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How to setup client Upwork account and hire a freelancer

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In this article we’re going to have a detailed look on client Upwork account creation and hiring process.

Upwork is a global online work platform where businesses and independent professionals connect and collaborate remotely with 10% commission. If you don’t have Upwork account you might want to use this guide to create client account and hire one of our developers:

1. Go to Upwork;
2. Sign UP;sign up
3. Select the client role by clicking Hire;hire
4. Choose the most convenient for you registration option;sign
5. Fill out required sign up form fields;account
6. Please verify your account;verify accountemail
7. Setup a customer account by clicking post a job;job post
8. Before posting a job you will be asked to add payment method. In order to verify your card, Upwork may make 2 temporary charges totaling $10. These charges will be refunded to your credit card within 10 days;
9. Once you have verified payment method you can post a job. Post a job tab is available in your main menu;job
10. When you have the job posted grab one of the links to our developers profiles below and click “Hire Now” button; The developer accepts offer and starts working on the project.

We recommend hourly Upwork contracts because of:

  • Ability to check actual developer screenshots in work diary.
  • You pay if you approve the progress that you see.
  • Set the amount of hours you’d like freelancer to work per week.
  • Easier to pay for additional tasks.

 

You can hire available WordPress developers from our team:

  • Ilya Pavlov – Web design / WordPress development
  • Pavel P. – WordPress Plugin & Theme Expert PSD / PHP / HTML / CSS / jQuery
  • Fruitful Code – Web design & WordPress development

 

Why do you need to choose Upwork?

  • Get amazing results working with the best programmers, designers, writers and other top online pros. Hire freelancers with confidence, always knowing their work experience and feedback from other clients.
  • Start your job in hours, not weeks. Get a shortlist of skilled freelancers instantly, tapping into our hiring know-how and matching technology. Interview favorites online and hire with the click of a button.
  • Collaborate in a secure online workplace using the latest communication tools. Work stress-free with time tracking, reports and Upwork Payment Protection that assures you only pay for work you approve.

Denis Mamontov

Denis Mamontov is a project manager, web designer and innovative brand journalist, born on Saturday. He has work appearing on European internet and communication companies such as Fruitful code. His outstanding ability to write compelling copy in both English and Russian has earned him invitations to multiple content & writing jobs.

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