đź’ˇ Ideas AI

Powered by OpenAI

Ideas on this page are 100% generated by OpenAI's GPT-3, an artifically intelligent deep learning model, without human involvement, and trained by you and 806,617+ other people who liked or disliked ideas. How it works

by @levelsio



Freelance Startup Ideas

Sponsor: You don't need to go back to the office! Find a remote job on Remote OK and work from anywhere


A software tool for managing and monitoring relationships with freelance contractors.

139

A freelance platform where contractors can build websites, mobile apps, and other digital products.

128

A startup for the growing number of people who want to do freelance work, but don’t know how.

105

A company that helps freelancers and consultants manage their work. It’s currently in private beta, with plans to launch out of beta in 2019.

104

A tool that helps freelancers price their work in a way that makes sense for different types of jobs, and helps the freelancers offer those packages to potential clients.

100

A digital platform for freelancers to find and bid on jobs.

96

A tool for finding and managing freelance contracts. The company recently raised $2.6 million.

94

A company that connects customers with work from contractors and freelancers.

94

A startup that is building a platform for onboarding new talent at small- and medium-sized businesses. The startup looks to make the hiring process much easier and more efficient by connecting employers with freelancers via an online marketplace.

94

A company focused on doing the same thing as Freshbooks, but for freelancers.

93

A startup that connects freelance designers with companies who need branding work done

92

 A company that aims to be the Uber of freelance services by connecting service providers with customers.

92

A job board for freelancers, or people who work on their own terms, with a focus on design and marketing work.

91

A startup for hiring and retaining freelancers that allows businesses to find, hire and pay people from anywhere in the world.

91

A startup that helps freelancers get paid up front, then moves that money to a business account if they don’t get enough gigs booked in a given period of time. Today it has paying customers in the US, UK, and Australia, and is profitable.

91

A startup that helps the kinds of freelancers that build websites for clients, by getting them money upfront for their work.

89

A company that helps freelancers manage their P2P platform.

88

Celadon is making a platform that helps companies recruit, hire and pay for freelancers.

88

A platform for outsourcing work to freelancers in the UK. The startup helps businesses and professionals find freelance workers for different jobs. The company is based in London, and has offices in Berlin and New York.

88

This startup focuses on the monetary value of freelance work.

87

A startup that provides online freelance services to small businesses and entrepreneurs.

87

A startup for freelancers, providing a venue where employers and freelancers can use an “open-source” to find and hire each other.

87

A startup that helps freelancers connect to other freelancers by letting them post their work and find others who need tasks.

86

A startup that pairs freelance designers with clients to create logos, websites, and more

85

A project management platform for freelancers and small teams, asking people to “realize their potential”.

85

A system that helps connect people across the world who are interested in doing freelance work, such as writing, editing, and design. The startup was founded in March and is looking to raise seed funding.

85

A platform that helps you quickly build a team of freelancers to help you with different areas of your business.

85

A micro-insurance company that insures the risk of non-payment for vendors and freelancers.

83

A platform that matches people looking for work with freelancers

80

A startup that creates a network of freelancers who can help you with your tasks on Amazon Mechanical Turk

79

A platform for companies to hire, manage, and engage their freelancers. They are looking to introduce a marketplace of sorts that allows companies to post and search for the service of a specific individual. They are also looking to launch a marketplace-style app for freelancers and clients to find each other.

79

A startup that wants to make it easy to find, hire, and work with freelance designers and developers.

79

This startup is building a B2B platform that connects freelancers and agencies with manufacturing manufacturers.

79

A remote-work solution for business partners and freelancers, letting them work from anywhere. It’s a sort of “Uber for freelancers”, and is based on the idea that most clients don’t want to hire someone for a long-term gig, but instead need someone to tackle a project for a few days or a week at a time.

78

A platform that allows businesses to pay contractors and freelancers via mobile, not PayPal. The startup wants to make it easier to pay contractors and freelancers for work, and avoid the headaches of payment processing.

78

A bank account that the founders say is “like a personal investment account with 100x the transparency of other accounts and no fees.” The account is meant to be a savings account for small businesses or freelancers.

