An online newsportal is looking for Indian freelance journalists. Fixed rate - $0.50-$0.75 per news story - 250-300 words, min. 4 stories a day on different hours.
It is an open topic assignment - write current affair news items in various categories. Look at any Indian news sites categories and which category are you most comfortable to write in? past writing experiece in news writing, magazines like an editor etc. is a plus.
*** VERY IMPORTANT
Your English must be like a news site editor, else do not apply half heartedly. You may also be required to refine your english quickly. Structuring contents or experssing a thought is as important.
*** HOW TO APPLY.
Compulsory fields -
- Your age
- Past professional/working experience/domain experience
- Writing experiece
- A proposal what could you do on daily basis on the site
- Why would you like to work on this project
---The project is only for Indians and India related topics.
---This is not a rewriting project but original articles on current affairs.
---No scrapping. Articles must pass CopyScape and others. Each and every article will be checked.
---No shortcut words in communication. The applicants should have a basic professional communication skill.
---The applicants must very comfortable to work with web portals/news publishing system work flow.
---We may ask for a small demo writeup but not to everyone placeing a bid.
---If selected, a non disclosure aggreement needs to be signed before starting the work.
Do not send generic bids like 'I am interested' or 'send more details'; if you have a news, magazines writing portfollio that could be a start. For good writers, we may allow publishing their name as the author.