Part-Time Freelance Writer
How to Geek Part-Time Freelance Writer
Job Description(s):Part-Time (freelance).
Company Description: How-To Geek is an online technology magazine which contains 10,000+ in-depth articles on a variety of topics.
How You Will Make a Difference:
Create how-to guides, product reviews and comparisons, and explainers across a myriad of topics.
What You Need:
You must be able to write tips, how-to articles, and explainers about complex topics that are clear and easy to understand, even to non-experts.
You must be creative and have the ability to generate article ideas, take suggestions, and make topics interesting and exciting.
You must be at least 18 years old and have your own computer.
What They Provide:
Salary: Based on experience.
Stand Out Benefits: Geek out from your home office, neighborhood cafe or couch! Use your passion for tech to make complex topics palatable to the masses!
To Apply: Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject "How-To Geek Writer" and include the following in your email:
Your name and location.
Explain why your geek skills are worth touting to millions of readers each month.
Any previous experience you have with writing and/or blogging, particularly on the beat in question (if applicable).
Whether or not you are currently employed, and what you do if you are.
A brief overview of the topics you are familiar with and what operating systems/computers you have access to.
Most Important: Include a writing sample. If you have previous writing to showcase, particularly of the how-to or explainer variety, include a link to it in your email. If you have a personal blog, a forum account, or a commenter account from anywhere, feel free to include that as well.