Here’s What To Know About Using Meta Keywords In 2020

Meta keywords have been around for a while. For a long time, they were an SEO best practice used to help websites rank high in the SERPs. But are they still relevant in today’s digital landscape? In this blog, we’ll talk about whether or not they are important for your SEO strategy in 2020. Let’s…

Accounting Tips for Freelancers in the Gig Economy

As a freelancer you wear many hats, whether you want to or not. And one of the most challenging roles you may face is handling all your accounting as an independent contractor. Many freelancers see their work as an art form and struggle with more ordinary tasks such as billing, paying taxes, signing contracts, and…

3 Ways To Reduce Risk & Get Control Over New Projects With FreeUp

Are you looking to get started using freelancers to ramp up your projects, but worried about over-committing? One of the great things about using freelancers in your business is that you can do it at a MUCH lower commitment than a traditional 40-hour employee. Do any of these sound familiar? You don’t have enough hours…

Save Time And Money By Outsourcing These 7 Shopify Marketing Tasks

When you’re starting, growing, and scaling an eCommerce business, Shopify is often one of the go-to platforms for turning an idea into reality. Managing a Shopify business requires a lot of different moving parts: inventory management, pricing, accounting, marketing, customer service, and so much more. As the business owner, you need to focus on the…

7 Social Video Stats Every Marketer Needs to Know in 2020

Many entrepreneurs (including some of you) wonder if it’s worth investing more in social video. Even though nowadays, all kinds of brands are succeeding in the social media marketing space! However, the importance and effect of having a strong social media presence should clear all doubts for most of us: social video marketing is paying…

Shopify Inventory Management Tasks to Outsource

Shopify inventory management refers to a systemic approach to sourcing, storing, and selling your products. This includes both components or raw materials and finished goods. Ultimately, it means you have the right kind of stock at the right levels at any given time. It also means that your stock is stored in the right place…

How I Grew My Freelance Business by 87% Without Setting Goals

It happens every January. You probably experienced it this year: everyone talking about goals like they’re going to change your life. I used to ride that train too, believing if I just set bigger, better, clearer goals I would finally become the business owner or person I wanted to become. But setting goals that produce…

Why and How to Structure Your Hiring Process

More often than not, an efficient hiring process is all it takes to find the right freelancer for your business. While there’s no exact blueprint as to how the process should unfold, adding structure can make a huge difference. Sure, there are dozens of freelance marketplaces on the internet that you can simply subscribe to….

Growing A Global Podcast Network To Millions Of Downloads With Freelancers

Background SPE is the home of the SuperPower Up! Podcast Network, which boasts more than 1 million downloads per month in over 90 countries.  They cover a wide range of personal development topics including business, parenting, high vibration, consciousness, healthy living, empowerment, spirituality, religion, human potential, and many more. Listeners can self-select shows and topics…

Turning A E-Commerce Store’s Outsourcing Struggle Into A Great Success

Background Footcare UK is an online retailer that sells high-quality medical products–generally offered to podiatrists—to the public on eBay, Amazon, and www.footcareuk.com.  Their mission is to offer a foot care product for any type of foot problem a person could encounter.  Run by two brothers, Chris and Paul Hepworth, and inspired by their father who…

How FreeUp Helped A Dropshipping Business Owner Scale Up

Yaron B. is one of many entrepreneurs around the world who have left their 9-5 jobs to build dropshipping businesses that afford them freedom and an upgrade in income.  Yaron was kind enough to give us a few minutes of his time to chat about how he got started on FreeUp and what it has…

How FreeUp Helped An Ecommerce Store Grow With Freelance Marketing Help

What do you get when you combine volleyball and four square? A fun, dynamic, every-person-for-themselves game called CROSSNET. The creators of CROSSNET invented the game, designed the net, patented the design, and continue to manufacture and sell it online and in 25+ retailers across the U.S. And they’ve used expert freelancers from the FreeUp Marketplace…

How A Marketing Agency Rapidly Expanded Services & Scaled With FreeUp

Background Resonetrics, LLC is an internet marketing agency that uses digital tools to connect businesses with their customers in ambitious and engaging ways.  They provide technical execution of digital programs for smaller marketers and agencies who need technical or strategic help, and they also help large enterprises manage content at scale. Problems & Solutions With…

How FreeUp Gave An E-Commerce Business Owner His Time Back

Background Idan Shelly is the owner of an eBay and Amazon drop-shipping business. To save on time he went on the hunt for freelancers. Idan quickly realized how tedious it can be to find freelancers, interview them, and then put them through the necessary training. Challenges Before FreeUp, Idan was handling everything in his business….