Super Star Freelancer : How to Freelance for Designers

Everything I've learnt in 8+ years working as a professional freelancer on the best freelancing sites online.
4.3 (3 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a
course's star rating by considering a number of different factors
such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the
likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
334 students enrolled
Instructed by Mamdouh Ezz Business / Home Business
90% off
Take This Course
  • Lectures 23
  • Length 2.5 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
  • Includes Lifetime access
    30 day money back guarantee!
    Available on iOS and Android
    Certificate of Completion
Wishlisted Wishlist

How taking a course works


Find online courses made by experts from around the world.


Take your courses with you and learn anywhere, anytime.


Learn and practice real-world skills and achieve your goals.

About This Course

Published 3/2016 English

Course Description

Most Recent Review ( April 2016):

"This course is a comprehensive guide to how you can get started in freelancingFull of essential information, tips, advice and excellent resource files. This is an excellent course and well worth your time. "

- Robin


After the Success of my two Arabic freelancing courses, I decided to create my first English Freelancing course to share my 8+ Years of experience in the field with a wider audience.

- Are you a Designer who wants to use his talents to make money online as a freelancer?

- Have you ever wondered if you can earn more money by being a freelancer?

- Are you tired of your daily job and want the freedom of working on your own using your skills?

- Want to learn to freelance from someone with real life hands-on experience and not just some general knowledge available on the internet?

- Have you tried to freelance on your own and found it very confusing and needed an expert's advice?

Then you've come to the right place.

By the end of this course,

·         You will learn how to become a successful online freelancer and use your skills in earning more money doing the things you love while enjoying the freedom of working on your own as a freelancer.

·         I've been doing the exact same thing working as a freelancer for over 8 years now and I can show you how you can do the same in simple and easy-to-follow steps.

·         If you've ever tried to discover freelancing on your own and felt confused by the overwhelming amount of information out there and the tens, if not hundreds of choices, you will find just the right amount here to help you getting started. No Time wasting!

·         I've prepared this course to guide you through the way and give you all the resources needed to get started online as a freelancer. Not only that but also the different ways you can use your skills as a designer to earn more money online.

·         I will also give you some really helpful insights that will help you gain clients' trust in freelancing and keep them coming back for you for repeat business.

·         You will also get access to a number of essential resources that you'll need in your freelancing career.

·         I will also introduce you to a number of useful tips and ideas to make money online as a designer and a number of passive income ideas as well.

I can help you get started in the right direction to earn more moneywin projects and earn clients' trust and keep them coming back to you.

So, Are you Ready to get started?

What are the requirements?

  • You need to have access to a computer and the internet to be able to benefit from this course.
  • You need good understanding of the English Language.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Identify the best sites to do freelancing work online
  • Create a Professional profile for higher client conversion rates
  • Understand the different methods to get paid for your work
  • Learn Multiple ways for making money online as a designer
  • Start your career online as a freelancer in a short period of time

Who is the target audience?

  • If you are a Designer who wants to earn money online
  • If you want to get started as a freelancer and don't know where to begin
  • If you want to have a clear idea of what is freelancing and how can you benefit from it.
  • If you've tried on your own and failed.
  • If you want to save your time and effort and start in the right direction.

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Getting Started with Freelancing

What this course is all about, and a quick introdctuon to the Course Instructor.


In this introductory lecture we will discuss the following topics:

  • What is Freelancing and why should you care to get started?
  • What are the advantages of Freelancing?
  • What's not so good about it?

This lecture covers my experience as a freelancer and why I am the right person to teach you how to become a super star freelancer yourself.


This lecture covers the challenges that faces freelancers and how to deal with them, mainly:

  • Language Barrier
  • Time Zone Differences
  • The Freelancing Terms
2 questions

Try to figure out the correct time in these situations.


We will discuss three types of freelancing sites:

  • General Freelancing Sites
  • Contest Sites
  • Service Sites

and how each type works in this lecture and then go over the best sites in each category to help you choose the best sites to work on.

1 question

About the membership levels on


In this lecture we'll cover:

  • Payment and how does it work in freelancing.
  • How to make sure you get paid for your work?
  • What is Escrow?
  • Best Payment Options you can use and the advantages of each of them.

