If you inadvertently signed up as a client, adding a freelancer profile to your account is easy.
- Click the Accounts menu and select Settings, then click My Teams.
- Click the Create a new account link at the bottom of the page.
- Select the option New Freelancer Account.
- Choose to Become A Freelancer.
After your freelancer profile is set up, you will be able to change between your client and freelancer profiles using the Accounts menu.