AlterNet, one of the largest online independent news publications in the US, with 6 million monthly unique visitors, is looking to hire for 3 roles: email resume and cover letter to editjobs@alternet.org

1. Managing Editor/Features editor:

A talented and experienced (2+ years) editor with experience in the key areas of managing editor work and in assigning features.

We need an energetic, savvy news junkie who can work fast, is very comfortable with technology, writes strong clear headlines, and who has working relationships with other writers.

To join our core team and assist in the production of feature-length essays and reported articles for our high-volume operation -- we publish 150-175 articles a week. Strong knowledge and contacts with other publications is a plus. We are looking for editors who can also write on the spot, and have backgrounds in issues tied to social change, economics or consumer stories.

In your cover letter, tell us about 2 stories you would produce or write for AlterNet that you'd like to see published immediately.

Save us all some time if you do not meet the requirements or have the appropriate experience. You must live in the New York area. Office work (Union Sq) with some telecommute.

2. Editorial Assistant:--CMS management, front page management + some social media coordination--Content production: Entering articles into our online content management system (Drupal), with careful attention to formatting issues and image selection. You must live in the New York area. Office work (Union Sq) with some telecommute.

3. Freelance writers: AlterNet is always searching for new writing talent -- freelancers with backgrounds in reporting and producing compelling articles on cultural and political issues that have a national appeal.

We seek diversity among our editorial staff and freelancers and are an equal opportunity employer.

  • Company Name:
    AlterNet
  • Headquarters:
    77 Federal Street 2nd Floor San Francisco, CA 94107 United States
  • Office Locations:
    California
  • 11-50 employees
Capabilities
  • Desktop Display
    • Brand Integrations
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    • Sponsored Posts
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    • Native Ads
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    • High-Impact (Takeovers, Billboards, Overlays, Sliders, Skins)
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    • Rich Media (Expandable & Non-Expandable)
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  • Mobile Display
    • Mobile Rich Media (Including Interstitials & Expandables)
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    • Tablet Traffic
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    • Native & Custom Mobile Executions
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    • Requires SDK Integration
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  • Social
  • Desktop Display, Mobile Display, Social
  • CPM
  • Web Publisher
  • Headline:
    Alternative News and Information
  • Self / Managed Service:
    Managed Service
  • Industries
    Education, Food & Beverage, Health & Beauty, Healthcare, Technology
  • Key Differentiator
    AlterNet is an award-winning, progressive news portal that combines original investigative reporting, breaking news culled from around the web, and smart analysis from America's most influential progressive voices. Since its founding in 1998, AlterNet has grown to serve more than 7 million unique visitors and 22 million pageviews per month. During the last two years AlterNet's audience has exploded, enabling us to attract major brands interested in connecting with highly-engaged readers ready to "take action" -- including Amnesty International, You Tube, IFC --the Independent Film Channel, Comedy Central, Current TV, Alliance for Climate Protection, PBS, Audible.com, the U.N. Foundation and CREDO Mobile. For information on how we've helped brands large and small connect with our readers, and how we may be able to help you, please call Associate Publisher Roxanne Cooper at 202-538-0274.
  • Owned / Operated Properties
    alternet.org
Contacts
PERSON
ROLE
CONTACT INFO & EMAIL
ACTIONS
Kristen Lee
Communications & Development Associate, AlterNet
Tana Ganeva
Greater New York City Area
Managing Editor
Moshe Altaras
Israel
Founder
Site Traffic
  • 12621 Global Rank
  • 2581
    United States
  • 7.54M Estimated Visits
Traffic Sources
  • Direct
    49.63%
  • Search
    23.68%
  • Social
    15.30%
  • Referrals
    6.06%
  • Mail
    5.26%
  • Display
    0.08%
Geography Breakdown
  • United States
    80.70%
  • Canada
    4.35%
  • United Kingdom
    1.95%
  • Germany
    1.25%
  • France
    1.02%
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Network Data
Country Breakdown
  • United States
  • United Kingdom
  • Canada
  • Australia
  • India
Email / Social Data
  • 900k
    Facebook fans
  • 115k
    Twitter followers
Desktop Display
  • 2.5M display total monthly uniques
  • 6.7M display total monthly impressions
Mobile Display
  • 4M mobile total monthly uniques
  • 7.2M mobile monthly overall impressions
50%
In-App
50%
Mobile Web
58%
iOS
42%
Android
72%
Phone
28%
Tablet
Audience Demographics
65% male
35% female
Age
18
8%
18-24
8%
25-34
9%
35-44
19%
45-54
24%
55-64
19%
65+
13%
Income
$0k-$50k
44%
$50k-$100k
32%
$100k-$150k
14%
$150k+
10%
Education
No College
21%
College
49%
Grad School
30%
Reviews
Online Marketing Manager
Apr 15, 2018
San Francisco
Desktop Display, Mobile Video, Connected TV, Best Pricing
Review of Advertising on AlterNet, they have a Rate Card Cost and Pricing Models of CPM with ad inventory in countries such as United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Germany, France, Australia, India. Great at targeting and inventory is accessible in programmatic ad exchanges. Will use them again whenever I am looking for a Managed Service and Self-Service solution of Web Publisher.
Online Marketing Manager
Apr 24, 2018
San Francisco
Desktop Display, Mobile Video, Connected TV, Best Pricing
Review of Advertising on AlterNet, they have a Rate Card Cost and Pricing Models of CPM with ad inventory in countries such as United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Germany, France, Australia, India. Great at targeting and inventory is accessible in programmatic ad exchanges. Will use them again whenever I am looking for a Managed Service and Self-Service solution of Web Publisher.
Online Marketing Manager
Apr 22, 2018
San Francisco
Desktop Display, Mobile Video, Connected TV, Best Pricing
Review of Advertising on AlterNet, they have a Rate Card Cost and Pricing Models of CPM with ad inventory in countries such as United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Germany, France, Australia, India. Great at targeting and inventory is accessible in programmatic ad exchanges. Will use them again whenever I am looking for a Managed Service and Self-Service solution of Web Publisher.
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Creatives
AlterNet advertising reaches 7.54M visitors across desktop and mobile web, in countries such as United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Germany, France, Australia, India. Pricing models they offer are CPM, on channels such as desktop display, desktop video, mobile display, social, connected tv and digital audio.

Advertising on AlterNet will allow you to reach consumers in industries or verticals such as Healthcare, Technology, Education, Health & Beauty, Food & Beverage.

They are headquartered at 77 Federal Street 2nd Floor San Francisco, CA 94107 United States, and have 5 advertising & marketing contacts listed on Thalamus. According to their Ads.txt, AlterNet inventory partners include: connatix.com, tremorhub.com, spotxchange.com, google.com, spotx.tv, openx.com, teads.tv, revcontent.com, amazon-adsystem.com, contextweb.com, districtm.io, appnexus.com, c1exchange.com, emxdgt.com, conversantmedia.com, freewheel.tv, rubiconproject.com, gumgum.com, 33across.com, adtech.com, advertising.com, aolcloud.net, bidtellect.com, criteo.com, featureforward.com, fyber.com, indexexchange.com, media.net, pubmatic.com, smaato.com, sovrn.com, synacor.com, taboola.com, kargo.com, aol.com, rhythmone.com, *.go.sonobi.com, lijit.com, lkqd.net, btrll.com, improvedigital.com, vidazoo.com, sekindo.com, lkqd.com.