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30 Websites that Will Pay You to Write, Instantly [in 2020]

Do you want to get paid to write? If yes, this list of 30 websites and blogs that pay writers is exactly what you need.

It doesn’t really matter whether you want to get paid to write reviews, lists, or tutorials, there is an abundance of blogs and websites that pay writers who can give them high quality content and follow guidelines.

You can get paid to write about anything; this list is comprehensive and provides a list of websites in over a dozen categories: web design, travel, writing, programming, business, tech, education, parenting, adult education, ceramics, health, wellness… you name it.

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5 Science-backed Ways to Write an Attention-keeping Introduction

By Waliyulah Olayide

Imagine you opened a shopping mall. The name and popularity of your mall have attracted potential buyers.

Entering your mall, you knew a visiting prospect would be persuaded to buy a thing or two.

Alas, your entrance is waterlogged with the rain that fell the other day!

What will a potential buyer do?

Even if your mall had the best stock in town, it won’t matter. A potential customer, disgusted, will likely pretend that they forgot something in the car, turn back and leave your mall — for good.

Your article is like that. As a freelancer, business owner or an entrepreneur who has a great message to pass to your audience.

You can’t afford to begin your article poorly.

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How to Write The Perfect Introductions for Your Articles

writing introductions for your articlesThe introduction of an article can determine whether it gets read or not. That is why smart writers are very particular about how they write their introductions — and writing effective introductions isn’t as complicated as many people think.

According to Copyblogger, on average eight out 0f 10 people will read the headline of a piece of content but only 2 out of 10 will go on to read the rest.

While a lot of factors will determine how many more people will go on to read your article, more often than not it is your introduction that will make the most difference.

Whether you want to write an introduction for an essay, an introduction for a research paper, an introduction for a report, or an introduction for a short article, you can often do so by following a set of principles.

Firstly, however, why is an introduction important?

Instead of simply telling you why an introduction is important, I’ll show you several example introductions and the impression the left on me.

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How to Write 1,000 Words per Day Consistently (Even If You’re a Beginner)

By Charles Bordet

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One thousand words a day! That was the goal I had in mind when I decided to start writing a lot more.

This plan won’t easily become a reality, though. I’d never been consistent or productive in my writing, because my usual routine was to merely write sporadically, i.e, when I had time, motivation or a good feeling for it.

Let’s just say that didn’t happen often.

As a result, I wasn’t publishing a lot of content and my website was stagnating.

I decided to do something about it and to write much more than I had done thus far. Instead of writing from time to time, I would write every day and I would write at least one thousand words.

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9 Easy Ways To Turn A Boring Topic Into A Killer Article

Staring at a blank page is a feeling that every writer knows well. It’s even harder when you’ve got a ‘boring’ or ‘dull’ topic ahead of you.

But here’s the secret: There is no such thing as a boring topic.

If you can find the right angle, the right audience, and the right tone, then you can make consistently great content. In any industry.