There are a few things you will need to do to get paid to write articles online. If earning money writing articles sound like something interesting this article is for you.
1. Start your own blog for free at Blogger. Buy your name as a domain name at a website such as GoDaddy. Then redirect it to your blog and you are ready to start doing some writing.
The articles you write can be on virtually anything you want them to be about. The whole reason you are doing this is to establish content that potential customers can view to determine your writing style. You should also create an about us page and a testimonial page as you begin to develop your writing business.
2. Join PayPal for free. They are the largest payment processor in the world. By setting up order buttons, and posting them on your blog, it is easy to get paid by your customers for the articles you will write.
3. Consider taking some writing courses. There are plenty of these available on the Internet. You can also buy ebook training and learn how to write better articles.
4. Market yourself on social networking sites and on discussion forums. This is a very passive way to let people know that you are available to write.
5. Write articles and submit them to article directories such as Ezine Articles. So that people can learn more about you include a link in your resource box back to your blog. As these articles are archived online they can always be a source of traffic for potential writing customers.
6. Write content articles and get them online at writing sites such as Helium and Associated Content. You can earn money for the articles you write and this is good practice for you.
7. Focus on writing blog articles. Because millions of blogs need content right now there is a huge market for this. You can make yourself available to write on anything that people order.
Another strategy is to focus on a specific niche that you have an expertise in or a passion for. When you take this approach the articles you write are easier to do and therefore you will be quicker at writing them.
This means you can increase the amount of money you are getting paid because you are writing more articles. Plus you will find it more enjoyable as you write about a niche that interests you.
These are several tips on what you would need to get paid to write articles online. Starting your own writing business is not hard to do and the money can be excellent.
Cynthia Minnaar, a full-time internet marketer and owner of cyns-home-biz.com invites you to visit her online business ideas site where she share more ways to get paid to write online.