Demand Media
3.1 of 5 101 reviews
www.demandmedia.com Santa Monica, CA 500 to 999 Employees

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Great place to write, not so great for a career.

Freelance Writer (Former Employee)

I worked at Demand Media

ProsFlexible work hours, decent pay, work from home, pays twice a week!

ConsSlow editing of articles, editors often do not pay attention to article guidelines.

Advice to Senior ManagementListen to your writers more.

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Not very good if you want to be on a professional track

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Pros: -Write what you want, when you want -Get paid often -If you… Cons: -The topics to choose from are generally miscategorized and aren't explained. -Though they advertise their pay as $18-$25 per hour, I've yet to see an assignment… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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Very flexible work environment, but company does not value employees and their work

Freelance Writer (Former Employee)

I worked at Demand Media


Pros: Flexible schedule Paid twice weekly Large selection of topic for articles Qualify for… Cons: Management does not communicate directly Always get a different editor on… Advice to Senior Management: Suck it up and call your employees when you lay them off instead of emailing… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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