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All Updates New Improved Update Fixed Test Live
May 01, 2023
Estimated Taxes on Any Hire Offer Details

On May 1, clients can now see the estimated tax amount under offer details on Any Hire prior to sending the offer to freelancers. By providing visibility of estimated tax amounts, we aim to enhance transparency and reduce confusion about applicable taxes to clients’ Any Hire offers.


In the previou

Apr 24, 2023
Job Post Generator (Beta)

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Apr 21, 2023
Reordered Steps on Post a Job and Invite Page

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On April 21, we launched a three-week test that reorders the steps on the Post a job and invite page, aiming to create a simplified posting experience for clients.


In the current experience, clients first see an option to include a private message to a freelancer, which is followed by writing a

Apr 21, 2023
New Fields in Contract CSV File

We recently launched an enhancement to an existing feature that allows clients to download a CSV file of all their contracts. Clients with previous or ongoing contracts can access new fields on the downloadable CSV file, including:

  • Email of Contact Person
  • Hired By
  • Email (Hired By)


More fields wi

Mar 30, 2023
Tax Update: VAT and SST

Upwork is required to comply with the tax laws of the countries where we do business, including collecting taxes and remitting them—which means sending the money we collect from you to the tax authority of the government that requires the tax.


To remain compliant, Upwork will begin charging value-

Mar 29, 2023
How to Hire on Upwork for Visitors

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Starting on March 28, a small percentage of visitors browsing the Find Talent pages will see visuals and a brief description of what they can expect if they hire on Upwork. The aim of this four-week test is to guide visitors on how to navigate their hiring needs on the platform.


In the current

Mar 29, 2023
Update: Consultations on Project Catalog
In September 2022, we shared information about Consultations becoming available to half of all clients browsing Project Catalog. After one round of testing, we recently launched a second version of this test, taking a more streamlined approach to creating more intentional visibility of an essential
Mar 21, 2023
Improvements to Freelancer Search Experience for Clients

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On March 20, we launched a new test feature to help clients searching for freelancers more easily view the information that’s most critical to them. In this test, a small percentage of clients see summarized search results of freelancers’ profiles.


In the current experience, clients are introdu

Mar 20, 2023
Grammarly Integration in Proposal Cover Letter

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Starting March 20, some freelancers will now benefit from the integration of Grammarly, a grammar and spelling typing assistant, as they write proposal cover letters on Upwork. This three-week test aims to support freelancers in crafting high-quality cover letters to win new jobs.


On the Submit

Mar 16, 2023
Announcing new, simpler fees on Upwork

We are excited to announce our new simplified freelancer fee structure, an industry-low rate designed to offer you more ability to price your services competitively and lower the fee on all new talent/client relationships. In combination with our freelancer fee update, we have also made minor adjust