What's New on Upwork

We recently renamed Upwork’s resource center the Hiring Headquarters—have you had a chance to check it out? From web development and design to marketing and information for startups, we’re building the ultimate resource for entrepreneurs, executives, and freelancers—and adding more every week. Here’s a look at some of the articles you may have missed.

A Guide to E-Commerce Platforms

More than 44 percent of Internet users have made a purchase online, according to Statista, and e-commerce revenues are projected to reach $22.822 trillion this year. Finding a platform that can integrate with your business and handle online transactions smoothly and securely is an important business decision. Learn more about popular options, as well as their strengths and weaknesses, in this guide to e-commerce platforms…

Developing a Magento E-Commerce Web Application

One high-powered e-commerce web application is Magento, an open-source platform that’s owned by eBay. Best used for medium and large online stores, Magento is flexible and feature-rich—but also complex. Learn more about this popular platform and why hiring outside expertise might be the best choice…

Have a look at the Hiring Headquarters to learn more about the tools, tactics, and technology that power businesses today.

Amy Sept

Managing Editor

As the managing editor of the Upwork blog, Amy Sept works with regular and guest writers to share information that helps freelancers and businesses navigate the future of work. She owns Nimbyist Communications and helps non-profits, startups, and small business owners get their content marketing on track.