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Freelance Content Writer (Remote)

Anything But Political News

We were founded on an unwavering belief in delivering high quality news that is free of political turmoil.  Interested in joining the team and being published with us? We’re looking for freelance writers with SEO familiarity to produce optimized, informative, accurate, high-quality news content.  You should be detail oriented and familiar with writing well sourced informational content. Our ideal contract content writer is creative, collaborative, and responsive

We are seeking an experienced writer with expertise in SEO and enterprise-level B2B marketing. The ideal candidate will be able to simplify sophisticated SEO and B2B marketing insights for CMOs and marketing directors of mid-large sized businesses/enterprises. We are looking for someone who can combine rich, personal experience with thorough research to create truly insightful, original content on the topics of B2B marketing tactics, B2B marketing strategies, organic lead generation, and conversion rates.

Editorial Assistant - Crown

Penguin Random House LLC

The editorial team at Crown is seeking an Assistant to report to two Executive Editors acquiring across the Crown, Currency, and Ten Speed imprints. The position offers the opportunity to contribute to and immerse yourself in a creative and hands-on department renowned by readers as the go-to publisher of narrative and illustrated non-fiction, gain experience in a broad range of categories ranging from pop culture to business/economics to memoir to idea-driven non-fiction, and get exposure to all aspects of the editorial process from proposal to published book. The Editorial Assistant will be responsible for daily editorial activities, including reading and providing input on proposals and manuscripts, drafting catalog and flap copy, participating in the development of new book ideas, and researching trends and competition.

We’re looking for curious and passionate freelance copywriters who can engage our members and inspire them to take action. Our services are designed to help investors of all levels improve their financial futures — and we also believe that investing guidance should not stem from a “one size fits all” mindset. Here’s the challenge/opportunity for you to take on: Finances can be a scary topic—and it’s much easier to delay action than to put a plan together today. So as a Freelance Copywriter, your job is to inspire our members to stop waiting and to start taking steps towards financial independence right this minute.

WriterAccess, an award-winning software platform connecting thousands of businesses with professional writers, editors, translators and content strategists, is looking for an in-house Senior Copywriter to help grow our business organically– the content marketing way. You’ll find us on the Inc 5000 list for the last five years, sporting a fabulous office just a few blocks away from the Boston Garden.

Freelance Writers

Aha Media Group

Our writers are at the heart of our key value proposition: excellent content that produces results for our clients. We are currently seeking to expand our team of part-time, freelance digital content writers. These positions are 100% telework. We establish long-term relationships with our freelancers where we invest in each other. Working for Aha isn’t your standard freelance gig — it’s so much more than that!

If you are interested in these jobs for content writing, please submit your resume, cover letter and writing samples (at least 3) to careers@ahamediagroup.com. Please include the phrase “PS 6” in your email subject line.

ShoutVox is looking for freelance writers to help create engaging content on a wide variety of topics, from finance and technology to pop culture and entertainment. The ideal candidate should be well-versed in creating 100% unique and informative content that engages the reader in a conversational and inviting manner. The type of content that we are looking for is meant to make the reader want to continue coming back to the landing page and, in some cases, increase conversions for a sale.

The content marketer will primarily write and edit Hubstaff content, upholding grammar and voice standards and ensuring each task is meeting its primary goal. This role requires an eye for detail and consistency, often taking written content and bringing up to the highest possible quality. A deep understanding of audience, the topic itself, and content marketing is required. Being able to manage your own projects and take ownership of your work is important.

Content Update Editor

Investopedia (Dotdash)

Investopedia is looking for a remote editor to join our growing team. As an editor, you will revise and augment existing articles to improve the user experience and drive additional traffic. This is a remote position, but applicants must live within the United States and be able to commit at least 20 hours per week (with a maximum weekly commitment of 40 hours). The successful candidate must provide clips that demonstrate their expertise with relevant subject matter. The rate is $30 per hour.

Contributing Writer

The Hustle

We’re looking to build our base of contributing writers for our daily email and our new paid subscription Trends service. As a Hustle contributor, you’ll be responsible for producing smart, witty takes on the day’s business news, and analyzing emerging business trends for our weekly Trends email.