Freelance Writing Jobs

The lure of being able to write from home in your pajamas has many writers in pursuit of online freelance writing jobs. These jobs do exist but freelancing is also highly competitive. The best freelance writing opportunities tend to come and go quickly. Here are the latest freelance writing jobs.

PMC is looking for freelance writers for Footwear News. They are looking for writers to cover business and retail shoe news as well as fashion and style footwear news. These positions are located in NYC. There is also a freelance position open for the publication in Los Angeles covering sneaker and sports footwear. The jobs are found in the editorial section of the PMC career site. (Job Listing)


Business Insider is seeking a Freelance Writer to create buying guides. The writer will write buying guides for different product categories for the publisher's Insider Picks section. Some of the categories include tech, home, outdoors, kitchen, DIY, fitness and gardening. The pay ranges from $250 to $350 per guide. (Job Listing)


Narcity Media is looking for a Freelance Houston News Writer. The writer will create 3-5 local news stories per day. Responsibilities include researching, ptiching and wriitng local news articles. They are looking for a writer with at least six months of professional writing experience for a digital news publisher and/or a Bachelor's degree in Journalism, Communications or related field. Houston, TX. (Job Listing)


Sundance Catalog is looking for a Freelance Copywriter. The copywriter will be responsible for headlines, product stories and brand voice. They are looking for a writer with a minimum of 5 years copywriting experience, including brand voice experience. Salt Lake City, UT. (Job Listing)


Fox News Channel is looking for a Freelance Writer. Fox says the write will report and write multiple stories per day. They are looking for a writer who can identify and write breaking news stories and interviews and promote stories on social media. They are looking for a writer with 3+ years of epxerience writing news stories. NYC. (Job Listing)


Ranker is looking for a Freelance Content Writer. The writer will create 5 to 10 articles a week. It includes pitching ideas and taking assignments. It is described as a paid, remote opportunity. Remote. (Job Listing)


Atlas Obscura is looking for a Freelance Copywriter. The position involves writing copy for the company's trips and events. The copywriter will also write and edit copy for email newsletters. The company is looking for a writer with 3+ years of related marketing copywriting experience. (Job Listing)


Worth Media Company is looking for a freelance staff writer. The writer will report to the executive editor and will writer for the Worth website, newsletters and quarterly magazine. They are looking for a writer with at least two years of experience. The job starts out at 3-5 days per week. (Job Listing)


BuzzFeed is seeking a Freelance Copy Editor. They are looking for a copyeditor with at least two years experience copyediting in an editorial role at a magazine or website. The position includes copyediting BuzzFeed posts and videos. The freelancer will work in-house with the New York City editorial team. (Job Listing)


ShoutVox, a provider of content services, is looking for freelancer writers to write engaging content on a variety of different topics. Topics include finance, technology, entertainment and more. ShoutVox says it pays 6 cents a word. (Job Listing)


Genius is looking fro a Freelance News Writer. Geniuis is knoiwn for its music information, including its lyrics database. The freelancer will write about 3-5 music-related news posts daily. They are looking for a writer knowledgeable in a wide variety of music genres. (Job Listing)


Dotdash is looking for a Freelance Lifestyle Review Writer. The position involves writing reviews of products 1,000 to 2,000 words in length. The freelancer will also test products and take photographs. The reviews will be published on sites that include The Spruce, Verywell and Tripsavvy. (Job Listing)


LendingTree is looking for a freelance finance writer. They are looking for a writer with copywriting experience and a portfoilio of work that demostrates financial literacy. (Job Listing)


TaxJar is looking for a freelance content blogger. The blogger should have experience writing about sales tax and be comfortable with tools like BaseCamp and Wordpress. The pay starts at $100 per blog post. (Job Listing)


The Heavy news website is seeking freelance contributors to cover the midterm elections and 2020 presidential campaign. The are looking for writers with strong organizational skills, deep knowledge of U.S. politics and great on social media. This is a remote freelance opportunity. (Job Listing)


The Motley Fool is looking for a News Writer. This is a freelance/contract position. The position involves writing articles covering interesting developments in business and the stock market. You can find the job listing on fool.com.


Bauer Publishing Teen Group is looking for a Freelance Editor. The part-time contract position pays $18 per hour. They are looking for someone deadline driven and able to multitask. The job listing asked "Are you obsessed with JoJo Siwa and the Disney Channel?" to give you any idea of the type of content involved. You can find the job listing here.


Bustle is looking for Lifestyle News Writers. The part-time writers are needed to create lifestyle content for 3-4 days a week during regular office hours. Bustle says the content covers categories including food, tech, health, identity, LGBTQ, viral stories and even ghosts. They are looking for writers with at least 2+ years of similar experience. Writers will work remotely. You can find the job listing here.


U.S. News and World Report is seeking a Freelance Marketing Content Writer. They are looking for a writer able to echo the editorial content of the publication. Responsibilities include creating content for the newsletter, developing marketing materials, managing the media kit, establishing and enforcing style standards and more. Candidates should have 3 to 5 years of professional experience in writing with a focus on marketing and other editorial material. You can find the job listing here on the U.S. News jobs site.


Beasley Media Group is looking for a Freelance Sports Writer. The freelance writer will produce written content for the 98.5 The Sports Hub website. They are looking for a writer knowledgeable about Boston sports. They want a writer with at least 1-3 years of experience. The position is an off-air editorial position that reports directly to the Digital Content Manager. You can find the job listing on Linkedin.