With all the freelance job posting websites available, you as a contractor need to work a lot harder to stand out. I’ve had a lot of success with Upwork.com. I’ve become a top rated freelancer and to date, have made just under $140,000 on the platform. Today I wanted to share 10 simple things you can do today to improve your own profile, and increase your chances of getting hire more often. Note: These tips are geared towards graphic design freelancers, however many of them will apply to other fields as well.