oDesk is fast becoming one of the leading freelancer outsourcing sites on the market. Writers can set up a free profile that includes a bio, skill sets, and portfolio of projects. In addition, contractors can take an unlimited number of proficiency tests that determine how experienced they are with any given skill such as spelling, grammar,blogging, etc. On the downside, this fairly easy registration process attracts thousands of potential candidates — all vying for the same writing jobs and thus rendering the competition fierce.
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