Site Features

Infographic: Top Content Topics, Types on Content Runner

Infographic: Top Content Topics, Types on Content Runner

With the beginning of a new year, we thought it would be interesting to look back on what we’ve been doing here on content runner. We pulled some interesting statistics from our website and created this infographic to share them with you. We’re super thankful to our writers, who have written more than 3,758,644 words total on Content Runner, and the users who have requested content from our writers. Interested in seeing any other statistics about Content Runner? Have any questions about how we do things? We’re always looking for feedback. Send […]

6 Questions with Content Runner Co-Founder Chad Fisher

6 Questions with Content Runner Co-Founder Chad Fisher

It’s time to grill our fearless leader, Co-Founder Chad Fisher, on what Content Runner accomplished in 2014 and our plans for 2015. I drafted some questions for Chad to help outline what to expect from Content Runner in the new year: What Content Runner 2014 accomplishment are you most proud of? 2014 was Content Runner’s first full year in the wild and it was very exciting! I am most proud of the User and Writer engagement on the site, we are seeing new people post projects every day and new […]

Users: Super Awesome-Sauce Ways to Use Content Runner for Project Management

Users: Super Awesome-Sauce Ways to Use Content Runner for Project Management

Content Runner has a variety of features set in place specifically to make your life easier! Did you know that you are able to upload multiple articles at once using our handy CSV form? Are you using filters to sort through all of the articles writers are working on or have submitted to you for review? Let’s go over a few of our tools that can make any User an efficient project manager on Content Runner: Uploading Multiple Articles When looking at your dashboard, you are probably used to seeing […]

Understanding the Writer Ratings System

Understanding the Writer Ratings System

When you view Writer profiles, you may have noticed a list of ratings below the Writer’s profile photo and location. These are a valuable part of Content Runner—it allows Users to view how successful a Writer has been throughout the entire process of getting an order to the order being accepted by the User. We wanted to give you a little breakdown on what these ratings mean, and why it is important to rate the content produced for you by a Writer: Average Rating This is where you can see […]

For Writers: How-To Post an Offering for Social Media Content Writing

For Writers: How-To Post an Offering for Social Media Content Writing

Offerings—a fun way to get more jobs in the areas in which you, as a Writer, specialize! For Users, this may be a place to find new or interesting writing projects that you haven’t thought of purchasing, but could be a great value-add for your content needs. Writers familiar with posting Offerings know that you can create up to four detailed descriptions of what content skills you have to offer, and how much you charge for those services. What you may not realize is that aside from the more technical […]

Any Mission Accomplished: Using the Marketplace Creatively to Fulfill Your Need

Any Mission Accomplished: Using the Marketplace Creatively to Fulfill Your Need

Content Runner is a marketplace for clients and writers to connect and flourish, that much is true. And most of us here, be we content creators or those who desire it, deal in articles, blog posts, press releases, and other standard written fare. But there are other worlds than these, and with a little ingenuity, you can use Content Runner creatively to fulfill all of your writing needs. Brainstorm, Write, and Edit an Ebook Armor yourself properly, clear your mind of worry and fear, and take a brief stroll onto […]

Create Your Offerings and Showcase Your Niche Knowledge

Create Your Offerings and Showcase Your Niche Knowledge

As you may have noticed, for a few months now we’ve had a new feature in beta on our main page. While the Offerings weren’t available to everyone immediately, we’re proud to say that they’re finally ready to launch for all our Writers! But what is an Offering, you may ask? Consider it a place to show off your expertise. Every Tom, Dick, and Harry can write a “general blog post” – it’s your personal experience and knowledge that will wow the Users and further enhance your reputation here on […]

New Site Feature: Bonuses!

New Site Feature: Bonuses!

We’re constantly striving to improve the Content Runner experience for both our Users and our Writers. At any given time, there are about a thousand and one ideas on the table that we’re working to implement (sorry, Matt!). Our latest and greatest addition to the content marketplace has been a long time coming. You’ve asked for it, you’ve wished for it, and we’ve delivered: Bonuses! That’s right! Now, when a Writer has created a really exceptional piece of content, Users have the option to offer a Bonus, in addition to the […]

We Love Content Runner, You Love Content Runner, Now Let’s Share

We Love Content Runner, You Love Content Runner, Now Let's Share

If you want to spread the gospel about Content Runner, we’re here to help! You can now tell up to 10 of your friends about Content Runner and we will pay you $5/email. You get money for more articles, your friends learn about us and we get a new customer, everybody wins. Click on the Account tab then “Refer a Friend” and get started!

A Niche Idea: Discovering Your Writing Specialty

A Niche Idea: Discovering Your Writing Specialty

It’s counter-intuitive: how could limiting your options result in more work? As a Writer and a freelancer, you’re always reluctant to close a door, not knowing if there’s a window available to open. But aligning yourself with a niche will only increase your employability; after all, it’s hard for specialized industries to find a person with both the writing talent and the expertise to write knowledgeably about a subject. Once you find your clients, you’ll realize how invaluable your niche skills really are. But how do you find your niche? […]