Want to learn how to grow a website? Interested in understanding all the practical aspects behind running a blog-based business?
Taylor Media is looking for a part-time intern for The Penny Hoarder, a popular blog about weird ways to make money, as well as other soon-to-launch web properties. We'd like a commitment of 8-10 hours each week, and we can work around your school schedule.
The ideal candidate is a university student or recent college graduate who’s eager to get his/her hands dirty with a variety of tasks, from web production to research to writing blog posts. We’re a startup, so everyone pitches in wherever’s needed! You’ll learn about SEO and best practices for monetizing a website, and have the opportunity to develop a portfolio of blog posts.
We’re looking for someone who…
Has completed personal or school projects or internships that show your enthusiasm for working in the online business or blogging world
Has at least a basic familiarity with WordPress (using it for your own blog counts)
Is a university student or recent college graduate
Is a quick learner who can take an assignment or project and run with it
Reads a lot of blogs so you can help brainstorm ideas for blog posts
Brings strong writing skills, as this will help in everything you do
Is hard-working and willing to pitch in wherever’s needed
Brings a positive attitude and enthusiasm to the office
We’ll see it as a bonus if you…
Have a basic or high understanding of SEO and want to learn more about how to optimize
Have grown your own blog or a blog for an organization or company
Have demonstrated social-media savvy by running an account for a company or organization.
Bring photo-editing or graphic design skills
We work hard and play hard, and we’re hoping you will, too!