It’s finally Friday, but there’s no rest for the wicked, is there? Here’s a list of paid writing opportunities to end your week off with. There’s a little something for everyone: work-from-home freelance writing jobs and calls for submissions open writers anywhere, and some on-site Canadian writing jobs for my fellow countrypeeps.
Have a great weekend!
Remote Writing Jobs (Work-From-Home / Online Writing Jobs
FREELANCE CONTENT WRITERS/BLOGGERS – GeekSlideshow.com is hiring writers with a passion for pop culture to write accurate and fun articles. You should have a basic understanding of HTML and CSS, image manipulation, and experience with social media platforms and WordPress. These are freelance writing jobs for writers with a sense of humor and strong portfolio of online writing/blogging samples. Read more/apply
FREELANCE WRITERS FOR ART GALLERY BLOG – Agora Gallery is looking for experienced freelance bloggers to contribute to their advice and news blogs. To be considered for this freelance blogging job you should have at least 5 years of proven art or art-related blog writing experience. Solid knowledge of SEO and the ability to meet deadlines is a must. Read more/apply
FREELANCE WRITERS – Corl Financial Technologies is hiring a freelance writer to write about cryptocurrency. To be considered for this freelance writing job, you should have a Medium account and be passionate about finance and cryptocurrency. Read more/apply
FREELANCE LUXURY WRITERS – TheRichest.com is looking for freelance writers to contribute list-based articles on everything from celebrities to luxury cars and all things luxury in between. This is a remote writing job for a freelance writer that knows what’s trending and is able to write eye-catching content that people crave. Read more/apply
FREELANCE SPORTS WRITERS – Valnet is looking for freelance sports writers to write for TheSportster.com. This sports site gets over 12 million monthly page views. Writers should be able to write original articles with the potential to go viral. These are remote writing jobs for experienced writers. Read more/apply
FREELANCE WRITERS / BLOGGERS – An unnamed company in San Francisco is hiring freelance bloggers and writers to work with long term on web content and digital and print marketing materials. To be considered for one of these freelance work-from-home writing jobs you must have strong writing and editing skills and be able to maximize traffic using SEO keywords. Experience with landscape and home improvement topics also preferred. Read more/apply
Canadian Writing Jobs (On-Site Writing Jobs in Canada)
SENIOR NEWS WRITER – CTV News is hiring a full-time senior news writer in Vancouver, British Columbia to write scripts for on-camera, voiceover, and introductions to reports. You must be available for all shifts, ranging from early mornings to nights and weekends. You must have an excellent knowledge of local, national and international news and current events, a minimum of 5 years’ experience in broadcast writing for TV or radio, and a broadcast or journalism degree to be considered for this Canadian news writing job. Read more/apply
MARKETING CONTENT WRITER – Opal-RT Technologies is hiring a writer with a passion for technology to write marketing materials. This is a full-time writing job in Montreal, Quebec. You must have 5 years of experience as marketing content writer in a technical field, hands-on experience with content management systems, such as WordPress, and a degree in a tech-related field. Read more/apply
PROOFREADER / COPY EDITOR – Brookside Psychologists in Burlington, Ontario, is hiring an experienced proofreader /copyeditor to format and edit final drafts of psychological reports that are easy to understand for laypersons and professionals. You must have a bachelor’s degree in journalism, English, or a related field and demonstrated experience in professional proofreading and editing services in the medical-legal sector. Knowledge of PHIPA and PIPEDA legislation and procedures is also required. Read more/apply
CONTENT WRITER – Veem Inc. in Ottawa, Ontario is hiring a content writer to create content for their technology startup. This is a 2-3 month contract with the possibility of becoming full-time employment for the right candidate. You should be able to writer engaging, informative content that is SEO-friendly and infused with humor and wit. Read more/apply
Calls for Submissions
HEROIC FANTASY QUARTERLY – This eZine is open to submissions of heroic fantasy fiction and poetry. Fiction can be up to 10,000 words and they are willing to serialize at a max of 50,000 words. You may submit up to 3 poems with a cumulative maximum of 30 pages. They pay $100 for stories and $25 for poems upon publication.
You can read the full submission guidelines at: http://www.heroicfantasyquarterly.com/?page_id=39
CLARKESWORLD MAGAZINE – This award-winning science fiction and fantasy magazine is accepting short stories, interviews and articles. Fiction should be between 1,000 to 16,000 words and is paid at 10 cents per word for the first 5,000 words, and 8 cents for each word over 5,000. For nonfiction, they accept articles of interest to readers of sci-fi, fantasy, and horror, including discussions on the genre publishing business, essays on the writing process, and more. Pay is 10 cents per word. Max length of 2,500 for nonfiction.
You can read the full (and very detailed) submission guidelines at: http://clarkesworldmagazine.com/submissions/
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