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Editor needed for blog articles editing (Weekly)

Posted

25 days ago

We're a productivity blog looking for a freelance editor to edit our articles. The ideal candidate has to be capable to go beyond simple text editing to ensure each published article is SEO optimized.

Responsibilities
- Read content and correct for errors in spelling, punctuation, and grammar
- Rewrite copy to make it easier for readers to understand
- Verify facts using standard reference sources
- Ensure submissions from writers (ghost writers and expert writers) follow our style and content guide
- Simple communication with our writers for publication notice and feedback when necessary
Work closely with our Senior Editor to ensure each published article is SEO optimized (Guidelines are provided)
- Familiarity with tools including WordPress, Intercom and Basecamp is an advantage
- Edit 9 articles per week (around 1,400 words per article)

Skills Required
- Proven working experience as an editor
- Strong writing/editing/proofreading skills
- Hands on experience with WordPress
- Excellent written skills in English
- An eye for detail along with critical thinking
- Good communication skills
- Able to work independently and follow tight deadlines
- Able to follow our editorial guidelines strictly
- Willing to use tasks management tools including Intercom and Basecamp
  • $165
    Fixed-price
  • Intermediate
    I am looking for a mix of experience and value Experience Level
  • Project Type: Ongoing project

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    Kwun Tong 02:09 am
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