Content Sales

DotWriter Review: Legit or Scam

DotWriter is a content marketplace for freelance writers or anyone looking to buy content for their website or blog. The site claims they offer high-quality articles from talented writers online. If you are a freelance writer it is easy to join the site and sell your content online. As a new member of the site, it is necessary to prove yourself before you can start charging more money for each article you post on the site. The site has 3 different levels for writers, beginning writers on the site will fall under the standard writer category, you can easily move up to the premium category the more you write and sell on the site. The final category that you can move up to is the gold category. In this category, you are paid $0.07 for each word written in your article.

How Does it Work?

  1. You’ll need to register and join the site.
  2. Once you’re a member of the site you can start to submit your articles to the site.
  3. There are a number of categories you can choose from to write the articles you want to sell on this site.
  4. Each article you submit to the site must be approved by the Writer’s Pool before it can be sold in the marketplace.
  5. This ensures the quality of the articles the site is selling.
  6. When you first join the site, you’ll be a standard writer and will earn $0.03 or each written word in your article.
  7. The more you write and submit to the site will improve your chances of moving up to the higher levels on the site.
  8. The articles you write should be top quality articles that are current and supply great information for people who are looking to buy content for their website or blog.
  9. If you are an excellent contributor to the site and sell your articles, you’ll have the chance to move up to the next level. The Premium level pays you $0.05 or each word written in your article.
  10. Each time the writer’s pool has to verify your article that is posted on the site for sale. If you continue to perform well on the site, you’ll move up to the final level. The gold level will earn you $0.07 per word that is written in your article.

What Are The Writer’s Levels?

  1. Standard: The standard writer’s level has less than 10 approved articles posted on the site and has an approval rating below 50%.
  2. Premium: The premium level has 10 to 25 approved articles for sale on the site and has an approval rate of over 50%.
  3. Gold: The gold level has more than 25 approved articles on the site for sale and has an approval rate of over 75%.

How Much Can You Earn?

  1. The articles are sold on the site based on your word count and your writer’s level.
  2. If you are a standard writer, your article will be sold for $0.03 per word. They will calculate how many words your article is and post the price for your article on the site.
  3. The higher level writers have the option of selling their article for a bit less than their word count. If you write an article that has 1000 words and you are a second level writer, the article will sell for $0.05 per word. However, if you feel this is a bit high and people won’t purchase your article for the price the site has indicated, you have the option of lowering the price for your article.
  4. The site has a custom order that writers can apply for and do the job. The custom orders are displayed on the site.
  5. If you want to write a custom order, you must have at least 1 approved articles on the site to do this. However, if the order indicates that only premium or gold members can apply for the custom order, this means that a standard writer can’t do this job.

How Do They Pay?

  1. If your article has been sold in the marketplace, you’ll receive the funds in your account.
  2. If you have worked on a custom job and the job was accepted and paid, you’ll receive a payment notification in your account.
  3. Once your account has a $10 balance, you can request payment from the site.
  4. The site sends you your money through PayPal. You’ll need a PayPal account in order to be paid by the site.

Conclusion:

This is a legitimate company and it is possible for freelance writers to join the site and sell their content. Furthermore, the site does offer custom order and it is possible to earn money writing for other blog sites or websites. Like all content marketplaces, online the work you submit for sale will be moderated before it is placed on the site. Once your article has been sold, you’ll receive the credit in your account. The site has 3 different levels of writers and your level will depend on how many approved articles you have placed on the site. If you are new to working online and would like to earn a few dollars as a freelance writer this is a good site to check out and join.

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Content Sales

Teachers Pay Teachers Review – Legit or Scam

Teachers Pay Teachers is a website designed for teachers to buy or sell their lesson plans. On the site, you can offer your videos, PDF files, flash cards or any other form of digital media for sale on the site. The site is open to all educators worldwide and publishers of educational material. It is easy to upload and offer different lesson plans for teachers to use in their classroom. Furthermore, you’ll earn money for your time and efforts and help other educators with the material you’ve uploaded on the site.

How Does it Work?

