Have you experienced this too? I know the company line, but this seems to be more of the reality they don’t want to talk about. Watch this video then check out the whole episode on YouTube. What Elance and oDesk Won't Tell You About Freelancing on Thei… Have you experienced this too? I know the company line, but this seems to be more of the reality they don't want to talk about. Link to the whole episode in the comments: Posted by John Morris on Monday, April 13, 2015 Watch the full episode on YouTube
Lots going on on JMO.com this week. Here’s a recap: A lot of web designer asking the wrong question about getting clients on sites like Elance and in general. There’s 3 reasons why clients say no. You need to overcome all 3 reasons to get the YES. Too many people interpret “do what you love” advice the wrong way… and it kills them. Get 65% off almost any Udemy course with this coupon code.
Watch on YouTube: http://youtu.be/RpgTS3VZltA Listen on SoundCloud: http://soundcloud.com You gain popularity by doing more work and getting good reviews and recommendations from the clients you work with. Elance uses a sophisticated algorithm to determine an individual freelancer’s level. You can see this level displayed on the side of your profile here: This level is important because it plays a major role in how you show up in profile listings throughout Elance. In general, the higher your level the more likely you are to show up at the top of those lists and get seen by potential clients. How to Consistently Outrank
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