Freelancing industry

Freelancing Industry Hip New Name: WINaTALENT

To be born in a third-world country can become frustrating. As a person starts getting older and faces obstacles, you find out life doesn't give you what you try so hard for. There will be setbacks, frustrations, starting over, and second-guessing every step you ever took. This is our story.  This is why we built WINaTALENT. Because all our lives, everyone told us how special, intelligent,...
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Hire a Freelancer, Launch Your App: WINaTALENT Edition

The appetite for app development is growing rapidly. According to App Annie, the worldwide app downloads will reach 258 billion by 2022, that's exactly why many startups strive to hire a freelancer. But the question of how to manage the development stages and publish your app on the app stores still remains.  In this post, we are going to talk about how you can hire a freelancer and launch...
Application development challenges interview

Application Development Challenges & How to Overcome Them: An Interview with Hamed Navabian

App development has a massive appetite between software vendors and start-up owners. Because of appetite, there are, of course, so many application development challenges that need full attention. In our previous posts, we tried to cover all aspects of app development; from the early design and prototype stages to support and maintenance.  This post set up an interview with our app...
different payment methods

How Different Freelancing Platforms Handle Payment: Upwork, Toptal & WINaTALENT

One of the most common questions between freelancers is how they will get paid based on their work on different freelancing platforms. And for clients, it is how the platform charges them for the service it provides. Therefore both freelancers and clients pay close attention to freelance platforms' payment methods. The freelancers want to be sure about their safe payments; in fact, payment is...
bring your own client

What is BYOC?

BYOC (or Bring Your Own Client ) is one of the newest trends in freelancing platforms and WINaTALENT’s latest service. This service is an opportunity for freelancers to invite their clients to the platform via their exclusive invite link. With this method, clients can define an exclusive project for the freelancer and other freelancers cannot bid on that project. One of the common obstacles...
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Filling Your Resume On WINaTALENT: Samples and Best Practices

Filling your resume and showcasing your skills in detail are the first and most important steps you take after signing up on WINaTALENT as a freelancer. A good profile: Reflects and represents your expertise in the best wayPasses our assessment procedures more easilyAttracts more and better clients But what does a good profile look like on WINaTALENT? Start your profile by completing your...
winatalent faqs

How Does WINaTALENT Work for Freelancers

How do I start working? You can start sending out proposals to clients on WINaTALENT's website after you: Verify your phone numberVerify your email address After verifying your phone number and email address, you need to fill out your resume to be able to send proposals for projects. You can view your resume and edit it from here: Fill out the required fields of your resume The...
the importance of client reviews

The Importance of Client Reviews for Freelancers

Building a reputation comes first when you make a career out of online freelancing: A strong portfolio Showcasing your expertiseSelf-promotionSocial media activitiesClient reviews, referrals, and testimonials But among all, your clients' reviews are your number one asset. It's never enough to only promote your services on your own. That's why word-of-mouth has always been a powerful tool....
software copyright ownership and outsourcing

Copyright Ownership and Outsourcing: Who Owns the Code?

Copyright ownership laws are laws that protect the intellectual property of creators who express their ideas in visual or audio form. In the case of software products, there are little explicit copyright laws, even in the US, where copyright laws are thoroughly detailed out. So determining the copyright owner of a software product's code can be rather complicated. At the...
bidding vs. non-bidding Freelance platforms

Bidding vs. Non-Bidding Freelance Platforms: Which One Is a Better Idea

Freelancing and telecommuting have been growing significantly over the last decade. According to the data collected by Flexjobs and Global Workplace Analytics, the number of telecommuting employees has grown by 115% in the U.S. since 2005. Consequently, online freelance platforms have become more popular. They are considered the most convenient place for freelancers and clients to connect. These...