Follow-up survey regarding opportunities and challenges you face as a freelancer
Courtesy of @daniandor_uiuxdesigner
What made you switch to Freelancing?
50% – More freedom regarding your time
27,8% – Earn more money
19,4% – Choose the projects/clients you work with
2,8% – Other
What is the main challenge you face as a freelancer?
32,1% – Working alone
32,1% – Having a stable flux of money
28,6% – Getting new clients
7,1% – Other
How do you usually get new clients?
50% – Referrals
21,4% – Social Media
17,9% – Job websites (UpWork, Toptal, etc.)
10,7% – Reaching out to potential clients
What would make you switch to a full-time job?
50% – Personal growth opportunities
38,5% – Better/stable salary
7,7% – Great company culture
3,8% – Interesting project
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Emailoctopus — an email marketing service for users of the cloud-based email-sending service Amazon SES. Its features include app integrations, blog automation, responsive templates, real-time analytics, and more.
Manychat — visual bot builder for Facebook Messenger with broadcasts, analytics, scheduled posting and many other features!
Crello — free graphic design editor that helps create images for social media, print and other web-based graphics.
Funnelytics — the best funnel mapping software available to marketers and entrepreneurs today.
Kinsta — Premium WordPress Hosting for Everyone. Kinsta’s managed WordPress hosting service helps you take care of all your website needs.
Integromat — is a powerful automation tool that connects your apps and services to work smarter, not harder.
Webflow — all-in-one web design tool that allows users to design, build, and launch responsive websites visually.
FlowKit — allows designers to create frighteningly fast user flows within Sketch and Figma.