Here are upwork tips to get more freelance projects. After a deep scan on upwork process, I found these steps are really helpful for freelancer.
I assume that every freelancer have created profile on upwork, if not please visit Upwork and setup account.
The most important thing to grab a project on Upwork is “initial propsal ” so in this post, i will focus on proposal setup and about freelancer confidence.
List of upwork tips:
1) First believe that you are the best.
2) Goal should be unique and memorable.
3) Try to create an image towards the client.
4) Don’t cut copy and paste everything , I mean to say don’t use generic template.
5) Act like professional freelancer.
6) Always mention price at last.
7) Add some proof like testimonials or last experience but remember everything should be relevant.
8) Maintain quality of the content.
Freelancer should keep in mind that “what you will do, don’t matter, how your work going to help client that is matter”
So try to pitch clients that your work will increase their business.
Simple tips to write cover letters for upwork
Live cover letter example on upwork to get instant response.
I bid on a web development project and got a response within 24 hours, given below whole process.
My simple upwork cover letter
Here is proof, I got response from client within 24 hours
What I did as freelancer
1) I read the whole requirements and understood what client need exactly.
2) Here client already mentioned website link. I used “who.is“ (find domain owner) to find client’s name.
3) You can see, I started my proposal with client’s name. This is great impact on client.
4) Next I asked some relevant questions regarding project.
5) Now freelancer can introduce him self.
How to find good client in upwork:
Every freelancer want to work with potential client because they can grow your freelancing career.
If freelancer searching job on upwork, see on the right side of job post. There is section called “About the client”.
- First check from which country client belongs to, generally best clients from USA and UK.
- More hire rate, it shows potential and reliable client.
- Like in my screenshot client already spent $50,000, It is sign of good client.
- find how many hours paid by client. freelancer should go with higher paid client.
Upwork profile tips
1) Tagline of any freelancer should be unique.
2) Put best keywords on upwork profile.
3) Optimized the content seo friendly that means whatever you write in profile description it should be relevant.
Summery: In this post reader will find very useful upwork tips about cover letter, proposal, profile and most important one live example of cover letter.Find here list of freelancing websites