Freelance Content Update Editor, Verywell Fit

Posted: 12/7/2018 | Expires: 1/6/2019

Location: Working from home
Function: Writing & Editing
Specialty: Content Marketing, Editor / Editorial
Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)
Duration: Freelance
Salary Description: $25-$35 per hour based on experience

About Your Role:

As Dotdash Content Updater for VeryWell Fit, Family & Mind, you will revise and augment existing articles to elevate the user experience and drive additional traffic around the Dotdash.com network. On-boarding will take place throughout December, and you may start some assignments. Assignments start in earnest during the first week of January. Rate: $25 to $35 hourly, depending on level of experience. The successful candidate must provide access to clips that demonstrate their expertise with relevant subject matter. This is a remote position, but applicants must live with n the U.S.

We need content updaters who have at least three years of expertise writing about the following topics:

Family issues

Mental Health

General Fitness

Nutrition

Pregnancy/Birth Control

Substance Abuse, including tobacco and alcohol addiction

Expertise in more than one area is a plus.

About Your Contributions:

  • Assess how much revision or updating an article needs
  • Assess whether an article is too outdated or poorly composed to salvage
  • Perform the revisions or updates
  • Fact check the content
  • Copyedit any content that needs little or no revision

About You:

  • Must be comfortable working in a content management system and able to work quickly, independently and accurately
  • Commit to a minimum of 20 hours weekly
  • Must be comfortable working remotely

About Us:

For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, a leading Internet measurement company, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population every month. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone and, most recently, Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication. Our brands include Verywell, The Spruce, The Balance, Investopedia, Lifewire, TripSavvy and ThoughtCo.

Dotdash embraces inclusivity and values our diverse community. We are committed to building a team based on qualifications, merit and business need. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status

For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, a leading Internet measurement company, and reach...

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