Freelancer 8 Best Options for freshers/beginners Earn Money At Home
In their final year of college, most students consider leaving the campus with a job offer and a handsome salary package. However, the reality is quite different. Finding yourself with a good college degree can be frustrating but not a job. However, take heart! In today’s world, there are many freelancing jobs for beginners. Here is a list of freelance jobs in Pakistan.
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1. Writing & Editing:
If you have special vocabulary or grammar skills, this may be your source of income. No formal training is required for writing and editing and the Internet provides new writers with ample opportunities to make their mark. Freelance content writers can gradually move into SEO, content marketing, or content strategy.
Product, Software, and App Testing If you have a technical background and are familiar with the basics of database/SQL, Linux commands, and scripting, you could make your career by identifying bugs in apps, products, or software. Every testing project is a goldmine for learning and testers go on to specialise in automation or performance testing, become business analysts, and even head teams in typical CMMI level 5 companies.
3. Web Developer:
4. Website tester:
Website testers evaluate a website on several parameters, including its usability, responsiveness, programming, and security issues. If you understand software architectural concepts and workflows, can create technical documentation which can be applied to different software frameworks, and know HTML or other programming languages, you may want to consider this career.
5. Web and Graphic Designing:
If you have an eye for colours and an intuitive understanding of visual principles, you may want to explore a career in graphic designing. Successful designers are skilled in using various software, are familiar with typography and visual principles, understand the basics of coding for the web and even understand what would enhance user experience and help drive conversions.
6. Android or iPhone Developer:
With the growing demand for apps, mobile developers are a new breed of software developers specialising in mobile technologies. They are conversant with the programming languages for their chosen platform (eg Objective-C for iOS, Java for Android, and C# for Windows). Since this space is always in change mode, developers will need to stay abreast of emerging technologies.
7. Network Technicians:
Network technicians have a basic understanding of encryption and cryptography standards, can manage Linux and Unix platforms, and have an aptitude for the technical. As companies rely increasingly on networks to improve their collaboration and communication both within and outside the organisation, qualified technicians who can offer competitive rates are highly in demand.
8. Remote Support Specialist:
By its very nature, these roles are remotely based. You’d mostly be responding to phone and email requests. Occasionally, you’d need to make site visits to resolve a problem in person. If you’re just starting out, you might even consider being part of a home-based call center, responding to simple questions, and walking customers through basic troubleshooting steps.
While pursuing freelance jobs online for beginners in Pakistan could be an unconventional route, remember that your learning curve as an entrepreneur is very likely to be as high as or higher than your 9-5 peers.