Home Improvement Content and Article Writers Needed

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Company Name TrustedPros
Location Remote, United States
Date Posted June 10, 2014
Category Copywriter
Job Type Word Based


If you're a savvy writer who knows what homeowners are searching for online, then we're looking for you!

TrustedPros is site dedicated to helping consumers find trusted and reliable service professionals and information for their home improvement projects. We need someone to help build our library of articles with unique, non-cookie-cutter content.

Skills, Experience and Requirements

• Must have some knowledge and passion for home improvement topics. Write about rules, regulations and trends targeted to both US and Canadian homeowners.
• Construct clear, compelling content that educates and engages readers interested in home improvements.
• Must be able to deliver content that effectively solves problems for our readers.
• Can perform exceptional research work.
• Have an established presence on social networks.
• Dependable – must be able to stick to tasks and deliver on time.
• An understanding of writing for the web – we DON’T want articles filled with keyword stuffing. We want content that provides value with great headlines and content that people want to share on social media.
• Must be a native English speaker with excellent writing skills.
• Must reside in the US or Canada and be comfortable working independently from home.

Initially, the successful candidates will work with us to enhance the content on some of the main pages throughout our websites. Once completed, we’ll need them to contribute 2-4 articles (900-2000 words) each week. If selected, each article we publish of yours will include a brief bio and link to your Google+ page.

Please include in your application:

• Your rate (per word)
• Links to your social profiles
• Links to related your published work
• Proof of field experience and/or education
• Your assessment of the following articles and what you’d do to improve them:
• http://trustedpros.ca/articles/general/the-importance-of-renovation-permits
• http://trustedpros.ca/articles/decks/pros-and-cons-of-composite-decking

The required length of the articles is between 900-2000 words. Payment is transferred monthly based on total word count.
How to apply
Interested candidates should send their resume and cover letter.