Millo Freelance Blog

4 Free Payment Reminder Templates to Help You Get Paid

4 Free Payment Reminder Templates to Help You Get Paid

When I first started freelancing, I wasn’t very strategic with my client choices. I’d often partner with red-flag clients (or scammers), which would either result...

How to Overcome AI Anxiety as a Freelancer

How to Overcome AI Anxiety as a Freelancer

Debates about Artificial Intelligence (AI) have seemingly been on repeat for a while now, with businesses finding themselves in an echo chamber about AI’s potential...

What to Do When Facing Loneliness as a Freelancer

What to Do When Facing Loneliness as a Freelancer

When I first started working as a freelancer, loneliness wasn’t a concern. The promise of choosing my own hours, skipping the rush of a commute,...

8 Best Outreach Methods for Freelancers to Get More Clients

8 Best Outreach Methods for Freelancers to Get More Clients

In , there are various ways to get new clients with the advent of social media and AI technology tools. Depending on your discipline, some...

The 10 Best CRM for Freelancers in Jun 2024

The 10 Best CRM for Freelancers in Jun 2024

A customer relationship management system (or CRM) is often seen as a tool that only enterprises use. However, a CRM for freelancers can be very...

How to Get Freelance Clients Using SEO (Local & Global)

How to Get Freelance Clients Using SEO (Local & Global)

As a freelance logo designer based in Birmingham, I know firsthand how crucial it is to be easily discoverable by potential clients. One of the...

Why You Should Always Put Freelance Work on Your Resume

Why You Should Always Put Freelance Work on Your Resume

Digitization has transformed nearly all sectors of life, including the employment industry. The traditional 9-5 jobs are no longer evidence of professional and career achievement....

How I built a successful freelance business from literally nothing

How I built a successful freelance business from literally nothing

With the new year approaching this is the perfect time to start something new. Something about a fresh start really motivates us to dig into...

10 Ways to Support the Freelancers You Hire

10 Ways to Support the Freelancers You Hire

As a freelancer, my journey has been a tapestry of triumphs, trials, and tremendous growth. The freelance life, often romanticized for its flexibility and freedom,...

The Benefits of Using a .BIO Domain for Your ‘Link in Bio’

The Benefits of Using a .BIO Domain for Your ‘Link in Bio’

Are you sick of that jumbled mess of random characters in your link in bio URL? I feel you. Having to squeeze a long, confusing...

What Agencies Really Want to Hear from Freelancers

What Agencies Really Want to Hear from Freelancers

As an agency owner, my partner Lou and I have seen our fair share of pitches from freelancers over the years. I’ll be honest –...

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How to Freelance for Nike, Spotify, Stripe and Other Big Clients

As a freelancer, getting to work with major brands like Nike, Spotify, and Stripe may seem like a distant dream. But Kate Mrozowski Lim has...

5 Email Automation Tips to Get Clients on Autopilot

5 Email Automation Tips to Get Clients on Autopilot

Email marketing is one of the most effective tools for businesses that look to generate a steady stream of customers and retain the existing ones....

How to Get More Clients By Crafting Your Freelance Narrative

How to Get More Clients By Crafting Your Freelance Narrative

In the competitive realm of freelancing, possessing technical expertise alone isn’t enough to distinguish oneself. Standing out in the crowded market requires freelancers to embrace...

8 Free Graphic Design Invoice Templates and Examples to Inspire You

8 Free Graphic Design Invoice Templates and Examples to Inspire You

As a designer, the way you craft your graphic design invoice speaks volumes about you and your small business. Remember, the design of your invoice...

5 “Thank You For Your Payment” Emails to Copy/Paste

5 “Thank You For Your Payment” Emails to Copy/Paste

“Thank You!” These two magic words can boost customer loyalty. While paying bills may not thrill everyone, you can transform a client’s prompt payment into...

13 Sites with Beginner Freelance Writing Jobs in 2024

13 Sites with Beginner Freelance Writing Jobs in 2024

Right now, beginners can find freelance writing jobs more easily than ever before. In the past, entry-level freelance writers had to sift through thousands of...

How to Start a Graphic Design Business in 10 Steps

How to Start a Graphic Design Business in 10 Steps

Starting a graphic design business can be an exhilarating and exciting adventure whether you’re hoping to work for yourself full-time or just make a little...

10 Absolute Best Printers for Graphic Designers in 2024

10 Absolute Best Printers for Graphic Designers in 2024

If you’re a graphic designer who cares deeply about the quality of your prints, finding the best printers can be challenging. Every tiny detail in...

11 Best Gig Economy Apps for Making Extra Cash in 2024

11 Best Gig Economy Apps for Making Extra Cash in 2024

The gig economy often appears as a giant free-for-all, and in many respects, it is. Therefore, we aim to help you navigate it, particularly when...

12 Independent Contractor Jobs Sites for Extra Cash in 2024

12 Independent Contractor Jobs Sites for Extra Cash in 2024

Many people dream of a job they will love, one that offers both creative and professional freedom. Exploring independent contractor jobs can answer this desire....

10 Best Invoicing Software for Freelancers in Jun 2024

10 Best Invoicing Software for Freelancers in Jun 2024

Invoicing software can make your freelance business run much more smoothly—ensuring your clients get invoiced regularly and you get paid for the work you’ve completed....

Yes, Freelancing is Entrepreneurship. Here Are 8 Reasons Why

Yes, Freelancing is Entrepreneurship. Here Are 8 Reasons Why

For me, embarking on the freelance journey felt akin to stepping into the vast, exhilarating world of entrepreneurship. It wasn’t just about leaving the predictability...

How to Get New Freelance Clients Through Your Website

How to Get New Freelance Clients Through Your Website

As a freelancer, the importance of your online presence can’t be overstated. Your online touchpoints are the first contact your potential clients and collaborators are...