A freelance job is one where the person is self-employed but takes contracts from other companies, organizations or individuals for providing the specific services. Though the person works on a contract provided by others but is ultimately self-employed.
Freelancing has become an emerging trend across the industries. With the advent of the technological boom, many organizations and even employees prefer to work as a freelancer or advertise the job for the role of freelancer.
Freelance work can be categorized into four broad categories: Full-Service Platforms; Portfolio Sites; Job Boards; and Curated Platforms.