A relatively unknown content mill out there is calledGetACopyWriter.com. It offers writers the opportunity to find article writing jobs, apply for them, and get paid. It also allows website owners to post jobs for writers. According to reports, it pays rather OK for a content mill. So I set out to try to find out what really is going on there.
How It Works and the Application Process
Most articles seem to require either 400 or 600 words, and the pay seems to be between $20-$40 per article, depending on the number of words and whether it is a premium level article or a standard level article. It seems that writers start off as standard writers and can somehow eventually be promoted to a premium writer.
Each article is in a separate category. Some categories include SEO, health, etc.
Now, $20-$40 per article is not bad for some extra money here and there. The problem with GetACopyWriter.com is its ridiculous application process.
You see, in order to be able to write articles in any specific category, you must apply for that category by submitting an unpaid sample. For example, if you want to write articles in the health category, you must submit a sample about a health topic. This sample will be according to the specific instructions that they give you, which will include resources upon which to base your sample.
Now, this may not be a problem if there were many article jobs available in each category. However, there are only a few in each category, and some categories have no available jobs at all (at least when I checked in). This means that in order to have access to a reasonable amount of jobs you must write quite a few unpaid sample articles. That’s a lot of work for free.
So, Is GetACopyWriter.com Legit? Can It Really be True?
Yes, GetACopyWriter seems legit, though it can take some time before your application gets accepted. The pay is nice for a content mill. However, you would have to write 5-10 unpaid sample articles to have access to a reasonable amount of jobs. The only advice I can give you is to apply to the “Other” category, where there are more available jobs than in the other categories.
If not for this absurd application process, I would probably give GetACopyWriter 5 stars.
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