I have been with Upwork for quite sometime now. And yet, until now, I still am not getting hired. I have updated my profile several times, gone through some posts as well as help topics to get my profile and proposal to standards, but I just am not getting hired.
You should add a video to your profile. Also I would go over your profile and try to cut down your intro paragraph by at least 40% the amount of text. Try sticking to two paragraphs max, if possible only one.
Your profile is an opportunity to convey your confidence and competence to potential clients — and for many of them, that critical first impression will start with two highly visible sections: Your profile title and overview.
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