Freelance marketplace where you hired by employers
I have write about the working of a freelance marketplaces for online jobs done for both client and freelancer. You can know simply freelance marketplaces working in my this article “how a freelance marketplace works”
Are you skilled for online jobs?
If you are talented with your skills, you can start online jobs done for the contractors or clients in worldwide through these freelance marketplaces. You need to create awesome profile in these websites and tune profile and bid appropriately for projects posted by contractors. Online jobs are craze for freelancers since they are their own boss and work at their convenient time at anywhere in the world, even in travel. They just need a computer and an internet connection. There are a lot of categories of online jobs are available in these freelance marketplaces that enhanced by various skills. programming, online data entry, offline data entry, writing and translation, multimedia, animation, web design, copyrighting etc are some of them.
Ok, now i am guide you to know top freelance marketplaces to start your online jobs. These marketplaces are i highly recommended you, since easy to get hired quickly and these have high number of users worldwide.
online jobs portal #1: Upwork
Upwork formerly known as odesk, world’s first online jobs freelance marketplace founded in 2003. Upwork have largest number of users in term of contractors and freelancers. The job posting rate in upwork is high compared to any other freelance marketplace now run.job posting is very high in odesk marketplace, so we have more projects to bid according to our skills. Also in upwork, in a single profile they offering us almost 60 connects (number of bids that we can apply for projects in a month) to bid for the projects. Also if you not used complete bid in your account, the balance connects will be added to the next month connects. If you used only 30 connects in a month. then next month, you will get 90 connects with 30 connects of previous month added to the 60 connects of new month.
In upwork, when bidding for project, you have to write cover letter. Once cover letter written, it cannot be modified further. But you can change the budget details anytime in upwork. There are millions of users are in upwork. it is the largest freelance platform now. One thing need to say about upwork is that, upwork does not guarantee fixed price project. It guaranteed projects with hourly rate.
sign up in upwork and start online jobs today
online jobs portal #2: Elance
Elance goes to second most popular freelance marketplace. Elance is another famous freelance marketplace for online jobs. As its tagline says “work differently” elance provides an environment to work differently. Elance is very trusted since it protects our payment for both fixed budget projects and hourly rate. This platform provides a simple environment for job management, message communication, job application etc. In elance they are giving 40 connects for a free user and 60 connects for a premium user. There will get more connects when we purchasing appropriate packs. There is limited budget for both single person and for company profile.
For a free user, cannot saw the budget of applicants applied. But for a premium user, he can see the average, minimum and maximum budget rates applied by other freelancers. This will help him to overview about the budget and can bid accordingly with this proposal and win the job.
In my experience, i have got jobs more easily in elance than upwork, since the users in elance is comparatively less than upwork. Mobile version of elance is also available so we can always be get in touch with our clients when we are everywhere in the world.
create a profile in elance and start your online projects elance.com
odesk-elance merge: upwork
formerly odesk company take elance company and decided to merge and form a single company. Upwork, yes, in this september or october, both company will merge and form a single company , yes only upwork will be then. elance going to merge. It may take some sad for serious elancers since they are getting job awarded easily than upwork. But one important and satisfaction when merging is that, elance profile can also merged in upwork, and all the job history, rating , review, exam points etc will be shown in the merged profile, so never need to create a brand new profile from scratch.
online jobs portal #3: Guru.com
Guru.com is another freelance marketplace having collection of professional guru’s. They also provide a high standard of freelance experience. Job posting rate is high in guru.com. you can simply create guru profile and manage it. Guru.com provides an excellent dashboard interface to highlight their skills and experience. sine shorter time of service, millions of projects have been done through the marketplace.
enjoy freelance experience with guru.com
online jobs portal #4: freelancer.com
If you are running a company and seeking larger projects with larger budget, i think freelancer.com is the best choice for such big projects. freelancer.com have many job postings with high budget and high duration than any other freelance marketplace. When i saying this, there is no any other meaning that small projects are not available in freelancer. small budget projects are also available in freelancer. Many contractors posting it.
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online jobs portal #5: peopleperhour
peopleperhour as its name indicates it more emphasize on hourly projects. Peopleperhour is a buy-sell method of freelancing where you can create a service name “hourlie” and post it in this marketplace and get it to sell. peopleperhor will help you to sell your service.
for example, if you are a wordpress theme customization expert, you can create a hourlie with screenshots of your past works done, your budget, your offer on with how least time you will do the job such as within three days or something like, your other offer, number of reviews etc. and this hourlie will be available in peopleperhour’s horlie page. If you are a premium user, your hourly will get more shows in page and thus probability of finding your horly when someone search for the service category you posted.This is in case of hourly.
peopleperhour also has fixed budget projects as in any other online jobs freelance marketplace. they also offers contractors to post projects with dollars and euro currencies. Freelancer can be enter advance amount for the project to be done before starting the project.
enjoy freelancing with propleperhour
I have here listed 5 top online jobs freelancing marketplace to get start your home business. Try all these and fine tune your profile, the write awesome proposals for the projects what your client want and get the project awarded. if you are like this post, please share it to your sll friends via social medias and explore the knowledge.