Millo Freelance Blog

What is a Freelancer? Here’s What it Takes to Be One

What is a Freelancer? Here’s What it Takes to Be One

Unless you have been living under a rock, you have more than likely heard about the rise of independent workers, contractors, and new ways of...

20 Best Mac Productivity Apps That Will Change the Way You Work

20 Best Mac Productivity Apps That Will Change the Way You Work

Productivity apps are designed to make your life easy. They can help you schedule your freelance life, avoid burnout, and get more work done quickly....

72 Best Creative Personal Logo Ideas + Top Design Tips

72 Best Creative Personal Logo Ideas + Top Design Tips

Logos are an important part of branding. It’s a key part of marketing that helps customers identify and remember your company. A well-crafted personal logo...

Scaling your Freelance Business: How to Hire and Train a Remote Workforce

Scaling your Freelance Business: How to Hire and Train a Remote Workforce

One thing is clear: the future is freelance. By 2027, freelancers are expected to become the majority workforce in the U.S. This makes the present...

6 Tips to Keep Clients Coming Back as a Freelancer

6 Tips to Keep Clients Coming Back as a Freelancer

Acquiring new clients is far more tedious (and consequently costlier) than “activating” current clients. Ever wonder how to get clients to keep coming back? A...

14 Side Business Ideas to Help Supplement Your Income

14 Side Business Ideas to Help Supplement Your Income

Do you have side business ideas running through your mind? You’re not alone. Side businesses have gained a lot of popularity since the financial crisis...

How To Use Creative Visuals To Grow Your Freelance Business

How To Use Creative Visuals To Grow Your Freelance Business

Business growth typically requires a steady stream to new customers if it is going to be sustained. Indeed, if you run a freelance business and...

7 Ways Monotasking Can Make Freelancing Easier

7 Ways Monotasking Can Make Freelancing Easier

Multitasking is something that every freelancer knows all about. After all, when you’re a solo entrepreneur, the buck stops with you. You’re responsible for everything...

20 Client Gifts to Wow Your Clients (and Get Repeat Business)

20 Client Gifts to Wow Your Clients (and Get Repeat Business)

Client gifts aren’t just a kind gesture you should consider at the end of each year. Rather, sending your client gifts shows that you appreciate...

11 Steps to Creating a Stellar Writing Portfolio in 2022

11 Steps to Creating a Stellar Writing Portfolio in 2022

With the influx of new freelancer writers and writing platforms, standing out is crucial to landing your next writing task. And what better way to...

Top Upwork Jobs For Beginners With No Experience

Top Upwork Jobs For Beginners With No Experience

Finding work can be arduous, especially when you are a beginner. The challenge of finding a job as a freelancer without experience may seem impossible....

How to Digitally Sign a Document for Freelancers

How to Digitally Sign a Document for Freelancers

The advantages of storing files and documents as PDF files are numerous. Such advantages include versatility, compatibility with operating systems, document security and integrity, compatibility...

7 Incredible and Easy Ways to Make Passive Income for Freelancers

7 Incredible and Easy Ways to Make Passive Income for Freelancers

Freelancers go into business for themselves for many reasons, but freedom and independence is typically the deciding factor. I mean, what’s better than working out...

How to Become a Grant Writer in 14 Steps

How to Become a Grant Writer in 14 Steps

Do you want to know how to become a grant writer? It’s a great career field to get into! This blog post will outline 14...

How to Become an AI Freelancer in 2022

How to Become an AI Freelancer in 2022

So, being an AI freelancer sounds pretty good. You’ve got the skills and the passion, and you want to break out on your own to...

Do I Need a Business License to Freelance?

Do I Need a Business License to Freelance?

When you’re starting a business, one of the first things you might ask yourself is, “Do I need a business license to freelance?” For many...

How to Develop Freelance Academic Writing Skills

How to Develop Freelance Academic Writing Skills

Freelance academic writing is one of the best freelance ideas for people who enjoy writing. Freelancing allows you to establish your own working pace with no one...

How I Became a Top-Rated Upwork Freelancer

How I Became a Top-Rated Upwork Freelancer

I wasn’t certain that being a “top-rated” Upwork freelancer would make a difference. I figured that everyone on that platform is treated the same way....

15 Tips to Help You Start Your Freelance Business

15 Tips to Help You Start Your Freelance Business

A freelance business is an exciting venture, but there’s no denying it’s a significant undertaking. While having one means you get more control over your...

9 Ways To Minimize Upwork Fees As A Top-Rated Plus Upworker

9 Ways To Minimize Upwork Fees As A Top-Rated Plus Upworker

In this marketplace of work, individual talent is valued, and agencies can seamlessly connect with and hire contractors for jobs. When it comes to the...

9 Biggest Freelance Mistakes Everyone Makes—But You Can Avoid

9 Biggest Freelance Mistakes Everyone Makes—But You Can Avoid

Have you finally taken the plunge and become a freelancer? While there are lots of benefits to being a freelancer, there are some drawbacks that can...

Signs You’re Working Too Much + 5 Tips to Help

Signs You’re Working Too Much + 5 Tips to Help

Most new freelancers wonder how they will get enough clients to really make a living. Few of them realize that, once you have built a...

How to Land Your First Freelance Client as a Beginner

How to Land Your First Freelance Client as a Beginner

Landing your first freelance client can be a daunting task. You are starting from scratch and need to make a great impression to get the...

A Closer Look at Motil: An Online Scheduling App

A Closer Look at Motil: An Online Scheduling App

Freelancers these days have an almost unlimited list of apps and tools that claim to help run a business. So how do you know which...