  1. In order to buy or sell lesson plans on the site, you’ll need to create an account as a buyer or a seller.
  2. Only a seller can upload and sell their documents on the site.
  3. The site offers you a free or paid membership. With a free membership, you’ll earn less of a commission on the sales of your material.
  4. The premium membership is a yearly membership and will be automatically paid each year through your PayPal account. You can cancel this membership at any time through your PayPal account.

Is The Site Free to Join?

  1. The site is free to join. You can easily create a membership on the site for free.
  2. However, the site does offer a Premium membership. This is a yearly fee of $59.95 and is set for automatic renewal with your PayPal account. Many people who sell their educational plans on the site will choose a premium membership so they earn more money when selling their documents.
  3. The website also has a Publisher Membership and invites publisher to market and sell their educational resources on the site.

What Can You Sell?

  1. You can create and upload resources to the site. The resources need to be listed under the appropriate grade level. For example, if you’ve created a resource to be used for 2nd-grade  teachers, you’ll need to indicate this is for  2nd-grade teachers.
  2. If your resources can be used with multiple grades, you’ll need to indicate this in your description of your resources.
  3. It is possible to create and upload video or audio files to the site. However, you should compress these files to make it easier to upload and download the file. With the free membership, you are limited to files no more than 200MB. As a premium member, you can upload files no larger than 1GB.
  4. Each seller on the site has a store they will use to list their documents, video or audio files on. In the store, you can also create bundles to sell to other teachers.
  5. The company offers an advertising program that will help you to promote your resources from your store. If you choose to use the advertising program, your items are placed in a high-profile, high-traffic location on the site. This is a paid service and the fees for advertising with the company will be deducted from your monthly earning before you’re paid.
  6. If you don’t have sufficient earning in your account for advertising, you can purchase advertising with your credit card.

How Much Can You Earn?

  1. You’ll earn 55% of your asking price for any item sold on the site. You’ll also need to pay a $0.30 transaction fee for each item sold.
  2. However, if you upgrade your account to a Premium Seller account, you’ll earn 80% of your asking price for any item sold on the site. The site will also charge you a $0.15 transaction fee on any order that is less than $3.
  3. The site also offers a special limited access self-service TpT Publisher Membership. This membership is for companies that produce educational material and wish to sell it to teachers on this site. If you create a Publisher Membership, you spit the sale of your document with the company.
  4. Keep in mind most resources sell on the site for $2.00 to $3.50. However, some bundles will sell for a much higher fee and some package can sell for $30 or higher. You’ll need to determine how much you want to ask for your resources.
  5. Some professional teachers will offer free resources to other teachers. This gives the other teachers a chance to review your resources. This also helps you to gain more sales for your paid resources.

How to Report Your Income:

  1. If the site requires you to submit a W-9 for tax purposes, they will send you an email with the necessary instructions.
  2. The site will issue you a 1099-K if you’ve earned more than $20,000 selling your educational material online.
  3. The company will report your total gross sales and expenses on the 1099-K. This isn’t your table income and you may be able to deduct certain expenses from your gross sales when you file your taxes.

How Are You Paid?

  1. The company works with PayPal and Dwolla for US only members.
  2. You’ll receive payment for the previous month sales on or before the 21st of the following month.
  3. If you’ve earned more than $10,000 in sales the previous month, the company is required to send your payment in two installments.

Conclusion:

This is a legitimate website for teachers and published to sell their educational resources on. The site does take a commission and processing fee for each sale you make on the site. As a free member, you’ll earn 55% of your asking price, minus $0.30 processing fees. The fees are rather high on the site, but many teachers make a decent amount of money selling their resources online.

If you’d like to earn a higher rate for the sale of your resources it is advised to register as a Premium member and pay the membership fees for the year. This way you’ll earn 80% of each resource sold on the site, instead of 55%. Furthermore, you’ll only be charged a $0.15 processing fee for any item you’ve sold that is under $3.00.

Many teachers create special lesson plans and material to sell on this site. According to a few teachers, they can make more each month selling their resources than teaching a class. This is a great opportunity for educators to earn an extra income creating and selling educational resources on Teacher Pay Teachers.

