How To Become A Freelancer At FreeUp

FreeUp helps thousands of businesses from all over the world hire top talent for their business projects.

As a freelancer, you can offer over 85 different skill sets at the hourly or fixed rate that you set yourself.

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1. Apply to Join the FreeUp Marketplace

Get started by filling out the FreeUp freelancer application.

Get the process started by submitting an application to become a freelancer or agency on the marketplace.

You'll receive a response from the Freelancer Success Team within 1 to 2 business days letting you know if pass the initial screening and you've been invited to take the FreeUp Culture & Community Course.

2. Pass the FreeUp Culture & Community Course

Pass a test proving your knowledge of FreeUp's Terms of Use and Best Practices.

You'll be provided with a copy of FreeUp's Freelancer Best Practices and Terms of Use to study and understand

You'll then be given a test to pass proving your understanding of the material.

Once you pass the test, you’ll be invited to an interview.

3. Interview With FreeUp

Schedule a time and interview with a FreeUp specialist.

You'll schedule a time with a FreeUp interviewer and meet with them via Zoom for 15 to 20 minutes talking about your past experience, core skill sets, communication methods, and your freelancing business.

Please arrive on time, check your audio and video settings, share your story, and ask any questions you have about finding work through the FreeUp platform.

You'll be notified within 24 business hours if you've been invited to the final stage of the application process.

4. Gain Access to the FreeUp Community

Get access to your FreeUp account and set up a payment method.

A FreeUp assistant will reach out to help you set up your FreeUp account and Profile and introduce you to the marketplace.

5. Browse and Land Client Projects

View all client projects being requested and get introduced to clients.

Browse the Open Projects Board in your FreeUp account and apply to projects that fit your expertise and hourly rate.

Interview with clients and land new projects as they become available each day.

If a client likes you, they will hire you directly through your FreeUp account and they'll be added to your account so that you can bill hours.

6. Get Paid Weekly

Payments are weekly to the bank account you set up.

Billing periods run from Wednesday through Tuesday of each week. Clients are billed on Thursdays and freelancers are paid the following Thursday.

Receive payments directly to your chosen payment method every Thursday following the end of a billing period.

Hear What Freelancers Are Saying

Megan H | Marketing Expert from the US

Ana | Freelancers from the Philippines

"If you're a freelancer, this is the best freelancer marketplace you could ever find --- FreeUp. Great clients - you'll find long-term and very nice clients here. The internal support team is available 24/7 - friendly and accommodating. Payment - you can choose monthly, bi-monthly, or weekly. No hassle with payments using Paypal or Payoneer. Rate - set your own rate."

Mira D | Freelance Business Owner

"Best Freelancer Marketplace for Clients and Freelancers. FreeUp has proved to me that there is indeed a better marketplace for freelancers. And it's with them. Freelancers are as important as clients."

Loren C | Digital Freelancer

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