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First, my thanks to Paul Bugeja, until recently our fabulous communication officer. Paul reinvigorated the society’s social media presence, an increasingly important facet of any organisation.

As usual, we’ve posted a string of editing jobs on our Facebook page over the past month. Interestingly, the jobs that had the greatest number of clicks through to the advert were two entry-level editorial assistant roles. Our page seems to be ‘liked’ by many emerging editors who are seeking to get into the profession.

In non-job posts, the one that reached the greatest audience was this post on a new freelance law in New York City designed to protect freelancers against non-payment.

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On Twitter, our top tweet of the month was on another bugbear of freelancers: the old ‘well, I don’t have any money to actually pay you’ line. A UK survey had added up the money lost in this way:

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Margie Beilharz
Communication Officer
communication@editorsvictoria.org