Snopes.com (est. 1995), an award-winning website that aims to expose or affirm commonly-smeared urban myths and tall-tales, is seeking Freelance Fact Checkers to help with the site’s mission to unmask such widespread myths or legends.
Freelance Fact Checkers will work closely with staff writers to uphold the site’s obligation for reliability and honesty.
Because staff writers curate and explain massive quantities of information within tight deadlines, Candidates must work well with other collaborators to consistently enrich the quality of Snopes.com’s content and broaden its engagement with readers.
Fact Checkers must know how to use WordPress CMS and be familiar with digital publishing, the nitty-gritties of web content, blogs, SEO, social media outreach, etc.
Payment: to be discussed.