by Mary C Long
So you’ve decided to go into business for yourself as a freelance social media marketer. There are some things you need to know. Beginning with: it ain’t gonna be easy. It is a tough gig to get, clients rarely appreciate the time it takes to sort out a solid social strategy for them, and the competition is fierce.
That said, there are things to keep in mind that will increase your chances for success.
Personality characteristics for success
All successful freelancers share certain characteristics, not everyone is cut out for this life. Among them:
There are apps out there that will make it easier for you to work efficiently and effectively. Three of the best are:
Once you do get off the ground, there are some tips you should keep in mind:
So go ahead and take your shot, just make sure that your eyes are clear and your toolbox is full.
This post originally appeared on Social Media Today
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