Some Freelance Services Are Tailor-Made for the Web

There are many types of freelance services you can offer—baking, accounting, event planning. The list is pretty extensive. In fact, if the service is needed, odds are there are freelancers performing it. But while the Web can be a good marketing tool for any type of freelancer, it's particularly useful for promoting certain freelance services that are Web based or at least creative in nature. It's a favorable environment partially because many creative services can easily be done remotely from your home (or wherever you bring your laptop) and partially because the Web, being a visual entity, allows you to showcase your portfolio easily, online, to get more clients. (More on that later in this section.)

The freelance services you're most likely to find success online with include the following: