Where to Find Freelance Writing Gigs Online: 2015!

Hi, I'm Kirsty. In 2012 I quit my job to become a freelance writer online.

There are plenty of good, quality freelance writing gigs online

When you think about freelance writing online, you often think about writing blog posts. Perhaps writing web pages too. While that makes up a lot of freelance writers’ work in the online world, press release writing is something that has personally been a nice little earner for me. Creating an effective press release for a client’s new…

Hi, I'm Kirsty. In 2012 I quit my job to become a freelance writer online.

Freelance Writing Jobs Online | Wizard Writers

When you think about freelance writing online, you often think about writing blog posts. Perhaps writing web pages too. While that makes up a lot of freelance writers’ work in the online world, press release writing is something that has personally been a nice little earner for me.

[…] Where to Find Freelance Writing Gigs Online: Updated for 2015! […]

So there you have it – five different ways of finding freelance writing gigs online. Who knows, one of these sites might just unearth your biggest and best freelance writing client yet.

Hi, I'm Kirsty. In 2012 I quit my job to become a freelance writer online.


Travel writing is a dream job for many, and contrary to popular belief it’s a niche that has a lot more scope for freelance writers online than you might think. There’s this whole preconception that travel writing work is extremely hard to come by, when actually there are opportunities everywhere. Thousands of travel websites are screaming…Travel writing is a dream job for many, and contrary to popular belief it’s a niche that has a lot more scope for freelance writers online than you might think. There’s this whole preconception that travel writing work is extremely hard to come by, when actually there are opportunities everywhere. Thousands of travel websites are screaming…When you think about freelance writing online, you often think about writing blog posts. Perhaps writing web pages too. While that makes up a lot of freelance writers’ work in the online world, press release writing is something that has personally been a nice little earner for me. Creating an effective press release for a client’s new…Employing the AIDA formula into your writing is the one copywriting tip you’ll really need to ‘get’ in order to survive as a successful freelance writer online. But what exactly is the AIDA formula and why is it so important? How do you effectively employ it within your writing and when should it be used?…Yes, you read that correctly – I did say 2013! Seeing as we’re at the start of 2015 now I thought it about time I offered you an updated list of where to find freelance writing gigs online.When you think about freelance writing online, you often think about writing blog posts. Perhaps writing web pages too. While that makes up a lot of freelance writers’ work in the online world, press release writing is something that has personally been a nice little earner for me. Creating an effective press release for a client’s new…The big (OK, big-ish) news at the tail-end of 2013/start of 2014 was the merging of two similar freelancing sites – Elance and oDesk. When I wrote the original post on where to find freelance writing gigs online, and oDesk were rival platforms.Employing the AIDA formula into your writing is the one copywriting tip you’ll really need to ‘get’ in order to survive as a successful freelance writer online. But what exactly is the AIDA formula and why is it so important? How do you effectively employ it within your writing and when should it be used?…Travel writing is a dream job for many, and contrary to popular belief it’s a niche that has a lot more scope for freelance writers online than you might think. There’s this whole preconception that travel writing work is extremely hard to come by, when actually there are opportunities everywhere. Thousands of travel websites are screaming…In my 2013 post, I cited as my favourite freelancing website for getting quality freelance writing gigs online. Despite not using sites like this much of late, I still stand by this statement in 2015.Although the quality of leads on the site is generally good, you do have to check out each job and do your own research as ProBlogger doesn’t endorse any of the ads personally. That’s all pretty standard stuff if you’re applying for freelance writing gigs online in this way though. (Even on the best job boards, you’ll always get the occasional advertiser who thinks it’s perfectly OK to ask writers to work for next to nothing.)So there you are. If you have any TED Talks you think would help your fellow freelance writers online, please feel free to link to them in the comments section below.