|Desired Industry: Publishing
|Desired Job Location: Toronto, Ontario
||Date Posted: 7/9/2014
|Type of Position: Part-Time Permanent
||Availability Date: ASAP
||U.S. Work Authorization:
|Job Level: Experienced with over 2 years experience
||Willing to Travel:
|Highest Degree Attained:
||Willing to Relocate:
We’re looking for writers/journalists/curators
It’s difficult days for writers and journalists of all sorts.
Few companies are hiring and the jobs that do open up
offer less and less money and get swallowed up in
seconds. Whether you’re an industry veteran between
jobs or a young aspiring journalist, it’s tough out there.
Like you, we’re deeply frustrated by the unfair
economics of today’s journalism industry—so we
decided to launch NewsanaPlus to help fill the void. It’s
not a perfect solution (yet), but we’re starting to put
money into the pockets of talented news gatherers
NewsanaPlus is looking for entrepreneurial journalists,
writers, editors, curators and content specialists of all
shapes and sizes. If you pass our criteria, you’ll be
chosen as one of our news curators.
As a curator, you’ll regularly publish a digital
newsmagazine on the subject(s) of your choice. To
publish it, you simply pull together the best of what
you’re already reading, writing and thinking on the
topic(s) on hand. You also set a nominal monthly
subscription fee; overtime your newsmag will build up
a loyal following of paid subscribers.
Your compensation is based on the number of
subscriptions sold—you keep half the revenue your
newsmagazine generates. It’s a great way to monetize
your online following while building a serious,
Check out some of our current curators to get a better
sense of the requirements and opportunity
NewsanaPlus is a news publishing platform—we make
it easy for wonks and big thinkers to create, curate and
sell their very own digital newsmagazines. Curators
combine their own analysis with links to top stories,
providing their subscribers with insights you can’t find
anywhere else. NewsanaPlus is the sister site of
• Have a demonstrable passion for curating,
sharing and/or creating content
• Have an impressive knowledge base in a specific
subject area (on which you’d publish your newsmag).
• Have a significant social media presence and/or
online brand and follower base
• First-rate online communication skill and
• Good judgment
• Determine set-up of newsmag (topics, title,
subscription price and frequency of publication)
• Submitting material for publication in a timely
• Promoting your newsmag to your followers; the
goal is to get 30 paid subscriptions and/or 50 free-
trial subscriptions sold within the first month of
Opportunity Length and Location:
This is a permanent, part-time opportunity. All
curators work remotely.
Please send a CV, with a list of all your social media
accounts (and associated URL’s) to email@example.com.
The subject line of your application should read
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