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Freelance Writer/ Transcriber

Hometalk, Inc is a digital media company that builds and operates lifestyle content platforms, bringing millions of people ideas, inspiration, and information to fuel their passions and interests.

Overview

Upstyle is seeking a freelance writer/ transcriber

We are seeking a remote freelance writer to work on transcribing DIY-style YouTube videos for Upstyledaily.com into written posts, including taking screenshots to show the steps. Topics are fashion, styling, sewing, DIY beauty, makeup and hair tutorials, thrift flipping etc. In particular, the writer must be able to write about sewing e.g. techniques, stitches etc. and have a keen interest in this subject. 

This is a flexible role. One article takes an average of 90mins. Minimum 5 articles submitted per week and maximum 10.

Pay scale is 20 agurot/6 cents per word, paid monthly.

Articles are min. 300 and max. 800 words. Edits, if any, are usually minimal.

Responsibilities 

  • Developing new features to expand our platform’s user-facing abilities and admin tooling

  • Working in a fast-paced collaborative environment, built on a Kanban workflow

  • Expanding our platform’s infrastructure offerings

 

Requirements

  • Knowledge of sewing

  • Basic knowledge of Google docs

  • Basic tech skills e.g. how to take decent screenshots / crop an image

  • Ability to commit to submitting a set amount of posts per week

  • Previous writing experience

  • Decent grammar and spelling

Great to have but not required

  • Experience using Monday.com

  • Interest in the topics above

  • Basic knowledge of SEO.

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