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7 Ways to Avoid Hurting your Reputation as a Freelancer

If you want to succeed as a freelancer, you must avoid falling into traps that are too easy to fall into when you're just starting. When you're thinking about earning money as a freelancer because bills are due, you need to put food on the table, or you have medical bills, reputation isn't the most important thing on your mind. After all, what could you lose, right?  Here is a short answer:  You can lose everything if you don't build a good reputation. The best way to protect yourself is to get a good reputation. Here are seven ways you can avoid hurting your reputation as a freelancer 1. Freelancing is a business venture Like any other business, you must manage your freelancing endeavour carefully. There is much competition in this market. You need to get an excellent online reputation like any other business. Otherwise, you might be missing out on clients. Would you do business with someone with a poor reputation? No, right? If you don't protect your