Freelance Reference Sites

Freelance Writers: is a searchable database of writers from all around the world. Writers who are looking for new writing opportunities can register to be listed in the database. It also offers legal information, business advice and pricing guidelines to any writer that registers. Editors in need of a freelance writer can search through the database of listings to locate those writers who match their needs.

Writing for Money
An online journal dedicated to helping freelancers make more money at their trade and have a more enjoyable, fulfilling life as writers. Part free, part subscription site.

A worldwide staffing firm that places freelance writers. They represent a large number of pre-screened, interviewed, and qualified writing professionals who can handle virtually any writing project. - Online news for online journalists.

For Writers Only
Author websites, markets, writers groups and reference sites.

Freelance Writers
Offers a multitude of articles, guides and tips for writers by professional freelance writers. Good for beginners.

Literary Newsletter and website of resources for writers. Interviews and writing tips.

Readers’ & Writers’ Resources
Many articles on journalism, technical writing and freelancing.

Shaw Guides
Provides many links to international conferences, workshops and sites that give inside information and tips of the trade.

Tech Pubs
Resources for technical writing, including professional associations, mailing lists and technical writing design.

The Burry Man Writers Centre
Resources for fiction and non-fiction writers, working professionals and beginners with particular support for writing about Scotland.

The Eclectic Writer
Offers a good selection of articles advising writers on subjects such as manuscript format, electronic publishing and writing a synopsis. A brilliant Character Chart for fiction writers and online discussion board.

The Online Communicator
Articles on writing for all types of media on the internet.

The Reporters Network
The Reporters Network was formed in October 1995 by Bob Sablatura, a reporter for the Houston Chronicle, to promote the Internet as a research and communications medium for working journalists.

The Web Writer
This site provides a broad range of information from getting online to building a web site, but is basically a site for writers who want to publish material on the internet.

Write News
An extensive news media database with over 1000 links. Free newsletter.

Writers on the Net
Online writing classes, tutors, and writers’ groups. Run by a group of published authors and experienced teachers.

Writers’ Resource Center
Freelance job forum, articles and employment centre.


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