Part-Time Freelance Writer


How to Geek Part-Time Freelance Writer

Job Description(s):Part-Time (freelance).

  • Location: Remote.

  • 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.

    • Benefits: No.

    • Schedule: Freelance.

  • 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 jobs@howtogeek.com 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.