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Now that Elance is Gone! Where to Get Paid For Writing Assignments?

Elance was a great website, but then it merged with Odesk to form Upwork, and we have to agree – Upwork isn’t the same as Elance.It already had a lot of problems on its own, and now that its fee has gone up from 10% to 20%, people are leaving the sinking ship. Freelance writers are pretty clueless – they don’t know where to look for assignments. I’m facing the same issues. After getting hundreds of clients through Elance, now I’m looking for alternate sources.The times are difficult, but all is not lost. Here are some places where you can still find freelance writing assignments.6 great methods to find Paid Freelance Writing JobsFiverrFiverr is a job board where freelancers open their “gigs” and clients can hire them according to the services offered. All gigs cost $5, so if you want to write an article for more than $5, you can ask them to purchase multiple gigs for one article. It’s the opposite of Elance, where clients post jobs and freelancers come looking. Fiverr is a diverse pla…