Telegraph Local, www.telegraphlocal.com, a fast growing breaking news website, is looking for writers to join our contributors and staff writers line up. You must be able to write short form 500 or less words on current breaking news topics as assigned by your editor. You must be able to write at least two QUALITY, original articles per day. You must also have working knowledge of how to tag articles and how to upload basic pictures and use alt text. Becoming a staff writer, you are paid per assignment for both short and long form topics. We pay anywhere from $20-$300.00 per article depending on the assignment. The staff writer position is offered to seasoned applicants we feel are ready to be let go and write. You will be given headlines and it is your job to fill in the content! This position is full time and benefits heavy. Becoming a contributor is the first step to becoming a staff writer at Telegraph Local, a position that is part time. As a contributor, you will not only be able to write and publish articles. You will also be able to link back to your own blog or website. You will have full access to our site to post as needed as well as a full bio page and be included in the writer directory. So you can grow your name and your craft. Topics you will be responsible for: 1. Breaking crime news 2. Breaking political news 3. Breaking sports news 4. Breaking fashion news 5. Breaking business/tech news If you feel as though this may be an opportunity for you, please visit our site at www.telegraphlocal.com, play around and shoot us an email. We would love to speak with you and see if you're the right fit for both of us.