78

A platform that connects companies to freelancers via a web app. The startup accepts payments via PayPal and credit card.

78

A tool to help teams effectively manage freelancers, with features like payment tracking and invoicing.

78

A software platform that helps small businesses, freelancers, and independent contractors obtain loans and invoice financing. They have a $50,000 seed round with a 4x growth rate since their launch in May 2019.

77

A platform for finding and hiring freelance developers, with a marketplace where developers can find work.

76

A way to hook up with a freelance designer for in-house design, build a site, and then manage it all from one app. The company says it has $6 million in funding and has been profitable since 2014.

76

A remote worker platform for freelancers, currently operating in the UK

76

A startup for freelance designers and developers to find jobs and request work. According to the company, they have a response rate of 90%.

75

A startup for connecting freelance designers with clients. There are around 5 million professional designers in the US, and they’re frequently hired through agencies or by the hour. The startup is building a marketplace where designers can post their work, which clients can browse and hire.

75

A startup for remote workers and freelancers, connecting your online profile to a database of remote work opportunities.

75

An online marketplace for freelance talent. They’re building a pool of talent, via an online marketplace, for brands to use.

75

A B2B startup that aims to help companies find and hire freelancers, and helps freelancers find work, as well.

75

A startup that provides a marketplace to connect people looking for freelance work with people looking to hire freelance work done The startup is in its pilot phase, currently connecting over 1000 freelancers with 5 companies

74

A startup that connects developers with freelancers willing to do work for brands.

74

A startup for freelance designers and developers, helping them find the right job for them, and helping clients find the right freelancer.

73

A platform that helps freelancers and remote workers receive payments and manage expenses.

73

This startup is a “personal budgeting solution” for freelancers. The idea is to make it easier to see how much money you’ve made and how much you’ve spent over the course of your career and to make it easier to plan spending.

73

A B2B company for firms that need to hire freelancers. The goal is to help them find good workers and get them on the job ASAP.

73

A startup to connect small businesses to freelancers using a marketplace

72

An API for professionals to find freelance gigs and manage their portfolios and payment, as a replacement for tools like Upwork and Fiverr.

72

A financial management application to help freelancers get paid, track their costs, and manage their invoices.

72

A platform for meeting planners and event organizers to book freelance talent for online event production.

72

A startup that brings in a freelance marketer from anywhere in the world, and pays them a commission for their work.

72

This startup wants to be the one-stop shop for insurance and retirement plans for startups and freelancers.

71

A SaaS for freelancers where employers can buy, track, and manage the work of freelance workers.

71

A startup that outsources the time-consuming parts of building a website or app to freelancers

70

A “collaboration platform for freelance workers,” allowing them to find one another and take advantage of their “world of expertise”

69

This startup is building an AI-driven platform for finding freelance contractors, similar to Upwork or Freelancer. The startup has raised $4 million and is based in the UK.

68

A portfolio website for freelancers, where people can comment on each other's work, hire one another with a single click, and get paid in bitcoin.

68

A startup for real-time bidding on freelance tasks.

68

A platform that helps developers get paid in cryptocurrency. The company also wants to tackle the problem of freelancers not being able to get paid in cryptocurrency. The company currently has 10 employees and has raised $500,000 in seed funding.

67

A company building remote office apps for freelancers.

66

A platform that saves time for freelancers by allowing them to quickly find, book, and pay invoices, and receive payments in their account.

66

An employee scheduling tool for small businesses and freelancers.

65

This startup is creating a job search engine for freelancers.

65

A startup for freelance designers, meant to help them find work, keep track of their clients and spend less time doing administrative tasks.

65

A startup that makes it easier to hire freelance workers through a platform that allows managers to post jobs, and then compare candidates based on credentials, previous work, and social recommendations.

64

A platform for freelance work, where users can bid on jobs, and get paid by a single company in exchange for a small fee.

64

A startup for freelance developers and enterprise companies to get help with software development.

64

A startup that helps freelancers take their clients on a time-definite tour of the country of their choice, tracking the itinerary, and making reservations for them.

64

A platform for managing employees' freelance jobs

63

idea: A startup for professional freelance writers to sell their work.

63

A B2B platform for finding and sharing freelance technical talent, with a focus on Germany.

