99 Platforms to Find Freelance Writing Jobs
If you are an expert writer and looking to make some extra cash or are a full time blogger, there are many platforms for you to find better freelancing jobs.
For a beginner writer to start with freelancing might be quite difficult at the start.
So, that’s why we have put together a list of 99 platforms where you can find freelancing work.
Upwork is one of the most well-known freelancing marketplaces where you can find jobs quickly.
But, the acceptance rate is very low as the competition is very high.
Freelancer is the largest platform in terms of freelancing and crowd sourcing activities in the world.
Guru is another great platform for freelancing writers. Note that Guru charges some fees on your membership status.
A job portal where can find jobs based on a category or location.
LinkedIn being a hub for professionals also offers great opportunities to find your potential client.
A great marketplace by Amazon to find different article and content writing jobs.
You can contribute to them and get published on their website which can help you as a freelancer.
Quickenlancer is platform where you get unlimited number of bids and also does not charge any type of commission.
9) Writer Bay
Just register onto their website and find relevant writing jobs in your respective niche with a better salary.
Get wide range of freelance writing services from $3 to $200.
A great platform that hires people to write online content and pays depending on the number of articles written.
After registering, you get brands respective to your niche and experience.
13) Constant Content
Constant Content is a platform where brands look for existing content or request custom content based on their preferences. Writers need to join this platform to get benefits.
At Damongo writers can find gigs ranging from $5, $10, $20 and $50.
15) Great Content
Connect with 1000’s of clients looking for custom and unique content.
Company that finds customers, collects the money, arranges the order and payments for you.
17) Hire Writers
Earn $20 per article when you join Hire Writers.
Submit original content, find jobs, or locate a guest blog directory.
19) Need an article
Another platform where writer get hired to create custom content.
This site mainly focuses on experienced writers. A writer here can earn around $20-$35.
This site is for quality writers to create blog posts, eBooks, and press releases.
22) Words of Worth
You can earn between $25 and $90 if you are experienced in parenting articles.
24) College Humor
You can get paid anywhere between $35 to $50 per article related to college life and funny stuff.
25) Glimmer Train
This old platform pays writers around $700 for first publication rights for accepted stories.
26) Money Pantry
Money Pantry pays between $30 and $150 per accepted article related to money and savings.
27) The Secret Place
You can earn around $20 per 150-200 word article related to mediation.
This platform offers writers pay according to various categories.
They also include feeds by feedly for trending topics.
This platform also produces content related to finance and productivity for freelancer writers.
This freelancing platform pays around $50 or more.
The main disadvantage is that you have to be student in the Freelance Blogger’s Client Hunting Master class.
30) Blogger Pro
Find daily freelance writing jobs, blogging and copywriting jobs. Also, writers can use this platform to promote their services since this blog is full of marketing tips and tools for writer to utilize.
Do not underestimate Craigslist. There are many legit , and well-paying, writing jobs here if you look.
Earn between $50 to $100 for writing invoicing and payments information.
A micro job site that pays between $5 to $55 for writing blog posts and translating documents.
Fiverr is another popular freelance marketplace to find various writing opportunities. This site generally pays between $5-$10.
Writers can find jobs in specific categories such as gaming, financial or medical writing.
Earn around $100 for list articles, depending upon length or $30-$150 for how-to articles, essays, and other content.
A social network for freelancers to find jobs.
Find editing jobs, content jobs, blogger jobs, publishing jobs, telecommuting jobs, and flexible jobs.
Get expert advice on improving your freelance writing business.
A microjob site where you can search for writing gigs by date, popularity, rating or price.
41) Genuine Jobs
One of leading sites to work from home.
Find many writing jobs on this site in various categories.
Another site to find writing jobs.
44) Government Bids
Local, State and the Federal government will hire writers on contract basis for anything from composing proposals to reports for government agencies.
Find many creative copywriting gigs from high profile clients.
46) Journalism Jobs
Find jobs in fields of print, broadcast or digital media?
