Tag: freelancing tips

Berlin Coworking U-Bahn Map

Filed in Infographics, Working as freelancers by on December 19, 2016 0 Comments
Berlin Coworking U-Bahn Map

Looking for a coworking space in Berlin? New ones are popping up several times a year, so we’ve created a simple map to help you find the a perfect work space in your area. We’ve covered Kreuzberg, Mitte, Neukölln and all points in between, so whether you like to stay close to home or you love to venture […]

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Vote for your favourite Coworking Space in Berlin

Filed in twago inside, Working as freelancers by on December 19, 2016 0 Comments
Vote for your favourite Coworking Space in Berlin

As a freelancer, or as a newly born startup, an inspiring working environment is essential to building your business. Lucky Berliners have a diverse and varied choice of almost 100 coworking spaces scattered across the city. So just like we did last year, we have decided to organize a huge Berlin Coworking Space Survey. This year […]

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Quick and Easy Ways to Create an Invoice

Filed in Tips for contractors, Using twago by on July 17, 2015 7 Comments
Quick and Easy Ways to Create an Invoice

How to create your first invoice as a freelancer. Creating and sending invoices to clients for services you have performed on freelance platforms like twago can be daunting for a first-time freelancer – but once again, the internet is here to save the day! There are now numerous resources online that take care of the heavy […]

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10 Ways to Update Your Profile to Perfection on twago

10 Ways to Update Your Profile to Perfection on twago

When working as a freelancer, your career can live or die by your online presence alone. Making sure your website is updated, your social media platforms active and you are continually being a part of the online conversation is crucial. However for many freelancers, the bulk of their work comes from online platforms such as […]

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The Ultimate Guide to Being a Successful Freelancer

Filed in Working as freelancers by on April 29, 2015 3 Comments
The Ultimate Guide to Being a Successful Freelancer

How to be a Successful Working Online Freelancer Yes, this is another ‘How To’ article. However, if you want to be a successful working freelancer, this is the only article you need. Too many freelancers become frustrated about why things aren’t working, when actually they don’t even have the basic principles in place. This is your career! […]

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5 Top Freelance Projects Expiring Soon on twago

Filed in twago inside by on April 10, 2015 0 Comments
5 Top Freelance Projects Expiring Soon on twago

Freelancers, looking to get a project started this weekend to bump up your earnings before the end of the month?  Check out this collection of 5 twago projects that expire within the next few days and need experts like you to get the job done. Simply a choose a project that looks right for you and […]

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twago at the 2015 Freelancer of the Year Awards

twago at the 2015 Freelancer of the Year Awards

  This past weekend, twago attended the third annual Freelancer of the Year Awards (FOTY) held at the historic Fokker Terminal in The Hague, Netherlands. In this year’s record-setting event, 100 finalists were selected from almost 10,000 participants to compete in 10 unique freelance categories. “We were very impressed with the quality of the 100 finalists,” commented FOTY co-organiser […]

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How to Get Started as a Freelancer on twago.com

Filed in Tips for contractors, Using twago by on February 16, 2015 1 Comment
How to Get Started as a Freelancer on twago.com

Start your freelance career the right way. Come work in the cloud! Curious about freelancing and online work? Every freelancer is welcome on twago.com – the leading online freelance platform in Europe! So if you’re looking for new freelancing jobs or want to broaden your skill-set and become a freelancing superhero, you’ve come to the right place. Follow this […]

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How to Be More Productive as a Freelance Designer

Filed in Working as freelancers by on February 4, 2015 2 Comments
How to Be More Productive as a Freelance Designer

Awesome productivity tips to keep procrastination away. One of the benefits of being a freelancer can also be a problem – productivity wise.  Nobody tells you when to get up in the morning or how many hours to work that day. An obstacle that freelance web designers face is to complete the highest number of client requests in the shortest […]

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Quick Guide to Starting out in Web Development

Filed in twago inside by on November 27, 2014 0 Comments
Quick Guide to Starting out in Web Development

Don’t just stand there – a career in tech is waiting for you! We are all becoming increasingly aware of the tech skills gap. Every industry now requires web developers; from the sciences to the arts, from retail to business. Not to mention the technology industry itself, which is expanding at lightning speed. Every industry […]

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Better Work-Life Balance Tips for Freelancers

Filed in Working as freelancers by on November 10, 2014 0 Comments
Better Work-Life Balance Tips for Freelancers

Even freelancers need to take care of their work-life balance More and more people are deciding to go freelance these days. The advantages are crystal clear: As a freelancer you are your own boss and that means more flexibility. Freelancers can choose their working hours, workload and where they want to work. Of course, there are […]

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Collaboration Tips Between Designer and Developer

Collaboration Tips Between Designer and Developer

A web developer talks about his experience working with web designers Often, people think that working as a freelancer, especially as a developer, means to work alone, without contact with other professionals – except for that phone call or email we receive once in while. This is not always the truth… Actually, we do work […]

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5 great money habits every freelancer should have

Filed in Tips for contractors by on September 11, 2014 5 Comments
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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