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6 Easy Ways To Sell Yourself As A Freelancer On Your Resume

Are you a freelancer and want to get projects frequently? You need to do two things; sharpen your skill set and regularly update your freelance resume. It can do wonders for you, and you won’t be out of work. However, if you don’t work on your skill set and resume, you won’t be able to …

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9 Ways To Avoid Overcommitting To Clients

“Yes, I will do this for you. Of course, I can do that as well. Why not? I will add this one to the agenda…” and the list goes on.  Do you find yourself in similar situations saying such phrases and often wondering, “This wasn’t included in the scope and should I be doing this …

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How To Get Hired WITHOUT A Portfolio

You know you can write well and have decided to work as a freelance writer. But you find yourself stuck—you don’t have a portfolio! All you have are a few pieces of writing — essays and stories — that you wrote for your school magazine. If you’re wondering how to approach prospects without a portfolio, …

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The Top 10 Tools And Technologies Required By A Freelance Web Developer 

Since the inception of the internet, web development technologies have advanced significantly. To begin with, we no longer require refrigerator-sized computers to create simple websites. We don’t even require a powerful computer, thanks to the power of cloud computing. There are multiple SaaS management platforms to streamline operational efficiency. You can stream the newest video games …

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8 Easy Steps To Become A Freelance Web Developer

There can be two reasons that you’re here: You’re ready to start your career as a freelance web developer.  You’ve already worked as a developer for quite some time now and you see the potential to grow. You are here to explore some unturned stones that might escalate your growth as a new freelancer. Whoever …

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6 Signs That Freelancing Is What You Need

For some people, the opportunity to work freelance seems to be a dream job. There are no early rises in the morning, no annoying bosses constantly monitoring your work progress, and no need to take the subway during rush hour or stand in traffic for hours – you work from home.  At first glance, freelancing …

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5 Proven Ways to Market Your Freelance Business in 2022

Your freelance business is just like any other business– it needs a marketing strategy to help it stay afloat. You may be creative, you may be the best at what you do, and you may even have tons of experience under your belt, but without an effective method of letting people know about what you …

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10 Practical Ways To Build Healthy Boundaries With Client

“Ding” “Ding” “Ding” “Ding”… It’s 1 AM, and Rohan’s mobile is constantly buzzing with WhatsApp notifications. He has recently started freelancing as a website designer. And now his client is messaging him in the wee hours of the night. They need some random font adjustment in the website that Rohan is designing.  While Rohan is …

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5 Steps To Become Freelance Content Writer With No Experience

The field of content marketing is rapidly expanding. Entrepreneurial-minded writers are benefiting from this expansion. Since its initial shaky steps ten years ago, the online content marketing sector has exceeded $400 billion in value. By 2024, the figure will have increased by another $269.24 billion, bringing the total to over $600 billion! This increase in …

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Top 10 Freelance Courses Online 

Being a freelancer is like being your boss. You may work fewer hours, manage your task more effectively, and earn more money. However, for novices, the road can be scary and overwhelming.  Skillshare, Coursera & Youtube videos seem to be the place to notch up your skill set, but that too can be overwhelming.  Your …

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7 Ways To Negotiate Higher Rates

Have you recently jumped into freelancing and still figuring out how to negotiate with clients for higher rates of your services? Or maybe you are a seasoned freelancer but still stuck with your old rates. We get it. Since freelancing is vastly an unregulated industry, there’s no benchmark in pricing. How much you can earn …

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Social Media Cheat Sheet For Freelancers 

We all know that mastering social media is challenging and requires a significant amount of time, effort, and focus. Remember, all this marketing work is on top of the actual piece you provide for clients. Don’t you wish for social media checklist that was created exclusively for freelancers? A checklist with actionable and repeatable actions …

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11 Best Internet Jobs for Young Freelancers in 2022

How people earn money in today’s time is a lot different than in the old times. Young people are learning to sustain themselves and build the lifestyle they want by establishing careers from a young age and we have internet jobs to thank for that. The internet has blessed us with tons of opportunities to …

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6 Freelancing Realities That You Must Know 

Meet Rahul. He is an IT engineer who feels stuck at his 9-5 corporate job. Every day he spends some time browsing social media and sees beautiful workcation pictures that some freelancers and digital nomads post from exotic locations. Rahul feels worse and sulks at his mundane job, wondering if he should jump into freelancing …

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The 6 Different Types Of Editing Every Freelancer Must Know 

Do you have a knack for spotting grammatical errors and typos in articles? Would you perfect someone else’s work rather than start something from scratch? In this piece, we’ll tell you all about the types of editing.  We’re sure many of you know some of the basic types, such as proofreading, but there are more …

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8 Steps To Become A Successful Freelance Editor 

“Content is the king – Bill Gates.” While content is king, all authors, even the finest, require an editor. The demand for good freelance editors has increased in parallel with the demand for content. Editing has gone to the top of the most in-demand skills in this era of the digital economy. According to HubSpot, …

