Make Money Writing: 6 Best Ways Get Paid to Write Articles

If you are good at writing or if you can express your ideas well then you can definitely get paid to write online. It is not necessary that you should be a professional writer or experienced columnist to make money writing online.

I have good experience of making money writing articles and other things online. I will share my expeirence and explain you all possible ways to get paid to write articles, essays, reviews and even short stories.

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You can easily make US $50 to $500 per day if you have the necessary skills and know the correct way to make money writing articles.

Here are 6 best ways that will be useful for you to make money as a writer. These methods are easy & anyone with little or no experience can start earning writing online.

My Favorite 6 Ways to Get Paid to Write

I used to make $3000-$4000 per month writing for others. An average writer can make $2000-$10000 per month writing articles online.

Here I am showing you 6 different to get paid to write online.

1. Get Paid to Write Online for Others

This is one of the most popular ways to get paid to work as a freelance writer. You can find number of different ways to make money writing for others :

  • Get paid to write articles for blogs and other websites
  • Proofreading & editing
  • Copywriting
  • Press Releases
  • Translation from one language to another
  • Transcription
  • Writing Resume & Cover letter
  • Get paid to write Essay, research paper, scripts, advertisement etc.
  • Writing legal documents, contracts, Agreements, Wills etc.

There is a very huge demand for writers for doing all these works. If you have good experience in any of the given way above, you can make a high income.

You can find such types of online writing jobs here or see many other freelance websites where you can join as a writer and make money.

Here are some of the most popular sites for writers-


This site has become the most popular sites for freelance writers after the merger of Elance & ODesk. You can find lots of work if you are ready to provide quality.


This is one of my favourite places to find any type of freelance work. You can join Fiverr as a seller and then create gigs related to your writing services each for $5 or multiple of $5.


This is one of the exclusive sites for writers where you can find all types of freelance writing jobs. You can start with $5 for 500 words articles, and once you are promoted, you can make up to $40 for a 500 words article.
Contently: You can find 2 ways to make money on Contently. First by writing for their clients and second for writing for Contently.


If you are expert and confident then you can make up to $25 per hour writing on Freelancer.

You can also check these 92 sites on MakeLivingWriting where you can find all types of writing projects and 37 blogs on Minterest to earn up to $300 as a guest post writer

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2. Start a Blog and Make Money Writing

I recommend every writer to start a blog even if you don’t want to make money blogging. A blog can showcase your talent through the content you will publish on your blog.

Creating a Blog is EASY!

If you believe me… it's so easy that it'll hardly take 15 minutes to make a blog from scratch…

So, If you want to start your own BLOG then read this guide which will help you create one FAST…

An article written for others will earn you only one-time income, but an article written for your OWN BLOG can make you a lifetime income.

and… that’s why blogging can make you lots of money.

There are many ways you can make money from your blog. One of the easiest ways is by placing AdSense ads on your blog.

Another popular method is affiliate marketing. You can promote different products related to the topic you are writing on your blog and make money from each sale that happens through your blog.

3. Make money writing eBooks

If you have some great ideas, knowledge or experience that will be helpful to mankind, you can create an eBook, publish it and make money from this.

Although it looks everything simple to publish an eBook but its not. It takes time, hard work, research and patience to publish your eBook.

We have written a complete article to make money from an eBook here. I am sure you will be able to publish and sell it.

Some writers have sold millions of copies of their eBook.

So, start working writing now Who knows you Might be the NEXT BESTSELLING AUTHOR…

4. Social Media Consultant

A social media consultant is another best ways to get paid to write if you are good at writing a short & viral post.

Almost all the companies in the world need social media consultants who can manage the social profiles/pages of their companies and grow their business.

You need to post creative content so that you can increase followers & engage them. If you are an expert in this field, you can manage profiles of hundreds of companies & make a living.

5. Writing for Newspaper or Magazine or Blogs

If you have experience of that level, then you can sell your articles to popular newspaper and magazine. You can get paid between $50 to $300 per article depending on the quality of the article.

You can check these 10 Magazines that can pay you $500+ for one article.

To make that much money from each article, you need to do a lot of research for writing the article. Article length should be more than 2000 words to get accepted.

If you remember that we've already discussed above that how you can start a blog and write for own blog and make a life long income.

But for any reason if don't want to start your blog then you can write articles for other popular blogs and get paid for it. This is known as Guestposting. It is also a popular way through which writers make money.

6. Get Paid to Write Erotic Stories

Do you know there is very huge demand for erotica on internet and hundreds of authors are already making big bucks writing erotic stories?

There are many ways you can make money by writing erotic stories like creating your own blog (very little competition), write for other blogs or companies or write & sell your own books on Amazon & other popular platforms.

Check this podcast from Marla who is telling her story how she made $10,000 writing Erotica.

So there are 6 most popular ways to get paid to write. If you have experience with other ways to make money writing online then share with us.


  1. Hi,
    Although, I am not a professional writer, I do write as per my requirements.
    To begin with, I am interested in Proofreading and editing assignments.
    Gradually, I will take up the other works.

  2. Sir , .
    I write is very good because my though is very positive and clear I want do this job I want th8s opportunities so sir believe me I will give my all positive though give this work and make good new story if u give me this opportunity so I don’t u disappointed and ur feeling don’t regret 100 % you are satified my work thank for will u give a chance or not give chance so it’s ok I will try next online blogger ..

