Site Outage Tomorrow – Workroom Changes

This is a reminder that Guru.com will be down for scheduled maintenance May 24 from 6 – 10 a.m. EST. Starting May 24 you can tag the gurus you hire by color within a work room. Come up with a tagging system that works for you, and sort however you want. You will also be… Read more »

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A Refresher Concerning Our Membership and Fee Structure

While we haven’t changed our fees, we’ve been receiving a lot of inquiries about all of our fees and our membership structure. We thought it would be useful to refresh everyone. Employers Posting a job is completely free! You pay a 2.5% processing fee when making payments on the site. This helps us cover the… Read more »

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New Alerts to Keep Auto-Billing Running Smoothly

Automatic billing of time tracked can only work if there’s an agreement to back it up. To keep you informed of your billing status in real time, we’re adding alerts for when your agreement needs attention. Starting May 24, if a team member who’s tracking time has not been added to the agreement, or if… Read more »

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It’s Now Easier to Track the Quotes You’ve Sent Employers

On April 12 the “Quotes” page for freelancers is getting a face-lift to make it easier to keep track of the quotes you send. The primary focus is now “Quotes in Negotiation”, which shows you all of your quotes that have responses from an employer. This makes it easy to identify the quotes you need… Read more »

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Hire the Best Gurus Faster

We know that looking through quotes can be a daunting process, so we’re unveiling a new look for our Quotes page to help make it easier. On April 12th, you’ll see all of the same helpful filters and sorting options, but in a simpler format. All of the quote details will be tucked away so… Read more »

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Set Your Terms Earlier, Start Working Faster

  It’s about to become easier for you to set clear work terms even as you submit your quote. Starting April 12, an employer will be able to to take a quote you submit and make it an agreement. When submitting a quote you can still use a placeholder. An employer can also hire you… Read more »

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