63

A startup that lends out the tools necessary to set up a basic office at home, whether it’s for a small team, an individual freelancer, or even a single room. The startup has a platform for users to manage and share their work books, collaborate with other team members, and track team progress.

62

A startup that wants to bridge the gap between freelancers and clients.

62

A micro-payment platform for small businesses and freelancers. The startup is building a platform that enables small businesses and freelancers to accept micropayments via PayPal or their own branded payment processor.

62

“An insurance company for the global freelance economy”

62

A startup that helps people find new places to work by aggregating job openings from its network of freelancers.

62

The company is developing a software platform that connects freelancers, agencies or employers with service providers such as plumbers, electricians, acupuncturists, etc. It’s meant to make the process of hiring a service easier, with a marketplace for the service providers.

61

They want to build a platform where employers and freelance workers can “communicate, connect and collaborate”. They have raised $1.1M in seed funding as of September 2019.

59

A startup that aims to make it easy for companies to pay contractors and freelancers by making it easy to build and manage a payment system.

58

A startup that helps people find the right freelance service for them, and has a platform with a “live chat” feature that helps people who don’t know how to get started.

58

A blockchain startup that aims to connect freelancers with employers in a way that reduces fraud.

56

A financial service for freelancers, contractors and agencies. The service helps freelancers and agencies with payroll.

55

Emoor is a startup focused on helping freelancers manage their content.

55

A company that helps freelance and on-call workers find jobs. It’s currently working with 10,000 companies including Uber, GoDaddy, and Microsoft.

53

A startup and time tracker for freelancers. It’s also a social network for the growing number of freelancers.

51

A platform for people to find and hire freelance help from a network of other freelancers.

50

A payments app for freelancers, agencies, and agencies. The startup wants to help businesses manage and pay for freelancers.

49

A platform that connects freelancers and enterprises with digital labor, including web designers and content producers.

49

A payment service for freelance work that will make it a lot easier for people to pay their taxes.

48

A startup for freelance writers, editors, and translators. The startup is in its pre-launch phase, but has already sold $3,000 worth of services. It’s not a traditional marketplace, instead relying on a closed community of writers and translators who are all working on the same project.

48

An email marketing service built to help small businesses, startups and freelancers grow their email lists and boost their sales. It offers a free plan for businesses with up to five contacts.

46

A platform that connects freelance graphic designers with businesses who want to create logos and other graphics.

46

A sharing platform for freelance talent that’s already helping companies like Time Inc. and MailChimp hire.

46

A tool that helps developers find freelance opportunities, and for freelancers to find work.

45

A bookkeeping startup in Argentina that helps small businesses and freelancers track their finances.

45

A tool that helps freelancers find work, with tools for payment, contracts, and invoices.

44

A free online tool for freelancers that simplifies the process of finding reliable clients, vetting them for quality, finding payment terms, and more.

44

A community of freelance designers with an emphasis on high-end products like furniture, ready-to-wear, and toys.

43

A B2B startup that helps freelancers with accounting to make sure they’re keeping track of their revenues and expenses.

43

The team is building a platform for independent contractors, freelancers and consultants to find clients. The company says it has already raised $5 million in funding.

42

A startup for freelance designers that takes sticker prices and eliminates the middleman.

41

A platform that connects freelancers with companies that need extra work done, allowing them to work together in a single place.

41

 A startup that wants to provide insurance for freelance content creators, giving them a way to secure their gigs against things like blackouts and injury. The company is looking to grow into more than just content creators, proposing to add insurance to other types of industries.

41

A platform that helps people run their freelancer workflows, helping them manage invoices, payments, and other interactions with clients.

41

A peer-to-peer marketing platform for hiring freelance writers.

41

A startup that allows freelance tutors to teach online, and is building a platform that will allow them to monetize their services.

41

This startup is building an online platform for freelance designers to find clients and charge clients for their services.

40

A tool to make it easier for freelance designers to create more consistent work.

40

A company that plans to bring the benefits of cloud computing to the workforce by letting companies hire freelancers who are computers.

39

A company that provides personal finance management for freelancers and small business owners, allowing them to see their month-to-month spending, and make decisions about saving on a budget.

