Top 50 Freelance Marketplaces Online

The most popular FREE freelance marketplaces on the Web.

Top 50 Freelance Marketplaces Online

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Most of the sites listed here are free to use in their most basic form both for freelancers and employers, however some of the sites have fees for at least one party and most of the sites have paid premium features.

Each site is listed with its specialties and main language when not English.

Last updated: November 29, 2015

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1) UpWork.com – general

elance freelance marketplace logo

2) Elance.com – general

3) freelancer.com – general

4) Envato Studio – general

99designs

5) 99designs.com – design

peopleperhour

6) peopleperhour.com – programming, design, administrative tasks, accounting, PR

seoclerks freelance marketplace logo

7) seoclerks.com – SEO

guru freelance marketplace logo

8) Guru.com – general

proz freelance marketplace logo

9) proz.com – translation, interpreting

toptal freelance marketplace logo

10) toptal.com – custom software development

designcrowd

11) designcrowd.com – design

flexjobs freelance marketplace logo

12) flexjobs.com – telecommuting

topcoder freelance marketplace logo

13) topcoder.com – programming/development, graphic design, data science

taskrabbit freelance marketplace logo

14) TaskRabbit.com – house cleaning, IKEA assembly, donation pickup, event help, office help, pet sitting

mediabistro freelance marketplace logo

15) mediabistro.com – writing/editing, production, graphic design, publishing. NOT FREE FOR FREELANCERS: membership fees.

crowdspring

16) crowdspring.com – logo design, naming design, graphic design, web design

clickworker freelance marketplace logo

17) clickworker.com – online marketing, e-commerce, media, information and directory services, SEO content, translation, web research, data categorization and tagging

freelancewriting

18) freelancewriting.com – writing

freelance freelance marketplace logo

19) freelance.com – general

workmarket freelance marketplace logo

20) workmarket.com – general

getacoder freelance marketplace logo

21) getacoder.com – web design, writing, programming, legal

field nation freelance marketplace logo

22) fieldnation.com – general

journalismjobs freelance marketplace logo

23) journalismjobs.com – newspaper/wire services, online media/startups, television/radio, magazines/publishing, trade publication/newsletters, pr/media relations/ communications, nonprofit/academia/government/other, financial/technology/misc. jobs, diversity jobs

staff freelance marketplace logo

24) staff.com – general

authentic jobs freelance marketplace logo

25) Authenticjobs.com – UI Design, Front-end Development, Back-end Development, App development, Information Architecture, Content Strategy, Miscellaneous

scribendi freelance marketplace logo

26) scribendi.com – editing and proofreading

trabajofreelance freelance marketplace logo

27) trabajofreelance.com – Spanish, general. NOT FREE FOR EMPLOYERS: contact fees.

freelance informatique freelance marketplace logo

28) freelance-info.fr – French, consulting. NOT FREE FOR EMPLOYERS: access fees.

29) – logo designs

writerbay freelance marketplace logo

30) writerbay.com – writing

ifreelance

31) ifreelance.com – proofreading,arts, data entry, graphic designing, photography, bookkeeping. NOT FREE FOR FREELANCERS: membership fees.

freelancewritinggigs freelance marketplace logo

32) freelancewritinggigs.com – writing

task city freelance marketplace logo

33) taskcity.com – programming

weworkremotely freelance marketplac logo

34) weworkremotely.com – programming, design, customer service/support, miscellaneous, copywriting, system administration, business exec

cloudpeeps freelance marketplace logo

35) cloudpeeps.com – general

awesomeweb freelance marketplace logo

36) awesomeweb.com – logo design, sales page, ecommerce, blog design, infographic, book cover, banner ad, wordpress theme, wordpress plugin, wordpress maintenance, mobile app, web app, page speed, responsive

xplace freelance marketplace logo

37) xplace.com – designing, programming, writing/editing, translating, marketing, photographing. NOT FREE FOR FREELANCERS: bidding fees.

hoofdkraan logo

38) hoofdkraan.nl – Dutch, general

translator base freelance marketplace logo

39) translatorbase.com – translator

freelanceindia freelance marketplace logo

40) freelanceindia.com – general

project4hire freelance marketplace logo

41) project4hire.com – programming, translation, consulting, graphic design

freelancemap freelance marketplace logo

42) freelancemap.com – software development, web, system administrator, telecommunications & mobile, IT consulting, SAP, Management consulting, Engineering, Distribution, OLAP & Business Intelligence, Content and media, Service and Support

freelancers.net freelance marketplace logo

43) Localsolo.com – local and onshore independent contractor recruiting platform

LocalSolo

44) freelancers.net – general

speedlancer freelance marketplace logo

45) speedlancer.com – design, writing, data entry, research

taskarmy freelance marketplace logo

46) taskarmy.com – general

yunojuno freelance marketplace logo

47) yunojuno.com – general

genuinejobs freelance marketplace logo

48) genuinejobs.com – telecommuting

governmentbids freelance marketplace logo

49) governmentbids.com – general

joomlancers freelance marketplace logo

50) joomlancers.com – everything related to the Joomla CMS

freelancesuccess freelance marketplace logo

51) freelancesuccess.com – writing

freelance-informatique.fr freelance marketplace logo

52) freelance-informatique.fr – French, general. NOT FREE FOR EMPLOYERS: intermediary fees.

workhoppers freelance marketplace logo

53) workhoppers.com – general

greatlance freelance marketplace logo

54) greatlance.com – general

freelancedesigners freelance marketplace logo

55) freelancedesigners.com – web and graphic design, programming, photography, writing, fashion design, industrial design, video production, advertising, logo design

studentfreelance freelance marketplace logo

56) studentfreelance.com – general

freelancejobsearch freelance marketplace logo

57) freelancejobsearch.com – web & graphic design, photography

hourly logo

58) hourly.com – general

weliketowork freelance marketplace logo

59) weliketowork.com – sale & marketing, writing & content, administrative support, design & multimedia, customer service, business services, web development, software development, networking & information systems, coaching, translation

golance freelance marketplace logo

60) golance.com – accounting & consulting, admin support, customer service, data science & analytics, design & creative, engineering & architecture, IT & Networking, Legal, Sales & Marketing, Translation, Web, Mobile & Softare Dev, Writing

programmingbids freelance marketplace logo

61) programmingbids.com – programming, databases, graphic design. NOT FREE FOR FREELANCERS:membership fees.

freelanceauction freelance marketplace logo

62) freelanceauction.com – programming, design

hexidesign freelance marketplace logo

63) hexidesign.com – Logo Design, Stationery Design, Business Card Design, Web Page Design, Banner Ad Design, Brochure Design, Poster Design, Flyer Design, T-shirt Design. Has Affiliate Program

pro freelance marketplace logo

64) pro-freelance.com – IT

helpcove freelance marketplace logo

65) helpcove.com – general

networkfreelance freelance marketplace logo

66) network-freelance.co.uk – general

Special mention

craigslist freelance marketplace logo

Craigslist.org – general Although not technically a freelance marketplace, many people do use Craigslist to post and bid on free job listings, both freelance and salaried jobs.

coroflot

coroflot.com – design

behance

behance.net – design, copywriting, writing

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