Demand Media - Interesting, but Repetitive | Glassdoor
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"Interesting, but Repetitive"

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Former Employee - Writer
Former Employee - Writer
Disapproves of CEO

Pros

Lots of interesting topics to write about

Cons

Harsh assessment by editors
Unclear topics can be canned

Advice to Management

Be VERY cautious when writing an article too similar to your research; it can get you accused of plagiarism.

Other Employee Reviews for Demand Media

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

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Freelance Writer
    Former Employee - Freelance Writer
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

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

    Cons

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

    Advice to Management

    Listen to your writers more.


  2. Helpful (1)

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

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Freelance Writer
    Former Employee - Freelance Writer
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Flexible schedule
    Paid twice weekly
    Large selection of topic for articles
    Qualify for Demand Deals

    Cons

    Management does not communicate directly
    Always get a different editor on articles
    Turnaround time is not great
    No extra compensation

    Advice to Management

    Suck it up and call your employees when you lay them off instead of emailing them. If my work wasn't up to your standards, then why did you publish them!

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