The Importance of Hiring Software Writers
Whether you want to communicate to an audience of programmers or you want content that attracts potential users, it makes sense to hire a writer who understands software from the inside out.
Why Hire a Software Writer?
Software writers need to know more than how to engage audiences with content that people want to share with each other. They also need to understand how software works. Even a little technical experience will make a writer’s content more authentic.
Many of the freelance software writers on Scripted have experience:
Working as software developers.
Developing custom code for websites.
Creating content for software developers that want to attract new clients.
Writing educational scripts for online courses.
The average writer doesn’t know a lot about software. Most software developers, however, don’t know how to connect with target audiences. Hiring a software writer gives you the best of both worlds.
The Benefits of Hiring a Software Freelance Writer
Hiring a software freelance writer helps you save money while giving you more flexibility. Hiring a staff writer means that you need to spend time and money onboarding new employees. If the software writer doesn’t fit your company’s culture, then you have to start the process again to find a better candidate.
When you hire a freelance software writer, you can:
Choose a specific writer with the skills needed for each of your content projects.
Find a group of professionals with years of experience working remotely.
Avoid the high cost of paying a full-time employee’s salary and benefits.
Keep your operational costs as low as possible by renting smaller offices and buying less equipment.
Get writers who understand the importance of search engine optimization (SEO).
Save money by taking control of your payroll expenses.
You can spend a lot of money hiring a full-time software writer with limited skills, or you can save money by hiring software freelance writers who match the needs of your projects. A freelance writer is almost always the better option.
Finding a Software Writer on Scripted
Scripted makes it easy for you to find the perfect software writer for your projects. The platform has thousands of freelance writers with experience developing content for blogs, social media posts, landing pages, email newsletters, and product descriptions.
Start your search by browsing writers with expertise in software. You can read their writing samples to find a few freelancers who understand your brand’s voice. You can also look at each writer’s ratings to make sure you choose a professional who meets deadlines and exceeds expectations.
Scripted lets you invite freelance software writers to pitch topics. Writers will submit their ideas and price quotes. Once you review their pitches, you can select the best option for your project. Over time, you will likely find a small number of writers you love working with.
Get started today by reviewing freelance software writer profiles on Scripted!
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Browse Our Top Software Writers
Search top software writers to write high-quality content for the software industry. As a Scripted member you will be able to reach out to them directly, negotiate price, and start short or long-term assignments with ease.
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Kirk P. is a freelance writer who specializes in creative, click-worthy content for businesses in various verticals, including digital marketing, technology, retail, health care, and lifestyle and travel. Kirk's work has appeared on Travelocity, Ziff Davis, StubHub, and more. His talents include SEO-optimized copy, blog posts, website pages, press releases, product descriptions, email newsletters, and Tweets and Facebook posts.
Zachary lives in Maine, where he began working as a full-time freelance writer and proofreader more than a decade ago. He specializes in retail sector writing; he designed TopRetailNews.com and writes articles for it. Zachary authored and published a paperback book in 2016. He also edited two print newsletters at one time. During his time in college, he successfully completed Technical Writing and College Writing courses. The experienced author always strives to perform comprehensive research, avoid the passive voice and proofread text thoroughly. Each paragraph features a variety of sentence structures. These techniques create an enjoyable reading experience while maximizing clarity and accuracy.
Jasmine Henry is a Seattle-based freelance writer, with specialties in technology, analytics, software, and related fields. She holds a MS degree in Informatics & Analytics, and a Graduate Certificate in Health Care Informatics from Lipscomb University in Nashville, TN. Her work has appeared on Forbes, HP Nucleus, IBM Big Data Hub, Time, ADP Spark, Reuters, and more.
Professional author, poet, journalist and copywriter. Previously sub-editor and music reporter at http://www.wyrdwaysrs.com/ . Interviewer, reviewer and journalist for http://paganpages.org/content/ . Author of A Modern Celt: Seeking the Ancestors and Pagan Portals: Celtic Witchcraft, both via Moon Books, where I also have a blog on their official website; see http://moon-books.net/blogs/moonbooks/author/mabhs/ for more. As such, I am great at writing copy around spiritual and lifestyle related subjects, and also particularly enjoy travel, beauty and educational copy. I have written copy for local councils, high profile travel companies such as Voyage Prive, hypnotherapists, acoustic therapists, hair extension retailers and so much more. I have written dozens of exciting product descriptions for a variety of industries. I enjoy a chall...
Kathleen offers three key skills. First, she has the ability to use her own expertise to inform her writing. Second, she has the capacity for doing research on a wide variety of topics, identifying the heart of the information, and then presenting it in an easy-to-understand written form. Third, Kathleen enjoys producing different styles of writing -- from friendly to formal to a bit irreverent. Her natural curiosity keeps her motivated to find the information that will make her writing attract readers. Kathleen has an extensive business background. Prior to writing professionally, she held management positions in several industries including consulting, technology and healthcare. She has lived in the trenches, not just written about them. While her background gives her the skills to write for a variety of industries, Kathleen has m...
I'm a programmer and writer; I've worked as a software developer at MIT and I have a BA in history from Yale. When I write I generally combine these interests by focusing on tech, business, and financial writing.
Fascinated by emerging technologies, Jeremy Hillpot uses his background in legal writing and technology to provide a unique perspective on a vast array of topics including enterprise technology, SQL, data science, SaaS applications, investment fraud, and the law. Contact Jeremy at email@example.com.
Betsy Stanton is a professional content writer who has worked through Scripted since 2012, researching and writing on a broad range of topics. Her employment background includes market consulting, real estate, non-profit organizing, healthcare-related social work and community college ESL teaching. She is also a literary writer (under a different name), and her short fiction, poetry and essays have appeared in respected journals. She has a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of California, with coursework that included biology, physics and calculus. Her graduate work at the University of Washington School of Social Work led her into private consulting in personal finance, business practices and digital marketing. She is a careful, enthusiastic researcher who enjoys matching her writing tone to each client’s unique needs. She...
Read Sample Software Blog Posts
The best way to find the perfect software content writer for your business is to read writing samples they have published in the past. All Scripted writers offer writing samples to potential clients to showcase their talent and experience. Check out these blog posts from a few of our software writers: