Hi Everyone! Welcome to “Rubel Academy”. Today I’m going to discuss about a Important topics about “How to start freelancing at Upwork 2021”. Many people around the world want to know about How to make money online. Because, Everyone want freedom and they want to work from home without boss less job and make their life easy. So, after reading this article you’ll get an idea about how to start freelancing at Upwork and it will be helpful for you to start your carrier. So, let’s start.
First of all, We need to know about work. There are more than 8000 category available at Upwork to start work. You no need to know every skills. You just need to pick up one or two category to start your carrier.
Let’s consider, you want to be a Data Entry expert.
In this sector, huge amount of work available around the world and many people work in this sector and they already made a strong position/reputation on Upwork. And everyday new job posted on Upwork. When an established freelancer bid on a new job. They have most chanced to win the job. Because, they already have many 5 star reviews on their profile. People will trust them.
As a newcomers, if you want to win this job. You need to know how to do this job. If you want to know about Data Entry job. you can comment the below. I’ll publish a new article about it.
Then, you need to research first about Upwork cover latter. Don’t use template of cover latter and copy paste them to every job. If you do that, you’ll not get the job. Because, most of the client don’t like these types of cover latter. If you want to learn, you can search on YouTube “how to write effective cover latter”. You’ll get idea about the cover latter.
After gain knowledge you need an Upwork account to apply the jobs on Upwork. For that, you need to create an account on Upwork. And need to approval from Upwork review team. After submitting application, They will review your profile. If they look all things are ok of your profile. They will approve your application. Then you’ll be part of Upwork marketplace. If you want to know about how to get approval from Upwork. You can comment below. I’ll publish an article about it.
After getting approval, you need to customize your profile and make it more professional and effective. There have many section to customize. Such as, Tittle, description, hourly rate, availability, portfolio, experience, education, skill certifications, projects catalog etc. If you want to get job you must be need to customize all of them. If you have no idea how you can customize your profile for specific niches. you can comment below. I’ll publish an article about it.
Now your profile is ready to apply job. After applying job, I personally prefer to take Upwork Readiness Test. There have 10 questions and you will get 20 minutes to solve these. If you don’t know how to pass Upwork Readiness Test, you can search on YouTube to take help. You’ll get an idea about it. If still you don’t get any solution. You can comment below. I’ll publish an Article about Upwork Readiness Test. If you pass the test, you’ll get 40 free connects to apply job (according to Upwork new updates).
After pass the Upwork Readiness Test, you need to research about which time have low competition to your sector in your country. Because, it is very important things. Suppose, you apply a job and there you can see 50+ freelancer apply to the job. You’ll not get the job. Because, there have tough competition to win the job. There have many Rising Talent & Top rated people apply for this job. So you need to understand and apply these job that haven’t more competition. That’s why, if you apply late night to your country. it will much batter for you. From 1 am to 7 am, in this mean time have low competition of every country. Because, in this time many freelance haven’t online and you can take this opportunity.
Next, do not apply every job that show your “My feed”. Apply these job that relevant to your skills that you set into your profile. Because, if your skills not match to this job. Client will not consider to your latter and not invite to take interview. They will archive your proposal. And your valuable connect will waste.
So, you need to looking for these type of job that match your skills that you set into your profile. It will help you most to get your first job on Upwork.
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