages with deals and coupons available from multiple sources.
  • Provide feedback on site functionality and software used to publish discounts.
  • Perform special projects as needed, including article development, manuals and other ad hoc projects.
  • Be a communicative, adaptable, and active member of a remote team.

Qualifications:

  • Extensive writing or copy editing experience. (SEO experience desired)
  • Thorough understanding of online discount shopping and utilization of coupon sites.
  • Comfortable with technical aspects of working online: utilizing publishing platforms, employing HTML and photo editing skills, and having a working knowledge of Excel and Google Docs.
  • A sharp eye for detail, strong organizational skills, ability to adapt to evolving work practices, and proven talent for communicating and prioritizing.
  • Comfortable working within a daily routine but also able to budget time for side projects as needed.
  • Available during holidays and some weekends.
  • Experience with affiliate marketing a distinct advantage.
  • Ability to work independently, but also within the structure of a team.
  • College degree preferred.

About Internet Brands, Inc.:

Internet Brands (www.internetbrands.com) is an innovative online media company that operates media, community, and e-commerce websites in consumer categories including automotive, health, shopping, and travel. We also create and license leading social media software and applications.

How to apply

If you are interested in this work from home job opportunity, please check out the job listing here for more information and apply. Good luck!

 

Angie’s List Hiring Freelance Local Online Editor

Angies-ListAngie’s List is seeking a Full-Time Freelance Local Online Editor to create, curate, edit, optimize and publish online content for consumers and website visitors from in and around Chicago area.

Job Description

The Local Online Editor is responsible for creating, curating and maintaining content that relates specifically to homeowners and consumers in and around Chicago. This can include everything from highlighting engaging examples of local home improvement projects found in the Angie’s List review database to writing features on regional consumer trends to profiling owners of neighborhood businesses. In short, the Local Online Editor works as on-the-ground correspondent to capture the voice of Angie’s List members, service providers and savvy consumers in and around Chicago.

What You Will Do:

  • Create, curate, maintain and regularly update content for the Chicago “home” page on AngiesList.com
  • Research, write and pitch articles and other content ideas that relate specifically to homeowners, business owners and consumers in and around Greater Chicago.
  • Develop new articles and other content with a focus on local trends, events or activities
  • Copyedit based on AP Style and Angie’s List Style guidelines
  • Check facts and sources used
  • Optimize and localize articles by writing engaging headlines and meta descriptions, adding appropriate links and adding correct tags
  • Promote and market Angie’s List content to local audiences using social media
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications & Office Requirements

  • 3-5 years of experience in journalism, writing/editing, content marketing or a related field
  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism, English, public relations, communications, or a related field
  • Proven experience and current knowledge of search engine optimization and marketing (SEO/SEM) techniques and strategies
  • Experience and proficiency in marketing and promoting brands and their content on social media networks such as Facebook and Twitter
  • Knowledge of AP Style, proper grammar and spelling
  • Ability to write creative, engaging headlines
  • Experience with Drupal and/or other digital content management systems
  • Basic knowledge of HTML a plus
  • Ability to be highly organized with an emphasis on accuracy and timeliness
  • Ability to provide regular updates and communicate any issues encountered in a timely manner
  • A reliable high speed Internet connection and computer

How To Apply

If you are interested in this work from home job opportunity, please visit the job listing page here for more information and apply. Good luck!

 

Technical Writer Job at Lionbridge Technologies

LionBridgeLionbridge Technologies currently is hiring Technical Writer. This is a part time temporary position.

Job Description:

They are seeking a well-rounded candidate who has strong technical writing skills. The preferred candidate will have 2+ years of content development experience, be familiar with many industry-standard technologies and understand industry initiatives such as content management, single sourcing, XML, controlled English, etc. As well, the preferred candidate will have experience with hardware and/or software systems, be flexible to rapid project changes, be able to work independently, and be well-organized.

Education:

BA degree or equivalent experience

Required Skills:

  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • Excellent writing and grammar

Technical Expertise:

  • Design and develop written and/or visual product-related information, including hard copy, web, and online information
  • Analyze product specifications to define technical content
  • Evaluate and understand data
  • Produce CLI or API documentation
  • Write, research, build, compile, and test online information
  • Effectively communicate with subject matter experts and convert knowledge received to audience-specific deliverables
  • Adhere to standards and style document; as well as templates, scripts, style sheets, and graphic libraries to ensure common look and feel
  • Set up own work space, loading/unloading software, and general problem-solving
  • Manage own time and projects

Desired Experience:

  • Familiarity with the Cloud environment
  • Knowledge of the Agile development process
  • Experience with current markup languages such as Markdown HTML or Drupal
  • Knowledge of git and github is a plus

How to apply?

If you are interested in this work at home job opportunity, please visit the job posting here for more information and apply. Good luck!

 

Internet Brands Hiring Freelance Online Shopping Content Editor

Internet Brands currently is seeking an online shopping guru to help them write articles for their shopping websites. You will mainly be writing for Outblush (www.outblush.com) and other shopping websites as needed. Outblush is a shopping web blog for women who love to shop. Like having a team of personal shoppers, the content team would be responsible for digging up the best products for consumers – such as clothes, home items, beauty products, and various other items.

This is a freelance writing opportunity that will allow you to work from home with a flexible approach to scheduling after initial training.

Responsibilities:

  • Write and publish outstanding marketing content that drives online shoppers to our rapidly growing list of shopping websites.
  • Find, research, and review trendy, unique products and services with images and writing that provides an informative and interesting point of view.
  • Publish original product and brand content for our merchant partners on Internet Brands sites.
  • Incorporate deals and coupons from a variety of channels into the product offering.
  • Posting 200+ articles per month (highly preferred).

Qualifications:

  • Passion for and knowledge of trendy, unique products and services in a variety of categories including fashion, home, beauty, and life.
  • Online writing and image editing experience, preferably in creating compelling marketing copy.
  • Sophisticated online shopper with experience using coupons or other discounts.
  • Attention to detail and commitment to high quality content creation.
  • Excellent team and interpersonal skills.
  • Knowledge of affiliate marketing is a plus.
  • Reliability, commitment, and great communication skills are a plus.

If you are interested in this position, please visit: http://ch.tbe.taleo.net/CH05/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=CARSDIRECT&cws=2&rid=885

About Internet Brands, Inc.:
Headquartered in El Segundo, Calif., Internet Brands (www.internetbrands.com) is an innovative online media company that operates media, community, and e-commerce websites in consumer categories including automotive, health, shopping, and travel. Internet Brands’ network of 200+ websites reaches more than 90 million unique visitors each month.