Search for jobs in the industries like TV, PR/marketing, magazine and book publishing.
E-newsletter with various freelancing writing and editing jobs.
49) Paid to Blog
Become their monthly member which will set you back $30.
Become a member and earn up to $50 per article on this platform.
51) People per Hour
This platform allows the writers to charge their clients on hourly basis.
RedCage is somewhat different from the normal job boards or marketplace. Instead, they monetize your existing web content to their social activity.
53) Problogger Jobs
A high quality website for freelancing writers where can get high profile clients guaranteed.
This platform mainly focuses on editors and proofreaders searching for work.
If you’re a student looking for some extra cash, then this the platform designed for you.
Sologig is a job portal for professionals, specifically in the IT and engineering industries.
57) Simply Hired
Another marketplace to search for jobs according to location and category.
58) Task Army
It is just a normal marketplace but somewhat different that others as it protects you and clients from payments until the job has been approved.
59) Smashing Jobs
A freelance job portal with immense number of high profile clients since 2008
A website that posts daily remote job listings.
A website that posts online virtual jobs.
62) We Work Remotely
Some writing opportunities for freelancers from high-profile clients.
63) Writers Weekly
A site for freelancing writers that shares some tips on how to stay productive or sell short stories and make money from them.
Freelance writing like blog posts, essays, magazine, and stories for video games.
Community comprising of award-winning freelancers.
66) Article Document
Community of experienced content writers. Article Document charges fees for submitting content.
67) BKA Content
Freelance writing focused on wide-range of industries.
A greeting card company that is in hunt of poets and content that involves friendship and love.
Writers familiar with business and marketing need to register on this platform.
70) Boost CTR
Writers need to create ads for Google Adwords, Microsoft, retailers and other companies.
Build your portfolio and apply for the jobs on Contently.
72) Content Gather
Marketplace for custom writing gigs.
Community looking for quality article writers.
74) Content Runner
Set rates according to your skillset while building strong relations with the clients.
Showcase and pitch your ideas to publishers from around the country.
Write a sample, if clients find it interesting you might land a gig.
Make $21 a page for essays, research papers, term papers, or book reports.
78) London Brokers
London Brokers pays from $2 to $6.50 per article depending on the word count.
This site provides some of the highest paying job offers as much as $5 for 100 words.
On OneSpace you are first trained and tested so that you match with their quality standards.
81) Love to Know
Make anywhere between $15 to $50 for articles covering variety of topics.
This is a content-on-demand site that expects that articles to be completed within 48 hours.
83) Pure Content
Writers get paid monthly for the articles that they write or edit.
TextBroker is a platform where your content is matched with your client.
Find both freelance and in-house opportunities after submitting samples.
Connect with around 30,000 businesses for top notch written content.
Register, send your samples and after that get hired to write in different categories.
Platform where you connect with global brands, publishers and ecommerce companies for custom based content.
89) Bless this List
If your 1500 words/10 items minimum list-style article is accepted, you’ll get paid $100 via Paypal.
A platform that is looking for writers to compose greeting cards.
91) Income Diary
This platform covers several of topics and provides writers with negotiable charges.
Potential clients can hire professional and talented freelancers using Workhoppers.
This site pays $100 per accepted article that’s more on the humorous side.
If you have experience in maintaining business than you can get paid $50 per article.
Make as much as $100 for your first approved article on Cracked.
96) Distance Web
Distance Web is always looking for prolific writers who can create copy for email marketing, web sites and ads.
Send samples and once approved get paid around $4.50 for 350 words.
At iFreelance you can post or get projects without the middleman.
Claims as India’s 1st marketplace to bring contractors and clients together.
While you’re looking for freelance writing jobs consider sites that are primarily of your niche and either have experience or knowledge so that you can get connected to more high-profile clients.
Since the platforms like Upwork or Freelancer look for freelancers with the highest bids so it might be better to avoid them as a beginner.
Also, Quickenlancer can be considered as a great platform to start with as it offers unlimited bids without any type of commission fees for 1 year.