Posts Tagged ‘Online job sites’

Navigating the Freelance World with E-Contracts
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Freelance work is a great way to supplement your funds especially when you have a regular 9-5 job. Some even decide to go freelance full time when their loyal clientele has grown too huge to manage on a part-time basis. Becoming a freelancer, however, comes with risks, including not getting paid by your client. Here [...]

Simon Says “Write and Make Money”
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[Posted on: 5 March 2010]
[Posted in: Guest Blog Posts, Reviews]
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Now travel writers can monetize their reviews. In my never ending search for inspiring retreat holiday destinations I’ve just stumbled across a new travel website called Simon Seeks. The site has been created by Simon Nixon, that’s the guy behind moneysupermaket.com and travelsupermarket.com. He’s used his internet enabled brain to create what may be the [...]

Online Job Sites: Guru.com versus Elance.com
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[Posted on: 11 May 2009]
[Posted in: Reviews]
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Have you been wondering about online job sites Guru.com and Elance.com? They are two of the largest internet sites for finding outsourced (freelance) jobs from nearly every industry. If you have a skill and need work, chances are good you’ll find plenty of opportunities on one or both of these sites. Likewise if you need [...]

Get paid with online job sites like Elance.com
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[Posted on: 31 March 2009]
[Posted in: Getting Started, Reviews, Tips & Tricks]
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Elance.com is yet another online job site — it’s similar to Guru.com. In fact, Guru.com and Elance.com are the two biggest online job sites for freelancers. Travel writers can earn extra cash by signing up with Elance.com. Not only does Elance provide you with paying opportunities, but you’ll have portfolio pieces. Here’s a review of [...]

Online job sites like ScriptLance are great for diversified travel writers
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[Posted on: 16 March 2009]
[Posted in: Getting Started, Opportunities, Reviews, Writer's Resources]
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There’s a new online job site called ScriptLance.com. Maybe you’ve heard of them, maybe not. ScriptLance is like other online job sites. You find a project, bid on it, receive the job and you get paid. It’s that simple. This is just another opportunity for travel writers to find travel writing projects. To get started [...]

The Truth about Online Job Sites like Guru.com – Part II
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[Posted on: 4 March 2009]
[Posted in: Getting Started, Opportunities, Reviews, Writer's Resources]
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Here’s part two of my review of Guru.com. Be prepared to pay many fees for a project. You are subjected to many fees. You can avoid some of these fees, but if an employer may choose to ignore your request to be paid by check or e-check. Let’s take a further look at Guru.com. Fees [...]

The Truth about Online Job Sites like Guru.com – Part I
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[Posted on: 2 March 2009]
[Posted in: Getting Started, Opportunities, Reviews, Writer's Resources]
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Editor’s Note: This review of Guru.com is over three years old, and we’ve received a lot of negative feedback about Guru.com in the years since then…our present stance is ‘caveat emptor’…..we would advise caution to anyone considering using Guru.com at the present time. Many freelance writers flock to online job sites to find and apply [...]



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