Of recent times a lot of freelance skills has been on great demand, and if you are wondering on which one of them to acquire you are on the right article.

That’s right in this article we present five freelance skills that are in high demand and why they are so read on.

Let get into it, but please be reminded that this are not the only freelance skills that are available or that are in demand these are just our top five. So check them below.


Web design encompasses many different skills and disciplines in the production and maintenance of websites. The different areas of web design include web graphic design; interface design; authoring, including standardised code and proprietary software; user experience design; and search engine optimization. (Wikipedia).

Every business now is seeking online presence, and one way to do that is getting a website so it not a surprise that web design has emerged as one of the top paying online venture. In fact if you can design websites getting customers should not be an issue since every business is seeking online presence.


Graphic design is the process of visual communication and problem-solving through the use of typography, photography, iconography and illustration. The field is considered a subset of visual communication and communication design, but sometimes the term “graphic design” is used synonymously. (Wikipedia)

Being a graphic designer could fetch you a whole lot of money online during this era, this is because the most important aspect of business is the branding, and Branding is 70 percent all about the business logo which has to do with graphics designs.

Business owners are always sorting for graphic designer professionals for one aspect of work or the other and are always willing to pay.

Also note that logos are also used on websites.


Marketing is the study and management of exchange relationships. It is the business process of identifying, anticipating and satisfying customers’ needs and wants. Because marketing is used to attract customers, it is one of the primary components of business management and commerce. (Wikipedia)

Everything revolves around marketing in this era. This is because there is stiff competition for the distribution of goods and services to customers.

Having good marketing skills will surely set you up for greatness. Whether it your product or your employers company you want to push to customers you need good marketing skills.


Customer service is the provision of service to customers before, during, and after a purchase. The perception of success of such interactions is dependent on employees “who can adjust themselves to the personality of the guest”. (Wikipedia)

The survival of every business has a lot to do with the customer service, yeah this is because it is the only channel you get feedback from customers about your products whether satisfactory or not and make adjustments.

Customer service is so essential for the survival of any organization that most of the big organizations offer it 24/7.

If you are a good customer service provider getting a Job shouldn’t be a problem as organizations are always looking for skilled people that would interact with customers, solve customer’s problems and get feedback from customers and communicate company’s policies to customers.


Photography is the art, application and practice of creating durable images by recording light or other electromagnetic radiation, either electronically by means of an image sensor, or chemically by means of a light-sensitive material such as photographic film. (Wikipedia)

Yeah photography is on our list as one of our top freelance paying skills.

This is because no matter what people do being birthday, wedding or any kind of celebrations they love to take pictures and videos, this is because pictures and videos are the best ways of keeping memories.

Also don’t forget that the film industry that has been generating thousands of dollars revolves around photography.