A Step-By-Step Guide to Hiring Marketing Freelancers

Let's face it: When it comes to running a successful business, there’s a lot to do, and occasionally you might need an extra hand — especially when it comes to marketing.

Whether you’re a marketer with too much on your plate or a business owner with a limited marketing background, hiring a consultant or freelancer is an effective way to outsource some of your initiatives, and save time and money on a full-time hire or an expensive agency.

But how exactly do you find a great marketing freelancer? What red flags should you look for to avoid hiring a bad fit? How can you distinguish the truly skilled freelancers from the newbies?

This guide is designed to walk you through exactly how to find, vet, and hire an effective marketing freelancer. Don't waste time and money hiring the wrong person. With the tips in this guide, you'll know where to look, what questions to ask, and what mistakes to avoid in order to find the right freelancer for your business.