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You can either be a blogger, a freelance writer or just someone who writes as a hobby. Want to turn that passion into money?
Great! I’ve filtered them down and categorized them to make things easy for you. These are a list of currently accepting, legit websites that will pay you to write for them in 2018!
Clubhouse Magazine is a Christian magazine that helps teach faith to children by providing stories and educational material. Fiction stories are $200 and up, while non- fiction is $150 and up.
Cooking detective – If you are a food or a recipe blogger you will love this! Get paid for writing review articles on kitchen gadgets and appliances. Up to $160 for posts and payment made through PayPal. Review articles need to be written keeping food, recipe, and nutrition in mind. There is an email address to send in your pitch on their website.
HEALTH AND WELLNESS
Eating well – You can earn up to $1/word for an article you write for them. Its a magazine about recipes, educative nutrition and science-based approach to healthy living. If this is something that suits you, go ahead and apply as they have a reach of over 850k readership! The editors’ email address is provided for you to apply to on their site.
Listverse – You know I was going to mention this, didn’t you? Listverse is a list based website that will pay your $100 for a post even if you are not an experienced writer. You just need to include a bit of humor into your post and have a passion to write on things unusual and interesting. A perfect way to start your writing gig as a newbie!
Wonders list – Similar to listverse, they are looking for list-based articles with a unique content that is factual and will pay you via Paypal for a 1500 worded post. They have included an email address for you to send in your pitch.
Money pantry – This site offers to pay you between $30- $150 a post. They welcome writers at any level – even if you are just a beginner. They are looking for a unique money making or money saving article, that would be of benefit to their audience. The post needs to be at least 700 words and emailed to the editor.
Penny Hoarder – If you blog about personal finance, money making or money saving you are bound to know this website. With a huge readership, you will be gaining a lot of visibility as a writer and will get paid for doing it. They haven’t mentioned the payment figures on their website, however, the editor will discuss this based on your post. They have an online contribution form for you to submit your article.
Freelance mom – well researched, informative articles that will benefit the readers. Post is meant to be 900-1800 words long and you get $75 –$100 paid through PayPal
Her view from home – this is a family oriented site that is looking for writers on topics like parenting, kids, faith. Articles are to be between 600-800 and you get paid through PayPal based on the number of views tour post received.
Wow! Women on Writing – they are looking for an article worded between 1000- 3000 which relates to how- to’s, interviews or roundups that will be of benefit to fellow writers. Paid via PayPal either $50 Or $75 based on the article
A fine parent – is currently not accepting any posts as they are good to go until June 2018. But if you want to keep an eye out for them, you might be lucky when they open up for submissions. Paying $75 for a post, you just don’t want to miss out!
Parent.com – they require articles on a wide range of well researched and thought out topics. They have listed a variety of previously published posts that have fared well, to give you a sense of what they are looking for in your submission. A well paying $50- $150 for a post.
Just parents – is a parenting site based in the UK. They accept submissions through their contact form and you will be paid through PayPal in 24hrs of your article being approved
Green parent – If you live in the UK, this UK based publication accepting guest post between 1,500 to 2,000. They have a readership if over 100,000 and they pay £75 for every 1000 words!
Metro- parent – Pay varies depending on the type of article, length of it and experience of the writer. But you have a lot of options to choose from!
Great Escape Publishing – Is about articles on getting paid to travel whether its to do with writing or photography. Their payment is up to $200 depending on the content you create, and how much readers can profit from it.
- First thing is to make sure you sign up for a PayPal account. It’s free to sign up and a fairly simple verification process.
- Make sure your content is – Unique, Something that will be of benefit to the reader, and something that leaves the reader with an action plan
- If allowed, try an aim for a personal experience in your post so the audience can relate to it. This makes your post more relatable and sets a realistic goal for the readers.
- Make sure it’s100% your original content.
- Be confident, keep trying and don’t give up.
If you know any other websites that you’d like me to add to the list, leave them in the comments box below for me to include in this list.