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Writing jobs from home
Writing can be taken as any other job that one earns a livings from. It requires a computer and an
internet connection. It entails putting thoughts into words that convey a message to the end user. This
activity can be done at the comfort of your home.
To make writing at home a success a definite, precise plan is essential aid in staying focused. You need
to strike a balance between writing and other demanding tasks at home.
Entry level writing jobs
To break into writing jobs you ought to consider some suggestions. Start a blogging site promoting
your own articles hence making improvements on your writing skills.
You can also volunteer to write for charity by finding a favorite non-profit organization or even a
website. You can then offer to do editing of their sites or write news releases for them. If indeed it’s a
good organization they may provide you a job title that you can include into your resume.
Request for boring assignment that can ultimately enable you make good money. You can grab
assignments such as writing brochures, white papers, trade magazine etc.
The entry level writing jobs are found in sites such as indeed.com, careerbuilders.com, looksharp.com,
Creative writing jobs
Creative writing just touches on any subject of the writers’ choice. It is used to appeal to the mind and
heart of the consumer of the written material. Creating writing skills are developed through writing
prompts which include a set of random numbers from which a story should emanate.
A writer can get deep into writing by working on a sentence that should make a part of the story. This
sentence can either be a starter or finisher.
The writer can also develop a story from a picture, photo, a scene or object. Repetition of this
mentioned practices enable a writer hone writing skills.
The amount of money you can earn on creative writing depends on the amount of time you invest on
writing and your skills and ability to attract more customers. Languages that attract much pay are
English, Spanish or French.
It is important to consider grammar and spellings so as to avoid these errors. Errors resulting from
these mistakes can ruin a good written piece.
Writing profession requires honing research skills. It take investing more time doing quality and indepth research to better your writing. Proficiency in this area quickens your creative writing skills.
These jobs are widely available online and can legitimately be a way for one to make good money for
Writing jobs online
There are many writing jobs opportunities online. These jobs entail writing articles for bloggers or
affiliate marketers who are out to monetize their products or services. There also institution that
require the services of an online writer to convert an audio medium into text.
Do an online search of writing jobs. You’ll get a variety of jobs you can choose from. Some of these
jobs are sports writing jobs, news writing jobs, editing jobs etc.
Not all sites you find offer legit online writing jobs. Some of them are scam that only posse to extort
money from you. To alleviate these risks you may consider joining sites that provides leads into
people that offer writing jobs projects that they post.
Even these reputable sites you’ll discover that some of them charge a small fee on the money you
earn. Some are completely free while others charge a membership as well as account handling fee. It is
advisable to stick with one site until you have gained a reputation in writing and are able to get
genuine sites on your own without being scammed by providing quality work without pay.
Freelance writing jobs
Freelance copy-writing is one of the best methods to earn money online today. It eliminates the cost
that would otherwise have accrued had one expend time on developing a product to sell online.
It takes a process to secure a job as a freelancer. You need to give thought to the following
Start by creating a solid portfolio. This includes laying a good foundation that incorporates a plan of
your freelance writing job. To develop this you need to start by doing voluntary assignments, take up
available opportunities at your disposal and keep updating your resume on every successfully
Consider writing a good cover letter. The key is to create a good impression of you when making
application to clients offering freelancer writing jobs. Properly written cover letter makes you a whole
difference in securing you a job as freelancer.
As you gain experience in freelance copy-writing, keep raising your hourly pay for every successfully
completed project. This will enable you make good money and improve on your chances of getting
better paying assignments.
You need to be more aggressive in this endeavor if you are interested in making more money. Go after
assignments both online and offline bearing in mind that opportunities shouldn’t just find you seated
down and waiting.
Many sites offer writing job opportunities to freelancers. These sites offer opportunity to eligible
worker to show case his/her work and post his/her profile with them. Interested parties can choose
them or they themselves search for jobs posted by clients on these sites. Normally they have to
disclose how much they are willing to be paid for the completed task.
One can really take up writing career in his/her life. The writing career is available in almost any field.
To master the job, one needs to be well versed with the chosen field and passion for the success in this
endeavor is a must.
To build your career in writing jobs you need to develop a consistent action by establishing a regular
routine. This is important if you consider transition from full-time employment of some sort to full
Regular routine gets you into a habit of consistency, focus and organization. It also makes it easier for
you to create marketing plan and writing schedule.
The following outline tips make your routine a success:
Work on a current work-in-progress;
Complete regular marketing task scheduled either daily or weekly;
Work on current writing assignment every day on a specific time period;
Set specific time sending queries on new assignments;
Coach clients on regular basis.
These specific activities on regular basis enable a writer to get closer and closer to his/her writing
Travel writing jobs
As the name suggests, travel writing jobs has much to do with traveling. The writer needs to be a
widely traveled person obsessed with many travel features and has a nagging for beautiful scenery and
Travel writers shade more light into various opportunities available to would be entrepreneurs by
stating facts concerning places they have visited. They give information regarding cultural values of
the people, their customs and tradition, not to forget the state of political condition of place of their
Technical writing jobs
Technical writing jobs are mostly available in hi-tech sectors such as defense, biomedical and
pharmaceuticals. These sectors are majorly situated in major urban centers and that is the place they
are mainly headquartered.
Depending on your field of interest, you may try one of the following:
Writing, for a defense contractor, ‘Quality Control Plan’ document needed to be presented to
the headquarters before getting the contract;
Go for Regulatory Writing if you posses a medical or pharmaceutical background;
Take advantage of Society of Technical Communication job bank which posts technical writing
jobs 14 days in advance for its members.
You can offer to write resumes and cover letters for clients in need of those services. This can be done
by organizing a free one hour seminar at your local church, synagogue, coffee shop or community
resource centre on either one of the services mentioned above. At the end of which you offer to render
these services at a discount.
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