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.
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.
There can be tons of advise others can give about what works and what doesn’t. But the first client you get with your own effort on Upwork makes you believe it is not about what others achieved or said. Now you can do it too. Let me share 10 tips to get your first (or next) client on Upwork.
Answering readers question: Can I sell my Upwork Profile – I Have 100+ Reviews with 100% completion rate on all my past projects with all 5-star rating.
Is your Upwork profile rejected? If you don’t follow these guidelines, you are sure to get the profile rejected yet again. So how to get an Upwork profile approved even if it has been rejected previously?
My Upwork hourly rate and earnings are publicly visible which leads to a question hitting my inbox: How I get such good hourly rate on Upwork?
The clients who say they want someone for ongoing support for the long-term on freelancing sites like Upwork is to reduce the price of the initial job or want to make sure they aren’t ripped off because they aren’t sure of the cost to get the task done.
I have tried many proposal templates but this template has worked for me to win clients in the competitive Wordpress development niche.
If your Upwork proposal has these 7 elements in the right order, there are higher chances that client will take a note of your proposals more often.
An incomplete Upwork profile is a crime but then having your Upwork profile just reach that 100% complete mark isn’t the point either.
Writing more proposals and being quick in sending the proposal to the project just posted is the not the key to success. The conversion ratio of the proposals is.
Upwork takes 4 to 5 working days to deposit money into my HDFC Bank account in India but can vary depending on your bank.
Answering all Upwork Connects questions like how Upwork Connects works, how many Connects can one have, should one upgrade membership for Connects?
If you are among the first few freelancers to submit a proposal you can have an undue advantage of an increase in the chance of client interaction.
Upwork has recently up the ante of suspending accounts and it is definitely for the good. Reasons why Upwork accounts are suspended.
What if a client wants to clone few sites major functionality in 30 calendar days? How to identify such vague clients and requirements in advance
While getting the profile completed is crucial, the quality of profile is more important. So a complete profile does not only mean hitting 100% completion mark
It is really very tough. A search on Upwork for freelancers, we see 456k profiles in Web Development and 219k PHP Developers.
When declining an invite often people select a checkbox that best suits the reason for declining the project and click the decline button.
How can a new and individual freelancer get hired by clients when they have to compete against experienced and seasoned freelancers and companies
You write Upwork proposals after understanding client’s requirement & crafting a custom proposal for each project but there seems to be no response from clients and feel you are wasting your time?
If sites like Elance decides to move on, make sure your freelancing career does not and you can adapt to the new platforms like Upwork easily
What is the secret where few people just have too many jobs from such site at the rates they want to be working where as others are just not able to fetch their first job.