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Freelancing, Employer Resources

Upwork 100 Provides Intel for 2020 Planning

What are your competitors prioritizing as we head toward 2020? The Upwork 100 is a quarterly...

Freelancing

Freelancing in America 2019: More People Than Ever See Freelancing As a Long-term Career Path

At nearly $1 trillion annually, approaching 5% of U.S. GDP, freelance income is on par with...

Freelancing

Will Updates to Upwork Skills Impact Your Profile or Job Post?

From time to time, Upwork evaluates the skills and skillsets listed on the site to ensure they...

Freelancing, Employer Resources

Welcome to the Newly Redesigned Upwork Blog!

The Upwork Blog has a fresh new look! 

We’ll still be sharing all the same great content—only...

Freelancing

The 20 Highest-paying Skills for Independent Professionals Right Now

There’s a misconception that independent workers can’t make enough money but the reality is, of...

Freelancing, Employer Resources

Q2 2019 Skills Index: Businesses Rely on Freelance Talent for Highly Specialized Skills

Nearly half (48%) of hiring managers agree that the increased specialization of skills is...

Freelancing

How Changes to Upwork’s Categories Will Change Your Upwork Experience

Changes to the way skills are organized on Upwork will make it easier for freelancers to get in...

Freelancing

How Freelancers Can Use the New Portfolio Wizard to Showcase Their Work

Upwork is focused on creating a marketplace that helps design and creative professionals get...

Freelancing

3 Common Freelancing Myths and What the Data Really Says

Freelancers are creating the life they want, but they may face doubts about their income, their...