Career Corner

Muckrack provides a portfolio network for writers

Are you an aspiring author or journalist? Be sure to know Muck Rack! This is not only a home for your (free!) professional profile, but also your portfolio. If you are currently published online, Muck Rack will retrieve your content after you enter the appropriate URL in the “Add to Your Portfolio” section. 

MuckRack logo. Photo courtesy of Twitter.
MuckRack logo. Photo courtesy of Twitter

This all-in-one writer’s resource is not limited to profile creation and networking. Stay updated on journalism trends and discover popular topics being covered in the field.

The search bar located under the “Trends” tab allows you to enter keywords or topics, which allows writers to follow how often certain topics are covered and by which authors or outlets. Muck Rack can even help you keep track of how often your content is shared by other writers!

The “Who Shared My Link?” search bar is where you can add your content URLs to explore the reach of your work. This feature also provides users with the top trending stories among journalists. Dig into some of the latest stories and start building your portfolio here: