Job Description:

Web Content Writer Duties:

• Web content writers are expected to create work that is optimized for the Web. Common Web content writing practices include:
• Succinct, fact-filled content
• An engaging, active tone
• Writing broken up by subheadings
• Use of bulleted lists
• Embedded links throughout the text
Due to the digital nature of the work, Web content writers are often required to know basic design fundamentals and be familiar with digital content management systems. They are also expected to communicate effectively with clients, meet strict deadlines, follow their clients’ editorial guidelines and, if they are freelance writers, manage their own time. Freelance Web content writers purchase their own computer and writing equipment to facilitate their digital work environment.

Web Content Writer Requirements:

• Although many writing techniques are unique to online content writing, a thorough knowledge of standard writing practices is necessary for Web content writers.
• Bachelor’s degree programs in journalism, English and other mass communication disciplines can fulfill the educational requirements for Web content writers.
• These programs can focus on grammar, editorial writing, magazine writing and ethics, and can often include digital media course options.
• Specialized certificate programs in electronic writing and digital media production focus on Web content. Applicable master’s degree programs contain advanced coursework on professional writing, electronic media, journalism and other tech-friendly writing disciplines.

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