The quickest way to pay a freelancer is to create a direct project with them. You can do this from their profile by clicking "Hire". If you need to invite a freelancer onto Storyhunter platform first learn how to do that here.
First, find the relevant freelancer by searching your Saved page within People tab. You can search by their name in the box to the left of screen.
Upon finding the freelancer hit Hire to the right of their name.
A new window will open within which you can enter the title, services, and location of the project, as well as enter a first message. At the bottom click Yes under the question Ready to make an offer?
Enter the amount that you wish to pay to the freelancer and mark if you're open to covering expenses Then click Yes under Is this project already completed?
Lastly, add Cost Code and Story Codes if you're using them. Otherwise leave your review and hit Submit Project. The offer will now be sent to the freelancer to accept. Once they accept it the payment process will begin.