HotScripts Editor is currently recruiting a directory editor to join its team. If you have a passion for open source, web development technologies or web scripts, here’s your chance to be part of a recognized authority in the web development community and contribute in building a better comprehensive directory.

Job Details

Position title: HotScripts Directory Editor
Location: Any / Remote
Employment type: Part-Time Independent Contractor
Weekly hours: 10 (varies, but is capped at 10 hours per week)

Essential Duties / Responsibilities

As a directory editor, your role will be to manage resources listed in the directory by performing routine administration tasks including:

  • 1) Moderation
    • – Validate new listing submissions
    • – Validate user submitted reviews and responses


  • 2) Maintenance
    • – Review broken or reported link reports.
    • – Manually audit categories and delete spam, duplicate or broken listings.
    • – Merge and split categories wherever appropriate.


  • 3) Other duties
    • – Canvass, curate and add new resources.
    • – Craft short description, META title and tags for categories.
    • – Research and suggest new sub-categories.
    • – Weekly summary of activity sent to Product Manager
    • – Other activities as directed by the PM


Essential Requirements

  • – Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • – Thorough understanding of front-end and server-side technologies, platforms, languages and tools.
  • – Basic HTML/CSS knowledge.
  • – Proficient in image manipulation (capture, resize and optimize images for the Web)
  • – Self-directed and ability to work remotely.