14 5 Ways to Get Online Freelancing Job Posted on June 6, 2020 by Lyn Spread the love Getting an online freelancing job is not easy as you think. You need to be creative, strategic, with perseverance and daily goal planning to achieve the freelance job that you need.For my experience it is the toughest thing to do. My morning routine would be looking for a job sites that’s offering freelancing. I took advantage of all the time I have. It wasn’t so easy. I had to take risks and face rejections too. Through hard work, persistence, proactivity and faith you will be able to get it through. We just need to think positive and never stop believing to yourself. Slow process is still progress. It’s better to try and push your limits then regretting the things you haven’t done. If you have faith to yourself then let me take you where you can explore your unlimited opportunity to learn and earn just in front of your personal computer, laptop and even smart phone. Are you ready? Let’s start!Here are the 5 Ways to Get Online Freelance Job:There are lots of ways and platforms to choose where you can get hired on Online Freelance jobs. But I recommend these 5 platforms to make you competitive to get an easy response. Keep your portfolio updated Sharing and posting your portfolio to interactive freelancing job site Filling up of application to freelancing job site Turn on your email alert and auto response. Daily planning Keeping your portfolio updated The first thing to do in freelancing is updating your resume or portfolio. When we are looking for clients we need to have a good impression on them. We need to show that we are capable of specific tasks or projects to do it with good quality output. So how will we do it? Just like a resume, you need to write in words and always save it to or Google Drive, Clouds or some place we can keep that accessible anywhere we go. What we need to put? As I have said earlier, it’s like a resume. We need to put our name, educational background, present and past work. We have to highlight our expertise or skills that can be contributed to freelancing. We can also put our achievements and some projects accomplishments. Is it simple for you to do it? Yes I can do it! Make it simpler and not too long to read. The simpler, the better and more attractive to read. Sharing and posting your portfolio to interactive freelancing job site From my previous post, I have mentioned the 5 interactive freelancing job sites and each review that can be helpful for you. In addition to that, you can share your portfolio to your family or relatives, friends, friends of friends, your connections, colleagues and past bosses. Don’t be shy to show your talents and skills with them. In some point, they can be your first client and testimonial that you do a great job! You can advertise and do posting in social media so people can reach and interact with you. Make a calling card anywhere you meet prospective clients you can easily give it to them. Filling up of application to freelancing job site If you want to concentrate on a freelancing job site. There are steps or processes to do it same as filling up an application form when you are applying in a big company, Just make sure that all information is accurate and not misleading to the identity of yours. In the next article that I will post, We will do a review of the top ten interactive freelancing job sites for you to help more and detail the comparison of each. Turn on your email alert and auto response After filling up of application, the confirmation of registration will be send to your email address that you put into the application. If you confirmed from your email now you are set in! All we need to do is to turn on your email notification and auto response to your email account. Why we need to do this? All notification and matching for your skills will be send to your email and sometimes if the clients directly email you, we need to reply as soon as possible to their email. So anytime you are not around or still doing something your auto response will handle it and notify the client right away. If you already free to reply them back please do it so. Ask what kinds of projects they want from you and how long will be the projects needed to finish. From this, we can prepare a timeline for each project you will receive from clients. Daily planning It is setting a daily goal, which you need to achieve within the day too. It is not easy to do. It’s like planting all the seeds and we need to wait for it to grow and have good fruits, You have to check daily the interactive freelancing job sites and emails. You need at least to send some bidding or application for a minimum of 10 in each site. Yes! it’s hard but with your perseverance and hardwork looking for a client you can make it through. Recording timelines make it easier for you to manage your time accordingly, Figure out how much time you have per week to dedicate to your goal. Conclusion The more dedication and hardwork you put in the more probabilities to get clients. Don’t give up! You might know that you are almost there to get it. Your eagerness to change your life might be getting an online freelancing job. You must keep motivating and push yourself to do it. Be your own boss at home. If others can do it then you are more capable of doing it. Making steps is a better way to get your goals than doing nothing and regretting it. From the start, you don’t need to compare yourself to others because you are slow getting an online freelancing job. Take it slowly but surely. It takes time to grow and wait for the outcome you have made. 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