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4 Ways Hiring Freelancer Can Save Your Company Money

Freelancing has grown in popularity as massive as approx 1.1 billion, as more people leave typical 9-5 jobs in favor of becoming their boss and picking the work they want to accomplish. This is due to the rise in popularity of technological advancements and the ability to link clients with freelancers worldwide, allowing more people …

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15 Money-Saving Hacks For Freelancers

With the rate at which inflation is running rampant and prices meandering in the face of global energy deficits and supply chain difficulties, it is no doubt that there will be price rises.  As a freelancer, how do you deal with this change? One of the best and lasting solutions to keep your pocket running …

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15 Essential Freelancing Tips As A Student

As a student, you’d always want your cheat sheet, that small piece of paper that you’d bring to the exam hall. Right? Or maybe always on the lookout for lecturers who can provide last-minute tips and methods to help you ace your exams. Moreover, many students would also run behind lecturers to ask them must-know …

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10 Ways To Respond When Asked For Free Work?

How often have your friends or family members approached you and requested free work from you? And how did you respond to them? Did you do it out of the humiliation of not being able to say “NO” and later regret it? Don’t worry; we’re here to assist you to stop feeling ashamed or impolite …

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7 Freelancing Tools To Supercharge Your Productivity 

Have you ever considered that you’d never miss a deadline if you only had that one great tool as a freelancer? Or perhaps that one tool that can assist you in receiving money on time? We’ve all wished for a tool to help us complete our duties more quickly and easily. To make your work …

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Top 5 Freelance Challenges & Ways To Deal With Them

Clients, who try to teach you how to do the job they pay for can be annoying? Worse, they would take a long time to pay for the project that’s long done? Or perhaps, they ghost you after you send them your hard-filled work? Or the client may drive you insane with last-minute requests or …

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7 SEO Tools For Freelance Content Writers

Google is the biggest search engine of this time of the internet. Every writer wants to get ranked in the top position by writing fully optimized content. If you are a writer and looking for the same spot, you need to beat around 7 million blogs. Yes, you heard it right. Around 7 million blogs …

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All That You Need To Know About Gig Economy

Have you recently come across the trendy term “gig economy” used by many individuals? But, like most of them, are you confused about what it means? As the world prepares for mid-2022, amid the fear of the COVID-19 variation ‘Omicron,’ there is great optimism for both employees and employers on the horizon. According to the …

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Essential Steps To Improve Your Freelancer Website Security

The Content Management System (CMS) has made it four-fold easy for business owners to create websites using WordPress and Joomla. Freelancers and small business owners are trying their first-hand website building faster and are now web admins. However, whether you run a small business or are a freelancer website owner, you need to have a …

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5 Steps To Start Freelancing As Side-Hustle Being A College Student?

As students, we are often crunched for money. Now, who here hasn’t lived the last few days of the month on Ramen noodles after spending like a king in the first few days? We know that a little side hustle can not just help ease the crunch, however, it can help build some vocational skills …

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Actionable Invoicing Tips for Freelancers To Actually Get Paid

According to a study conducted by Upwork, freelancers spend about 23% of their time on administrative tasks. That’s a lot of time that could be spent doing what we love and getting paid for it. Dealing with later payers appears to be among these tasks. The truth is, being a one-man army, freelancers can`t do …

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How To Get Better Projects Through Networking?

Do you recall your first project as a freelancer? Was it through a close friend or someone that you already knew? Did you also discover that having a network of well-wishers can really get the freelance gig going? Considering the lone wolf nature of freelancing, forming these relationships can be challenging, but it doesn’t have …

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14 Ways To Retain Freelance Clients For Long-Term

While attracting new freelance clients has its appeal, maintaining existing freelance clients will yield you a higher ROI over time – and it will cost 5 to 25 times less. However, how can you develop a client retention strategy that keeps your present freelance clients engaged and satisfied? If you want to keep your most …

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8 Ways To Use Email Marketing To Build Your Freelance Business

Introduction In the age of the digital economy, more people are moving to freelance businesses. It gives them considerable independence in their operations than conventional jobs. Businesses are shifting to online platforms. It gives them more exposure to the market with less expenditure. Digital marketing has taken immense precedence among online freelance businesses. Freelance Email …

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5 Ways To Collect Client Feedback As A Freelancer

The importance of client feedback cannot be underestimated. It aids freelancers in their personal development, identifying any areas where they may improve, and assisting them in the development of their skills. Moreover, feedback plays an essential role when it comes to developing proposal templates and scope of work templates for new employment. You can turn …

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6 Reasons Why Client Feedback Is Important To Your Business 

Even the most experienced freelancers become nervous when they are about to receive feedback from a client. Will they enjoy what you’ve done? Is it going to live up to their expectations? You’re unlikely to get it right every time, no matter how talented you are or how precisely you follow a client’s requirement. That …

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How To Handle Rejections As A Freelance Solopreneur?

