Exceptionally written articles and stories posted on a website can attract, grab, and focus the readers’ attention on what the website is promoting or selling. That is why content writing is becoming one of the biggest sources of income for freelance writers. Currently, there are thousands of crowd sourcing websites that are dedicated to providing quality contents to website owners around the world.
We take a look at ten of them that we think worth trying. Among them are sites like Constant-Content, Media Piston, Helium and others.
This list features the top 10 most popular destinations for people who are looking for website contents.
Alexa Traffic Rank – 5,107
Helium is a content sharing platform where writers offer contents across different fields. It operates using its own revenue sharing model with content writers. Writers post their articles on the site and earn depending on how highly their articles are rated by other writers. Clients can download and buy articles outright from the site’s Content Source, which give the writers additional source of income.
Alexa Traffic Rank – 6,753
TextBroker offers almost every conceivable piece of written content that a website owner needs, from short product descriptions to lengthy academic papers. The site is popular for quick and high volume article needs that are often required by SEO operations.
Alexa Traffic Rank – 8,622
Online merchants can immediately get their products noticed by ordering reviews from Reviewme’s network of bloggers. It is the top provider of quality reviews online that can push a product from being unknown to popular overnight.
Need an Article
Alexa Traffic Rank – 15,883
Need an Article is a subscription only service that pits customers needs with highly vetted writers. The site has been offering writing and SEO services to thousands of clients. Article orders can be placed in the website’s ordering system once a client subscribes for a monthly fee.
Alexa Traffic Rank – 17,262
Constant Content boasts of more than 50,000 writing professionals on its listing. The site takes on all kind of writing jobs, from website contents to magazine articles, providing quality content for different niches.
The Content Authority
Alexa Traffic Rank – 18,767
Content Authority’s writers for hire generate thousands of SEO articles monthly. The site offers different payment scales based on the quality of articles. It is a popular provider for contents used in link building operations, article directory submissions, and keyword optimized articles.
Alexa Traffic Rank – 24,817
Writer Access offers high quality contents from its 500+ highly skilled writers. The site charges a higher per word rate than most of the other sites in this list though it offers its clients the flexibility of choosing the price that they are willing to pay.
Alexa Traffic Rank – 31,941
JournalismJobs connects clients with media professionals. The site boasts of up to 3 million page views per month, making it the most popular website of its kind. It lists among its clients such media organizations as NY Times, Wall Street Journal, Reuters, The Washington Post, and others.
Alexa Traffic Rank – 51,378
The up and coming content provider was bought by oDesk early this year, immediately putting its operation into full steam. The site is poised for a massive growth, both in the number of writers and jobs, as oDesk channels its massive copywriting manpower and customers into promoting Mediapiston services.
Online Writing Jobs
Alexa Traffic Rank – 64,409
Online Writing Jobs aggregates the available writing jobs from the most popular copy and content writing crowd-sourcing websites. It is one of the most useful tools for freelance writers in finding the most recent jobs online.
This list only includes the most visited crowd-sourcing websites that are dedicated to copy and content writing, ignoring other crowd sourcing sites that offer different kinds of freelancing jobs as well as the number of registered writers or volume of orders placed and completed. For example, the writing jobs posted at oDesk daily dwarfs the jobs posted on most of these sites.