What is freelancing?

by Ranjan Barman

Online freelancing is very vast place for the freelancers. There are some popular platforms like Fiver, Elance, Freelancer, Truelancer etc where a person with some skills can give some services in the exchange of money. If you don’t know whether you have a skill to work as a freelancer then I tell you all you need is time and experience. You have to keep yourself engaged with the platforms. You have to check other people’s profiles, their topics and working methods. Also there are some tricks with that you can work as a freelancer.

Suppose you want to work as a freelancer at fiverr.com then you have to be careful while creating your profile. In Fiverr we have to create a gig first. A gig is a job that you can do. A gig can be kindle cover designing, photo editing, website designing, Email marketing, social media marketing and many more. There can be thousands of gigs that you can see on Fiverr.

You have to add an eye catching photo for your gig. You also can add a video that describes your experience. The description part of a gig is very important. People will check your profile, your experience and your knowledge before hiring you. So, you have to decorate your profile very carefully.

A good cover photo speaks a lot than the description and it may give you more customers. You can get an eye catching photo for your gig from canva.com. They have huge stock of photos on many topics. Each photo price is only 1$. There are also free photos available to download.

Suppose you want to design Kindle covers for your customers. Then first check some other freelancer’s profiles on that skill. After that you create your gig with a proper picture and description. You can easily create a great kindle cover from canva very easily. After creating the cover you can download the source file and deliver it to your customer. It is really very easy. There are also lots of freelancing works that can be done very easily. You really don’t have to be very much skilled on that field. They are given below,

  1. Ebook/Paperback book cover designing.
  2. Blog writing.
  3. Advertising.
  4. Web designing and many more.

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