 

Content Sales

Digital Point Review – Legit or Scam

Digital Point is a marketplace where you can list any digital product for sale. Furthermore, people can go to the marketplace and buy your digital products. The company will allow you to sell websites, domain names, plug-ins, scripts, templates, designs, eBooks, and articles about business, gaming, lifestyle, and technology. You can also use the forum and other features of the site. The site offers you a premium membership where you can receive many items that are listed in the marketplace for free. This is an excellent way to sell any of your digital products online.

Selling Your Digital Products:

  1. It is forbidden to sell any type of warez on the site. This includes selling pirated or nulled software. Furthermore, you can sell software keys without the software or even serial numbers.
  2. The company forbids you to list and sell email listings, spam related products or services, automated posting service, and social exchanges or bookmarks.
  3. You can’t sell any type of accounts or currency exchange in the marketplace. That means you can’t offer or sell any virtual credit cards or any VCC related products. Furthermore, you can offer to sell or buy any type of cryptocurrency.
  4. If you have a product that needs to be shipped to the buyer, then it can’t be sold on this site. You are only allowed to sell digital products that a person can download or you can send to them via email.
  5. Don’t try to advertise or sell affiliate referrals or offer in the marketplace.
  6. Once one of your digital items has sold the listing will be closed. You can’t create a new listing for the same digital item. However, you can use the Bump or Relist option in the marketplace to relist your item.
  7. The marketplace was designed as a use at your risk setup. The site won’t get involved in disputes with members or people who buy a digital product from the marketplace.
  8. It is recommended when selling and buying from the marketplace to use an escrow service. This protects both the buyer and the seller from being scammed online.
  9. When posting an article for sale in the marketplace the system has a “Quality Score” they assign to each article. A software program will read and evaluate your article. Afterward, they will place a quality score on each article. This isn’t an exact science because a machine is placing the scores on your articles. The site rates your articles from 0 to 100.
  10. The company checks for plagiarism and won’t post an article in the marketplace that isn’t checked first. All articles are scanned for plagiarism before being posted for sale. However, some articles will pass the plagiarism test and be posted on the site, if you find an article that is copied from another source; you’ll need to report this to the site.
  11. All articles or digital products that are sold in the marketplace will be listed for 6 months for a standard user and 12 months for a premium user.

How To Sell Digital Products:

  1. You’ll need to create an account with the site before you can list an item for sale in the marketplace.
  2. At this time you can choose a standard or premium account.
  3. If you’ve selected a premium account, the site will redirect you to the checkout where you can purchase your membership.
  4. To add a digital product to the marketplace, you’ll need to select the correct area to post in.
  5. If you’re selling a website or domain name, you’ll need to post your digital product on Sites and Domains.
  6. You can sell any plug-ins, scripts, templates, designs or eBooks in the Digital Goods section.
  7. If you’re a content writer, you’ll be able to sell your articles in the Articles marketplace. Select which category your article falls under and post your article on the site.
  8. When adding a digital item to the site, you’ll indicate the price, if you offer free or paid updates, and decide if you’ll offer this item at a discount or for free to premium members.

Selling Your Digital Products:

  1. Any member of the forum or company can visit the marketplace to purchase your items that you’ve listed for sale.
  2. Anyone purchasing an item in the marketplace must be registered on the site.
  3. The buyer will contact you and make arrangement to pay for your product.
  4. You’ll be responsible for collecting the money and delivering the digital item to the buyer.
  5. The website/forum doesn’t charge a fee to sell your digital items in the marketplace.
  6. If you’re selling websites, domain names, apps or even scripts it is wise to use an escrow account to sell your items. This will guarantee that you receive your payment and that the buyer is satisfied with his purchase.
  7. Many people have an issue when accepting PayPal as their primary payment method. You can select any form of payment method to be paid by the buyer. It is up to you to decide what payment method you’ll use.

