12 Online Horoscopes Written by Real, Legitimate Astrologers

Updated on August 16, 2017
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Sylvia Sky, M.A. is an astrologer, tarot professional, and author of "Sun Sign Confidential: The Dark Side of All 12 Zodiac Signs."

Real Astrology

Not all free online daily horoscopes are written by actual astrologers, but there are indeed real and serious ones.

Fake horoscopes are written and recycled by computers or in "horoscope factories" where hired writers (college students) are given two or three hints and then told to make up the rest.

12 Best Authentic Online Astrologers

Every human astrologer has a different style and approach to chart interpretation and forecasting. Listed below, in alphabetical order, are 12 legitimate, hard-working astrologers. I've talked with or emailed some of them. They genuinely write original daily, weekly, and/or monthly forecasts. Their forecasts are free and written in English. The links are to their columns, not necessarily their homepages.

  1. Jacqueline Bigar (USA)
  2. Yasmin Boland (AU)
  3. Sally Brompton (UK)
  4. Maria DeSimone (USA)
  5. Daniel "Whelland" Dowd (USA)
  6. Eugenia Last (CA)
  7. Rick Levine & co-writer Jeff Jawer (USA)
  8. Annie Heese (USA)
  9. Susan Miller (USA) (Her superb monthly horoscope is open access. You can register and pay to get daily horoscopes via email or text.)
  10. Georgia Nicols (CA)
  11. Marjorie Orr (UK)
  12. Rob Tillett (AU)

This is a starter list. Surely, I have missed or not monitored other real astrologers. I usually monitor for months and sometimes contact them before publishing my detailed reviews.

Additional Recommendations and Tips

  • If you're looking for someone who is a little more advanced in astrology, I especially like Cafe Astrology whose astrologer is Annie Heese. She writes intelligent horoscopes of all types.
  • Other astrologers might be new online, or they forecast in languages besides English. Some require readers to subscribe and pay. I know of one premium daily horoscope site that professional astrologers consider worth its price: AstroDienst. Guest access is free!
  • As hard as it is to believe, daily horoscope writing (online or in print) pays so little that most real astrologers also sell natal horoscopes, birthday horoscopes (solar return charts), compatibility horoscopes (composite charts or synastry), answers to questions (horary astrology), telephone consultations, books or e-books, apps, or membership allowing entry to privileged areas of their sites.
  • I can't guarantee that all of these items will be custom written or good, but selling them is legitimate.


Astrologers selling "clairvoyant" or "psychic" services are not legitimate. Genuine astrology is learned. It is never clairvoyant, psychic, supernatural, intuitive, or inborn. Real astrologers never call their work "spooky" or "scary." They should want to help people, not scare them.

Clues That a Horoscope Is Fake or The Astrologer Is Real But Corrupt

  • Author claims to be a "psychic," a medium, a shaman, a priest, a clairvoyant, a spell-caster, or a prophet.
  • An oversized professional color glamour photo of him or her on the site, looking hot or mysterious.
  • A "free trial offer" reading said to be personalized for you.
  • If you can Google your day's Sun sign horoscope and find it listed word-for-word under another Sun sign on another date, that's "recycling" and a computer is doing it.
  • The author gives stupid advice. For example, he/she might tell you to "build a fort out of couch cushions and hide behind them all day and don't come out for anyone." (Honestly, that's word-for-word!)
  • Calls you by the wrong Sun sign nickname: For example, you are Sagittarius and your zodiac nickname is "The Archer," but the horoscope calls you "The Ram," "The Crab," or "The Water Bearer." Someone's not minding the store.
  • Googling the astrologer reveals bitter consumer complaints of actual money ripoffs. (Once in a while, Googling reveals personal attacks from one astrologer on another. Ignore these.)


A real astrologer might have help charting and organizing 12 horoscopes a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year, but they will openly admit when they have a co-writer and will proudly acknowledge the co-writer's participation.


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    SylviaSky 19 months ago from USA

    Consult one of the above-listed astrologers.

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    Sapna Maru 19 months ago

    hyyy....i want to know about my courier and my future life with my lover....................

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    Vincent Stephan 21 months ago

    Useful input. I tried his report through Astrology Answers.com Guess his software is pretty detailed report was lengthy and requires time to dig through. Sylvia are any of the current 12/13 experts real on that site. I tried two of them for a question and their response felt surprisingly realistic. Most responses take at least 48 hours. did not find the pictures overly glamorous but anything can be airbrushed.I suppose if not real I did find it very consoling. Believe I asked Evelyn Porter and Evan Chen.

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    SylviaSky 22 months ago from USA

    If you mean Adrian Ross Duncan, so many have asked about him that I finally contacted him to get the facts. He is a genuine astrologer, but has a business association with the questionable site AstrologyAnswers.com which signs his name to their rather cheesy emails, which he doesn't personally write, and he says he doesn't have the time to okay them all. He says the reports AstrologyAnswers.com advertises are created from his software, and are genuine. He has his own websites, World of Wisdom, and AstroWOW.com, and if I wanted a report I'd buy it directly from there.

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    Bonnie 22 months ago

    Sylvia what do you know about astrologer Adrian? Is he a fake/ i appreciate any information. thank you.

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    SylviaSky 23 months ago from USA

    Linda, I do not do individual readings. I do however know some astrologers who do. They are genuine professionals so it is not free. Email me at horoscopereview@gmail.com for contact info.

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    Linda 23 months ago

    How can I get a detailed Astrology Reading from you. I live in Canada.

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    tazzman76hdm58 2 years ago

    Thank you for your responds it helps greatly.

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    SylviaSky 2 years ago from USA

    Call the bank.

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    norma1tara@gmail.com 2 years ago

    I keep getting money off my bank account by an astrologer but can't get in touch I already inscribed him

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    SylviaSky 2 years ago from USA

    Adrian Ross Duncan was a real astrologer who has decided to make money the way the the fake psychics do: through pestering emails, computerized messages and readings, and so on. Don't waste your money.

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    tazzman76hdm58 2 years ago

    Please help! Is Adrian Ross Duncan real enuff to trust? He has been in touch with me threw email and is make me a astrology chart.I figured you of all people would know the answer to this with all the research you've done on internet astrologers.please tell me do I trust what he done or is this a scam.before I waste any more money. I hate to admit it but a couple of them I've already got me like Tara, Maria ,and Sara! I'm beginning to wonder who's honest and who's not? please help

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    William Fernandes 2 years ago

    Thank you for telling me the truth. Sara Freder is sending me messages for the last 2 months. But I am firm not to be her prey. When I read her long messages I feel psychologically puzzled and I seem to be almost on the verge of accepting her offers. But no , I am a wise man and will not be intimidated by her dangerous comments.

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    Nayan Kulkarni 5 years ago

    An eye opener