A collection of the best sites to find graphic design leads. The key to running a successful home based graphic design business is keeping a steady flow of work, so you must constantly be seeking out new job opportunities.
This site connects Graphic Designers, Web Designers, and Freelance Photographers with job leads. Job offers list location, type of work, client preferences, and budget. As a new member, your professional profile will be posted on the website.
Contracted Work has projects for Web Design, Software, and Graphic Design. Projects are described, listed by number of bids, and the average bid. Each project has an end date for the bidding, and notes the time left until the bidding closes.
This Graphic Design newsletter is a collection of graphic design news, software tutorials, graphic design articles, job postings, graphic design software and hardware product reviews, and a magazine.
An online forum for uniting freelance workers with needy clients. Elance has sections for Web & Programming, and Design & Multimedia (among others.)
Odesk describes itself as a global outsourcing marketplace. It distinguishes itself from other similar sites by making it easy for employers to hire and manage a large, diverse team of independent contractors. Job searches are available in the fields of Web Development, Software Development, Networking & Information Systems, and Design & Multimedia.
Monster has a reputation for being a large and impersonal national location for full-time corporate employment; however, work from home designers can post their profile and resume.
This site allows you to post your portfolio and your profile. It has a user-friendly appearance that helps you find projects, watch your bids, manage your projects, and manage your messages.
Guru offers projects in Graphic Design & Multimedia, as well as Websites & Ecommerce. Guru is excellent at keeping you informed of job possibilities on a daily basis, and you have the chance to post a detailed profile and portfolio.
"Connecting Freelancers and Employers to Get Jobs Done." Go Freelance will post the latest work at home jobs directly to your inbox. Some of the job categories available include software development, programmer, web designer, web development, and web developer.
This site is a little more bare bones, but has a wealth of opportunities in Graphic Design, Software Programming & Support, and Web Development & Promotion.