A couple of days ago, people all over the world rejoiced as 2018 came into full action. The mood was light, the environment was filled with euphoria and everyone was thrilled to have started the New Year. A new year signifies a lot of things to different people. To some, it’s a time for rejoicing … Continue reading How to Set Goals as Freelancers
Tax is an essential part of every developed society. At a certain time of the year, tax authorities come knocking at the doors to collect taxes, and freelancers are not exempted from this. The smart people during these times are those who have filed their taxes and the others who haven't have the law … Continue reading Freelancing and Taxes: The basics
Paypal is one of the pioneers in the global online financial services sector. Founded in December 1998 with the pioneer name Confinity, Paypal’s idea centred on providing easier payment options to traditional paper methods like cheques and money orders money orders. Paypal has gained and controls a significant share in the Online payment services sector. … Continue reading 5 Alternatives to Paypal in 2018
Digital marketing sums up the activities involved in the promotion of products/services using online digital technologies and other digital media including mobile phones as well as display advertising. Digital Marketing is also referred to as online marketing, internet marketing or web marketing. Digital marketing assumed widespread use with the proliferation of smartphones and other devices, … Continue reading 10 places to get freelance digital marketing jobs in Africa
One of the inexhaustible topic areas in Writing and Freelance is Inspiration and this is because it is what fuels Freelance/Writing like petrol to a car. More reason there is and always will be new angles to anything said or written about this topic because it is that topic that never goes away. There is … Continue reading FREELANCE INSPIRATIONS: ARE YOU EXPLORING ENOUGH?
Dear African Freelancer, We know how cool it is to read about famous freelancers, their challenges and how they manage the freelancing lifestyle. This is our sole reason for interviewing famous freelancers from time to time. Below are the links to some of our interviews done over time......just in case you missed them. Meet Walter … Continue reading Preview of Our Past Famous Freelancers’ Interviews
Hey, freelancers! Meet Ella Chikezie, an African Freelancer! Ella Chikezie is a final year Biochemistry student at The University of Port Harcourt, a blogger, writer, and an entrepreneur. How long have you been writing? I’ve been writing since I learnt to hold a pen. Lol. But, professionally I’ve been writing for 2 years. How … Continue reading Meet Ella Chikezie, an African Freelancer!
Olamide Aturu, who likes to call herself Pietrina is a part shrink and part Hr Practitioner. She loves to write, in fact, she once told someone that she has no idea where her mind goes to when she writes, but wherever that is, she is grateful. Olamide sees writing as a means to create, excite, and build … Continue reading “Stretch your limits, but don’t promise what you cannot deliver” – Olamide Aturu
Hello, freelancers! Here is another interview session and today we had the privilege of speaking with Tamaratokoni Okpewho, and she gave us insights into her career journey as a Computer scientist and a writer! Enjoy our interview with her. Princess Tamaratokoni Okpewho; also known as Toks David is an indigene of Delta state. She's a writer … Continue reading “Don’t go into freelancing when it is not your calling” – Tamaratokoni Okpewho
Jerlyn Thomas is a Digital Creative Director, UX Designer, Published Illustrator, Strategist, Triathlete and Ultramarathoner. She is originally from the Commonwealth of Dominica, a tiny Caribbean Island located in the Lesser Antilles. She is a talented artist, and she manages the renowned Instagram art page @commuteartist (www.commuteartist.com) How long have you been an artist? I picked up … Continue reading You should always ask yourself whether you’re working to live or living to work – Jerlyn Thomas