Are you an enthusiastic writer?
Do you have experience, or know know how to write effectively for a Google News site (E.G. Have articles rank well in the Google News clusters)?
Do you know how to tailor your articles so they rank well in the Google news "clusters"?
Is English your native language?
We are a young Australian Google news site looking for a good quality ghostwriter(s) to join our team.
The Role (Initially this will be a one month trial)
First and foremost ALL news stories must be 100% original and pass copyscape, this is ESSENTIAL, Your written skills will need to be impeccable with no grammatical, punctuation or spelling errors.
You will be required to write about 80 - 100 news stories a month, Monday to Friday. The articles must be between about 300 - 500 words long. We would prefer to receive the articles by around 8:00am GMT+10 each day however if you are a local writer we understand this may be a bit later.
When writing for Google News you must stick to the rules and all articles Must be current news stories. No How-To Articles or sales pitches. There is also some technique required in writing for a Google news Site effectively so if you have any experience it would be a plus.
The site is an Australian site so a majority of the stories covered will need to be local also. The categories covered and that you will be writing for are; Australian Business & Finance, Tech Government, Technology, Sports, Arts / entertainment, lifestyle as well as some international news. If you are an Australian resident then this would be a bonus, however is not essential.
As mentioned previously, we are a young site and we are looking for someone to stay on as a long-term writer. Initially however employment will be on a month to month basis. We value our writers and so if you can help us grow our site, we will be more than happy to review wages accordingly further down the track.
If you are a good fit with our site then we will have more work available to you in the future if you wish.
Initially we have a budget of max $200 a month and would require 4 - 5 articles per day Monday - Friday
Please have an example or two of your writing available and bid your price based on 100 articles.
DO NOT BID IF YOU DO NOT INTEND TO FINISH THE PROJECT