In this blog post, we’ll look at four of the best freelancing platforms that are recruiting professional remote workers that operate as independent contractors and connect them better with clients.
Skyword is a content creation company.
It connects exceptional writers, graphic designers, videographers, photographers, and other creatives with top-tier brands looking to truly connect with their audiences through great storytelling.
In other words, they help the best brands in the world create content that people actually want.
They boast of an elite creative community because every portfolio is reviewed in detail to ensure that the content creators they hire are the best of the best.
They don’t just create content, they also offer opportunities to create work that gets published, seen, and shared around the world.
They have generated 2 million visits and 30 million dollars paid to freelancers from 59 nations all around the globe.
Their website is easy to navigate.
So if you want to apply, just click the Freelance for Us button on the top portion of the webpage.
Then click “I Want to Freelance” and follow the four stages of the application process.
If you want to have an idea of what kind of projects you would probably do with the company once you’re hired, go to Our Work and then Creative Portfolio.
You will see a few samples of their work.
They do infographics, print designs, videos, and animation.
99designs is a Melbourne, Australia, based company that operates a freelancer platform for connecting graphic designers and clients.
The company was founded in 2008 and has a United States office in Oakland, California.
It is the go-to graphic design service by Vista, an online platform mainly for the design, marketing, and branding of small businesses.
The tried-and-true creative process makes their design magic.
With their global community that loves to collaborate, they’ll turn your great ideas into a custom design you can’t get anywhere else.
They make logos, websites, book covers, and more.
To see a vast variety of what services this platform has to offer, click Find a Designer and you’ll see all design categories.
This should give design freelancers a clear understanding of the type of projects they will be working on if they’re interested.
So how to apply if you’re interested?
Navigate to the bottom of the webpage, you’ll find under Resources the text Become a Designer.
Once you click that, you’ll be redirected to the Designers page where you can find more information about freelancing on 99Designs.
You can either choose to work directly with clients or compete with the community to push your creative limits.
You can have all the creative freedom that you need, which means you can work on what you want and when you want, all with great projects from reliable clients all over the world.
99Designs gives you everything you need to grow your clientele and expand your skills.
They have paid out more than $250 million to their designers to date.
Before you apply, you need to know that they look for applicants who already have experience working in the design industry, someone who has a design specialization.
This has to appear in the Bio section of your registration (Part 2).
Besides that, you need to upload 6–12 pieces of your work that best represent your skills and expertise (Part 4).
AnyTask.com is the first freelance platform that provides access to the global digital economy without the need for a bank account and without Seller fees, providing financial inclusion for all.
AnyTask freelancers or sellers earn ETN cryptocurrency by performing digital Tasks for Buyers around the globe and receive payment via the blockchain and their smartphone.
ETN is considered one of the most exciting payment technologies in the world.
It’s a ground-breaking cryptocurrency, which people on every continent use to earn, buy, and sell every day.
It’s easy to set up, easy to use, and you don’t even need a bank account.
ETN can be used in over 140+ countries to purchase airtime and data, as well as pay for utility bills and a growing list of other goods and services.
With the AnyTask™ Platform you’re the boss. You set your hours, you work when and where you want, and enjoy the results.
How does it work?
Simply sign up to become a seller.
To get an idea of what services you can offer and how much you can charge on AnyTask, you can check out some freelancers on the platform, view their profile, their stories and reviews, the services they offer, and their pricing.
The company helps businesses of all sizes, big or small, hire development teams for their project within hours.
They do so by helping them leverage the best talent from across the globe by bringing them under one roof.
Businesses save both time and money as they no longer have to go through the tedious process of filtering the right talent, interviewing them, and then making an offer.
Starkflow takes care of everything.
Even the payments, payroll processing, and all the accounting tasks.
There are several reasons why Starkflow could be the best choice for freelancers.
First, less noise and more work are being done with less competition.
Work stability is guaranteed as you will work with companies that prioritize long-term engagements over short-term ones.
And some of these companies are the most well-known names on the planet such as Google, Sony, and Microsoft.
If you sign up now, opportunities will come to you because you will be discovered automatically with direct visibility as opposed to Applicant Tracking Software (ATS).
So how does the hiring process work?
To get hired, just sign up or create an account using your email or LinkedIn details.
When you’re in, you will have to supply the needed information for your profile from personal details, job profile, skills and experience.
Then you’ll just have to wait to get discovered by top companies, undergo background verification, and get hired.
They call it the simple four-step hiring process to get you up to speed with your employment.
You can browse job postings by clicking the Jobs button at the top of the page.
If this platform piques your interest, create an account with them and give it a shot.