Last revised by Frank Gaillard on 8 Feb 2024

Subeditors at are members of the general editorial team who work predominantly in the domain of content development.


Subeditors are predominantly involved in the development of content at along with moderation of contributions. They work with the site and senior editors to maintain the content of to the highest standard. Subeditors review articles and the cases attached to articles to ensure that the articles people rely on are up to date and complemented by the highest quality cases we can find.

The subeditor position allows people to learn about how to be an editor on Some subeditors will progress onto editor depending on involvement and willingness to take on more responsibility. 

How to become a subeditor

Subeditors are either appointed following an invitation from the senior editorial team, or by a request from a potential candidate to be considered for the role.

Invitation from the senior editorial team usually occurs when a user is actively involved in the development of with regular case uploads and article edits that are high quality.

If you would like to be considered for a role, contact [email protected].

The process of appointment will look at a user's activity on and our social media outlets, and will probably also include the review of a recent CV.

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