Freelancing has become the major source of revenue for many people around the world. It has become well-liked as it gives a large sovereignty for the freelancer. A freelancer doesn’t need to job under somebody else and the boss is himself/herself. He/she chooses what to do and when to do. But there are definite things that you must be aware of if you want to become a successful freelancer.

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  1. First register to top freelance sites and do not overlook to make portfolio of your preceding work. Always check different sites for latest projects.  Top 7 Websites to Get Freelance Projects.
  2. While presenting service for a freelance projects, exactly approximate the time and cost required to end the project. Because the person who are offering the jobs is neither concerned in wasting his time nor money if it is not completed in particular period. So first do time and cost assessment. And  if you are a starter read this:  How to Win your first freelancer bid / project
  3. While bidding on freelance projects, also attach links of your preceding work. This will help you in receiving additional projects.
  4. After bidding on projects, send a private message to the job provider. This shows the client you interest in project.
  5. Always offer excellence work and timely hand over it to the customer. Also create a good professional relationship with you job provider this will help your in your professional career.
  6. Bank account is compulsory for a successful freelancer. You must have an online bank account so that you will get your money in your account.
  7. If while bidding on a project; if you are not sure about some necessities, then asks these matters before accepting the project.
  8. After effectively completing project ask the customer to write a assessment note of your work. Because ranking will choose your excellence of work and assist you to get extra projects from that site.
  9. Always ready to offer your services to clients whenever he demand because if deny he will never ask again.
  10. Don’t wait for markets to come to you because a successful freelancers are not only innovative in their work, they’re creative in how they set markets to sell their work. check Where to find freelancer jobs.
  11. All successful freelancers have at least a one basic website. This website will put your ideas and work in front of your clients. Just make sure it look professional, simple to navigate, is free from grammatical errors and has your contact info on every page.