freelancing

How to Use UPWork to Hire Freelancers for Your Online Tasks

How to Use UPWork to Hire Freelancers for Your Online Tasks

Several years back, making money online or finding someone to complete some online work inexpensively was a pipe dream. However, with the advent of an online era, these demands are very easily met, and the opportunities are wide and varied. Obviously, when searching for a freelancer, we need to focus carefully on hiring the right person for the job we seek to fill.  The key, of course, is to hire someone recommended by a trusted and reliable source who complete the work effectively and efficiently. One such resource is UPWork (formerly oDesk), one (3 comments)

Service Tax Guide for Indian Bloggers and Freelancers

Service Tax Guide for Indian Bloggers and Freelancers

In my previous article, I explained the computation of income tax on earnings from blogging and in this article; I would try to explain the levy & computation of service tax on bloggers and freelancers. Service Tax on Bloggers & Freelancers Service Tax is a tax which is paid by the provider of service. Any person whose revenue from providing of any type service (whether Consultancy/Affiliate/Designing/ SEO or any other service) during the year is more than Rs. 10 Lakh is liable to pay service tax as per the tax rates prescribed by the (62 comments)

Is Online Freelancing a Right Career for You?

Is Online Freelancing a Right Career for You?

Freelancing might not be a Gen Y thing, but a full-time freelancing career, is. It takes a lot of courage to decide if one should make it a full-time online freelancer or work as a side-job for passive income. Freelancing comes with it's taste of good and bad, but when it's done right, it comes with great perks of freedom,  money and peace of mind. No boss, no rules, no fix timings, and work from anywhere. You might have read a lot of success stories about freelancing, and it might tempt you enough to start a career in freelancing. But, before you (5 comments)

How To Prepare for the First Client Meeting Using Social Media

How To Prepare for the First Client Meeting Using Social Media

First impressions make lasting impressions it is said. Your first meeting with a client can make or break your deal. Hence it is important to be well prepared for this meeting. Usually we spend so much time on preparing presentation and focusing on product/service, that we miss the most important element of the meeting: You and your client. A quick research about your client will ensure that you will be more comfortable throughout the presentation, and your presentation will focus on product + client needs. You need to know a bit about the person you (3 comments)

5 Freelancing Tips for Better Client Relationship

5 Freelancing Tips for Better Client Relationship

Freelancing is Solepreneurship, and it needs to be done with professionalism to make a name out of yourself. There are many tools which helps in your Freelancing business like Activ collab, Toogl and many more.  I'm a full-time blogger, and I do offer certain services along with it. I have been offering few services like Blog consultancy from long,  and I have learned many tricks that helped me in getting returning clients. In this guide, I will share few of those tricks which I learned by freelancing. Client relationship is an important part of (7 comments)