How Can You Demand a High Rate for Your Writing?

Avik Chattopadhyay By Avik Chattopadhyay, 26th Dec 2011 | Follow this author | RSS Feed
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Content writing has become quite a popular job option in the world today. But just like most other industries, it is full of competition. How can you demand a high rate for your labor from the client?

Demand a High Rate for Your Writing

Content writing has come out as a very popular profession in the world today. A real large number of people from across the globe has accepted online content writing as an earning option on a part-time or full-time basis. Statistics show that millions of writers are producing quality content every day and earning billions of dollars on a regular basis. So, here the question arises, how much should you demand for the content you deliver?

Just like most other growing industries, the content writing industry is also running through a huge competition for producing quality work at comparatively lower charges. Everyone is ready to deliver content at a rate that can put his contemporaries in some sort of competition. Reputation of quality is the only deciding factor as far as payment rate for your witting is concerned. You can't demand a high rate from the very beginning. You may have talent, but you have to showcase your creative excellence to the world before you can negotiate with the rate.

You may have to start with a rate that will seem an insult to your talent. But you have to accept it as long as the world doesn't know you. In the starting days you may have to produce a bulk of articles for just a few dollars. But you have to keep one thing in mind that you are not wasting your time. You are just building the platform for yourself where you can set up the mansion of your dream in future.

The low paying jobs generally demand very little creativity from you. You just need to produce keyword-rich, unique and original content on some given topics. As in such jobs you get to write on different unknown topics, it helps you become expert of writing in different niches. It also removes any possible deficiency in your writing excellence. As a result you gradually grow in confidence and become a mature writer. Now you can channelize your area of expertise in more definite fields of writing.

This is the time when you should look for a plan following which you can establish your prominence as a talented writer. Once you get a fairly large list of clients from different parts of the world accepting content from you regularly, you come to a position where you can really dare to negotiate with the rate. You have to catch a larger part of your readers and let's say paralyze them in the sense that they feel dependent on your content to think anything and everything.

Once your talent is established among your readers, you will find your income automatically escalating to the next level. Then you'll just inform your rate to your clients. They will never dare to argue with you for your high charge of writing. And how can you do that? It can only be the result of a continuous striving for excellence. It can take you to the seventh heaven. Yes! But it's not a matter of joke.


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author avatar Avik Chattopadhyay
I am the owner and CEO of Writing4u - an online content writing service provider located in India. The link to the website is

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author avatar richellet
27th Dec 2011 (#)

thanks for this... being new here, this article is what I need to read...

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author avatar Retired
27th Dec 2011 (#)

Good encouragement tips. ;-)

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author avatar avery sandiego
27th Dec 2011 (#)

Good advice for a lot of writers out there!

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author avatar Buzz
27th Dec 2011 (#)

Good advice indeed, Avik. Thank you.

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author avatar Jerry Walch
27th Dec 2011 (#)

Good advice for all aspiring web writers.

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author avatar arman123
28th Dec 2011 (#)

Good tips indeed .

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author avatar Avik Chattopadhyay
29th Dec 2011 (#)

Thanks everyone for sharing your views...

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author avatar Md Rezaul Karim
30th Dec 2011 (#)

Another great work..

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author avatar ittech
15th Jan 2012 (#)

interesting post

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