I asked Ian Ippolito (CEO and founder of vWorker.com) why not have an article where we can clarify common issues that comes up with the workers and I am really thankful to him for this wonderful article about how to become vWorker Arbitration Champion.
Answer to Question – What is that one thing you would like to change if you were starting out on freelancing today?
Answer to Frequently Asked Questions by Newbie Freelancers – Where to get started freelancing in India and Why College Grads Should Consider Freelancing as a choice of career?
The art of freelancing is starting as a freelancer, developing into a solopreneur & becoming an entrepreneur. The 7 personality traits a Freelancer must have to become an entrepreneur.
As the CEO of vWorker.com, I have close contact with many of the 300,000+ freelancers who use the site to earn a living. I’ve seen virtual workers of all temperaments, nationalities and ages.
Let me share some of the major issues when using PayPal in India and PayPal alternatives I have decided to move to.
How much do you charge as a freelancer? Rates range all over the board, so the simple answer is ‘whatever you wish.’ The more complicated answer is, ‘it depends on a lot of factors.’ Here are some tips for establishing your rates as a freelancer. 1. Look at the competition prices Read the job posting [...]
Finding clients is one of the biggest challenges for freelancers. So let us look at the most effective ways to fetch clients. 1. Forum Networking If you are looking for clients, networking in forums can help you get lot of clients and prospects. Try to be an active member in niche forums. It not only [...]
The idea of this post originated from an interesting comment on Facebook by Aliuddin Faisal Faruqui for Disadvantages of Freelancing. Looking at the advantages as well as disadvantages of freelancing what would you prefer. To be A Freelancer or Not to be a Freelancer. I am a freelancer and would love to be one and [...]
There are two sides of every coin and freelancing is no difference. After reading all good things about freelancing now it is time to take freelancing with a pinch of salt. 1. With More Power Comes More Responsibility Freelancing gives you the power to work for whatever you like at a price you feel satisfied. [...]
Freelancing is very small portion of my total monthly revenue and yet I do not prefer to give up on freelancing because it has many advantages and so today we will discus on the advantages of freelancing. 1. More Control over Things I decide what work I want to do, when, how and at what [...]
I am sure many of us will be more than happy to get an extra 10k USD doing what you love to do and today I will not only share with you why I make so much money doing freelancing but will also suggest, how you can also do the same. Let’s begin on why [...]
After a long yet healthy discussion with RentACoder officials today I got an email which really pleased me. RentACoder is now renamed as vWorker which stands for “virtual worker” I will quote few things which I think was much needed changes for RentACoder We outgrew our name (Rent a Coder) a few years ago. Back [...]
Yet another very interesting feature from Elance – Profile Widget. Grab the code and post on your blog / website to show your work history, skills and client testimonials. Here is mine Have you got yours? If you haven’t just go get it now
No matter where you are based these days making money on internet is same for everybody. All you need is dedication and passion to take up opportunity and work for your passion. But working for your passion needs lots of discipline and many of us (yes including me) lack that discipline. So let us see [...]