Category: Business Tips

How to Make Money as a Freelancer

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What is freelancing? If you lend your services for a charge (hourly, per project or per word) then it is called freelancing. Basically, a freelancer is someone who trades their skills for money. There are various different kinds of freelancers who are doing different jobs in which they are skilled. There are plenty of services you can provide as a freelancer. If you think you don’t have what it takes to be a freelancer, then you are quite possibly wrong.

Here is a list of all the services you can provide as a freelancer:

Virtual Assistant

Being a virtual assistant is one of the most basic jobs in the world of freelancing. A virtual assistant is more or less like a secretary. They can work with business managers, web designers, marketing consultants and many other different kinds of positions that may require a secretary. Some of the basic job duties of a virtual assistant include answering calls or replying to emails, travel booking, social media management etc.

Help People with Accounts

Who doesn’t need help with handling their finances in a responsible way? if you are good with numbers and are educated about accounting with a lit bit experience in this field, then surely you can help people with their accounts and be their bookkeeper geelong. It is a tedious task and people are always looking for someone who can do it for them. So, if numbers are your forte, then all you need is some accounting software and you are good to go.

Writer

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If you have a way with words, a good internet connection, and a laptop then you are well on your way to earn money as a freelance writer. Nowadays, there are plenty of platforms that provide writers with the opportunity to connect with clients. You can earn more if you are an expert in some niches or subjects. There are plenty of things for writers to write like memoirs, resumes, web contents, blogs, creative pieces etc.

Online Tutor

If you are an expert in any subject then you can use your knowledge and teach it to others online. There are plenty of platforms that provide the students with a connection with online tutors. The tutors guide the students and help them prepare for exams and tests etc.

Freelance Lawyer

If you are good at legal stuff and know your way around the law then you can help other people with legal advice. Almost always there are people who are in need of any kind of legal service. If you have a degree in law then you can surely use your experience and knowledge to help people in their queries. Even if you aren’t a certified lawyer but know enough about the law to give advice, you can pursue this freelancing.

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10 essential digital marketing tips for businesses

Tip # 1:  Create a marketing plan for social media before you start

As with any action in the corporate world, it is necessary to make a pre-execution plan. The same goes for social media. Developing a digital marketing plan will put you on the road to success and help you avoid mistakes on social media. Learn how  to create a digital marketing plan  and watch your social media flourish.

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Tip # 2:  Conduct an audit of your presence on social media

Before creating a new social media profile, conduct an audit of your current digital presence. Social media audits are useful for gathering all your social profiles and passwords. To help you make one, use our  social media audit template  to get you started.

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Tip # 3:  Your social media strategy needs to incorporate digital engagement

Thinking about digital engagement in your social media strategy can be a real threat to your company’s digital presence. For successful digital engagement, here are 3 steps: be proactive , always listen and be engaging .

Tip # 4:  Know when to outsource your social media management

Many companies, big or small, are subject to the same problem: should social media management be maintained internally or outsourced? When it comes to deciding to give the keys to your social media accounts, weighing the pros and cons takes time.

Tip # 5: Measure your social campaigns with Google Analytics

Your website is the cornerstone of your company’s online presence. Alongside your website is a great help: social networks. It’s important to integrate your presence on social media and your website to continually drive traffic to your online resources. After directing social media traffic to your site, the next step is to measure the fruits of your labor to improve. As always, this is where Google Analytics comes in handy.

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Tip # 6: Social Media Monitoring is the Most Often Missed Opportunity

On social media, people have the power to say whatever they want about your business and your brand. It can be positive or negative. No matter how or why they share their feedback, it’s important not to miss the opportunity to watch your audience on social media. There are 3 ways to take advantage of social media monitoring. This blog post describes them and offers much more.

Tip # 7:  Any business should be on LinkedIn

You’ve probably heard this many times but I’d like to stress once again: LinkedIn is no longer an optional option for the company, big or small. This social network provides your business with credibility, an extensive network of professionals, sales opportunities and a marketing platform.

Tip # 8:  Learn how to schedule tweets to save time

Social media tools like Hootsuite eliminate the stress of managing multiple Twitter accounts with the ability to schedule tweets. Discover our 3 tips for tweeting at the best time .

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Tip # 9:  Avoid digital strategy errors at all costs

Knowing what to incorporate into your social media strategy is the key to success. But do you know what should  not be  published on social media? Common tactics that can affect your social media presence are many. This blog post highlights errors to note on your list of “things to avoid”.

Tip # 10:  Tell all skeptics that social media is a chance for their business

There are many people who support the use of social media as part of the business, but there are still skeptics who do not see and understand their benefits to their business. Our barometer in partnership with Adetem and Visionary Marketing explains the importance and impact today of social media in the marketing strategies of French companies.

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Consulting & Strategy

Our consultants assist you in project management or fixed price: definition of your Web strategy, operational design of your projects, audits and recommendations.

Your goals

  • Be enlightened about the evolution of the interactive universe
  • Make your brand / offer known to a targeted audience
  • Define or recast your digital strategy (Web, mobile, social networks …)
  • Meet the expectations of users of your applications
  • Boost your online sales
  • To support you in your relations with specialized service providers

Our expertise

  • Positioning strategies and target analysis
  • Competition Studies
  • User audits & analysis of the existing
  • Feasibility study, prospective studies and prototypes
  • Architecture definition
  • Development of scoping notes and specifications
  • Media Campaigns & Digital Marketing
  • Assistance for project management

Concretely

It is not always easy to see clearly in the evolution of the Interactive Universe , nor to know what is necessary to succeed to make live your company or your brand in the digital world.
The modes  follow the modes, and there as elsewhere, the prophets do not miss …
How to make the good choices  when you must engage projects over several years?

Novactive puts its consultants  at your disposal to guide and design your project , in accordance with your objectives. We can support you in the long term definition of your Web and Mobile strategy , as in the operational design  of a project, or the Project Management Assistance . Throughout our 15 years of existence , we have always cultivated two values ​​that are useful when it comes to choices: pragmatism  and the quest for quality  in the long term. 

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