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Gigster

As a gigster you can choose to work your own hours. What matters is the work you do and not when you do it. You can work a little during the week and a ton during the weekends.

Best for: Freelance designers, product managers, sales engineers, software engineers, writers and QA professionals.

Tooltip: Requires an application and screening process.

You’re good. Way too good to be on UpWork.

When I left my previous company in 2014, I started out as an independent developer building mobile and web sites and apps. I needed to find work. UpWork (formerly oDesk) was one of my first places to look.

Upwork vs Freelancer: Why It’s a Battle YOU Won’t Win

On the surface, Freelancer.com and Upwork look like they’re great places for quality contractors to make money. They also seem like they’re great places for businesses to save money and get the services that they need. Yet there are a lot of horror stories out there about these sites. In many cases, each party is having to accept “good enough” because of business necessity. While there are quality contractors on Freelancer and Upwork, a lot of that is attributed to the fact that they are the biggest players in the freelance market. While comparisons of Upwork vs Elance vs Freelancer vs Guru continue to grow as the online job market has skyrocketed, we’ll delve into a couple of problems of the current freelance model and potential solutions.

Gun.io

Gun.io was borne by free and open source software developers who were seeking to build a new way of life - one where people can find quality work while also having the freedom to follow their own passions.

Best for: Freelance developers.

Tooltip: Requires an application and screening process.

Toptal

Toptal only accepts great developers. When working with Toptal, you’ll be connected to a network of elite software engineers, top companies, and resources for you to leverage throughout your life.

Best for: Freelance designers and developers.

Tooltip: Requires an application and screening process.

Coworks

When you are part of the Coworks Community of elite Freelancers, you will get access to top creative jobs from some of the biggest agencies there are. We have great clients and for that, we need great freelancers.

Best for: Freelance creatives.

Tooltip: Requires an application and screening process.

OnSite

OnSite is a curated marketplace of freelance opportunities, matched to qualified, available talent. Need an expert interface designer with basic development skills, ready to start next Monday? Not a problem.

Best for: Freelance creatives.

Tooltip: Requires an application and screening process.