Why I’ll Never Freelance Write Again

freelance writing

I’ve spent a lot of my years freelance writing. In the early years it was just the thrill of getting published that kept me going because the pay was literally nothing at times. As I got more pieces published I began to get paid more for my articles to where I could get several hundred dollars per piece. On occasion I would be asked to write something longer that would bring in even more. Now that I think back to those days (which weren’t that long ago) and I wonder why I ever bothered.

The reason I say this is because of the satellite sites that we now have. In about the same time it used to take me to write a freelance article, submit it, make changes and get it approved, I c

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4 Responses to Why I’ll Never Freelance Write Again

  1. mbhunter says:

    I just had an e-mail conversation with a blogger who was selling articles. I think I convinced this blogger to put up a blog to get revenue rather than giving up the rights to the posts.

  2. Mike says:

    I agree with you totally. Traditional newspapers and magazines in their current forms have a limited life-span.

  3. davis says:

    I think that many people will continue to write for print media because there is a status to getting your name in print.

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