Content writers are on high demand online more than any job. Spare some time to check in on Upwork as an employer to see how writing jobs get grabbed in seconds.
It has become more difficult to get a job online as a writer. Mastering the non-writing skills employers are looking for is essential for you to garner a job online as a Kenyan content writer.
Strong research skills
Solid understanding of SEO
Editing and reviewing
Stay on trends
Writing styles vary/swapping
Know how to write for WordPress
Coming up with ideas and grabbing the attention of readers
Include call to actions in your writings
Using social media for marketing your writing
Language skills e.g grammar, spelling and word usage