Millo Freelance Blog

How to Manage Freelancers Effectively as a Team

How to Manage Freelancers Effectively as a Team

A recent report published by the Freelancers Union with Upwork reveals that over 35% of the U.S. workforce operates as freelancers. This number is also...

What Does a Work For Hire Agreement Mean?

What Does a Work For Hire Agreement Mean?

One of the most sought-after and rapidly growing industries in today’s world is the creative space. Due to the fast-paced nature of our information-rich society,...

Freelance Business Email Tips & Templates for Winning Jobs

Freelance Business Email Tips & Templates for Winning Jobs

When you are just starting out in the freelance world, you have to justify every expense to yourself, because you likely aren’t making a ton...

8 Client Communication Skills to Grow Your Business Fast

8 Client Communication Skills to Grow Your Business Fast

Client communication is one of the most important ways to grow your service-based business. That’s because good client communication leads to happier clients. And happier...

I Tried Making Money as an Artist—Here’s What Worked

I Tried Making Money as an Artist—Here’s What Worked

Learning how to make money as an artist is definitely achievable, but it includes a lot of hard work and a long-term strategy. In this...

10 Gorgeous Graphic Design Business Cards You Have to See

10 Gorgeous Graphic Design Business Cards You Have to See

Business cards are kind of bland, but aren’t they supposed to be that way? Even Graphic design business cards? I mean, what is a business...

5 Ways to Deal With Freelance Burnout like a Pro

5 Ways to Deal With Freelance Burnout like a Pro

If you’re a freelancer or professional whose interest was piqued by this article, you most likely have experienced freelance burnout. You probably already know what...

7 Steps to Going Full Time Freelance (+ Questions to Ask Yourself First)

7 Steps to Going Full Time Freelance (+ Questions to Ask Yourself First)

Are you considering becoming one of the almost 60 million freelancers in the US? Do you feel ready to quit your job and turn what...

How to Become a Successful Freelance Video Editor in 2022

How to Become a Successful Freelance Video Editor in 2022

You’ve heard the phrase, “content is king.” But in 2022, just any content won’t get the job done. According to a survey conducted by Social...

8 Freelance SEO Tips for Accelerating Your Career in SEO

8 Freelance SEO Tips for Accelerating Your Career in SEO

As the world tries to recover from the COVID-19 pandemic, the freelance SEO industry seems to be flourishing. The growth is mainly due to companies...

Master Your Graphic Design Elevator Pitch with These Tips & Examples

Master Your Graphic Design Elevator Pitch with These Tips & Examples

It is so important to be prepared with a graphic design elevator pitch because being a freelance graphic designer is about more than just making...

Preventing Common Mistakes When Hiring a Website Designer

Preventing Common Mistakes When Hiring a Website Designer

Hiring a website designer can be stressful. There are many considerations to make, such as the designer’s price, design style, and experience level. We will...

7 Types of Difficult Clients & How to Avoid Them

7 Types of Difficult Clients & How to Avoid Them

Difficult clients — we have ALL been there. Am I right? You land that elusive contract, start planning how you will spend the money, and...

15 Sites Like Upwork for Freelancers in 2022

15 Sites Like Upwork for Freelancers in 2022

Are you interested in joining the freelancing revolution? The state of the global freelance industry has been changing rapidly since 2020. Major changes are still...

Is Upwork Worth It? (From a Freelancer’s Point of View)

Is Upwork Worth It? (From a Freelancer’s Point of View)

Upwork is one of the most well-known freelance marketplaces on the internet. Also considered one of the largest, it continues to grow its user and...

Want to Become an International Freelancer? Here’s 5 Tips to Find Clients Abroad

Want to Become an International Freelancer? Here’s 5 Tips to Find Clients Abroad

Freelancing is becoming the go-to work option for professionals searching for flexible jobs that allow them to work conveniently. It may seem like an easy...

8 Actionable Tips for Managing Multiple Clients

8 Actionable Tips for Managing Multiple Clients

If you’re a freelancer looking for a more consistent income, work opportunities, and contacts for diligent professionals, you will need to take on as many...

Hectic vs Dubsado: Which One is Really Best for You?

Hectic vs Dubsado: Which One is Really Best for You?

This Hectic vs Dubsado comparison guide is something that every freelancer, solopreneur, and business owner could benefit from. Why is that? Whether you are at...

How to Start a Freelance Makeup Artist Business + Where to Find Work

How to Start a Freelance Makeup Artist Business + Where to Find Work

The beauty world can be glamorous, creative, exciting, and – a little cutthroat. If becoming a freelance makeup artist is your goal, be prepared to...

17 Highest Paid Side Hustles of 2022

17 Highest Paid Side Hustles of 2022

If you had the chance, wouldn’t you want to make an extra $2000 monthly? Do you feel like you can fasttrack the achievement of your...

How to Determine Your Upwork Hourly Rate with Confidence

How to Determine Your Upwork Hourly Rate with Confidence

Aside from time flexibility, one of the undeniable charms of freelancing is the freedom to set your rates, which, in turn, gives you unlimited earning...

Your Guide to Become a Successful Freelance PHP Developer

Your Guide to Become a Successful Freelance PHP Developer

Are you considering a job as a PHP developer? Does the idea of problem-solving daily sound like a wish come true? Is your dream job...

A Quick-Start Guide for Starting a Freelance Business

A Quick-Start Guide for Starting a Freelance Business

The freelance world has gotten a lot of attention lately. It seems that the world has finally discovered what a lot of us already knew....

How to Go from a Freelance Writer to Starting Your Own Content Agency

How to Go from a Freelance Writer to Starting Your Own Content Agency

The COVID-19 pandemic saw significant growth in online businesses around the world. Many companies have switched to online advertising and content marketing to attract their...