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Share Your Summer Story For the Elance Spotlight

Elancers, here's an opportunity to share with us one of your memorable summer experiences over the past few months! You could win a $50 Amazon gift card just by answering the following question:

Where has online work taken you this summer?

Did you take an Elance project with you on your travels? Tell us about how being an Elancer allowed you to get work done from anywhere in the world. Were you able to take a vacation this summer due to an improved work/life balance? Send us a photo of one of your sightseeing stops with a caption. We want to hear (and see) your stories!

Ready to enter this month’s Elance Spotlight? Here are the details:

  • Send your photo, anecdote, YouTube link, etc. to elance_spotlight@elance.com with the subject line:
    Elance Spotlight - [your Elance username]
  • In the body of your email, include your:
    • Elance username
    • City and country
    • Short description of whatever you're sharing about your summer!
  • Feel like sharing? Use your Twitter, Facebook, Digg, or any other social channel of your choice! Post it on our Facebook Page or upload and tweet a link to @elance with hashtag #ElanceSpotlight.
  • We'll round up your submissions and share them in a future blog post.
  • We'll also select ten (10) winners at random to each receive a $50 Amazon Gift Card.
  • Submissions will be taken until Friday, September 30th at 5pm PT, and the winners will be announced the following week.
  • Limit one submission per unique Elance user.
  • Any submissions deemed offensive or inappropriate will be disqualified.


We're looking forward to your summer stories!