A Content Writer is someone who is capable of writing content exclusively for websites. WebContent basically refers to factual information for e.
g. features or benefits of a product, service oran idea.
The responsibilities of a Web Content Writer can include the following :
Writing web content for websites / portals from scratch.
Editing and Proof reading content once written.
Writing, editing and proof reading copy for client projects based on the material supplied by them.
Writing product descriptions, brand support material etc.
Proof reading, editing and writing content on a regular basis for building up the website including informative short articles.
Check web pages finally before making them live.
Skills Required :
Graduate / Post Graduate with a good command over the English language.
A flair for writing with an understanding of what works on the internet.
An ability to work in a team with good communication skills.
An effective writing style that is fresh, consistent and customer friendly.
A knack for editing and proof reading with good research skills.
Ability to write in a variety of formats and styles for multiple audiences.
An understanding of keywords and meta tags - Ability to write web page titles, meta tag
descriptions, alt tags for images etc.
Experience with a publishing house can be an added advantage.