Starting Guides

Why freelancing is not for you (and how you can make it work)

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The amount of people who choose to freelance is on the rise and how we seek employment are changing. PeoplePerHour fo...

How much should a freelancer charge?

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Working out how much you cost is easy. But how much you should charge is a little more complex. There are many ways t...

One sure fire way to win a freelance job

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At the height of my own freelancing career I could boast a 10% conversion rate from first contact to closing the deal...

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Payment methods for freelancers

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One of the most overlooked areas for freelancers is how they get paid. It’s an important part of the experience from ...

What to include in your freelance portfolio (except for the obvious)

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Your name, location and contact details.Examples of your past work.It’s pretty clear that most freelancers know what ...

How To Create A Portfolio With No Previous Work

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Research suggests that only 35% of freelancers have an online portfolio for their work. However, 64% of freelancers s...

What is an advanced freelancer?

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Advanced freelancers are different to your typical freelancer in a few important ways. They are reliable when they ta...

3 rules for branding your freelance business

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A brand isn’t something you create or control, but you can try and shape it with style, imagery and succinct messages...

How to get 5 to 10 freelance web leads every day

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Whether you’re a web designer, developer or marketer, finding your next paid project is the last thing you think abou...

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