Rates


All projects are looked at on a case-by-case basis and bid out accordingly. A deposit of 50% against the final quote is due prior to the start date, with an additional 25% due at an agreed-upon milestone, and the remaining 25% due upon completion of the project and written acceptance by the client. All projects require a written contract with clear milestone and completion dates, signed by both parties, prior to a single word being written. These are non-negotiable terms. All payments must be made via PayPal or direct wire transfer.

I am available for a monthly retainer. Please email your project details and proposal at the bottom of the page and I will get back to you as soon as possible.

Our rates as of 2012 are as follows:

  • Standard, non-SEO, generic web content or rewrites start at €.10 per word.
  • Basic SEO website content (blog posts/page content) starts at €.25 per word.
  • Editorial content (interviews, citations, research, etc.) starts at €.50 per word.
  • Press releases start at €200 for 400 words.
  • Copywriting of any type is billed out at €100 per hour after an initial €100 deposit to cover familiarization with the project and time to draft the contract. A free consultation/interview via Skype is available prior to utilizing our copywriting services. Please see the testimonials page as well as browse through any number of my online enterprises to see an example of our copywriting in the real world.
  • Book ghost-writing: Please contact directly
  • Short creative fiction (short stories, fill-in-the-blank outline drafts, fan fiction, etc.) starts at €.10 per word.
  • Spanish to English translations start at €.50 per word.
  • Basic copyediting starts at €50 per hour.
  • Heavy copyediting starts at €75 per hour.
  • Proofreading starts at €50 per hour.
  • Developmental editing starts at €80 per hour.
  • Line editing starts at €80 per hour.

Discounts are available for bulk projects. Please be aware that these rates are in Euro, and these are examples only; your project could be more or less depending on the size, deadline and exact specifications.

We fully understand that our rates are significantly more than what many content writers from other countries are charging. With that in mind, we also understand there is a difference between a fast food burger served at McDonald’s and a gourmet steak cooked by a celebrity chef. If you are in the market for fast food content for next to nothing, feel free to shop somewhere else. If you are in the market for gourmet-quality content, feel free to drop us a line.

For more information on obtaining a customized quote for your specific project, send us a mail.




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