Yahoo! in bid to recruit thousands of paid UK writers

Writers will be paid about 70p per 1,000 clicks.

Yahoo! UK has announced plans to create thousands of news editorial contributors to the website.

The Yahoo! contributor network will see writers paid a small up front fee when they are commissioned to write an article, but there will also be performance-related payments based on the number of page views.

Yahoo! said it would pay contributors around 70p per 1,000 clicks. The UK website claims to reach a monthly audience of 26m unique users.

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