39

A startup that helps freelancers manage their time by creating a dashboard showing how much time they have to complete a project. It helps freelancers manage their time and act on time management tips they get from their favorite books.

39

 A business-to-business (B2B) marketplace that connects freelancers with businesses. The company wants to disrupt the freelance economy by allowing businesses to scale and manage their workforces.

38

A online marketplace for graphic designers and freelancers offering creative services and access to a community of experts.

35

ired is a payroll app for freelance workers

35

A new startup that builds tools for freelancers in the creative and tech industries to help them get paid faster.

34

A platform for hiring contractors in the U.S. The startup wants to make it easier for companies to find and hire freelancers for certain jobs.

34

A tool for freelancers that allows them to create invoices with no upfront cost or monthly subscription. The startup is looking to be a cheaper alternative to Upwork and Freelancer.

33

Based in the San Francisco Bay Area, this startup is building an online marketplace for freelance designers to get paid for their work.

32

A software-as-a-service platform that allows companies to send automated payments to contractors, freelancers and consultants. Work Hub is designed to help B2B companies with the complexity of payment processing.

32

GoPayroll is a payroll software platform that allows small businesses to self-fund their payroll. The company is also building a freelance marketplace.

31

This startup is building an app that enables workers to schedule tasks via a mobile app instead of an email. They’re currently working on a version for freelance workers, but they’ve also written a book on how to run your business without a web presence.

31

This is a company that looks for freelance copywriters, and then trains them to be better at communication.

31

A platform that pairs clients with freelancers to get the job done. It’s not quite an Uber, but it’s the next iteration of a task-based model.

31

A platform for hiring freelance developers and designers.

30

A startup that aims to help freelancers communicate and coordinate with clients.

30

A new way to hire talent in the media industry that connects companies with freelancers and connects companies with talent agencies.

28

A company that’s building a tool for hiring freelance web designers across the U.S.

28

A tool to help recruiters and freelancers find each other.

27

An enterprise-grade mobile app that makes it easier to hire freelance contractors. The startup’s software tracks hours, overtime, time cards and more, and automates the process.

26

A “hiring engine” for freelance jobs, which bridges the distance between freelancers and businesses.

26

A digital marketplace that links businesses with freelance talent.

26

A platform that connects freelancers with clients over video conferencing.

24

A product that helps freelancers manage their taxes and finances with one central hub, and set up their contract remotely.

23

A SaaS tool that connects users to local freelance writers.

23

A tech-enabled market for finding and hiring high-quality freelancers. The company’s aim is to help small businesses expand their reach and have access to a more comprehensive pool of talent.

23

A startup that’s building a platform that connects you to freelance “artisans” in your local area, allowing you to commission custom craftsmen or other professionals. It’s based in San Francisco and New York.

23

A program that helps small business owners and freelancers find jobs, with a focus on the healthcare industry.

23

As a company that offers a service to connect freelancers with employers, Cofoundr has an exclusive relationship with a major content distribution platform.

21

A startup for freelance designers and developers

21

A social security number manager that takes all the pain out of setting up a new account. The startup’s goal is to help small businesses and freelancers manage online accounts that require a social security number.

20

A mobile app for freelance business owners that helps them manage their work, clients, and finances.

20

A new service that connects freelancers with clients. The service integrates social with the usual freelancer tools — like LinkedIn and Google.

20

A SaaS solution for companies needing to hire contractors such as freelancers or consultants. It allows companies to post jobs, hire freelancers, and manage them all online.

20

The online community for freelancers, agencies, and clients. The company says it’s now working with 3,000 businesses, with over 100,000 registered members.

20

A web-based tool that connects customers with freelance professionals for a variety of tasks, ranging from website development to graphic design to transcription.

19

This startup wants to create a marketplace for freelance content creators and help them turn their content into direct revenue.

19

A platform for freelancers that allows freelancers to bid on open roles, making it easier to find work.

19

A job site for freelancers and small businesses. They’ve raised $500k in funding from 500 Startups.

19

An online marketplace for freelancers to buy and sell services (web design, photo editing, etc.)

