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Freelance Productivity and Motivation Tips

  No matter how long you’ve been running your freelance business, your freelance productivity can still suffer. As a freelancer, it’s easy to spend the whole day rushing from one task to another – without really accomplishing a lot. It’s also easy (let’s be honest!) to get distracted. Maybe you’re trying out an app that ends up simply being yet another fancy way to rearrange your to-do list. Maybe you want to spend time on […]

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Freelance from Home to Improve Your Lifestyle

  It’s possible that most of the tasks you do at work don’t require you to be on site. In fact, you could freelance from home – or anywhere – and live a better quality of life. Ever catch yourself sitting at your desk and realizing that a whole day has gone by without speaking face-to-face with someone else? Or, that your interactions were either not work-related, or could have easily been settled via text […]

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20+ Proven Tips for Freelancing Successfully on FreeeUp

  You can get a lot out of being on the FreeeUp Marketplace as a freelancer. Here are the top FreeeUp freelancer tips for making the most out of your freelance business right here, right now. I.  Use Available Free Resources There are a ton of free sources of information and tips on FreeeUp. Below are some of these resources that you can tap into to gain knowledge to help you grow and thrive as […]

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15 Proven Tips to Stay Productive While Traveling

  There’s nothing like making a living from the comfort of your own home. Unless, of course, you’re working on the patio of your hotel room while soaking up the sun. For today’s digital nomad, freelancing is not limited to your home office. Location-independent freelancers have the freedom to work from anywhere in the world. While professional and consistent work can be scheduled in between worldwide adventures, staying motivated and productive while traveling can be […]

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How Creative Freelancers Can Work Smarter with a VA

  Creative freelancers—for example, writers, designers, web developers—tend to work alone. Unless you’re turning your freelance business into an agency, you’ll likely do a lot of your work solo. Maybe you’ve outsourced a bit, though not consistently, but I’m going to show you why hiring a creative freelancer VA has huge benefits. My Background I’m a solo freelancer with no dreams of scaling into an agency. While having an agency and hiring others sounds like […]

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8 Things to Know to Become a Freelance SEO Copywriter in 2019

  On the fence about becoming a freelance SEO copywriter? Well, guess what? Now’s the best time to get started! For one thing, the demand for excellent copywriters continues to rise. According to a study published by CopyHackers, demand for copywriting services has increased by 70%. Source: CopyHackers Second, freelance writers are paid good money. PayScale reports that the average freelance writer gets paid $23.90 per hour while excellent copywriters get as much as $55.88 […]

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Are You Standing in the Way of Your Freelance Growth?

  How to achieve freelance growth isn’t exactly a new subject. In the past, FreeeUp has covered a variety of related topics, including building a profitable sales funnel and gaining more visibility on Google. So many riffs on the same subject makes sense, right? After all, who wouldn’t want to grow their business? Taking the Goal by the Horns Recently, QuickBooks Self-Employed decided to look a little deeper — not just into the strategies contractors […]

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Top 14 Freelance Tools to Power Your Business in 2019

    As freelancers, we have access to a smorgasbord of online tools and apps to help power our virtual businesses. The challenge is deciding which ones to choose. It’s easy to get distracted by “shiny object syndrome” and run in circles chasing the latest invention. Or some of us may become frozen by indecision, daunted by the sheer number of choices. One helpful strategy is to outline the various parts of your business and […]

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How to Use Trello to Keep your Freelance Business Organized

  If you are a remote freelancer like me who has been in the industry for quite a while, you will understand how organization plays an important role in achieving a healthy work-life balance. Learning how to use Trello, a free project management tool, to keep clients and tasks organized is essential to running a freelance business. For newcomers, it’s easy to get overwhelmed by doing one project with one client to suddenly picking up […]

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