For those of you still looking for ways to spend your summer, check out these great summer internship options for writing and publishing experience. The Pregnancy Magazine opportunity in particular is flexible, and is position that you can continue into the academic year off-site. What an awesome way to supplement your English studies with some practical experience. Make sure you head over to MOJO to apply for these positions, and to learn more!
1. Ebooks Internet Startup Intern at Zola Books in NYC
Deadline to Apply: May 14
Zola Books is a publishing-related internet startup that launches in private beta on May 7, 2012. Zola will be selling ebooks in a rich social media environment, and competing with the major ebook publishers, including Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Apple and Google. We are seeking a group of talented, sharp and ambitious interns to be involved in the following tasks at our startup: writer and reviewer administrative support, publicity, marketing, customer service, website analysis, original business analysis and research, competitive analysis, website testing, feature and bug recommendations, social media, content development and other elements necessary to support the launch and growth of an internet company.
2. Online Assistant Editor at Pregnancy Magazine in San Francisco, CA
Deadline to Apply: June 15
Actively managing an area of the Pregnancy Magazine website, this intern will be guided by a senior editor and the publisher. You will be directly responsible for increasing website traffic through social media sources, and will manage editorial projects from campus during the semester. This is an opportunity to have a hands-on role and experience in modern publishing in an environment that will provide opportunities for personal achievement of goals for resume building. This internship must be done remotely and 5-10 hours per week is possible during the semester.