Freelance Home Theater Writer

Digital Trends - New York, NY3.1

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About Us:

Digital Trends, the largest independent tech media site in the world, is a technology/lifestyle brand. We cover anything and everything in technology- from the QLED vs OLED 4k TVs, racing drones, Apple product recalls, to innovations in autonomous driving. Our content spans from news, expert analysis, guides, in-depth reviews, and more. Digital Trends provides insights to our readers in a way that enhances their lifestyle. “Tech for the Way You Live.”

Who We Are Looking For:

While you’ll be responsible for pitching the occasional article, most of the job will consist of writing assigned living articles, keeping our already published articles fresh and up to date, as well as writing deals posts to help increase our affiliate revenue.

Pay is competitive and, while we’d like someone who can be available for communication during Pacific Time office hours, you’ll have the freedom to essentially work your own preferred hours. This is a remote position and candidates from all regions will be considered.

If you’re a self-starting, hard worker with experience writing about audio and video technology, we’re looking for you. Please apply with a resume along with links to at least three published writing examples to get the conversation started. We look forward to meeting you!

Products/ Services Areas of Focus:

  • Home Theater

What You’ll Do:

  • Pitch and respond to assignments, meet deadlines, and write or update articles with quick turnaround.
  • Manage and maintain updates for living articles.
  • Write new living articles, round-ups, and best-of articles.
  • Collaborate with editors and respond well to feedback.

Requirements:

  • 1+ years’ experience researching and writing about tech products, preferably for a reputable tech publication.
  • Basic knowledge of Home Theater gear such as TVs, speakers, receivers, projectors, etc.
  • Comfort with applicable Home Theater vernacular such as HDMI, 4K Ultra HD, HDR, Dolby Atmos surround sound, tweeters, woofers, etc.
  • Available to produce and/or maintain content daily at a high quality.
  • Available to work on projects during Pacific Time hours.
  • Experience with WordPress, Slack, and Trello is a must.
  • Working knowledge of SEO is a plus.

Job Type: Contract

Experience:

  • Wordpress: 1 year (Required)
  • Tech Product Writing: 1 year (Required)
  • Editing: 1 year (Required)
  • professional Home Theater writing: 1 year (Required)