As a freelancer, what do you need to qualify for Upwork’s payment protection for hourly jobs?

An hourly contract Client with a verified billing method An account in good standing To log your hours with the Upwork desktop app To annotate your work Dairy with memos or activity labels that adequately describes the activity performed To stay within the Contract’s weekly limits All of the above 

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What are the key elements to include in your profile?

A specific overview that includes your skills and type of work you can accomplish for clients A professional profile photo where you wear business casual attire, with a friendly expression, and a plain background An accurate title that reflects your job experience and the work that you are looking for Evidence of past success in […]

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As a freelancer, what do you need to qualify for Upwork’s payment protection for hourly jobs?

An hourly contract Client with a verified billing method An account in good standing To log your hours with the Upwork desktop app To annotate your work Dairy with memos or activity labels that adequately describes the activity performed To stay within the Contract’s weekly limits All of the above 

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What are tips for submitting a proposal? (select all that apply)

Write a personal and professional greeting  Describe your relevant experience in key areas listed in the job post- demonstrate you have read it  Outline how you would approach and complete the job  Respond to any screening questions listed in the job post  Copy and paste your proposal to submit as many proposals as possible in […]

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How does Upwork’s payment protection for fixed*price projects work (using escrow)?

The client deposits(pre-funds) a mile stone payment into escrow before you begin working. Upon receiving and approving the work, the client releases the payment to you  You proactively begin working before the client has created and funded a milestone  

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