Contract for success based writers

Dec. 25, 2022

Contract for Writing Services

This contract ("Agreement") is made and entered into on [insert date] by and between [insert writer's name] ("Writer") and [insert website's name] ("Website").

  1. Services. Writer agrees to provide writing services to Website, including the creation of original content for publication on the Website.
  2. Compensation. Writer will be compensated for their services as follows: a. Writer will receive a base fee of $100 for each article written. b. In addition to the base fee, Writer will receive a success fee based on the number of views for each article. The success fee will be $2 for every 1,000 views of the article. c. Payments for writing services will be made on a weekly basis. d. Payments will be charged to a credit card provided by Website.
  3. Term. This Agreement will begin on the date of execution and will continue until terminated by either party with 30 days written notice.
  4. Termination. This Agreement may be terminated by either party with 30 days written notice. In the event of termination, Website agrees to remove all content written by Writer from the Website within 30 days of receipt of the written notice.
  5. Governing Law. This Agreement will be governed by the laws of the state of [insert state].
  6. Ownership. After [insert time frame, e.g. one year], the content of all articles written by Writer will become the sole property of Website. After this time, Writer will no longer be entitled to receive the success fee for any articles.
  7. Entire Agreement. This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the parties and supersedes any prior agreements or understandings, whether written or oral. This Agreement may not be amended or modified except in writing signed by both parties.
  8. Tracking and Payment. The success of this Agreement, including the number of views for each article, will be tracked using a system called Traid. Traid will also be responsible for transferring the funds from Website to Writer on a weekly basis, as specified in clause 2.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the parties have executed this Agreement as of the date first above written.

[Insert writer's name] [Insert website's name]

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