7 Mistakes Killing Your Online Freelancing Career Before You Even Start!

how to kill your freelance career before it even start

No one ever wants to be a failure in anything even when you’re just starting your online freelancing career. I’ve come across many newbies in the online freelancing world who ask the same question, “ How do I make it in online freelancing?” The answers I offer them depend on which stage they are at in their journey. But, if you’re just starting out, it’s best that you start on the right footing and avoid these seven mistakes that will end up killing your online freelancing career. 1.Thinking it is…

Transcription: What is Transcription? And How You Can Make Money From It at Home!

what is transcription?

Whether as a side hustle or as a full time profession, more people are finding the convenience of online work at home a great way to make money. Video and audio Transcription is one of the ways of making money from the comfort of your home that people have quickly warmed up to especially mums who would like to take care of their young ones and still make some money at home. However, audio transcription is diverse and can be adopted by practically anyone. So, what is transcription? How can…

How to Open a PayPal Account in Kenya

As a freelancer, one of the most essential tools that you’re going to need to build your career and prosper is a PayPal account. In case you did not know, let me start by mentioning that PayPal account registration is free and very simple to get around contrary to popular opinion. However, one wrong move might make it more difficult for you to make full use of your account. I thought it was a good idea to have a step by step tutorial showing everyone how to open a PayPal…

iWriter  Review – The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

Over the years, a lot of people have had very different experiences on iWriter. There are those that would go down proclaiming their love for the site and how it has come to their rescue from hunger and bills one too many times, and there are those that utterly detest the platform and everything it stands for.  So, is iWriter really a good site especially for those that are starting out? Having worked on iWriter and a hoard of other sites, I thought I should do this review to help…

5 Sites that Will Pay Newbie Article Writers

Over the past month, we have been discussing Article Writing and the great platform that this online opportunity could present to many jobless youth with minimal input. The big question usually is, I have a laptop, I have been trained and I’m good to go. What next? Well, what is next is, starting your way to earning some money. I have to tell you, it is not going to be easy. Actually, it can be rough but the first dollars even if it’s one are the sweetest thing you can…

Article Writing – Why You Should Jump On It!

The employment market does not seem to be doing its job right. Or maybe it’s the employees that are on a hunger mission to get a more comfortable life. But, as it is, the salary that most employers are offering does not seem to be enough. There are countless people that are looking for a side hustle. You can have side hustle with terms set by a third party or if you have the patience and resilience for a job with unlimited potential, Article writing is it! Now before you…

Article Writing: What is it? And the A, B, Cs to Making Money from It

As much as article writing is a form of online freelancing like transcription and academic writing, there is a tendency of it being overlooked when the analysis is being made online compared to the former. Most people when looking into getting jobs online will just indicate that they would like to start writing. Little do they know, each form of writing is unique and has its own standards and requirements. Today, we’re going to look at article writing from a beginner’s point of view and how you can make money…

Your Blueprint to Becoming Top-Notch Writer

I have been a newbie twice. First, when I was becoming a transcriber and the second time when I was becoming a writer. I have come across those nifty comments that newbies get all too often but one thing that always makes all the trouble worth it is the professional I am today. Imagine not always having to do samples for every potential client (or doing them with the confidence of knowing that you will nail it), being able to choose who you work for, seeing your work published on…

Online Freelancing: Everything You Need to Know to Get Started

With unemployment taking a turn for the worst, most people are looking for alternatives to make ends meet. Online freelancing has become a top solution to meet this need. The only problem is, not many people are conversant with the trade and those that are, would rather remain tight-lipped to protect their income. If not, they will charge you a premium for the information most of which might not be helpful. Nonetheless, there are still some great online freelancers that have been around long enough and appreciate the importance of…

Breaking the iWriter Juggernaut Part III

On our third and final post in the series of how to succeed on iWriter, we will do a slight recap and then learn how to submit your work on iWriter, while improving your chances of getting a five star rating on the project. Remember in our first post on the series we stated that working on iWriter is more of a strategy than luck. You have to be careful about everything you do. You might have unlimited access to opening accounts but it will be hard for you to…