Once you’ve confirmed the details and requirements of your posting with your desired freelancer, there are several ways you can hire a freelancer.
Hire a Freelancer from the Pending Proposals View - Hire dropdown
The first way is to access your Posting Details view, and select the proposal dropdown. When you select “Hire”, an offer modal will appear and require you to make a formal offer to the freelancer.
Within the offer modal view, enter the offer amount ($USD). You will see a breakdown of the total cost of the project as you enter it, including the service fee. Click Make Offer to have the offer sent to the freelancer. You'll be notified when the freelancer accepts, counters, or declines your offer.
What about Expenses?
If this project incurs expenses, you can request the freelancer to upload any necessary receipts to you after the project goes live. You can update the project total with the expenses any time before you mark a project complete. Please note that there is an expense processing fee of 3%.
My offer is sent! Now what?
We’ve automatically notified the freelancer that you sent them an offer. A freelancer can directly accept your offer, send a counter-offer, or decline your offer. You’ll be notified when a freelancer accepts, counters, or declines your offer.