Category Archives: Referrals

6 Basic Social Media 'No Nos' that are Stopping Freelancers from Winning Clients 6 Basic Social Media 'No Nos' that are Stopping Freelancers from Winning Clients

January 6, 2012 by

We all know that there is plenty of value to be extracted out of social media platforms as a freelancing hero. If you get it just right, you can use social networks as a solid source of wonderful long-term clients. Google+ for example, is one platform that has a lot of potential for finding new connections to turn into clients.

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How to Get More Referrals So You Get More Work How to Get More Referrals So You Get More Work

January 4, 2010 by

The key to self promotion, and ultimately getting more work as a creative, lies in getting plenty of referrals.

A referral is when your services are advertised for you through word of mouth through other people. For example, someone might have stumbled on your online portfolio, seen the quality and the professionalism behind your work and told a friend they knew who subsequently hired you.

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Using Key Influencers to Step Up Your Self Promotion Strategy Using Key Influencers to Step Up Your Self Promotion Strategy

November 5, 2009 by

The Internet has only very recently opened up a new kind of opportunity for creatives and others, that hasn’t really been seen before.

With the web’s ability to link together people who can interact (key word here) in constantly growing online networks, the knowledge, expertise and support of people, along with their pre-established networks has never been more accessible.

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