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Task Price + US$49.00 admin fee*

Speedlancer Subscription

US$99.00 /mo.**

Concierge Subscription

US$500.00 /mo.**

Starter Plan

From US$500.00 /mo.

Unlimited Plan: 1 Task

US$1,500.00 /mo.

Unlimited Plan: 2 Tasks (Concurrent)

US$2,200.00 /mo.

Unlimited Plan: 3 Tasks (Concurrent)

US$2,950.00 /mo.

Unlimited Plan: 4 Tasks (Concurrent)

US$3,500.00 /mo.

Enterprise Plan

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*Single Task pricing is comprised of the price the client sets for the task and an admin fee of US$49.00.

**With the Speedlancer and Concierge subscriptions, users get a 50% discount on all tasks. If the cost of a custom task is less than the cost of the subscription, the remaining balance is credited to the user's subscription. Credits can be rolled over.

Speedlancer also offers a selection of curated teams for hire, as well as a range of tasks at fixed subscription prices that can be converted to one-off pricing with the addition of a US$69.00 admin fee. Visit Speedlancer's website to view their full range of task options.


Speedlancer matches employers with curated teams of skilled freelancers. A range of paid plans is available to meet employers' needs, including one-off or monthly options. Freelancers hail from all over the world and can register and upload their portfolios for free.

Canada-based employers can post tasks under any of the platform's specialized categories. Native English speaker support is provided, and a concierge service is available to manage projects and teams.


  • Employers are promised delivery of their work within a four-hour deadline.
  • The platform features a variety of task posting plans that include one-off and bundle options.
  • Unlike other options like Upwork and Freelancer, employers benefit from curated talent and pre-negotiated fees.
  • The platform includes task tracking via a task management portal.
  • All teams are overseen by a concierge and the platform features AI-driven technology to track the progress of tasks.
  • Employers receive confirmation that a task has been completed and tasks are delivered to employers via email.
  • Employers are entitled to a free revision of delivered tasks.
  • Slack integration and a dedicated Speedlancer "slackbot" make it easy to directly communicate with freelance teams.
  • The platform features 24/7 support provided by native English speakers via telephone, email, Slack, or live chat.
  • Speedlancer has an established social media presence.


  • Speedlancer is less affordable than local options, such as Workhoppers.
  • The platform doesn't offer free task posting, which Guru does, and Upwork also features a free basic project posting option.
  • A time-based rather than an outcomes-based pricing model applies to completed tasks.
  • Prices are only quoted in U.S. dollars.
  • Employers only qualify for one free revision of completed tasks.
  • The 4-hour delivery time is not guaranteed for revisions, which will usually be completed within 24 hours.
  • No permanent hiring options are available.
  • The platform is available in English, and it does not feature a French language option.


Speedlancer boasts work done for prominent organizations like Facebook, GoDaddy, PWC, and Forbes. On Trustpilot, Speedlancer has a rating of 3.7 out of 5 stars from less than a dozen reviewers. Product Hunt features a single negative review.

Speedlancer vs. Workhoppers:

Between Speedlancer and Workhoppers, the latter is better positioned for employers looking to hire local talent. Speedlancer is a global platform where monthly plans start at US$500.00, while Workhoppers's prices start at C$39.00 per month. Speedlancer hand-picks skilled freelancers, while Workhoppers perform AI-powered candidate matching.

Speedlancer vs. Upwork:

Speedlancer and Upwork are freelance marketplaces, but only Speedlancer matches skilled freelancers to tasks. Both offer a wide array of paid plan options. Upwork features a free basic posting option, while Speedlancer's prices start at the task price determined by the client plus an admin fee of US$49.00 for a one-off task.

Speedlancer vs. Freelancer:

Speedlancer and Freelancer both allow employers to post freelance roles, but Speedlancer is slightly more feature-rich with candidate matching tools. Speedlancer's monthly plans start at US$500.00, while Freelancer offers a free project posting service. Neither platform has a French-language option.

Key Information

Legal Name

Speedlancer Inc.


Adam Stone

Founding Date

Jan 01, 2014


814 Mission St., Level 6, San Francisco, CA 94103 USA






What does Speedlancer offer?

Speedlancer provides a marketplace for employers to hire teams of remote freelancers representing a wide range of specialties, including design and development, podcasting, thought leadership, virtual assistance, content marketing, and many more.

What does it cost to hire a team of freelancers with Speedlancer?

Speedlancer's pricing starts at US$500.00 per month, but employers can also opt for posting a one-off task where they set the price and then pay an additional admin fee of US$49.00.

How do I create a Speedlancer account?

  1. Go to the Speedlancer home page.
  2. Click on the menu icon near the top-right of the page.
  3. Select "Signup" in the drop-down menu.
  4. Complete the online form with your details.
  5. Click on "Submit."
  6. You will be sent an email prompting you to verify your account.

How can I edit a Speedlancer task posting?

You can edit any task through the "Private Messages" tool on the task page.

How can I delete a Speedlancer task posting?

Speedlancer allows one refund on a canceled project. Projects can be deleted through the "Private Messages" tool.

How do I hire the best freelancers on Speedlancer?

  1. Provide the freelancers with sufficient task background and context.
  2. Tell them what is not required, such as "The blog post does not need any hyperlinks."
  3. Specify as much as possible, for example, "Provide the file format."
  4. Ask them if they have any questions.

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