Tips for contractors

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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How to start a freelance business in the UK

Filed by team twago on September 16, 2014
How to start a freelance business in the UK

Everything you need to start your freelancing career… Starting a freelance business can be daunting for those that have ticked happily along on PAYE jobs for their whole careers. Suddenly, you don’t just have your job to do, you also have a load of behind the scenes work, like finding insurance, sorting out your tax […]

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5 great money habits every freelancer should have

Filed by team twago on September 11, 2014
5 great money habits every freelancer should have

Keep your money where you want it. In your pocket! Being financially secure is crucial to your longterm success when going freelance. Yes we’re talking about money. The green stuff, your daily dollar, the moola. If you don’t have any money coming in, it doesn’t matter how well you treat your clients or how great your […]

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#twagotips: 6 new project view features for freelancers

Filed by team twago on July 24, 2014
#twagotips: 6 new project view features for freelancers

As a freelancer or agency, communication plays a key part in the successful working relationship between you and your client. The client needs to know what they want, the freelancer needs to know what is wanted from them – and this needs to be communicated seamlessly. Thanks to the recent deployment of our brand new communication interface, we […]

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The new twago: Improving day by day

Filed by team twago on April 8, 2014
The new twago: Improving day by day

You have probably noticed: things are looking a little different around here lately! That’s because we’ve started rolling out the “new twago”. We strongly believe that UI and UX make all the difference. For any application UI is the face we see. It can help to create a strong brand name and a good company […]

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The Best Free Android Apps for Writers

Filed by team twago on September 5, 2013
The Best Free Android Apps for Writers

Freelance journalism and creative writing can be precarious, solitary and exacting lines of work to get into. It is certainly unlikely to appear on a comparatively unperturbed list such as this. However, there remains plenty of willing scribes out there, eager for the chance to break into the published sphere; whether in the traditional offline […]

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How to write a winning quote

Filed by team twago on August 9, 2013
How to write a winning quote

When using twago to find work, it is important send quotes that are informative, engaging and make you stand out. You want to let a potential client know that you are the best choice for the job. But how? Here are a few tips to help you make the quote to land the project. Step 1: […]

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How to improve your professional profile and get more projects

Filed by team twago on June 19, 2013
How to improve your professional profile and get more projects

What is the first thing you do when applying for a job? Naturally, you send your CV to potential employers to show them just how good you are. The same has to be done to secure clients when working as a freelancer or an agency. The Golden Rule is that clients want to be able […]

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A guide to effective project management planning

Filed by team twago on July 8, 2011
A guide to effective project management planning

Dealing with project management from scratch is a really compelling challenge. And when one faces an undertaking full of challenges, the first thing to do is make a plan. Today, Rosa Alnasser Román, COO of Doolphy, provides helpful insight about the importance of good planning when it pertains to project management. Where do I start? […]

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9 Android Apps for Freelancers

Filed by team twago on February 10, 2011
9 Android Apps for Freelancers

For many people, smartphones have become indispensible, but only with the right apps do these small marvels of technology become more than just toys. We have already introduced you to the best apps for Freelancers for the Richard Lionheart of all smartphones – the iPhone. Today we want to introduce you to the best apps […]

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4 reasons why a project plan will make your life easier

Filed by team twago on June 17, 2010
4 reasons why a project plan will make your life easier

What do you do if you do not have a plan? You create one. Even small projects should be thought thorough and lined with milestones; otherwise, that molehill can easily turn into a mountain. This does not only have a negative influence on the project development, customer satisfaction may also suffer. To help you out, here […]

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