Company: Freelancer.com, Sydney, NSW Australia
Company Description: Ten-time Webby award-winning Freelancer.com is the world’s largest freelancing and crowdsourcing marketplace by total number of users and jobs posted. More than 23 million registered users have posted over 11 million jobs and contests to date in over 950 areas as diverse as website development, logo design, marketing, copywriting, astrophysics, aerospace engineering and manufacturing.
Nomination Category: Mobile Site & App Categories
Nomination Sub Category: Professional Services
Nomination Title: Freelancer.com IOS and Android App
Date this app was first released: 2014
Briefly describe this entry's communications objectives and how it has met those objectives (up to 200 words):
With the Freelancer iOS and Android app, Employers are given the ability and mobility to post projects whenever and wherever they are and find the right talent for their projects no matter where they are. Whether it is used for posting jobs or looking for work, the app provides a fully integrated solution, allowing users to sign up through the app, post and browse projects, bid on jobs or contact bidders, award freelancers, and make payments. Via the mobile app, people can also instantly see if somebody is online and can chat, share files, and discuss the work at hand and make payments. Over 79% of projects touch mobile during the project lifecycle.
For Employers: - Post projects and contests straight from their mobile device - Find freelancers: search for freelancers review bids and award jobs on the go. - Manage projects: communicate with freelancers and stay updated.
For Freelancers: - Create and complete their profile - Explore jobs: browse through thousands of jobs that match their skills - Bid: place their bid on the go - Get work: communicate with clients and accept job offers The Freelancer.com mobile app is available in Android and IOS