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Posted: September 01 2015
Company Location: La Jolla, CA
Application Deadline: Available Year-round
Position: 5 Part-time, Unpaid
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DescriptionViral Swell posts inspiring stories from around the web. We are not just a viral website, we are a source of positive encouragement, laughs and small reminders of life's beautiful moments. We're looking for interns with an eye for cutting edge content, an understanding of web culture and a knack for clever language. You'll learn the ins and outs of working for a past paced web team with the possibility of employment.
ResponsibilitiesInterns will produce original content based on viral trends and work with the content manager/editor, learning the ins and outs of writing for the web, gain experience with advanced Wordpress techniques and receive feedback from detailed analytics to help hone their craft. Most importantly, interns will have the opportunity to build their online portfolio through publishing work under their own names (if they so choose). This makes a great start for college writers looking to break into the field of web journalism, copywriting and other related fields.
Requirements- Some college-level English, Literature, Creative Writing, Marketing Writing or Communications coursework.
- Basic understanding of WordPress is preferred.
- Photoshop is a plus.
SkillsRequired - WordPress, English grammar, Writing For The Web
Preferred - Adobe Photoshop