To attain higher paying freelance gigs you should focus on markets that are growing and require unique skills. Even if you are just a beginner posting freelance gigs, or want to find other opportunities and platforms to offer your high level of service, here is a short list of skills that are in high demand, that can easily be turned into outstanding freelance gigs:
Blockchain freelance jobs have increased four-fold since 2017. Blockchain is a specialized field and to be successful you should get an understanding of blockchain principles and practices and how they can be applied within your business environment. Here are some of the more specialized better blockchain freelance gigs.
Robotics freelancers are typically responsible for building and designing mechanical elements and machinery, and have skills in mechanical engineering software.
This field requires knowledge and background in cannabis laws at the state and national level, including banking, permitting, zoning and transportation rules. You should know the politics around this issue and tips for effective growing.
White hat “ethical hackers” – Penetration testers
These freelance gig providers usually have a very strong background in coding and programming, are familiar with common attack vectors, mitigation techniques and web application vulnerabilities, and have possibly been doing this (not officially) since they were a child.
The demand for social media managers and specialists is growing, as most companies have a strong social media presence these days. Over 75% of small companies use social media for public relations, sales and marketing. Their are many niche opportunities in social media.
Software developers are the creative minds behind software programs, and they have the technical skills to build those programs or to oversee there creation by a team. Most small businesses websites are on WordPress.
It’s harder than ever to get a customer’s attention. That’s why many marketers believe that storytelling is critical to successful marketing. Marketers should be good storytellers and if you’re a good fit, your compelling stories will impacting sales. The more successful campaigns tell a story that customers identify with and understand on a high emotional level. Here are also 10 specialty fields in marketing.
Problem-solving using technology
Some people are naturally good at problem solving. Others are not (yet). Most are somewhere in between. A lot of people underestimate just how good they are at problem solving. Many don’t realize just how much problem solving they actually do.