Tips for New Freelancers

Hero tips

Updated over a week ago

Here are some tips for freelancers working on the CGHero platform:

  1. Complete your profile: Make sure your profile is up to date with relevant information, a professional profile picture, and a clear description of your skills and expertise.

  2. Showcase your portfolio: Include high-quality examples of your work that demonstrate your skill set, style, and experience. Update your portfolio regularly to keep it fresh and relevant.

  3. Be specific about your skills: Clearly mention the software you're proficient in, and any specific areas of expertise, such as character modeling, environment design, or animation.

  4. Network and engage: Join our Discord to chat with other Heroes -

  5. Respond promptly to inquiries: When clients reach out to you with questions or project proposals, be sure to respond promptly and professionally. Good communication is key to building trust and maintaining a positive reputation.

  6. Provide clear quotes and proposals: When quoting for a project, be clear about the scope of work, deliverables, and estimated timeline. Make sure your pricing is competitive and fair based on your skill level and the project's complexity.

  7. Manage your time effectively: Juggle multiple projects by setting realistic deadlines and prioritizing tasks. Communicate any changes or delays to the client promptly.

  8. Deliver high-quality work: Always strive to deliver your best work to clients. This will not only help build your reputation but also increase the likelihood of receiving positive reviews and recommendations.

  9. Request feedback and reviews: Encourage clients to provide feedback and leave reviews on your profile. Positive reviews can help attract new clients and boost your credibility on the platform.

  10. Keep learning and improving: Stay updated on industry trends, new software, and techniques to improve your skills and stay competitive in the marketplace.

By following these tips, you can increase your chances of success on the CGHero platform and build a sustainable freelance career in the 3D art and design industry.

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