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In Search Of Promising Freelance Writing Jobs: Basic Things To Remember


If you are a beginner in the field of freelance writing, you may want to know where you should search for promising jobs and orders. Let’s try to define several basic things to remember to make your search for a good job more effective and productive.

  1. Be your own boss.
  2. It’s the most complicated and the simplest way to make money as a freelancer. You can always find a job, being a freelance writer, because you are able to sell your own services through your texts; you can sell other people’s services and goods through your texts; you can launch your own content project. Some beginners experience problems with activities of this type, because they still have no marketing thinking. There are other niches for them.

  3. Discover SEO companies.
  4. If you open the Web, you will see that numerous SEO agencies are looking for high-quality content that works well with search engines. If you can provide them with such content, you can receive quite a promising job.

  5. Find individual SEO specialists and webmasters.
  6. As practice shows, freelance writers seldom stay in the same SEO company for a long time. Individual SEO specialists often offer writers better conditions, so you can try this option, too, to receive a lot of work and money. The only drawback of this and previous option is in the fact that you will hardly find any career growth as a writer.

  7. Find websites of companies.
  8. These websites can be a bottomless source of requests that are rarely popular with freelance writers for unknown reasons. What you need to do is find such websites, offer their owners your services and write texts that will sell well.

  9. Try online publications.
  10. There are numerous online magazines and thematic resources that require high-quality articles. It’s a job where you can dedicate all your efforts to growing as a high-quality writer in an area that you like.

  11. Explore IT companies.
  12. Enterprises that work in the sphere of information technologies keep on producing new services and programs. All these products require high-quality descriptions and manuals. Technical writers who are able to write such content are highly demanded and evaluated.

  13. Find out more about developers of video games.
  14. Your task is to create scenarios and descriptions of diverse game scenes. It’s a kind of technical writing with a more creative bias. Such a job demands profound writing skills that can be developed through a lot of reading. Still, it’s a very promising job.