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Managing Editor

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The easiest hire you'll ever make.

"Oh, so THIS is what's it's like working with a total pro."
Sean Blanda
Director of Content, Crossbeam

Chatty is ideal for writers who want skilled editorial insights that go well beyond a basic review. The depth of feedback provided and questions asked have helped me be a better, more confident writer and to better understand what truly great writing looks like.

Kaleigh Moore, freelance writer and chatty client
how it works

5 simple steps to hire the perfect managing editor

Editorial so easy you'll wonder why this hasn't been around before.
#1: Submit your project

You've got content that needs some work.

Maybe you need a writer for a single blog post. A second set of eyes for your next newsletter. Or even a part-time managing editor to help manage your content ops. Whatever you need, Chatty has the right talent for you.
#2: Get matched

We'll find the right talent for the job.

Like Luis over here. Luis is a reliable editor and copy editor with a healthy inclination towards em dashes and Oxford commas.

Typically we match clients with freelancers within 24-48 hours. And if you're not happy with your match, we'll scour our network until we find the perfect fit


Copy editor and B2B salesperson
"Can't wait to work with you!"

Freelance writing - Your blog post

3-5 days
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#3: Accept your quote

They send you a simple quote.

Transparent project-based pricing means there's never any surprises. Get expert editorial help for a fraction of the cost of agencies.
#4: work with your expert

Review and approve everything.

Every Chatty freelancer is trained on your brand and content needs, so you can guarantee every piece is polished to perfection before you publish.
"What do you think?"
#5: rinse and repeat

Continue working together.

Send your favorite freelancers more projects, or match with a different expert. Payments are held in escrow until you approve the work—satisfaction guaranteed.

Why hire a managing editor on Chatty, anyway?

Chatty is the world's only dedicated editorial talent network. With pre-vetted editorial talent, expert hand-matching, and easy project management, Chatty makes it easy to add a proven managing editor to your content team in 24 hours (or less).

Proven, vetted talent.
Match with vetted editorial experts in just a few hours. No more time wasted scouring pitches or interviewing freelancers.
Pay-as-you-go flexibility. Zero commitment.
Build your Crew with zero risk, retainers, or long-term commitment. Pay securely only for the projects you need, when you need them.
Review and approve every project risk-free.
Payment is held in escrow until you approve the work. And if  you're not happy, get a full refund of your project fee—no questions asked.

Love it, or it’s on us.

We know it's hard to see how valuable a great managing editor can be without first trying it out.

Give Chatty a test ride. Either you love the service and find it a huge value for you and your writing, or we'll give you a full refund of your project fee—no questions asked.

"...the very definition of professional."
Dani Stewart
Content Manager, ConvertKit

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