Time is more valuable than money because money can be regenerated while time cannot. Parts of every business can be outsourced, especially as it to marketing.
Our firm outsources a number of marketing services, especially when our expertise is better utilized on more involved projects. We recently needed a video intro and outro for a new travel agency. Our team is capable of making video intros, but the money we paid to outsource the project is a fraction of what we bill hourly. Continue reading to see how we did it.
Find a Marketing Freelancer for Your Business
We mentioned having a video intro/outro created for a travel agency. Video intro/outros are a great way to engage your audience before and after they watch your videos. We found a freelancer on Fiverr who had great reviews and completed a number of jobs. We browsed their "gigs" and found one that resembled what we wanted. The video template we chose was $5 but we wanted to customize it and provide our own images, so we paid $15.
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Here's the video we purchased for $15 from Studio Tuvo
As you can see, you can get quality marketing products to promote your business, but you must do your homework and find freelancers with a great history.
Here's what we look for when choosing a freelancer on Fiverr:
By asking these questions BEFORE you purchase a gig, you can increase your chances of having a great experience hiring freelancers.
Click here to create a Fiverr account and order your first gig for $5 or more.
Written by Michael Damond
Michael Damond is the Chief Marketing Consultant of WeMerge Media. He's helped hundreds of small business owners start, grow, and manage their business online for over 20 years.