How to Get Paid to Work on wikiHow

While most editors and contributors are happy to contribute on a voluntary basis, some users want to know how to get paid. This article will be helpful.


  1. 1
    Serve as a productive and effective member of the volunteer wikiHow community.
  2. 2
    Learn everything about wikiHow policies and procedures. Read the articles about how wikiHow works. Read the forum posts about how to contribute to wikiHow.
  3. 3
    Maintain a positive and civil attitude in all communication with other volunteers.
  4. 4
    Prove that you have the right stuff to become an employee.
  5. 5
    Don't persistently ask other volunteers how to get paid. Do not pester the founder of wikiHow.
  6. 6
    Do persist as an editor for a length of time that is long enough to demonstrate your skills and attitude. This may take months or years.
  7. 7
    Look at our jobs page for job openings to see if there are any openings for the job you are seeking.
  8. 8
    Be mentally prepared to move to Palo Alto, California.
  9. 9
    The wikiHaus will contact you if you are a good match for current employment opportunities.


  • You may not be hired if there are no job openings at the time of application.

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