Promoting Cultural Heritage

World History Encyclopedia is a non-profit company publishing the world's most-read history encyclopedia. Our mission is to engage people with cultural heritage and to improve history education worldwide. We make history engaging and exciting, delivering the highest-quality articles on ancient history, videos, interactive maps, and news to millions of people from across the globe.

In addition to our encyclopedic work, we publish travel articles that cover cultural heritage sites all around the world. Getting people interested in cultural heritage is part of our mission, after all! Our travel articles not only explore a site as it is today but also give some historical background, as well as tips on what to see and how to visit.

Whether you are a traveller and wish to share your experiences, or you work for a cultural heritage site that you want to promote, we are interested in publishing your work to millions of readers all around the globe!

This position is a volunteer role; you will not get paid for your work. If you can communicate well and you are able to devote at least six hours per week to this position, we’d like to hear from you.


  • Ability to write well in an interesting and engaging style
  • Ability to create original content that is not published elsewhere and is not plagiarized
  • Ability to accurately present the history of a place and to locate and accurately cite sources
  • Excellent written communication skills
  • Strong commitment to WHE’s mission and identity
  • Passion for history is a huge plus


  • Write articles for World History Encyclopedia in line with our style guide
  • Work with the editorial team to incorporate feedback into your articles

Job Snapshot

Job Type
Writing & Research

No requirements

Manages Others

Required Travel
None; virtual home-based position

Volunteer position (none)

How to Apply

No application is required. Simply review our style guide and submit your work on our submissions page.
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