Writer (Volunteer)

Gate Checked is seeking a Writer to contribute trending technology-based news articles.

What will you do?

  • Cover current travel-based news content (i.e. content about new developments and announcements, as well as trending topics in the commercial air, land, and sea travel industry).
  • Monitor social media and other aggregate channels for interesting and trending tech content.
  • Produce concise and accurate news stories that are informational and conversational, and in accordance to our style guidelines.

What do you need to succeed?

  • You will be required to produce at least 1-2 articles per week. Articles should generally be at least 300 or more words long.
  • Proficiency in English language.
  • Previous blogging experience will be an asset.

What’s in it for you?

  • Experience – We understand that many newer writers are looking to put something worthwhile on their resumes, so why not start here?
  • Exposure – Get acquainted with what goes on in the travel and aviation industry.
  • Access – Your credentials can get you press access to various events, resources, and much more that you may not have had before.
  • Flexibility – There are no set working hours and you can work from home.
  • Earn something for your hard work – While this a volunteer position, you will be paid US $1.50 per 1,000 unique page views (given that you bring in at least 2,500 unique views per month).

How to apply?

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