Thursday, 28 June 2012

How To Start Freelancing

Freelancing is a great occupation. It’s a challenging and most attractive occupation now-a-days. Lots of people are changing their occupation into Freelancing. Many people are trying to start freelancing. Today I will discuss about how to start freelancing. This post is for the beginners who want to start freelancing but don’t know how to start and where to start.

Before start freelancing asked yourself what is your skill, what kind of work you are capable to do. You should accept those jobs, only those types of jobs you are capable to do. There are different kinds of works are available in freelance marketplace like Web Design, Web Development, Graphics Design, 3d Modeling and CAD, Search Engine Optimization, Programming, Software Development, Mobile apps etc. If you want to do this kind of work you should skilled yourself on that particular topic. 

There are also some other kinds of works like Data Entry, Web Research, Administrative Support, Email Response, Blog and Article Writing, copywriting etc. If you want to do this kind of works then you just need to have some knowledge on MS Office and Internet browsing. These skills are enough for doing Data Entry work. 

Is experience needed?
Experience is helpful but not mandatory, but it will help you to get the job easily. Without doing any work how you will find the experience? You must do the work to become experienced. For making a journey to any destination first step is to descend on the road. Remember Most of the successful freelancer started their freelancing career without any experience. 

Where to start?

You can start from different places, suppose you can start from freelance marketplace. Otherwise if you think you can do the work, but you have no confidence, then you can take help from others. You can do some work under a people who is already doing freelancing job. You can examined yourself by other way, go to a marketplace and see some project then try to do some of them by your own. If you are capable to do the work then you will find confidence and confidence is a vital thing for freelancers. 

Here I have listed some site. These are all good freelance marketplace. You can sign up here and started your freelancing career. 


  1. What a blog it is. This is giving me very important information so thanks a lot for posting.

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  2. great post. it is helpful article.