Find the Top Rated Freelancing Marketplaces in 2023
A freelancer is an independent worker who earns a living working for different businesses or organisations on a flexible per-job or per-task basis, typically for short-term work.
Freelance jobs are typically work paid by the hour, day or month. Whereas per task work, or per project outcome is usually paid on satisfactory completion of the work task, or tasks. These tasks are commonly referred to as freelance gigs.
The rise of freelance work has accelerated the gig economy movement, especially the online marketplaces associated to the gig economy and Future of Work.
Freelancing provides a win-win for both the employer and freelancer. The flexible nature of the employment agreement allows the business access to expert short term, or on-demand talent for specific short term projects or dedicated work outcomes. Whilst also providing flexibility to the freelancer for work opportunities that suit their financial and work life balance needs.