Top 7 reasons why freelance developer fail at freelancing & the real reason why developers actually fail to make a mark at being a work from home freelancer
Answering all Upwork Connects questions like how Upwork Connects works, how many Connects can one have, how many connects one needs? How to buy connects?
Heres the list of the best and most active freelancing sites of 2019. If you are looking to start as a freelancer, you can’t miss these freelancing sites.
Can a developer stay relevant in the Ever-Changing World of programming? How freelancers can maintain USP and doesn’t become an easily replaceable commodity
Can a developer work in the same technology for a very long time be creative? If yes then how can one be a creative development freelancer?
Habits Freelancer Should Get Rid Of – Unhealthy Lifestyle, Short-Term Mindset, Procrastination, Perfectionism Obsession, Doing Everything Yourself, Taking Up Stress, Being in the Company of Negative People
My email proposal template is an opportunity to introduce myself, highlight my expertise & ask questions to show I’m the best person for the job.
Have you ever wonder what the difference between a freelancer and an entrepreneur is? How Freelancing differs from entrepreneurship?
Inbound marketing is to create a positive impact on the user through relevant and helpful content or tools. The aim is to provide a mechanism to address the problem of a potential customer.
Here are some of the most common mistakes small business owners make as freelancers or highly skilled entrepreneurs to crash land.
Is there a secret behind creating a winning Fiverr Gig? Why some sellers generate orders within a few hours of making the first Gig whereas others struggle?
10 savings bank account from the top Indian banks for freelancers based on the factors an Indian freelancer must consider before opening a saving account.
There isn’t a general rule of creating an individual profile or an agency profile. It depends on your needs based on the 3 common scenario for freelancers.
Here are 7 of the most common personality traits an individual freelancer and developer must have to be able to succeed online.
If a client offers a position but less pay for the first few months because of my lack of experience in a technology should I accept the offer?
I work in a technology field. It isn’t an outdated technology but doesn’t have many openings of it in my city. Should I switch technology for a better pay?
Answering reader question – What programming language developers who want to consider freelancing soon should choose: C++, Java or PHP?
Facebook marketing isn’t about creating a page and inviting your existing friends to like it. It is the wrong approach to marketing on Facebook.
If you don’t have an edge over the competition, you become yet another xyz. Here are 8 ways for freelancers and developers to rise above the competition
How to Get New Clients With Blog? 7 Reasons why a blog is a must for every developer even if he is not planning to be a freelancer.
My past experiences dealing with clients can help others deal with clients who want an upfront price for a task without a complete set of requirements
How individual freelancers and developers working from home can create a schedule and more importantly stick to it to be productive.
How freelancers can ask their existing clients for referrals? Tips on when is the right time to ask client for referrals along with an email template.
Can an Indian freelancer build a freelancing services business only with local clients? What are the ways to find long-term local Indian clients?
What is freelancing? How can Upwork help? Why freelancers should work from home? The Pros and Cons of it and if it is right for you to try freelancing?
The formula to set the right price for online freelancing services: Project Price = Base Time x Difficulty Multiplier x Hourly Rate x Specific Skill Factor.
List of 13 Evergreen and upcoming technologies to consider for a freelancer who is looking for a stable and growing IT career online.
If your ads don’t perform the way you expect them to, make this one tweak I learned from some of the failed ads of MNCs to help me make better ad copy now.
As a freelancer working for a client, if my code doesn’t match their coding standard, do I still get paid, or do they charge some money from me?
My Upwork proposal template is written as an opportunity to introduce myself, highlight expertise & ask questions to show I’m the best person for the job.
An answer to reader’s question: How important it is for anyone who is willing to be a PHP freelancer in India to have an engineering degree?
The blog can be a source of clients for freelancers but here are 5 type of content that shouldn’t be part of a freelancer’s blog who is looking for clients
The successful freelancers have certain characteristics, qualities and an approach to freelancing that is so different than not so successful freelancers.
Answering: Can high school students in India earn money online doing freelancing, blogging or something else instead of giving tuition to children?
Think and Grow Rich book by Napoleon Hill has had eighty years of life-changing impact to millions of successful entrepreneurs. It has already made an impact on my thinking. It is a must-read book for every freelancer, blogger or anyone looking to build a business.
The 7 key benefits of being a niche developer and freelancer are Less Competition, Increased Expertise, Higher Rates, Client Relationship, Word of Mouth, Lesser Risk, Technology Focus
It is possible for freelancers to scale up. It isn’t going to be easy but isn’t an impossible task either. You have to think differently and think out of the box. So here are 9 ways individual freelancers can take freelancing as a business and scale it up for 10x or even 100x growth trajectory.
When you have the bandwidth for a new client, you place a proposal to series of projects. If most of the clients start responding to your proposals and want to discuss things further with you, a freelancer is overloaded.
There is no general rule as to which one to choose a CMS or a framework for a better web developer freelancing career but if I had to choose one, it has to be a CMS. Want to know why?
The 7 most widely used rapid application development web frameworks in PHP are Laravel, CodeIgniter, Symfony, CakePHP, YII, PhaconPHP and Zend Framework. The question is which one is the best for a web developer freelancer?
What information can one have on a business card? How to design and order a professional business card online? How to create a totally unique business card?
There are more developers now than in there were in the past. So in the plethora of ever-increasing developers, how can one stand out as a programmer and continue growing? It’s tough but it isn’t impossible.
Freelancing sites are considered an auction, so the term bidding or “place your bid” for the project is used as terminology.
Some articles have landed me with many programming jobs and clients whereas others don’t. So let us understand what kind or type of articles can bring in traffic that has more potential clients for a programming freelancer?
“Blue Ocean Strategy – How to Create Uncontested Market Space and Make the Competition Irrelevant” book is the international bestseller with over 3.5 million copies sold and has been converted into more than 40 languages. I know why
English isn’t one of those languages that can’t be learned. So here are 10 ways a freelance developer can learn the English language and overcome the fear of being poor in English.
Every developer should have a portfolio website irrespective of whether he is a freelancer or not. Anything that you have done or are working can be documented on a website to build an online resume or as a portfolio website.
A few days back I met a friend who has just started freelancing in early December of 2017. He was doing a job earlier but now has got some regular clients and some one time projects from PPH.