The Content editors work with contributors, such as copywriters, product managers, marketing executives, researchers, photographers, publishers or image libraries to gather material for websites.
They may also write material themselves. Editors check content for accuracy and ensure that it complies with copyright and privacy regulations.
They edit the copy to make it easy to read on a website page or convert longer content to a format that visitors can download.
Web content editors must have excellent writing and editing skills, with an understanding of the special requirements of writing for the Web, such as the use of keywords, hyperlinks, navigation and the importance of brevity.
They must have a good eye for detail, with excellent spelling, grammar and punctuation skills. Editors must have good interpersonal skills to work effectively with contributors, designers and webmasters.
And, they need good organizational skills to collate material from multiple sources and produce web content within tight deadlines.
Responsibilities include :