I'm the founder of Web Espy (http://www.webespy.com). We help people find the best websites and apps in the world through real user reviews.
We just launched and I'm in need of a great, creative and passionate writer who also is a frequent and knowledgeable user of the Internet, mobile apps, and technology. This job is perfect for a college student or recent graduate who wants to bolster their writing profile with a well regarded startup while earning extra money at the same time. You'll work with our highly experienced team (headed by a guy who runs one of the biggest satirical news sites) who will guide you and help you and your writing grow.
You'll be focusing on writing reviews on different websites and apps that are new, cool, and helpful. In time, you may also have the chance to be a contributor to the Espied blog (http://www.webespy.com/espied) This position can be done on a freelance basis. The time commitment will be about 10 hours per week.
With your application, please include:
- Your resume
- Your availability (hours / week)
- Your social media presence (whatever you wish to share: blog, Tumblr, Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and especially if you have Yelp, Amazon or other online reviews)
- Link to your Web Espy account with a few reviews done.
BEFORE APPLYING, Please sign up for an account on webespy.com and rate and review a few websites. It will only take you a few minutes and will show me that you are not just mass replying to jobs and are actually interested in this, as well as give me a sense of your writing ability! Send me the link to your profile page on Web Espy so I can check it out.
Writing reviews on cool new websites and apps
Writing blog posts on the same
A quick and prolific writer, able to pump out content fast that is engaging and interesting
Passionate about technology / the Internet
An avid user of social media: Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, etc.
By post, $10/hr+bonuses for great, viral content. Up to 10 hours a week.