mc8molina
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How To Start In Freelancing

I am now in the edge of switching my career and plan to start in Freelancing but nowhere to start? Willing to learn and know more about what is in the Freelancing world but afraid to take risk? I have that idea and skills but in doubt of starting and doing Freelance.

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Depends on your skills, Are you a developer? content writer, graphic designer or what. 

There are quite a few sites that cater to people hiring their skills but it depends on what you are offering. 

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Thanks for shearing this info. This post is very helpful for me.
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Just about everything can be outsourced these days. That's why there's a strong likelihood that the skills on your résumé contain one or more freelancing opportunities.

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Hi mc8molina, maybe you can start by studying. Try to equip yourself with the proper knowledge and skills needed in order to become a good freelancer. There are a lot of online courses you can choose from depending on your interests. This will also boost your confidence enough to get that first client. Good luck!

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  1. create a portfolio first
  2. You just need one client. ...
  3. Start building a reputation. ...
  4. Have a good process in place. ...
  5. Serve the clients you already have. ...
  6. Authentic upselling. ...
  7. Increase your prices. ...
  8. Freelancing can transform into a full-time job. ...
  9. Your side hustle can transform into a full hustle.
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You can watch on youtube there are many videos on how to get started. Search for Filipino Virtual Assistance they also offer courses on freelancing. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClEIL-u2Fl-mrae7ND7Vnow
https://aguilajuliezara.wixsite.com/virtual-assistant

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Initially answering the question to yourself: at what level are your skills? If you have good experience in the field that you want to do: register on freelance exchanges, find out the approximate cost of services and offer your services at the lowest price in the market. As you complete several orders and receive positive feedback, you can increase the price. If there is no experience, then you need to develop skills and perhaps complete 1-2 tasks for free.

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My long term plan is also to be a freelancer and just work at home to have more time with my family.  What I did is that I enrolled in a freelancing course and was surprised to learn huge amount of knowledge and even making my own website.  I suggest you do the same and you will be amazed on the learnings that will be added on your skills.  Please check out the website which I did myself through this course.  Hope this helps. Thank you.

https://luiven2014.wixsite.com/exceptionalassistant

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Freelance is nice but, it s an iceberg....

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So I am consultant and running my digital marketing agency so I will  suggest you can start In which filed you are like if you want to build your career in digital marketing in this their are many platform like SEO and social media marketing and email marketing if you start freelancing i know their is so much risk in this only focus on what client want fulfil their need make perfect .what customer need satisfy their need make impeccable .

for more details visit our site https://www.digitalmathur.com/consultation/

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You can watch on youtube there are many videos on how to get started. Search for Filipino Virtual Assistance they also offer courses on freelancing.

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Hi,

I have created a blog about Freelancing for newbie freelancers like me. You can check my blog at https://maisedigitalservices.wordpress.com/2020/06/17/freelancing-is-it-a-promising-career/ to get an insights. You can also leave a comment there if you want to ask something. I am very much willing to help.

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Identify you niche and enroll in a freelancing academy.

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Yeah. I feel you that is the struggle of all the newbie in freelancing. 

Check this out: https://rubyfatimatiponcsr.wixsite.com/nlightendavao/post/earn-from-home

I recommend that you join community in freelancing or attend training like https://www.fvaconsultancy.com/fva-academy?wpam_id=172 They will guide you step by step on the process.

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