Freelance Copy / Writing Editors (Remote)

Are you interested in working on the WebFX Internet marketing team? Then we’re interested in you! Check out this page to learn more about being a Freelance Copy / Writing Editors (Remote).

The position at a glance:

  • Location: Remote
  • Hours: Flexible

If you think you’re a good fit, fill out an application form below!

Qualities

  • Stellar communication skills
  • Flexibility

 

Availability

Our content aims to capture the style and tone of each business that we work with. WebFX looks for editors who are eager to understand a business’s unique style and tone.

Industry Expertise

WebFX welcomes editors across all industries to apply. Particularly, we are frequently on the lookout for editors with an understanding of:

  • Construction
  • Manufacturing
  • Medical

What You’ll Do
Responsibilities

  • Work on a variety of content types from blog posts to sales copy to longer, informative guides.
  • You’ll get to edit content for a wide range of clients spanning across hundreds of industries, subject matters, and styles.
  • Enjoy a flexible schedule working through your assignments from the comfort of your home.
  • Help others hone and develop their talents as writers by providing constructive feedback.

Training

If your application is considered, the next step involves moving through our paid development program, the “Editing Bootcamp.” The Bootcamp itself will only take a few hours.

Following your initial training, you may be asked to complete several paid trial assignments.

These assignments will allow us to get a feel for your proficiency to execute on AP Style guidelines, as well as provide feedback to writers on producing an engaging and working style to determine if there’s a good match.

Additional Info

Our Writing Team Values

Our philosophy: Learn something new every day. Always do your best. Dive into the editing process with purpose and passion. And double-check!
Our inspiration: Editing is like an extreme sport: No step is too small to notice, but the end result is exhilarating. “Believe you can and you’re halfway there.” – Theodore Roosevelt
Our standard: Personal pride for the work we complete and a desire to fulfill an important role in a creative process.
Our goal: Complete tasks quickly yet accurately. Search for new approaches and share industry knowledge. Be awesome editors and even better people.
Our mission: To take well-written and thought-out stories — and make them better! Understand all forms of content and the purpose of that content. Know the right voice, tone, and information required to make that content successful. Polish all content types with supportive links, proper grammar, and crisp style.

When you Apply
We’ll need to see the resume, writing interests, and at least five sample written works (either PDF or web links).

When filling out the form, please include your resume and writing samples by linking to the live content, your portfolio, or a hosting site with your documents. Please do not paste entire sample pieces into the sample field.
When applying by email, please include a summary of topics and industries you enjoy or have experience writing about with your application.

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