Direct Contracts with Freelancers

Upwork is the world’s largest online freelance marketplace, with freelancers and agencies specializing in a wide range of services from product marketing to web development. Wit...

Send an Offer

After you’ve found the right freelancer or agency for your project, hiring them is simple. Tip: Keep in mind that you are entering into a contract with your freelancer or agency...

Rehire a Former Freelancer

Rehiring a former freelancer is easy! Once the freelancer receives and accepts your rehire offer, the contract begins. To rehire a freelancer Locate the freelancer from My Free...

Non-Disclosure Agreements

It is acceptable for you as a client to request that a freelancer sign an external non-disclosure agreement (NDA) which can be included as one of the job terms on the platform. ...

Hire an Agency

Hiring an agency can be beneficial for larger, multi-faceted projects. Agencies can provide teams of freelancers to work on different tasks simultaneously. To help you decide if...

Change a Job’s Start Date

Before Hiring: Edit the job’s Estimated Start Date. At Hiring: Set the desired start date on the hiring form. After Hiring: The start date was set on the hire form. The only way...

Review Proposed Contract

Already discussing next steps with a current or past freelancer? They can speed up the process by creating and sending a contract for your consideration. You can then approve th...