5 ALTERNATIVES TO CANVA IN 2018

Canva is arguably one of the graphic design tools. Founded in January 2012, Canva is a one-stop shop for free graphic-design tools. With handy tools and features, Canva offers you the opportunity to create images in little or no time. Canva provides access to over 1 million stock photos, graphics, and fonts. Loved by amateurs … Continue reading 5 ALTERNATIVES TO CANVA IN 2018

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Why You Shouldn’t be Insecure about Your Writing

I happen to know a lot of writers. Some traits can be smelt (detected) a mile away, and one of them is passion. One other “sniffable” trait? Insecurity. I have attempted to piece together reasons for this state of insecurity, and one reason which comes up frequently is rejection. There is something immensely creative about … Continue reading Why You Shouldn’t be Insecure about Your Writing

What is Freelance Photography? All you Need to Know

  Freelance Photography entails submitting pictures for sale, on a per contract basis. Instead of working for an employer or boss, a freelance photographer can work for many clients on different projects.   Photography also functions as a living art. The feeling that comes from capturing moments in time, that would otherwise have been lost … Continue reading What is Freelance Photography? All you Need to Know

Video: Learn How to Create a Book Design in Canva (Part 3)

Heyyyy! freelancers, here is the third part of the free tutorial by Remi Roy on how to How to Create a Book Design in Canva.   If you missed the first part, here is it: https://africanfreelancers.com/2017/06/08/video-learn-how-to-create-a-book-design-in-canva/ Here is the second part: https://africanfreelancers.com/2017/09/26/video-learn-how-to-create-a-book-design-in-canva-part-2/   Enjoy!   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zBXyKjIvBs4&feature=youtu.be

“Always write, even when you don’t have clients” – Uche Osita James

Heyyyy freelancers! Welcome to another exciting interview session! We had the privilege of speaking with Uche Osita James; An African Freelancer! Enjoy the interview! Uche Osita James is a Nigerian. and a final year law student at the University of Nigeria. He was born in the year 1996, in Enugu, Nigeria and he is the sixth … Continue reading “Always write, even when you don’t have clients” – Uche Osita James

Freelancing: How it Truly Feels to Give Up Credit for Your Work

As a freelance writer, I would admit that there are good times- especially when my account gets credited. But there is no denying the fact that there are bad days as well. My bad days are often related to giving up credit for work which I have put in so much into a.k.a. ghostwriting. For … Continue reading Freelancing: How it Truly Feels to Give Up Credit for Your Work

10 Unique Ways to Market Your Freelancing Skills

You probably didn’t sign up for this- marketing, that is, when you chose to go into freelancing. You were simply following your passion, treading along a path you were convinced would lead to your fulfillment. And it will, but only if you add marketing skills to the feathers already in your cap. However, sometimes it’s … Continue reading 10 Unique Ways to Market Your Freelancing Skills