Register as an Employer at

Register, post your project, review incoming bids, and make an offer to a Freelancer for FREE! Once the Freelancer accepts your offer you will be charged a fee according to your membership level. As an Employer, you only pay a 3% commission ($3 minimum) when a project is awarded…Read more at

Startups: 7 Worst Practices for Working With Freelancers

A great working relationship is the key to successful online work. However, given the crazy and stressful environment startups often find themselves in, it’s not uncommon for startups (and businesses of all size, actually) to fail to follow best practices. When this happens, your client-freelancer relationship can go down the drain fast. Here are some tips on things to avoid – unless you want freelancers pulling their hair out and mumbling your name under their breath…Read more at

Payoneer® And Elance Sponsor Global Freelancer Events. Join Us!

Elance is thrilled to team up with the global payment solution Payoneer, co-sponsoring free and informative sessions for freelancers around the world. Elance is excited to be joining forces with Payoneer for these events. They’re now making the payment process easier and more cost efficient in 200+ countries, offering a full-range of flexible payout options for freelancers…Read more at

Our 4 Predictions for Online Work in 2014

2014 is shaping up to be a banner year for online work, and particularly for businesses that hire talent in the cloud. If last year’s trends are any indicator, the future looks exceedingly bright. In 2013, over 1.1 million new freelancers and 441,000 new businesses joined the Elance community (a hearty welcome from our team to each and every one of you). The growth in our marketplace has been dramatic and continues to accelerate, driving a 50% year-over-year increase in freelancer earnings…Read more at