January 22nd, 2006 07:30 EST
Looking for Writers...Suite101.com
Suite101.com is looking for writers with excellent Web communication skills, and knowledge of and a passion for one of 400 topics covered on the site. In order to become online readers' preferred source for quality and range of original commentary and expert advice, each month writers will publish ten timely 400-500-word targeted articles designed to engage, inform, and instruct a reader. We will be hiring 20 writers for the Education section - see topic list below.
Compensation: $1.50 - $3.00/1000 page views (rate reviewed quarterly) of all material authored by the writer subsequent to signing the contract.
We are looking for opinion leaders with proven credentials and experience who write entertaining, intelligent, and ahead-of-the-curve articles, reviews, interviews, profiles, and advice columns that keep readers coming back. Writers must promote their work to meet target traffic goals with attention to SEO and should be able to identify future trends and gaps in coverage and write to satisfy these needs.
Specific topics in the Education and Career section are as follows:
• Day Care
• Primary School
• Middle School
• High School
• Alternative Schooling
• Homeschool Curricula
• ESL/Language Schools
• Distance Education
• Continuing Education
• Teaching & Technology
• Teacher Training
• Educational Issues
• Civil Service
• Career Advice
• Job Searches
To see the complete list of topics available for application and for full payment details please visit http://www.suite101.com/info.cfm/be_a_suite101_writer
Suite101.com is asking for exclusive electronic rights to the content for 1 year from publication and shared electronic rights thereafter (Writers own copyright and all other rights). Writers will be compensated for as long as their material remains on the site.
To apply to be a writer at Suite101.com, please send cover letter, resume, 2 published articles, and one-sentence description of the first 4 articles to firstname.lastname@example.org with the Section you are interested in. If you are interested in and are qualified to write about more than one Topic, please indicate your first, second, and third choices. A copy of the Suite101.com contract will be sent to you via e-mail after an interview and upon offer.
Suite101.com is a privately owned online publishing company founded in Vancouver, Canada in 1996. Today, Suite's interactive, international, and inspiring coverage is showcased in 20 Sections, 400 topics, 90,000 articles and 40,000 discussion threads searchable in seconds. Suite's team of professional Editors and Writers will also facilitate discussion forums, operate blogs, and reach their loyal readers through RSS feeds and a monthly newsletter. Suite101.com is a high traffic site, with over 2.5 million people visiting each month.
Suite101.com: Quality. Simplicity. Interactivity.