Do you remember oDesk? Do you remember Elance? Do you remember when the two companies merged? Well, in case you haven’t heard the news, the post-merged name of the company is Upwork. How Did Upwork Actually Evolve? Just to give you a little background here, for years oDesk and Elance were two of the biggest and most reputable bidding sites.
Guest Post from Ashlee @ Work From Home Happiness Landing your first client is one of many major milestones you’ll reach along the way in your freelance career. But if you’ve yet to take the direct approach to getting work, it can seem like a huge undertaking to track down and approach prospective clients. Thankfully, social media has made it… Read More
It’s the same story time and time again. You find a content site to write for, a transcription company to work for, or a private client to write, transcribe, or do virtual assisting tasks for. And then for a while, the work is flooding in like crazy and things couldn’t be better. You are making money, you are paying your bills, and you assume that this will continue indefinitely. Until it doesn’t.
Ever feel that there just aren’t enough places for a graphic designer to find work? Feel that writers have all the fun with their content mills and freelance sites? Are you constantly on the lookout for sites that might have plenty of design work? Then this article might be of interest to you. One of the hardest things that any freelancer can do is try to consistently find good leads to stay in business.
Do you dream of pursuing a career in photography? Do friends and family tell you that your mobile photography is quite good? Do you also want to work from home? Then setting up an account and charging for your photography skills on Snapwire might be a good option for you.
What Exactly is Snapwire?
Snapwire is a company somewhat similar to Odesk or Elance, Fiverr, but on Snapwire you only offer your mobile photography skills—royalty-free. No other skill is offered except mobile photography.
Fiverr is super popular right now — so much so that it has spawned countless clone sites, a few of which I have talked about before. But I’ve never actually reviewed the actual Fiverr, so here is a quick rundown on how you can make money on Fiverr. What is Fiverr? Fiverr is something that many people refer to as… Read More