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compensation: $14.71/hr, plus ~$2/hour for benefits or cash compensation, plus ~$2/hour in bonus potential for a target rate of ~$18/hr
employment type: part-time

HubPages Network Editor

HubPages, a network of high-quality, user-generated content sites, is looking for passionate editors for several of our sites. The editor will be responsible for maintaining the site's voice, upholding quality standards, collaborating with contributors, and refurbishing articles to keep them current as the best resources available.

If you enjoy curating and editing, this is the opportunity for you! Our current team of 18 editors are highly skilled and helpful, and we are looking for enthusiastic, positive, smart editors to join our team. We are looking for a minimum of 25 hours per week and a maximum of 40 hours per week.

Qualifications:

  • Excellent writing and editing skills
  • Experience fact-checking
  • BA in Journalism, a related degree, or equivalent experience
  • Work quickly and efficiently
  • Experience with creating or editing content for the web
  • Ability to understand content policies and apply them to a wide spectrum of content

Duties:

  • Evaluate article quality and curate per Network Site editorial policy
  • Maintain site quality and domain authority
  • Copyedit writing of all levels—basic to advanced, including technical
  • Communicate with authors on editing process and procedures
  • Fact-check
  • Research and create added written and visual content with emphasis on user intent and search engine visibility
  • Apply up-to-date SEO strategy to boost articles’ competitiveness
  • Periodically review articles on site, including recently updated articles
  • Manage social media presence on Facebook and Pinterest
  • Productively work and communicate from home with messaging and video conference technology

Compensation and other perks:

  • 25 - 40 hours a week flexible schedule
  • Compensation starts at $14.71/hour plus ~$2/hour for benefits or cash compensation plus ~$2/hour in bonus potential for a target of ~$18/hr
  • Medical, vision, and dental insurance options
  • 401k and 4% match
  • Paid time off for vacation and sick leave

This is a telecommuting job, but we have a Portland office space. We would like to hire everyone in the Portland area so that they can meet for training downtown and have a cohesive group to meet occasionally. Our other offices are in San Francisco, Seattle, and New York.

HubPages is part of the parent company Maven. We are looking for someone who loves curating and editing and is an enthusiastic, hard-working self-starter. If this sounds like you, please email us a resume and a brief note explaining why we should hire you. Please put "Part-Time HubPages Network Editor" in the subject field. We look forward to hearing from you!

  • Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.
  • do NOT contact us with unsolicited services or offers

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