A Step-by-Step Guide on How to Earn as a Writer

I didn’t know I’d be a writer. By that I mean I didn’t know I’d be making money writing. I thought you had to be a successful novelist to do that. But when I was 19, I decided that I want to apply for a job as a “content writer.” This is how it all started for me.

Was it really that long ago already? I worked as a content writer, got back to university, learned about creative writing, I became a social science researcher and practiced academic writing. 12 years flew by so fast! Here’s my journey as a writer.  

For anyone who’s just starting out in content writing, it could be daunting, especially if you don’t have any idea what is content writing. What do content writers write about anyway? Here’s a bit of the basics on what you need to know about content writing. Check it out!

Content writers can help a business in many ways. Whether it’s writing regular blog articles, email newsletters, or updating social media posts, a content writer can take on these roles. 

There are so many benefits to having a content writing career. Writing is no longer just a hobby. It can be a lucrative endeavor as well! Here’s how you can start your writing career.