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  1. Anthony Smith of Insightly: How to Attract 20,000 Users in 3 MonthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Small Business Trends

    ... to reach out to our customers. In the early days, we did outsource some specific pieces of our code base; we used Odesk to do that. Anthony Smith: Using those specific tools and that approach, we had over 1,000 users within the first week. Then we ...


  2. 15 Best Marketplaces to Find Skilled Freelance Writers for Your StartupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | Small Business Trends

    ... a great selection of writers, and you can post either for bid or by a direct rate. You can also post jobs on Elance, oDesk and other job sites, but they are not as specialized." ~ Gideon Kimbrell , InList Inc "It's amazing how many people I know ...


  3. Start your own business - FreelanceRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 18 | Examiner.com

    ... with people who can give help over live video. Get help across multiple topics right from your PC or mobile device Odesk - Find freelancers and freelance jobs on oDesk - the world's largest online workplace where savvy businesses and professional ...


  4. Let's work together to remove the state's ban on 'eLabor'Read the original story

    Feb 6, 2014 | Home

    ... 2,400 workers signing each month, more than 120 every workday. You've probably never heard of the five websites -- oDesk.com , Elance.com , Freelancer.com , PeoplePerHour.com , and Guru.com -- that make up this new industry, but they are doing ...


  5. River Kanoff solidStudiosRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2014 | Voices

    ... over 8 years in various forms of voice over projects across the internet, on sites such as the Voice Acting Alliance, oDesk, YouTube, Steam and more. I've provided IVR for several company phone systems (Independent Advisor Online, Echo Pacific, ...


  6. Infographics for SEO: Scaling the Development Process by @rohitpalitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2014 | Search Engine Journal

    ... for you. Your best bets are: You can easily hire talented freelancers from sites like Elance , Freelancer and oDesk . If you're really short on budget, you can hire someone on Fiverr for $5 or $10 (depending on 'gig extras') but you might not get ...


  7. How a Fake Beard Can Get You Hired on the InternetRead the original story

    Jan 8, 2014 | Wired

    ODesk is an online marketplace where you can find temporary or freelance work that you can do from home, with assignments ranging from web design to software programming to data entry.


  8. Thinking of online freelancing for some spare cash? Be prepared to work for itRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2013 | Digital Trends

    ... course, they take a cut of the money. A few services are highly specialized, but the big four are Guru.com , Elance , oDesk , and Freelance.com , which acquired vWorker a year ago. (A related service is Amazon's Mechanical Turk - we'll get to that ...


  9. Everything You Wanted To Know About The Giant Elance, oDesk Merger &...Read the original story

    Dec 22, 2013 | TechCrunch

    ... Last week, the online employment industry became the latest victim of this kind of blockbuster consolidation, as oDesk and Elance announced a deal that, pending regulatory approval, will see their two companies unite into the new online freelancer ...


  10. How Elance's merger with oDesk will impact the freelance spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2013 | VentureBeat

    Elance and oDesk, the two largest freelance labor marketplaces on the planet announced a merger this week.


  11. Merge of Odesk and Elance Freelancing Companies on InternetRead the original story

    Dec 21, 2013 | I-Newswire.com

    ... big giant with a new name in online market place. Elance CEO FAbio Rosati will as as new CEO of the merged company and ODESK CEO GARY Swart act as "Strategic Advisor". In the mean time Clients of both websites will continue to work with their ...


  12. Tesla gets California tax break of $34.7 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2013 | SFGate

    ... Energy and Advanced Transportation Financing Authority predicts a $24.4 million net benefit to the state. Elance and oDesk, two of the top websites that help freelancers find jobs, are merging to create a service with a total of 8 million registered ...


  13. oDesk to merge with ElanceRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2013 | ZDNet

    Online work marketplace oDesk has signalled that it will merge with its rival Elance, using the combined power of both companies to better invest in products and services.


  14. Why Freelancers Are Dismayed At Elance's Merger With oDeskRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2013 | Forbes.com

    According to the chief executives of Elance and oDesk , the pending merger of their two companies will bring strategic synergies and new ambitions to the freelance job sites that they run.


  15. Elance, oDesk deal forms giant freelance serviceRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2013 | Business Journal

    Freelance job sites Elance and oDesk have merged to form a giant online service with a combined total of 8 million registered users.


  16. Big News in Online Freelancer Space: ODesk and Elance To MergeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2013 | Small Business Trends

    Yes, it's big news in the freelancer world. oDesk and Elance today announced that they are merging.


  17. oDesk and Elance Merge to Create One Big Freelancer CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2013 | All Things Digital

    ... science, trust and safety, mobile technology, education and many other things." Elance, which is six years older than oDesk, is taking the upper hand of sorts in the deal, with Rosati staying on as CEO of the yet-to-be-named combined company and ...


  18. ODesk and Elance agree to mergeRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2013 | Business Journal

    The freelance employment websites Elance and ODesk have agreed to merge to form a combined entity through which eight million people find work.


  19. oDesk and Elance merge, forming one giant freelancer companyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2013 | VentureBeat

    The newly joint entity will boast a community of about eight million freelancers - about five million from oDesk and three million from Elance.


  20. 32 Sites When Looking for Freelance Jobs and AssistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2013 | Small Business Trends

    ... commission is higher than most. They offer escrow payment and dispute resolution, for those jobs that don't go right. Odesk is designed for freelancers who prefer hourly wages as opposed to flat fees. They are a little more expensive in their ...