Conclusion:

This is a legitimate digital marketplace where you can list and sell any item on the forum. You can also offer advertising space on your own blog or website. Furthermore, you can find companies that are willing to pay you a daily or monthly fee for advertising on your blog or website. This is an excellent way to offer your digital items or services for sale. Many people visit the forum to learn about digital marketing and learn how to create and sell their own digital products. If you’re looking for a way to make money online this is a great opportunity for you. List your digital items for sale and work directly with the buyer. There is no middleman involved and you won’t pay any commission or fees to post your products and services on this site.

 

Content Sales

Article Sale Review – Legit or Scam

Article Sales is a website that any freelance writer can join. The site was designed to help freelancers sell the articles they’ve written. It’s easy to join the site and there aren’t any fees for joining or posting your article to sell.

How to Join:

  1. Create an account and fill in your profile information. Complete your profile and add an image. This helps potential buyers know who you are.
  2. It’s important when you register for the site that you use your PayPal emails ID. The site uses this email address to send your money to.
  3. Active your account. You’ll receive an email to activate your account. Follow the link or copy and paste the link into your browser.

How Does it Work:

  1. As a seller, you’ll upload your articles to the site.
  2. Log into the site and go to the homepage.
  3. To upload an article, click on “Post an Article”.
  4. Upload or copy and paste your text on the space provided.
  5. Give your article a title.
  6. Select the right category for your article. This is important because buyers will browse certain categories looking for the articles they need.
  7. Once your done entering the information for the article, you’ll need to post it on the site. Hit “Post It” and your article will appear in your account and on the homepage for sale.
  8. Your free account has a profile and feedback page. This allows you to track your articles and receive feedback from the client. Furthermore, this builds your online profile with the site and gives you a better opportunity to sell your articles.

What Does Article Sales Do?

  1. The site is a free platform for writers. It gives writers a chance to showcase and sell the articles they’ve written.
  2. The site knows that freelancers work hard on their articles, so when an article is sold, Article Sales passes the complete payment on to you.
  3. Article Sales takes care of collecting the money, sending your article to the client, removing the article from the site, and sending you the payment.
  4. Article Sales earns money from the site by the advertisements. This pays for the site to stay online so freelancers’ have a marketplace to sell their articles.
  5. Articles Sales is available around the clock and helps promote your articles.
  6. The site takes care of the initial payment from the client and sends the payment directly to your PayPal account.
  7. Each freelancer has a profile page to fill in their information and track the articles on the site. This makes it easy for anyone to advertise their articles for sale. You can advertise all your articles using one URL. This helps drive potential buyers to your article.
  8. Each seller has a feedback page that the buyer can leave a comment. This helps build your profile and allows you to sell more articles.

How to Sell Your Articles:

  1. Anyone visiting Article Sales will see all the available articles for sale displayed on the home page.
  2. You can promote your articles on your social media account.
  3. Furthermore, when you go to your article page on the site, you’ll find a button code next to each article. Simply copy and paste this code on your social media sites or other sites you wish to advertise on.
  4. You can use the button code to add your articles to DigitalPoint and add a background color to your article.
  5. You also can use the button code to advertise your articles on different forums, Google+, and Twitter. The site makes it easy to self-promote your articles.

Can People Steal My Articles?

  1. On the homepage of the sites, the articles are listed for sale.
  2. When a person clicks on your article, they’ll only see is a snippet. This prevents anyone from stealing your article.

Will My Articles Sell?

  1. This is up to the buyer. We can only promote your articles on the site and the rest is up to you.
  2. If you have an article that is in high demand, more than likely it will sell.
  3. Furthermore, if you’ve sold other articles on the site, it is important to have the buyer read your feedback page and leave a comment.
  4. If you promote your articles, have a good reputation, have written a top quality article, then yes it is possible to make money on the site.
  5. If you believe we’re not doing all we can to promote your article, you’re free to delete the article of the site and move it to another site.

Conclusion:

Article Sales is a legitimate company and hosts articles on the site for freelancers to sell. The company earns money from their own advertising on the site. Therefore, they don’t take a commission for selling your articles. Each article you sell on the site is paid directly into your PayPal account. The buyer pays the site for the article, the site sends the article to the buyer and then forwards the payment off to you.

