If you have a background in writing, you can find a home-based job as a freelance writer, editor, or proofreader. Below are some companies offering legit work from home jobs as a freelance writer. Some will require you to have experience and some won’t. If you quickly look at each website you’ll be able to narrow down which ones are most suitable for your work.
This list is based on others’ recommendations since I haven’t personally worked for the following companies. You should do your own research before deciding which company might best work for you.
Please check each website to see which companies are currently hiring and what qualifications they require before you apply.
About (5 years experience in chosen topic area required)
Academic Word (editing and proofreading)
Book Editing Associates (5 years of editing experience as well as a track record of editing published books (not self-published) required)
CyberEdit (editing and proofreading)
Mulberry Studio (editing and proofreading)
Proofread NOW (editing and proofreading)
Scribendi (Requirements include at least three years experience, college diploma or university degree in a relevant field – international)
Simply English (editing and proofreading)
WordsRU (two years experience as an editor, copy editor, or proofreader required)