Find a job and submit proposal in Upwork

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In this Guided Project, you will:

 Walkthough the Upwork Web page as a freelancer, then find a job and save the job.

Fill out the proposal with a cover letter then boost the proposal.

Submit a proposal and then see how to communicate with potential clients.

1.5 hours
No download needed
Split-screen video
Desktop only

In this project, learners will know how to find a job and submit a proposal in Upwork as a freelancer. Upwork is a platform for freelancers to find and communicate with clients for different projects. Learning how to find a job and submit a proposal in Upwork is beneficial for freelancers to find new clients and have a consistent workflow. We will find a job in Upwork from a client looking for a freelancer to complete a project. We will then fill out the terms section on the proposal. The terms section is the pay we will be requesting from the client. After that, we will write a cover letter for the proposal for the job. Then we will use the boost feature in Upwork to finish and submit the proposal. Finally, we will see how we find our submitted proposal and how we would communicate with the client.

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Log into Upwork and do a walkthrough

  2. Find a job to apply for in Upwork

  3. Fill out terms and cover letter for job in Upwork

  4. Boost proposal for job in Upwork

  5. Submit proposal for job on Upwork

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In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step

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