Product update: new checkout feature

At PeoplePerHour, we routinely make platform enhancements as we believe that upgrading and improving our processes will provide more value to both our buyers and freelancers, allowing them to live their work dream! We are in the process of updating our checkout process for a safer and better experience so that our users will be […]
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Meet our PeoplePerHour Academy mentors

According to research conducted by the WorkingMums 2018 Annual Survey, 25% of Mums work full-time with no flexibility, while 56% worry that their flexible working will be taken away. Juggling work and parenthood is not exactly a piece of cake, but we think going freelance can solve some of the associated challenges. After all, freelancing […]
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Introducing our new and reduced fees

  Reader, we’ve got some exciting news!   We are extremely proud of our community and want to offer you the best value for money possible. So for the last few months, we have been working behind the scenes and gathering feedback to find out what matters the most to you. After careful consideration and […]
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The 2019 freelancer gender pay gap according to PeoplePerHour

The national gender pay gap average for full-time workers is currently 9%, with men taking home the most pay.   We wanted to find out how this compares to our own platform. So, we asked our data wizard Kosmas to analyse the earning data of all our freelancers over the last 4 years.   Discover […]
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Bring your next business idea to life

Rome wasn’t built in a day, and neither were the world’s most successful businesses. Building a business empire takes time, resources and hard graft. Luckily, here at PeoplePerHour we have a community of 2.5M freelancers who can take care of the nuts and bolts, leaving you to focus on the nitty gritty. Discover a small […]
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A note on our recent advertising campaign

In light of the criticism surrounding our recent advertising campaign, we would like to address the issues raised and sincerely apologise for any offence caused.                                       We have listened to your feedback and the advertisement is currently […]
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10 ways to make your new logo shine

So, you’ve got a shiny new business logo and you’re ready to grow your empire. What’s the next move? A business logo is much more than a box to tick off the business checklist. Your logo feeds into your packaging, your web design, your social media presence, business cards, marketing collateral, even the uniforms your […]
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How to become a food photographer – Interview with Aleksandra Boruch

Do you let your food go cold trying to perfect the brunch flat lay? If so, you’ve probably dreamed of becoming a food photographer at some point. Well as it happens, our platform hosts some pretty cool jobs including food photography. We caught up with PeoplePerHour food photography freelancer Aleksandra Boruch to find out how […]
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Managing mental health as a freelancer – 5 essential tips

Managing your mental health as a freelancer is easier said than done. Ryan Scollon shares his transition experience from agency to freelancer and the mental health lessons he’s learned along the way.                                            “I’m sure […]
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From freelance writer to creative agency owner, meet John Ashton

We’re all about breaking free from the traditional 9-5 and becoming your own boss. So, when we learnt that John Ashton had set up a virtual creative agency and written a book about it, we knew we had to find out more.   In search of freedom, fun and flexibility, John set up Brighton copywriting […]
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How to eat healthy when you work from home – breakfast, lunch and snacks

Healthy eating as a freelancer is easier said than done. Yes you work from home so technically you have the advantage of a kitchen, but that’s just one part of the puzzle. Eating well requires preparation and routine. When a deadline is looming, eating kale isn’t exactly top of the priority list. We took to […]
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London Fashion Week 2019 – Our illustrators bring the fashion industry to life

London Fashion Week kicks off today and with it comes a circus of colours, bold trends and illustrious designers showcasing their latest creations. Love it or loathe it, style is deeply personal and an undeniable part of our culture. From normcore to glamorous rock’n’roll, high-street to couture, there are countless ways to dress, impress or […]
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