Last year, I got out my crystal ball and created a freelance writing forecast that identified 12 hot writing niches for the past year. (You can check and see how I did.)
That post was one of the most useful posts of the year, judging from the traffic it got, so I’ve decided to do a new forecast for 2017.
But this time, rather than good-paying types of writing, I’m calling out the hot trends you should know about to earn well in the coming year.
How you take advantage of these trends and freelance writing forecast will depend on the kinds of writing you like to do and types of clients you serve. These are top-level trends that will affect all of us, whether you’re into blogging, magazine writing, or copywriting.
I’ve included action items that explain how to take advantage of each of these trends in the coming year.
The freelance writing forecast looks bright
The short version: I’ve never been more excited about the opportunities for freelance writers than I am right now.
Ready? Let’s look at the seven biggest trends coming down the pike: