Demystifying oDesk

This is a series of articles and blog posts that will help new (and experienced) users of oDesk make the most of the system. Make sure if you have not signed up for oDesk that you carefully review all of the terms of service and associated agreements.

Why oDesk

Elance tries to mimic oDesk

Comparing guarantees of oDesk and ELance

Reasons to use oDesk

oDesk: It’s not perfect!

Making the most of oDesk

 Freelance marketplace cover letters

Helpful Hints for Freelancers

Protecting yourself from scammers

Identifying Freelance Opportunities

Cheap job postings: Beating the odds

Winning the low pay war

Generic Cover Letters for Bidding on Freelance Sites

About Doreen Martel

Well-rounded freelance writer who contributes to various blogs, paid to write sites and revenue sharing sites. Doreen is legally blind and has worked at home for more than 10 years. She uses the lessons learned from this experience to enhance her writing and share information with others.