UPDATE: I've hired 5 writers and will be hiring MORE. There are many applicants and it is very competitive so please put some thought into your application
Hi, I need experienced and competent writers for a new lifestyle blog.
This WILL be an on going project if you're good. This job detail is long, so please read, any application that applies without reading will be reported as a spam application.
As an applicant you should be:
1) Extremely proficient in English, both spoken and written. Obviously, English should be your first language if you're to apply for this job.
2) You should have experience writing 'lifestyle' articles. Applicants who are currently writing for lifestyle sites/mags/blogs will be highly considered. Please post and provide relevant examples.
3) This are the SPECIFIC categories I'm looking writers for, please indicate WHICH category/niche you're an authority on. Some topics might seem very 'academic' but I don't require 'academic writing' but writing that can relate and that is interesting to the reader.
TECH(apple, kindle, new web 2.0 sites, productivity tools, new robotics improvements, medical breakthroughs, science breakthroughs)
SOCIAL KNOWLEDGE (psychology, sociology, group knowledge, socialization, interesting research news that the layman can read)
LIFEHACKS (productivity tips, life hacks, 'how to' lists)
HOME & LIVING IDEAS (Interior designing, furniture, DIY at home, Crafting and hobbies)
HEALTH & STYLE: (fitness, beauty, fashion, dressing, trends)
ENTERTAINMENT: (Movies, music, crazy LOL stuff over the web, fails)
RELATIONSHIPS: (Family, divorce, break up, seduction, bedroom tips, love, date ideas)
4) You should have an idea how does wordpress works and you're comfortable writing/posting to WP.
5) You need to have a decent, fun bio. All authors on the site will have their bio there, you need to be proud of your work and being quirky is a plus for us.
6) Articles written needs to be original, well thought out and fun to read! This is so important. These articles are not written for some search engine bot for but real human beings.
7) The bid price is for ONE such article, of at least 660 words. On going work potential.
Skills: english, research, writing