If you're a savvy wordsmith and laugh in the face of deadlines, then here’s your opportunity to break into the fast-paced, dynamic e-commerce (e-business) industry.
Unleash your imagination, wit and personality as part of the content team that define the style of our clients Web presences. We're looking for a writer who specializes in SEO page copy, articles and press release writing.
In addition to excellent writing skills, we seek an enthusiastic and quick thinking individual who will thrive in this fun, high energy environment.
This project requires:
Write succinctly and use plain English
- Acronyms, jargon and complex words are to be avoided unless explained in hypertext links. Text is to be written in plain English using uncomplicated sentence and paragraph structures. Ensure the word count of web documents is minimised to limit scrolling and aid online reading.
Make web pages scannable
- People rarely read web pages word by word. Provide scannable text with highlighted keywords, meaningful headings, bulleted lists, and short paragraphs.
Ensure content is free from vulgarities and is non-discriminatory
- Content that could be considered offensive to any section of the community is not to be published.
Place important information first
- Text should follow the media style of writing: begin the document by giving the reader the essential facts, follow by providing the most important supporting information, and end by giving the background. This ‘inverted pyramid’ approach allows the user to read important information immediately and then read additional information if they want more detail.
This project entails: ten articles of varying lenght (on average 700 words) - article pro-formas will be supplied to awarded copywriter.
Relevant tertiary qualifications preferred and Web experience an advantage.
Break the routine and Do Something that makes you smile on he inside.
Please PMB with your samples of writing of each type. This project is related to an existing 'open' project:
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