I have a friend that offers voice-over business consulting services primarily to those who are new to the voiceover profession. In his usually very sound advice he advocates offering VO, narration and voice acting services through freelance marketplace websites, like VideoToOrder.com, and others.
He actually suggests setting up profiles and offering gigs in not one website, but in as many sites as possible – and I’m totally onboard with that.
Yesterday he posted a video in which he advocated offering freelance voice services through gig economy websites but then he said something odd.
He said, this:
“Do not post links to your gig pages from your social media profiles, like Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, etc.”
The reason he gave was equally shocking: Continue reading “5 Reasons Why Freelancers MUST Promote their Gigs (and What Happens When They Don’t)”