Freelancing is a vast, promising, and lucrative career — but not an easy one. You need to start from scratch, teach yourself and invest in yourself before becoming your boss. The entire process is about growth and change, which is painful.  Right after this painful journey, there comes a time when the chances of you …

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15 Best Side Hustle Ideas For Freelancers: A Complete Guide To Become A Pro 

Do you know good things come to those who hustle? Imagine seeing your bank account balance continue to rise month after month… Isn’t it great?                                                                                                   In fact, one in every three freelancers today has a side hustle and one out of every six freelancers earns at least $1,000 more per month. Additionally, many people are …

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How To Work As A Freelance Artist In India

The gig economy has been quite stable when compared to traditional firms. Freelance artists have a fantastic opportunity to profit from this Gig Economy by doing what they love. More and more businesses are looking to freelance creators and artists to help them achieve their goals. On the other hand, it is an excellent time …

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An Ideal Day Schedule Of A Successful Freelancer

Have you ever wondered what an Ideal day in the life of a successful freelancer entails? Since many people are unsure of what an ideal day in a freelancer’s life looks like and are under mental anguish.  We have carefully curated this daily schedule for you, which will help to maintain a decent work-life balance …

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Here’s How To Deal With The Real Freelance Burnout!

For individuals who work a traditional 9-to-5 job, doing freelancing may appear to be a fun and flexible option, but it may be a difficult task. Burnout occurs at all levels o degrees of expertise, whether you’re freelancing full-time or using side employment to supplement your income. You may have experienced burnout as a freelancer …

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12 Ways To Safeguard Your Mental Health As Freelancer

Being a freelancer has many advantages, but it also has numerous drawbacks. While being your own boss is a dream come true for many people, freelancing can have a negative impact on your mental health. According to studies, 40 percent of millennials and 53 percent of Gen Z are now self-employed. Being self-employed is more …

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How To Evaluate A Potential Freelancer – A Client’s Perspective

Working quickly and efficiently in every area of a company’s operation is critical if it wants to scale quickly. You want to do tasks as rapidly as possible. When relying solely on internal resources, achieving that speed becomes tough. Using freelance is also a must because of their fast hiring cycles and quick onboarding durations. …

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When Is The Best Time To Send Invoices To Your Clients?

In any career field, creating invoices and maintaining finances is a necessary step. It advises the client of the amount to be paid in exchange for the goods and/or services received. Creating and maintaining a record of such sales is also necessary. The client will be better able to browse through all of the different …

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From April 1, E-Invoicing Mandatory For Firms With A Turnover Of ₹20 Cr+

From April 1, businesses with a turnover of more than Rs 20 crore must generate E-Invoices for B2B transactions, according to the Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs.  E-invoicing for business-to-business (B2B) transactions became essential under GST law on October 1, 2020, for companies with a turnover of over Rs 500 crore, and on …

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Freelance Pricing – How To Price Your Service For First Time Customers?

One of the most difficult things for a freelancer to accomplish after obtaining clients is to calculate their freelance pricing. You don’t want to overcharge, but you do want to be compensated adequately for the effort and time you put into your project, as well as your talent and skill. You must also earn a …

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How To Freelance In A Field You Have No Formal Experience In?

“I just want to leave it all behind, go on a vacation, and start freelancing,” people around me have been saying more and more in recent years, frustrated by the existing workplace atmosphere and dissatisfied with the corporate career routes they had selected as young adults.  During the previous few months of working from home, …

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How To Handle The Feast And Famine Cycle As A Freelancer?

Whether you’re a freelancer or considering a freelancer career, the feast and famine cycle can be a regular part of the job.  The feast and famine cycle is an up and down roller coaster where you’re joyful and “feasting” at times, and hungry and needing labor at other times. It’s normal to have a few …

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How To Be A Successful Freelancer In Any Field?

Freelancing has long been popular, but the COVID-19 pandemic has put it to the forefront.  Freelancing has become the answer for many as the workforce becomes more remote across industries. In 2020, the independent workforce generated $1.2 trillion in revenue, with one in every three Americans working as successful freelancers. A growing number of these …

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10 Strategic Roles Of A Freelancer

Freelancers aren’t simply creative people who work in whichever field they choose. They aren’t only independent designers, programmers, authors, and bloggers; They’re entrepreneurs. When you own a business, you’re effectively a one-man show, and you’re responsible for everything that falls under the operations that keeps the show running. They handle everything from financing to marketing …

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How freelancers Should Find Clients: Killing Funnels?

Getting quality clients is one of the most difficult aspects of freelancing. Whether you’re just starting out as a freelancer or looking to expand your current customer base.  It can feel like you’re spending more time seeking clients than really working as a freelancer on some days. You owe it to yourself to put your …

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