How to Land Your First Client - Freelancing 101

Devlin Peck
. Updated on 
May 5, 2023
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In this video, I walk you through my best tips and advice to land your first freelance client.

You get freelance clients by building your credibility and getting exposure. Credibility can come from work experience, degrees or credentials, existing relationships, your portfolio, and more.

In my experience, your portfolio is your best tool for landing your first client and making money as a freelancer.

Enjoy the video!

Devlin Peck
Devlin Peck
Devlin Peck is the founder of, where he helps people build instructional design skills and break into the industry. He previously worked as a freelance instructional designer and graduated from Florida State University.
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