Sahil Sharma

How the role of a Writer has changed over the years and what it will be like in the future?

Kindly answer to me required info

by Sahil Sharma
1 answer
| Share :

1 answer

RE: How the role of a Writer has changed over the years and what it will be like in the future?

Deepak Rana
Deepak Rana
Verified Career Expert
Author: Sky Beyond the Clouds
  • Kangra

The role of a writer has changed quite a lot over the years as the technology has brought the world together and the reading habits of people all over the world have changed. There are quite a few major changes that have taken place in the roles of writers that are mentioned below.


The writing team has grown over the years in the publishing houses. Therefore the role of the writer has narrowed down to take care of the main writing and not much about the editing part of the content. The editing team often takes care of the grammar and other technical parts of the writing piece and therefore it has become more of a team work and not a lonely affair as it used to be earlier.

Writers these days have to do a lot of research to make the impression on their readers. These days readers are extremely aware about the facts. All the information is already there on the internet and therefore it saves the time for research to be done by a writer. But they need to be extremely cautious about all the facts and figures they are putting in to their work.

Writing in today's world is not only about writing a piece of article but also to effectively distributing it around. Although there are sales teams and distributors specifically for this purpose but if a writer himself or herself market their work well, then there are more chances of success. They have to build their network, reach out to more number of people and ensure that they keep in touch with the right people. Also the style of writing has changed due to globalization. The old classic literature has been replaced by simple one which could be understood by people from different parts of the world. English therefore has emerged as a strong language in this regard and has made its presence all over the world.

This is how the role of a writer has changed.

In order to post replies to the question: "How the role of a Writer has changed over the years and what it will be like in the future?"

Post Reply

Latest ANSWERS

i wanted to be a pilot but because of lack of money i couldnt be pilot,now im thinking for enggineering but i aint sure aboutand dont wanna be anythng or any goals setup apart from pilot,im scared what do i do in this situation?

Dear Aspirant, Pilot or Aeronautical Engineering courses are definitely costly courses due to the training involved in it. However, you take a loan fr .. read more

how to make career in IPR sector

Dear Aspirant, Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) is an excellent career option in the field of law. There is specialisation available in law courses .. read more

Mam i am 26 year old and doing diploma cse next year i will complete my diploma in may 2017 then i what could i do after completing my diploma, go for btech or job please tell me the right choice for career my email is snabiul@yahoo.com

Dear Aspirant, You are 26 years old already? Didnt you study anything till now? What were you doing till now after 10th std? You seem to have lost val .. read more

What are the opportunities available after passing B.Com?

Since you have completed your graduation in Commerce, I am assuming that you are interested in the field of Accounting and Finance. Here is the list o .. read more
Most Popular

If I start as a Computer Engineer, where should I see myself after five years, given that I keep working in same field?

Hi Swarali, Good question! In 5 years time; if you are working for a large Computer organization; You are likely to end as one of the following; 1. Sp .. read more

Do 12th board marks have any importance in jee mains

Hello, Thanks for Asking...!!   The Union Ministry of Human Resource (HRD Ministry) has decided that Class XII marks will not be a factor for det .. read more

I want to become a Bio Technologist. What is the eligibility criteria for that?

To become a BIO Technologist, Take a science in a high school: You have successfully completion of 10+2 in science After you can opt the graduation co .. read more

What are the off-campus placement opportunities for a Electronics & Communication Engineer student?

being as an engineer there are lot off opportunities , first of all you make a point where you want to build your career 1. software testing 2. softwa .. read more