There is any number of jobs for writers. The most obvious is that of the novelist, for what is typically considered writing, but there is a whole world of writing jobs available. And some of them may totally surprise you!
Besides being a novelist, you can be a journalist, a copywriter, write an e-book, articles, blogs, copy for the web, white papers, business to business copy, case studies, etc. Now you see how big the world of writing is? You can freelance, work for a company 9-5 in a traditional type of job, or mix the two. Whatever style or niche you want to write for, the opportunities abound.
The best places to look for writing opportunities can be online. You can do this in a number of ways. You can sign up for the online writing websites that will help you find work, and depending upon what type of writing, there are sites that are for blogging, journalism, editing, and articles. Another method is to set up your own website and market yourself. This is an excellent method because you can direct people to your site, and they can find everything they need to know about you and your writing skills, and they will be able to look at any samples you have. Potential clients can get a sense of your writing style and fees. If they contact you, that’s half the battle won!
With the World Wide Web, and every business that is out there, needing content, blogs, or social media posts, jobs for writers are in great abundance and if you keep looking, you will definitely find the right fit for you.