My True Story – How I Became Top Rated Upwork Freelancer
By : Farooq Shah
Publish Date : October 24, 2018

My name is Farooq, and I’m top rated #Upwork Freelancer. Today, I’m gonna share with you my own story. How I became a freelancer and what did I do learn new skills.
میری کہانی، میری زبانی

My Upwork Profile has this tagline:

WordPress and Graphic Design Pro

I started my online #Freelancing career as a Creative Copy Writer. This is how I transformed over the years.

“You can ask me do anything regarding WordPress, Graphic Design, Motion Graphics and Project Management.

The last 8 years have witnessed my transformation as successful WordPress Customizer, Developer and Designer. I have customized hundreds of premium themes. Have worked on premium plugins such as WP Bakery (Visual Composer – Page Builder), Revolution Slider, Membership Plugins, Popups, Mailchimp etc.

1) Creation and Customization of a lot many WordPress Themes (Divi , Flatsome, Avada etc) and integration of 3rd Party Plugins (Woocommerce etc) and Widgets with WordPress CMS via action Hooks and Filters. I love bootstrap and Foundation. I install themes from Themeforest and Mojo etc along with content management too.

2) I just didn’t invent Photoshop and Illustrator. You can ask me do rest of the stuff. Skin Retouching, Color Correction, Photo Manipulation, Image Editing, Icons, Ideas and beyond. I have done image editing for Real Estate Niche in particular and other niches in general. I have created Logos, Business Cards, Flyers, Banners etc. Well, you’d love the end result.

3) WordPress Customization, Photoshop (A to Z) and Illustrator (A to Z) are my core skill sets you can rely on.

4) For my WordPress Clients, I’m an Army Swiss Knife. I do Non-Linear Editing and Animations also when and if needed.

5) Above all, I’m The Project Manager. I can help you hire a team of WordPress Developers, Graphic Designers, Motion Graphics Gurus. I can help you with Typography, Color Schemes, Layout & Structure, UI & UX, Creative Manipulation, Retouching, and Business Ideas in terms of Online Advertising & Marketing. ٰ’ I’m your Creative Director.

6) I know a few unique secrets of SEO and Online Marketing & Sales. I’m passion head to toe. My clients love this passionate side of mine.
7) When it comes to Elegant Theme’s Divi. Ask me do anything to do around Divi or Divi Builder. Boom

I’m passionate about rendering my services with professional honesty and dignity.”