The Freelancer API allows software to send complex tasks to humans, retrieve the results, and pay for the completed work. It provides a way for users to access public information on Freelancer.com programmatically. It can be used to set up a food delivery network, crowdsource the price for a local repair job, plug into a large pool of translators and more. Freelancer enables machines with the ability to tap into the power of the human cloud workforce by sending complex real-world tasks for Freelancer.com's users to solve, retrieving the results, and paying for the work. Freelancer.com is a global freelancing and crowdsourcing marketplace with over 26 million users, that scales to the needs of business owners, by automating their business processes. Ten-time Webby award-winning Freelancer.com is in over 1,000 areas that includes; website development, logo design, marketing, copywriting, astrophysics, aerospace engineering and manufacturing.
Freelancer.com has made a name for itself in the outsourcing world with a simple platform for hirers to access freelance work across the board. Through its API, Freelancer.com takes its service a step further through automating hiring of Freelancers. Could the human on the hire-side be obsolete?