18

A startup that helps people find and find freelance workers for small jobs, such as research, development, and writing.

17

A new business centered on the self-employed. The startup is working on a way for freelancers to provide services to clients in advance, and then be paid after the work is complete.

16

 A company that’s building a global marketplace for products and services from freelancers and contractors.

16

A web-based tool that helps freelancers price and schedule their services, without the need for a full-time manager.

16

An AI-based job portal for freelancers.

15

A startup that wants to connect freelance workers with jobs through an AI-powered marketplace. The startup is currently working with Capital One to help the bank recruit independent workers.

15

A way for people to pay and get paid for their freelance work.

14

Makes it easier for freelance developers to get paid.

14

A freelance freelance marketplace for designers and developers.

14

A mobile payment system for freelancers, with clients set up to receive invoices directly on their phones. It’s currently in private beta.

14

Integrated business management suite for freelancers.

13

A group of freelance writers who have agreed to work unpaid on a monthly basis to write content for a startup.

12

A platform that connects you to a network of freelance designers and developers to create a product for you. The company also works with your team to provide you with a product roadmap and a recommended development timeline.

12

A startup that offers a way to hire freelance programmers.

11

A startup for freelancers to offer their services, with everything from programming to writing.

11

A messaging service for freelancers to make their pricing clearer to clients

9

A payroll system for freelance workers, primarily in the creative industry. The startup is a bit like a freelance equivalent to a temp agency, but it’s helping freelancers avoid the large fees that the average temp agency charges.

8

is a startup that uses an AI-driven search engine to find freelance gigs. is currently being built as a per-project app that pays 40% of each job’s total bill.

8

A startup that allows businesses to hire freelance graphic designers from their Slack channels, who can pull from a pool of designers on demand.

8

The Startup’s Desk is an online marketplace for companies looking to quickly hire independent contractors. To encourage quality, The Startup’s Desk offers a $1000 prize for the best freelance site.

7

This is a crowdsourced platform for finding freelance labor or labor-for-hire, connecting companies needing work done with individuals who are looking for work.

7

A business that simplifies the process of finding and hiring freelance workers, with a focus on the US market.

3

Idea: A platform for freelancers to build custom chatbots and integrate them into messaging apps

-1

Idea: A startup that pairs businesses with highly-rated freelancers

-1

Idea: A platform for managing the entire process of developing, tracking and paying for a freelance project

-1

Idea: Earning a living as a full-time freelancer

-1

Idea: A startup that is a marketplace for wearable companies to hire the same freelance engineers to build apps for their products

-1

Idea: A startup that wants to connect freelancers with large companies The company says it has a “sizable pipeline” of customers and has already signed up its first paying client, a “large financial services company”

-1

Idea: A directory of jobs in the gig economy, from Uber and Lyft to dog walkers and freelance writers

-1

Idea: A startup that connects German startups looking for co-founders with “potential employees” in the form of freelancers.

-1

Idea: A new twist on insurance for freelancers. The startup is a high-deductible plan with a really low premium — that also includes a loan component. The startup says it’s looking to compete with a 1500% APR loan and offer a 1% interest loan.

-1

Idea: A company that wants to help freelancers and remote workers without access to healthcare manage their health. Users take a quiz to determine their health needs, and then the company helps them find affordable ways to take

-1

Idea: A tool that helps large organizations hire and manage freelancers.

-1

Idea: A B2B company that provides software to help freelancers and contractors in the US legally collect funds from employers.

-1

Idea: A startup that offers live video transcription services, using a team of freelance transcribers to convert in-person events into written content.

-1

Idea: A startup that matches freelance developers with smaller startups looking for engineers.

-1

Idea: A startup for “micro-consulting”, connecting freelance consultants with small businesses.

-1

Idea: A data-driven chatbot for hiring and managing remote workers and contractors. It’s built for managing teams of freelancers.

-1

A “digital resume” for freelancers. The founder wanted to make it easier for freelancers to acquire new customers and for clients to find them.

-1

A business tool for people in the Philippines to find and hire freelancers for small-to-medium sized businesses.

-1

A startup for freelance designers. The startup has plans to expand to include a wider variety of creative services including programming, video and audio production and web design.

-1