Scripted.com (est. 2011) is a fast-growing outsourcing marketplace for businesses of all sizes to hire on-demand freelance writers to write premium content, whether it’s for a single project, a series of projects, or for ongoing work.
Scripted.com has more than 1,000 customers, including top-tier companies like Intuit, Shutterfly, LinkedIn, Levi’s, and Adobe, and more than 80,000 pre-screened freelance writers who work on assignments. The company also sells custom “on-the-fly” content to businesses that need to amplify their digital footprint.
Scripted recruits freelance writers to write for various industries, including business, entertainment, lifestyle, travel, technology, and fitness. Writers can always find assignments with topics that match their interests, expertise, and specialty.
The most popular gigs include writing content for:
Short Blog Posts: 350-450 words
Standard Blog Posts: 550-650 words
Long Blog Posts: 850-950 words
Tweets: 1-3 sentences each
Facebook Posts: 1-3 sentences each.
Website Copy: 350-450 words.
Press Releases: 350-450 words.
Video Scripts: 450-550 words.
Email Newsletters: 100-200 words.
To become a freelance writer for Scripted, you must pass a test to assess your basic English and word usage skills, as well as submit writing samples. The Scripted team will review your test and writing samples and grade you; if they decide your writing skills and knowledge rank above average, you will have immediate access to writing jobs.
Compensation: varies per assignment. Most jobs are tagged with a “minimum” flat rate price; however, writers can set their own rates for special client requests, or when they pitch article ideas to clients.