Freelancer is a global outsourcing marketplace, which allows potential employers to post jobs that freelancers can then bid to complete in order to Better their Wage. They connect over 16 million employers and freelancers globally from over 247 countries, regions, and territories.
Through their marketplace, employers can hire freelancers to do work in areas such as software development, writing, data entry and design right through to engineering, the sciences, sales and marketing, accounting and legal services.
The process is as follows:
- Browse jobs matching your skills
- Apply for work
- Get hired and earn money
Bear in mind, for each project there are multiple freelancers competing for the project. You may spend significant amounts of time pitching and liaising with potential clients with being awarded projects. However, once you are awarded projects, and have been rated highly, you are able to make a significant profit through Freelancer.com.
Computer, internet access
Relevant skills that you can offer
Countries: Global market
The compensation varies for each to the project.
Freelancer.com charges between 3% - 20% per job depending on job cost and membership status