How to charge for content writing? – Shreya Pattar

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How to charge for content writing?

Shreya PattarMay 23, 1 min

Per #word

Benefits:
– Get paid for exactly what you write

Challenges:
– No advance payment
– Uncertain final word count, hence unpredictable pay

Per #hour

Benefits:
– Helpful when the scope of work is not clearly defined
– Possibility of advance payment for a certain number of hours

Challenges:
– Hourly rates turn into large numbers quickly
– Client may not be prepared for large numbers & hence renegotiate later.

Per #project

Benefits:
– Full advance payment possible
– Income clearly defined

Challenges:
– Pressure to complete the task
– More responsibility & accountability towards content quality & delivery.

So, how do you plan to charge?

#ShreyaWrites

P.S. Competing with everyone: $10/hr
Competing with a few: $100/hr
Selling a product: $1,000/hr
Building equity: $10,000/hr
Making a market: $100,000/hr

Sahil Lavingia

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