Cover of Writing for Magazines
Every recession sees a large number of individuals being fired. These individuals move into unconventional professions like copyrighting and content writing for websites. Once the economy improves, most individuals revert back to their original profession.
One reason why they do so is that content writing and other such activities are not considered the real careers. Can any individual rely on such a profession to earn a livelihood for an entire life? Some people find that the world of content writing is far too dynamic for their liking.
There is always the fear of losing jobs when the search engines make a new update. On the other hand, nobody is going to stop using steel or iron tomorrow, right? Well, zero complications and instability in the job is something that we all desire. However, we all know that change is an essential part of our lives. To hide from it is not going to work.
Content writing may have changed in the past few years but that does not mean it is no longer a viable career option. People used to write for newspapers. Then they started writing for magazines. Then they started diversifying into advertising and print media agencies. Internet just happens to be one medium where content writers can participate. A person who is recognized as a financial expert on the internet can easily secure opportunities in the print world as well. The transition may not be easy but it is not impossible either.
To expect that one will have a steady job throughout his or her life without any special efforts is foolishness. If one works hard, writing is a viable career option.