We grumble about the low rates writers are paid these days. But, it’s also true that the quality of writing has deteriorated. You only have to scan the web to see the mediocre (bordering on atrocious) and useless content that gets published on websites today. Some of it is so poorly written, you wonder why it is there in the first place. Yet someone who calls himself or herself a "professional writer" has written it. What are the reasons for this sorry state of affairs?
1. Writers who think they are good but aren’t