Section 2: Taking your First Steps as a Freelancer

In this lecture we're going to discuss the importance of having a great profile and give you some important tips when creating your frist freelancing profile.


This lecture shows you some feature profiles for successful freelancers discussing what makes them great and how you can benefit from them in creating your own


Your first project is considered to be the hardest by many people.

In this lecture I'm going to give you some practical tips on how to win your first profile and how to increase your chances of winning it in a short perfiod of time.


As a freelancer you will be working from home most of time.

In this lecture we discuss the pros and cons of working from home and how to set yourself for sucess by preparig yoru home and family to support your career.


Long hours of sitting down at your disk in front of the computer can have a very harmful effect on your health.

In this lecture we're going to discuss the most important health risks that you can face and how to deal with them.


In this lecture you'll have a test project to see how well you understood the principles we discussed and how well prepared you are to starting bidding on real projects adn getting awarded by clients.

Section 3: The Advanced Stuff

In this lecture we'll cover the most important points that you need to look for when picking clients and how to look for the right clients to increase the chances of your project success.


Do you need to work on just one freelancing site or will creating accounts on multiple sites be more useful for you?


How to go about charging clients and what prices help you grow and attract more clients and how to set them?

2 questions

Will cover the Rates section

33 pages

This lecture provides you with a number of valuable resources to learn more about freelancing that will help you find out the answers to any questions you might face when working as a freelancer.

Some will be downloadable files and the others are direct links.


Int his lecture we're going to discover the new and updated mobile app created by Upwork and how can you use it to get more projects and get work done faster.

Section 4: Making Money Online as a Designer

In this lecture we're going to discuss the different methods where you can make money as a designer by doing freelancing work and what are the main three options that you have in this case.


Selling on Marketplaces is another great option for designer to earn money online and it allows you to get a lot of revenue by creating and selling your own creations.

We'll discuss what can you sell, where can you sell them and how to join these marketplaces.


Passive income is something that you can do with very little effort to raise extra money and here we'll go over a couple of ideas that can help you achieve that as a side income source.

Section 5: Online Tools for Designers

This easy-to-use online tool will make creating images for social media sites a breeze.

Use it online to create images for social media sites for Free.


In this lecture, we'll discuss a number of Free and Premium options for properly sharing your work files with clients and especially large files that won't be uploaded to emails as attachment.


In this lecture you'll get some bonuses and special offers that you don't want to miss!

Students Who Viewed This Course Also Viewed

  • Loading
  • Loading
  • Loading

Instructor Biography

Mamdouh Ezz, Professional Freelancer and Adobe Education Trainer

After being ranked among the top 10,000 freelancers in the world by since 2014 and featured on the official Freelancer Blog in 2015, Mamdouh has set his eyes on helping youngsters from all over the world to start freelancing and enjoy the freedom it offers.

He has been working as a freelancer and WordPress Consultant for over 8 years doing web design and development and graphic design work online on sites like:

- Freelancer - eLance - UpWork( formerly oDesk) - Envato studio among others.

He has also worked as a graphics instructor and freelancing trainer in offline courses in Assiut Career Development Center in Egypt teaching Photoshop Courses and has become a certified Adobe Education Trainer since 2014.


من خلال خبرة تمتد لأكثر من ثماني سنوات في مجال العمل الحر علي الإنترنت نجح د. ممدوح في مساعدة الكثيرين من الشباب في إقتحام هذا المجال و النجاح و التميز فيه.

فبعد أن كان تقديم برنامجه التدريبي متقصر علي مراكز التدريب المتخصصة في مصر أصبح الآن متاحاً لك أونلاين من أي مكان و في أي وقت يناسبك.

و من خلال خبرته بالعمل علي العديد من أشهر مواقع الفريلانسنيج العالمية بنجاح يستطيع أن ينقل اليك هذه الخبرة لتنجح في هذا المجال و تتميز فيه.

د. ممدوح عز, صيدلي و يعمل في مجال الفريلانسينج( العمل الحر علي الإنترنت) منذ عام 2008 و أستطاع خلال هذه الفترة أن يبني قاعدة ممتازة من العملاء الدائمين.

يعمل في مجال تصميم الجرافيك و بناء مواقع الإنترنت و التدريب. و هو مدرب معتمد من شركة أدوبي العالمية في مجال الجرافيك

Ready to start learning?
Take This Course