Archive for October, 2014

Why Your Website Needs a UX Designer

Filed by team twago on October 29, 2014
Why Your Website Needs a UX Designer

  User Experience, Explained. Are you not getting enough conversions to your website? Or, are you not getting enough visitors to your website at all? Is your bounce-rate sky high? Are your customers not returning to your site, or recommending it to their peers? If the answer to any of these questions is “yes” then […]

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How To Write an Engaging IT Project Description

Filed by team twago on October 24, 2014
How To Write an Engaging IT Project Description

Most entrepreneurs with innovative ideas want to see their projects come to life, so they reach out to IT professionals to make their visions come true. But how do you organise your thoughts and put a clear description on paper to attract freelancers, without confusion and losing time and money? 10 detailed tips to attract the right freelancers for […]

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Meet Jochen von Nida: twago Senior Product Manager

Filed by team twago on October 21, 2014
Meet Jochen von Nida: twago Senior Product Manager

Inside twago: a twagorian rhapsody For 5 years, twago has been revolutionising team-work across global offices thanks to a forward-thinking platform and a dedicated community. We are proud that freelancers and clients from all around the world are able to come together and collaborate on amazing projects from conception to completion. In a nutshell, twago is the […]

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IT Outsourcing Boom: Asia leads the way on twago

Filed by team twago on October 20, 2014
IT Outsourcing Boom: Asia leads the way on twago

  In the freelance world, Asia are clearly the IT crowd A recent twago survey found that most experts in the field of IT and web projects are based in Asia, with most freelancers located in India (37.4%), Pakistan (16.5%) and the Philippines (12.1%). There are currently 225,597 experts from all over the world on twago and 77,151 in the […]

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Ambition will never fail you.

Filed by team twago on October 15, 2014
Ambition will never fail you.

As Autumn calls once again, twago wants to remind you of the wise words once said by a Spanish genius and owner of the most elaborate moustache of all time: “Intelligence without ambition is a bird without wings” – Salvador Dalí Nothing makes you more successful than thinking forward, challenging yourself and always trying to unlock new achievements. You […]

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My Freelance Journey: Taking the First Step

Filed by team twago on October 13, 2014
My Freelance Journey: Taking the First Step

Meet Valeska and follow her freelance journey on twago… Oh, freelancing! Being professionally independent has been a dream of mine for years. And it is very recently that I took the first step into becoming a freelancer. It all started right after college when I was hired by a big corporation as an IT consultant. Gosh was […]

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How to determine your rates as a freelance copywriter

Filed by team twago on October 9, 2014
How to determine your rates as a freelance copywriter

What hourly rate should I charge? This is the question every entrepreneur fears, mostly freelancers: how to determine my rates and what is my work worth. Be careful to not set your rates too high because it may scare potential clients off, but also not too low to not be profitable. I went through this crucial […]

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Do or do not. There is no try.

Filed by team twago on October 1, 2014
Do or do not. There is no try.

Autumn and October have arrived, but it’s no reason to just wait passively for winter to come. As we are talking the 7th Star Wars is being made, new tremendous Jedi adventures are being filmed, it’s your turn to make the waiting worth living by accomplishing new missions on your own.   There is no […]

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