As a Newbie, How Do You Compete Against More Established Freelancers?

This is a common question, especially when you’re new to the freelancing world. At the start, it can seem difficult to compete against more established freelancers. And it can feel like slow progress finding clients when your competitors already seem to have tons of feedback. So how do you compete as a newbie freelancer? I’ve … More As a Newbie, How Do You Compete Against More Established Freelancers?

Should a Freelancer Ever Work for Free?

In the freelance world, the question of whether to offer freebies brings up some very passionate opinions. Many freelancers argue that we should never work for free, while for others, a freebie has kick-started their freelance career. We all know that “freelance” doesn’t mean working for free, but should we ever offer a freebie, and … More Should a Freelancer Ever Work for Free?

What Demonstrates That a Freelancer Is Trustworthy?

Whether you’re looking to become a freelancer or hire one, the question of “trustworthiness” often comes up. After all, hiring or becoming a freelancer means working with people you may never meet face to face. So how do you know the freelancer you’re looking to hire is trustworthy? And how do you show your trustworthiness … More What Demonstrates That a Freelancer Is Trustworthy?