Are you a writer? Do you dream of the day you receive that big payday because your manuscript has been accepted? Or are you a person who just dabbles here and there with writing? Or do you think you cannot write at all, but you’d like to do something that you can do on your own terms? If any of these things describe you, imagine a career in freelance writing. With the advent of the Internet and so much access to the world in general, there is so much work to be had, and you need have no experience as long as you know how to write.
So, as a beginner, you can start with content writing. There are websites that you can use that will get you started immediately as well as pay you the soonest. Depending upon your skills, you can make a decent amount of money; the point is to mainly get some practice. There are so many genres and types of jobs you can do, it is very easy to hone your skills and figure out your niche or what type of writing you prefer to do.
If you’ve a bit more experience you may want to sign up for websites, such as monster, indeed, etc. You can be as specific as you like, you can look for positions that are telecommute or even local writing positions. There are so many companies that need help and are willing to pay an outsider to help them create copy. The average business needs help with content, case studies, white papers, and social media. There is an almost endless amount of work.
As you can see, there are many avenues you can take to get your career in freelance writing started. All you have to do is begin.