So you’ve received some interest from a prospective client (congrats!). They want to book your services and are asking you for a quote and quick interview call. However, before you give your quote and start the project, you need to know exactly what you’re getting into (and know you’re the right person for the job). Here are five questions to ask before you book your next client.Read More
As a freelancer, you own every part of your business, wearing different hats to keep your business growing and thriving. Daunting as this may sound, it doesn't have to be - with the right tools, of course. Here are our recommendations on tools for every area of your business - so you can keep doing what you do best!Read More
Preparing yourself to meet a potential new client or recruiter online, whether it’s a voice or video call, is an exciting time! However, if you’re not familiar with interviews or find these calls a bit nerve wracking, it’s totally natural. If you’re unsure of how to present yourself and what to expect, here’s some advice to nail your next interview and have a better chance of winning over your new client!Read More
Ready to become a freelancer and take control of your career? Here’s a guide to our most useful blog posts, in the order we recommend reading them in, to get you on your way to starting your freelance career!Read More
Did you know that your freelancer portfolio is probably one of, if not the most important tool you’ll have to win amazing clients? Having active social media accounts and making sure to network are valuable skills to have, but they’re all built on being able to showcase your skills as a freelancer. The best and most effective way of gathering all of your experience and knowledge in one place? A freelancer portfolio!Read More
Although the United States may seem to offer more opportunities for freelancers, there are still several ways to find remote work without actually living in the States.
Websites such as Upwork, Freelancer.com, and Fiverr offer jobs for freelancers in all countries and time-zones. Depending on which country you're currently based, there's most likely freelance work available once you start putting yourself out there.Read More
Want advice or tips for beginner freelancers? This blog post is for you!Read More
Schmoozing, mingling, rubbing elbows... networking as a freelancer can conjure up lots of different images in our minds, some of which probably seem daunting, unnecessary, or simply too formal. However, when done right, networking is a hugely valuable tool for freelancers.Read More
The Myers Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) has been used for years and happens to be a fantastic indicator of what kinds of careers might suit you. Armed with your personality type, read on to find out which freelance niche could be right for you!Read More
Combining work and travel is one thing, but being able to work and make money from a laptop from anywhere in the world? It is actually possible, and in this article we will share with you a few tips to help you achieve that dream of becoming a digital nomad.Read More
When you’re daydreaming about quitting the rat race and shaping your own freelancing career, what does that look like for you? Are you working with one client, several, or are you creating something brand new that you sell to customers?
Here are the three main kinds of freelancer, and the benefits and pitfalls of each. Which one suits you best?Read More
Freelancing is slowly becoming more commonplace and familiar around the world, but there are still many people who have no idea what freelancing is or how it works. In this article, we’ll debunk seven common myths about freelancing and show you why most of the stuff you’ve heard about working online simply isn’t true.Read More
Considering a career in copywriting?
You’ve come to the right place! Read on to learn all about freelance copywriting and how to get started.
Thinking about becoming a freelancer but don't know what to specialize in? In no particular order, here are 10 popular & upcoming freelance careers.Read More
Ready to find an awesome remote job? Here’s a massive list of all the best job websites for freelancers on the internet.Read More
In this article, we share advice & best practices on how to package and price your services in a way that makes you and your clients happy!Read More
With potentially hundreds of like-minded freelancers gunning for the same positions, it can be a real challenge to stand out and win more work. That’s where writing a head-turning proposal comes in. How do you get started? Read on.Read More
The application process can be tough for a new freelancer. Without proper preparation and self-care, it can leave you feeling discouraged, stressed, or burned out. Here are our best tips for staying sane during the process.Read More
Curious what it takes to be a freelancer? We asked experienced freelancers what they thought was the most essential quality was.Read More
Tips from a ‘Top Rated’ Upwork freelancer to get you up to speed and winning those projects in no time.Read More