How to find clients, land gigs, and make 6 figures on popular freelancing platforms like Fiverr and Upwork

Alexandra Fasulo
is a freelancer who makes over $US350,000 ($459,721) a year on Fiverr. Alexandra Fasulo
  • Maybe you want to start freelancing but you don’t know how or where to get started.
  • Here’s all you need to know to make a steady income on Fiverr, Upwork, and other platforms.
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Launching a career as a freelancer can seem like an intimidating task, especially when you don’t know how to navigate a uniquely flexible industry. Luckily, seasoned freelancers shared with Insider how they successfully crafted five- to six-figure businesses online.

From creating an optimized profile to utilizing a platform’s resources to setting your own rates, these guides will show you how to launch lucrative careers on major freelance marketplaces, including Fiverr, Upwork, and