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[INTERN] Marketing & Editing, Marketing & Edit Internship

Fall 2013

Does web marketing fascinate you? Do you have a flare for writing? Would you like the chance to work with legendary TV icon and #1 guru of home improvement, Bob Vila? We want to hear from you!, a rapidly growing site in the home & garden category, seeks a Fall Intern to join our team to assist with web marketing and content production. Responsibilities include:

• Create online media kit/sales materials for, an advertising-driven website

• Monitor daily alerts on advertisers in the shelter space, and generate creative ideas on marketing services for to provide to advertisers

• Contribute to creative concepts and presentation production for custom marketing proposals for advertisers

• Edit slide shows, blog posts, and videos to increase their discoverability by search engines (“search engine optimization” … we’ll teach you how!)

• Assist in production of slideshows in’s content management system

Our version of “rock star” is someone familiar with a web publishing platform like WordPress, Tumblr, BlogSpot … an affinity for the DIY / home improvement / shelter space … demonstrated interest in marketing … skill with analytics … and savviness in writing.

This internship is a paid freelance position of 10 – 20 hours/week, plus school credit where possible, with a minimum three-month commitment. In either case, as we grow, there is potential for advancement to a paid full-time staff position with benefits! Applicants may work from our offices in Manhattan or from home, at their election.

E-mail resume and cover letter to Gretchen Grant, General Manager,