Just keep in mind the site doesn’t pay you directly. A person needs to purchase your article before you’re paid. Therefore, this can take time to sell your articles on the site. Many freelancers now use this site to sell their articles. You’ll have a lot of competition on the site. However, this is a good way to sell some of the articles that you’ve written and not sold.

 

 

Content Sales

SleekPost Review – Legit or Scam

SleekPost is a content marketplace where freelancers can sell the content they write. As a writer, you can post your content on the site, set your own prices, and work with buyers directly. This is the perfect opportunity for writers to be paid for the content they write.

How to Join:

  1. Create an account on the site.
  2. Fill in your profile information so a buyer can see your qualifications.
  3. Access your dashboard to monitor your articles, page views, and sales.

How the Site Works?

  1. It is easy to post your articles on the site. After completing your profile information, the automatic posting system guides you through the process of submitting your content to the site.
  2. The site doesn’t charge you any platform fees.
  3. You’re free to post content on the site anytime. There are no limitations or demands made of the writer. They are free to write as often or as little ass they want.
  4. You set your own prices for your work. If the content doesn’t sell on the site, you are free to edit, adjust the prices or remove the content.

How To Submit Content:

  1. The site has an automotive posting system that guides you through the process of submitting content to your dashboard. You’ll see the content posted on the site and can monitor this on your dashboard.

How Do They Pay?

  1. The client selects the content and pays the site. Once the content payment is verified it is deposited into your PayPal account. You’re paid directly for each piece of content sold on the site.
  2. There is no cash out limitation to reach, before being paid from the site.

How Do They Protect The Content?

  1. Other writers don’t have access to your content and can’t see it on the site.
  2. Furthermore, a buyer can only read the content. There is no way for him to copy and paste the content from the site.
  3. If anyone copies your content from the site, the site will enforce the anti-privacy and copyright laws. They will go after the person who has stolen your content.

Will The Content Sell?

  1. Like any content selling site, there is no guarantee that your content will sell.
  2. We work hard to find buyers for the content on our site.
  3. You’ll need to post fantastic articles to attract buyers so that your articles will sell.

Conclusion:

This is a legitimate site that freelance writers can use to sell their content. However, this is a content selling site and there is no guarantee that your content will sell. Therefore, it is up to you to post the best content possible on the site. This will attract specific buyers, they will purchase your content, and you’ll be paid for your work. The site doesn’t set the selling price for the content sold. Each freelancer sets their own selling price for the content they’ve written.

 

Content Sales

Cash4Essays Review: Legit or Scam

Cash4Essays buys your old essays from you. If you have old high school or college essays lying around, don’t throw them away. Upload your old essays to the site. The site will review your essays and offer to buy them from you. There is no need to wait for someone to buy your essays; you’re paid immediately from the site.

How to Join:

  1. Create an account by entering your email address and password.
  2. After entering your information, you’re taken directly to your dashboard. There you can upload as many essays as you want. The system keeps track of all your essays in the database.

How Does it Work:

  1. Your uploaded essays are reviewed by the site. Each essay the site accepts, you’re paid $2.
  2. The site has a referral program that pays you 10% for each essay they buy from your referral’s.

Payment:

  1. The site pays for your essays by PayPal.

About the Site:

  1. The site was established on 13-March 2015.
  2. The site is registered to eNom, Inc.

Conclusions:

This is a legitimate paying site to upload and sell all your old school essays. The site pays you $2 for each essay they accept. Furthermore, you can earn an additional 10% on every essay your referral’s sells.

  1. Essays are viewed in the order received. Many essays are uploaded to the site each day. This can take several weeks to several months before the site can evaluate and accept your essays.
  2. Once the site accepts your essays, the payment amount is entered into your dashboard. Each month the site has a budget and can only buy a certain number of essays they’ve accepted. Therefore, you’ll need to wait for your payment.
  3. The process is slow for evaluating, accepting, and paying for your submitted essays.
  4. Some people wait 4 to 6 months to receive payment for their essays.

So, if you don’t mind waiting for your essays to be reviewed and paid, this is an excellent site to earn a few dollars on your old essays sitting around your home.