ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

Internet Websites - For Writers, Bloggers, Journalists!

Updated on March 24, 2013

Online Support

Writing for a living is like any other job, it's what you make it. You have to decide what makes you happy. Most of these million or more aspiring writers want to write for the sale of writing. These people also think that writing offers rich rewards in almost innumerable markets. However, to be realistic, only a few make it through to stardom, because they love to write and they work hard at writing. Do you write to make money? Are you a Internet whore that just wants to make a few dollars here and there? Are you are serious writer? If you are serious, then let's get started.

Write & Earn!

Keeping practicing!
Keeping practicing!

Writing or Blogging, helpful hints

There are so many different levels for a writer so sometimes you have to peel back the layers and find the true meeting of what type of writer you want to be. Start by understanding the basics, writing is a system of human communication by means of visual symbols and signs. The most primitive stages of "writing" or markings on objects date back to almost the earliest man. Keep in mind the first fully develop systems of word writing appeared only about 5,000 years ago! So no amount of brilliance or skill can serve to make a writer successful unless he or she has the creative impulse to sit down and to work and keep working hard!

Creative Writing starts with Novels, Plays, Scripts, Poetry, Short Stories, and Journalism. Other kinds of writings are columns, children's writing, critical writing and essay writing. What type of a writer are you? Research these different platforms of writings are important so you can find out what style of writer you want to be. Or you can gradually grow from one style to another until you find what works best for you. All have benefits and you can make money with any of the above writing styles. I think all writers have one thing in common, we just want to be published regardless if it's a book, article or report. However, making a littel money is always a bonus!

Life as a writer, dedication is the first word that comes to mind. Be dedicated to your trade, be persistent and keep working! Here are some tools of the trade that can help you develop your style and hopefully make you money while doing it; These websites will help you and as you learn, write and learn you will make more money. Writing is a craft and you continue to write, read, you will continue to learn, that is what writer's do. Make money while you learn, how cool is that?

Websites & Helpful Tools!

Top websites and helpful tools;

Writer's Market, great place to research the market, market trends, help from other writers on publishing and best place to publish your work. Helps you to find out how to sell your book and where to sell your book. This site does require a membership fee.

Twitter, most of your fellow writers will be here, agents, publishers, journalists and many others. This is a social networking site and it's turning into a unique resource for us writers. Plus, you can "tweet" all your articles, blogs and other information on your account.

Hubpages, this website offers writers from all over the world the opportunity to share their writings, articles, information to all. If you are the experienced writer or the green behind the ears writer, this site is a great resource for all levels of writing, agents and editors. Helpful forums, blogs, tips and pearls about writing, publishing, life, and money.

Wikipedia, this website is a wonderful to do research, gather information, and learn about new things. It's about learning and helping you write better. A worth of information right at your fingertips.

Author Tech Tips, this website offers basic explanations on social networking to blogging to podcasting, to writing. This awesome site helps give advice to all "non techies" and to others that need anytime of help.

Once Written, this website offers writers to have their books reviewed. Honest, direct feedback about their books prior to publishing. Very useful tool to help understand the book publishing and writing world along with money that is out there for all of us writers.

Moon Town Cafe, network of poets, thousands of poets that read, listen and watch all kinds of poetry and share their advice and expertise on the poetry. Internet tool that is powerful for the poets out there.

Redgage, the Internet site is helpful to advertise your writings, learn about the type of writer your are, help in forums and blogs. This website helps you make money off your writings as well.

Success in writing for publications comes from laborious practice in writing and from gradual development in literary skills and techniques. An aspiring writer should have some other job to live on until he or she has learned something about the craft. However, once that craft is learned and perfected, it will bring monetary value to that individual. The websites above are excellent resources to all aspiring writers today, so take advantage of these opportunities and start living as a writer!


This website uses cookies

As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at:

Show Details
HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the or domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)
ClickscoThis is a data management platform studying reader behavior (Privacy Policy)