Religion / Spirituality Writers

Examiner.com Published: April 20, 2010
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Description

Examiner. ​​​com is seeking ministers, religious teachers, freethinkers, or others with knowledge and experience in a belief-related subject to write for Examiner.​​com​. ​​​ Examiners are local insiders with solid writing skills who desire to share their knowledge with others.​​​ They are socially-conscious people in the community who desire to fulfill their inner calling and improve the lives of others.​​​ Examiners are given their own pages on our site, complete with personal photo and bio which may also include links to their personal site.​​​​​​ Your work on Examiner.​​​com can help you establish your own brand and allow you to use your written voice to reach a broader audience.​​​

â–º Retain rights to your content
► Your articles appear on Examiner.​​com, a site with more than 17 million unique monthly visitors
â–º You decide where and when to write
â–º Free training and support on online publishing, social media and search engine marketing
â–º Creative freedom to cover your topic area
â–º No fees or start-up costs, in fact, we pay you.


SOME AVAILABLE TITLES:

â–º Alternative Religions Examiner
â–º Atheism Examiner
â–º Buddhism Examiner
â–º Christianity Examiner
â–º Genealogy Examiner
â–º Ghost Hunting Examiner
â–º Islamic Examiner
â–º Jewish Community Examiner
â–º Methodist Examiner
â–º Pagan Examiner
â–º Spirituality Examiner
â–º other titles also available


EXAMPLES OF OUR RELIGION/SPIRITUALITY EXAMINERS:

Ann Arbor Islamic Issues Examiner
Salt Lake City Christian Examiner
Tampa Humanism & Freethought Examiner


QUALIFICATIONS:

☻ Credible, passionate and knowledgeable subject matter insider/​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​expert
☻ Able to tell engaging stories using solid writing skills (spelling, grammar, etc.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​)
☻ Access to timely, accurate information within the topic and able to provide a local angle
☻ Ability to keep their Examiner page current, which usually means publishing 2 - 4 brief (200-400 words) articles per week or more
☻ Desire to build their readership, understand their audience, and be the expert
☻ Interest in online/​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​SEO writing
☻ Technologically savvy; able to learn and utilize web/​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​publishing tools and internet applications


COMPENSATION:

Most people become Examiners because of the exposure they receive from being on a Top 100 Web site and the additional opportunities that result from it.​​ Examiners are independent contractors and receive competitive pay based on publishing frequency and Internet variables such as page views, reader subscriptions, session length and advertiser interest.​​ It may not be a job that will support you, but there are many other benefits like getting invited to special events, becoming the local go-to expert, and making media appearances.​​ Many Examiners have used their columns as springboards for further success in publishing, while established writers have made their columns integral extensions of their writing lives.​​


ABOUT EXAMINER.COM

Launched in April 2008, Examiner.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​com is the insider source for everything local, offering a rich mix of hyper-local and globally-relevant content.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ We have presence in most U.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​S.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ cities, thousands of towns and neighborhoods, and are developing a strong presence in international markets including Canada.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ Examiner.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​com is a division of the Clarity Digital Group, LLC, wholly owned by The Anschutz Company, a Denver-based investment company whose broad array of assets include AEG and other live sports and entertainment (including STAPLES Center, The O2, Nokia Theater); print and digital media; hospitality; film production and exhibition; wind energy and transmission.