Freelance Writer – Technology “How To” Articles
This position will operate on a remote, freelance basis.
Valnet Inc. is looking for freelance writers who are also technology experts for the website makeuseof.com
MakeUseOf is one of the largest technology publications on the web today. We aim to equip all readers, whether they’re newcomers to tech or seasoned veterans, with the tools they need to make the most of their technology.
We simplify complex topics into guides that anyone can understand, whether they’re looking for a list of great apps, need help fixing an issue, or want a product recommendation. Every article leaves the reader with something valuable to take away.
Candidates must have strong knowledge of at least one of our verticals: Windows, Mac, Linux, Android, iPhone, Security, Programming (please see our website for full list) AND excellent english language writing skills as well as the ability to breakdown complex topics.
- Write 8 articles (~1000 words) per month, with no upper limit
- Generate and pitch new ideas/topics
- Stay up to date on the latest tech news, products and updates
- Maintain Freelance Contractor schedule
- Cover Letter
- 2-3 articles you’ve written that you demonstrate your knowledge of tech and your writing abilities
Applicants must be highly motivated and possess the following requirements
- Relevant experience in writing and editing
- Expert knowledge of one or more technology platforms, product or apps
- Available at peak hours and strategic posting times strongly preferred; weekend availability a plus
We will get back to you as soon as possible if we think you’d make a solid addition to the team.