Oct 5, 2016

Freelance Work Geek.com is Looking for a Freelance Technology Writer

Company: Geek.com – Posted by Brian Scott – Preferred job location: Anywhere

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Geek.com is Looking for a Freelance Technology Writer

Job summary: Geek.com is seeking a Freelance Technology Writer to cover all things Internet and technology. The writer will craft 3-5 informative posts, from quick news pieces to in-depth features. The writer will pitch relevant topics as well as handle assigned stories. Must know Geek culture and write with a sense of humor.

Job Description

Ziff Davis Media’s Geek.com (est. 1996), a popular technology news site revering the geek lifestyle, is employing a Freelance Technology Writer to blog about the intersection of pop culture and technology with a splendidly eccentric Geek-influence. The writer will be writing about cyborgs, drones, smartwear, video game rages, surprising discoveries about 1990s animes, experimental internet music, etc.

On a daily basis the writer will develop 3-5 engaging posts in the form of concise news items and long-form feature articles. A conversational writing style with humor is needed. The editors will assign stories to the writer, but also require the writer to pitch his or her own topics.

Job Requirements:

  • Experience writing about geek lifestyle and technology.
  • An appreciation of wit, playfulness, and humor is a MUST. Geek culture is compelling and comical. You need to convey that.
  • Extensive knowledge of the geek culture scene. You can spot both developing and hyper-social stories.
  • Ability to edit and proofread your own work with minimal editorial supervision.
  • Familiar with using WordPress, HTML, editing images, and writing brilliant headlines.

Payment: to be discussed with the employed writer.

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  • Job sources: Online Writing Jobs. Job Categories: Paid Writing Gigs. Job Types: Freelance Work. Job Tags: writing. Salaries: TBD — To Be Discussed.


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