50 Online Freelance Resources Feel free to add more resources in the comments. Regular postings will return after this short interlude.
iStockPhoto – the leading stock photos site.
Fotolia – a “web 2.0? version of iStockPhoto.
PhotoStock Plus – Sell your photos worldwide to a large variety of clients.
eXpress Digital – Set up your own online store front for selling your photography.
SmugMug – Take pictures, set your prices and earn a profit selling from your own virtual gallery.
ImageKind – Setup a free online gallery and sell your art online as framed prints.
Shutterstock – Submit your photos and get paid a commission every time they are downloaded.
ImageCatalog – Earn a forty percent commission when someone downloads your photos.
Big Stock Photo – Submit your images for review and if approved you will get paid for others downloading them.
StockXpert – Earn fifty percent commission for selling your stock digital photos through their website.
For Freelance Writers
Blue Mountain Arts – Pays you up to $300 dollars for accepting and publishing your poetry in their greeting cards.
WritingCareer.com – Hundreds of freelance writing jobs plus articles and career advice for freelance writers.
PoeWar.com – Small directory of freelance writing jobs and resources for freelancers.
Recycled Paper Greetings – Greeting card manufacturer that hires freelance writers and artists to create their cards.
Helium – Select a topic, write an article and earn a commission from the advertising revenue.
Online Writing Jobs – Fairly extensive, well maintained job directory for freelance writers.
WritersWeekly – Popular freelance writing ezine. Great for finding jobs, news and resources in the freelance market.
For Freelance Programmers
RentACoder – Locate and bid on open ticket coding jobs and get paid when you fulfill their request.
DesignQuote – Free job search for freelance programmers and web designers.
ScriptLance – Hundreds of new programmer projects listed daily. Place your bids on open projects and pick up some side work.
iFreelance – Many available opportunities for programmers, web designers and graphic artists.
Heritage Web Solutions – Hosting company that hires freelance designers and programmers to build their customers sites. Must submit your portfolio for consideration.
Freelance Auction – Freelance web designers can place bids on proposals. Requires you pay them a commission from your earnings if you get the job.
Misc. Freelance Job Resources
Elance – Freelance job search database covering positions in writing, website development, graphics art and more.
Go Freelance – An extensive database of freelance positions. This is a paid service.
Guru.com – Very large free online marketplace for freelancers. Many freelance job types available.
GetAFreelancer – Huge selection of freelance jobs for programmers, web designers, graphic artists, writers, photographers and many more.
Craigslist – The internet classified giant has listings for freelancers too.
Freelance Portfolios – Free service that allows you to create a virtual portfolio highlighting your expertise as a freelancer.
SoloGig – Nice directory with everything listed from senior software developers to at home wine tasters. Worth taking a look.
FreelanceJobs.org – Freelance directory for web designers, adminstrative, sales, writing, translations and more.
Project4Hire – Ton of different job categories for freelancers. Bid on proposals and make some money.