Starting out as a freelancer can be an exhilarating experience, but that part ends right about when you realise you don't know where to turn next to find your gig. The FreelanceSwitch blog updates its Monster List of freelance job site to more than 150 sites of work offers and contract bidding, including a few non-English options. The best work you'll get as a freelancer usually comes from folks and firms you already know or can network with, but for filling in the monetary gaps, this list isn't a bad place to start.
FreelanceSwitch's "Monster List" Of Freelance Job Sites
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