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June 28, 2006 by Guest Blogger

Technology companies need tech writers—to write help files, user manuals, and back-end documentation. Some tech writers also write web content and marketing material. It seems natural then, that oDesk Buyers working with developers would eventually look to oDesk for their tech writing needs. And they already have! The figure below shows the number of tech writing job openings over the last 4 months (click image to see large version).

CNNMoney.com ranked technical writing as the 13th best job in America this year, with strong growth and high salaries. Here is a link to the CNNMoney.com report. oDesk has also experienced a recent surge in provider applicants with tech writing experience. As of today, there are 155 tech writers in the oDesk Provider Network, 55 of which have joined in this month alone.

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