Basic SEO Content Writer

www.meritcrowd.com is an online platform for freelancers. Examples of distributed work is writing, translation and professional proofreading. Our end clients usually orders many short articles based on various topics (mostly for SEO and websites).

Getting started, registration

Once you have registered an account you will be asked what languages you are proficient with and then to write a short work sample. When your work sample has been accepted you will receive an email telling you there is work available.

Accepting tasks

Upon login you will be able to see available tasks, choose and pick the ones you are interested in. There is no requirement on how many tasks you do. The only thing we expect from our users is that they follow the instructions specified with each task and respect the given deadlines.

Accepting tasks

Your payment is done via PayPal. We also support bank transfers for European residents.

Note for Swedish residents

Employer and local taxes are deducted from the amounts above. Non-Swedish residents are responsible for paying their own taxes.

Earnings

Language Earning / 100 words Earning / hour (1000 words / hour)
Swedish €1.70 €17.00
English €1.20 €12.00
Finnish €1.80 €18.00
Norwegian €2.00 €20.00
German €1.80 €18.00
Turkish €1.70 €17.00
Spanish €1.60 €16.00
Dutch €2.00 €20.00
French €1.50 €15.00
Polish €1.80 €18.00

Note, for Swedish residents we will deduct employer taxes and local taxes from the amounts above. All other residents are responsible for paying their own taxes.

Frequently Asked Questions

Our customers mainly order 300-500 word SEO texts. A specific topic is given and you are asked to write on the topic and make sure that links are inserted in a natural way. For example you could be given a task to write 300 words about "The London underground" and also include a link to a mortgage loan website. In this case you should write generally about the underground. You could also write that subway stations affect the house prices and then write a sentence about mortgages and include the link. A common task is to write several (9-12) articles on the same topic, they will be published as a complete website. Which languages do you need? We like to be able to offer a lot of languages to our end clients. The languages in highest demand are: Swedish, Norwegian, Finnish, German and English.

A common task is to write several (9-12) articles on the same topic, they will be published as a complete website.