16 October 2010

Freelance Writing: Topic - Family Concerns (pays $15 per 400/ 500-word article)

Post date: 16 October 2010
Seeking Experienced Freelance Writers in Major Metropolitan Areas

Our fast-paced, progressive Web company has an immediate need for freelance contributors. The purpose of our family of sites is to help users navigate through major decisions in their lives--whether they're buying a home, considering an online degree, dealing with a medical diagnosis, or determining how much insurance they need.

Currently, we're recruiting experienced freelance writers who reside in the following metropolitan areas:

* Chicago
* Dallas
* Los Angeles
* Miami
* New York City
* Philadelphia
* San Francisco
* Seattle.

Candidates must have comprehensive knowledge of, and proven Web writing experience in, one or more of the following areas:

* Autos
* Education
* Health
* Home improvement
* Insurance
* Lending
* Real estate.

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate:

* A simple, straightforward and informative writing style
* A strong command of grammar
* An understanding of how to optimize content and write for the Web
* The ability to produce high-quality, concise content under tight deadlines
* The ability to manage multiple projects.

Our rate is $15 per 400-500 word article, with room for growth. Articles are generally assigned in batches.

To apply, please reply to the e-mail address listed in this ad with:

* A brief cover letter detailing your experience
* Your resume
* Two original, published writing samples appropriate for an audience with a high school reading level.

Please include your metropolitan area in the subject line of your email.

Compensation: $15 per 400-500 word article, with room for growth. Articles are generally assigned in batches.

More information here.
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