  3. hello,
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    Please do consider this, I thank you in advance. God bless you all.
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  4. Am Cynthia and am 21 years old, am a teacher,am passionate about writing and would love to share experiences through writing ranging from motivational stories, love stories and many more. you can reach me via this contacts +2349033644442 or +2349024509402. Thanks

  5. Hey there,

    Given work, i will put across a good article within time frame, with quality data and subject analysis.

  6. Hello, I am
    intrested in writting on topics concerning to social problems. Give me chance to show my ability.

  7. I am tahir from Pakistan i want writting job how can possible can you tell me method I am intrested

  8. i want online writing job for urgent money for medical issues, please send info to work with you in writting job ..hope you will send faster

  9. Hello,

    My name is Mitchell and I run

    I stumbled across your site and felt a connection. I run a non-profit site (no ads) that is geared towards helping writers learn to write better for an online audience.

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  10. It’s good to make money online if there is an opportunity in research paperwork,l have the ability to write it.

  11. Hello Sir!
    I love and feel good to typing because i am the student of computer science and also i need this job because i am nowadays in financially crisis.
    i will be very thankful to you Sir.

  12. i love writing and always wanted to be a journalist though i landed in some other profession.I see this as pure opportunity to do what i love most which is writing.I truly can handle anything anyone wants me to do am requesting to be considered in case there is a job somewhere.Thanks in advance.

  13. I am a lecturer in English and french .I am fluent in writing and making comprehension. I have done English literature. I like to be a supportive one through online for all customers who hold towards me.

  14. I am very interested in writing for this position. Please contact me and let me know more about what you would like done. Thank you

  15. am Feiyan 18 years of age and i love writing narrative stories.
    down here are my numbers that you can reach me on if you are interested in my stories
    thank you

  16. I was looking for some blog which are accepting the Guest Blogging Post. Thanks for providing us this opportunity !!

  17. Awesome methods shared Pritam,
    What i feel is writing for own websites is best way to monetize better way,, coz if one is a good writer than he/she can write dozens of quality articles on a particular niche and make money using Ads affiliate.
    However sites like Fiverr, Upwork pays good for quality writing via freelancing..

  18. i am very interested to write others story as well as i am good in typing so that i can earn to meet my regular expenses.

  19. Upwork reviews and takes a few days to confirm or reject your application…claiming there may be too many freelancers offering the same skills…but inviting you to update your skills and try again…not exactly useful if you are looking for work immediately

  20. I’m waqar Ahmad student of B.S English I want to write in magazines and newspapers l’m good in writing

  21. I am interested in typing snd trsnscripton. I type 85wpm and transcribe 50wpm. I have over 40 years experience at lawfirms and educated. Now I work from home
    –Maureen B

  22. I am interested in simple writing and much interested to do job I was seeking for online jobs and I would like to develop my skill in me and othrs pls contact me for the further clarification

  23. I am good at English. I can edit any essay. Copywrite drafts and submit on time. As we go along, I will learn about writings that are up to your standard and be able to participate. I would be grateful if you can give me a chance.
    I have draft textbooks guidelines for ISO 9001:2015 implementation. I wonder if you can use them.


  25. Dear Sir ,
    I am a resident of Patna ,Bihar , India. Can I start online jobs as freelancer . Is your moneyconnextion is for Indian resident also.

    With Regards,
    Gaurav Ghose

  26. I love writing
    Myself Vedhanayak i am interested on writing a short stories based on our CURRENT SITUATION ,ENVIRONMENT,SOCIAL MEDIAS of including (advantages and disadvantages),TRADITIONAL CULTURES and also in(SCIENCE FIELD ARTICLES OF ABOUT RESEARCH AND NEWFEEDS)and so on. Im the student of (BIOTECHNOLOGY) i want this kind of job to develop my knowledge by thinking and will power to complete a task with a certain period of time. Thankyou

  27. 1. Get paid to write for others.
    I would like to type/write for others. My specialty is to type words in a timely, quick manner and to follow directions for typing them.

  28. I Love To write for Magazine or newspaper.. This is the best opportunity for those who do not want to go outside the home and want to earn directly at home… Like me, Every other person who was seeking for this type of job,will very happy today.. Thanks A lot for Your Kindness…

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  29. I would recommend using Langmanual to get paid to write online. Langmanual pays you based on the views your posts gets. It has a public search feature and users can also follow you, like your posts, and leave comments. Thus, you can build an audience while making money.

  30. I am interested in simple writing work to begin with and as
    my writing and confidence improves, I can take on more.

    I look forward to starting soon.

  31. Dear Sir,

    I love to write and get paid for my articles. My several article on multiple tipics have been published online.

    Need your kind cooperation.

    Thanks and Regards,

  32. Hi
    I love writting.
    I would love to write for a company.
    Thank you for an opportunity. This would be an excellent n exciting way to make money. If any jobs open up let me know. My family needs the money. We are trying to move n one income is not enough.

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  34. I’m so much pleased to have known that writing can earn someone a living.Indeed, writing is a skill that is learnt and developed progressively.
    I am a teacher by profession and would like to develop this skill both in others and myself as part time job since I’m so passionate about it.
    I can write articles on different topics such as emerging issues,love,Bible stories,motivational stories,speeches…
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