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Become Top Rated on Upwork: My Experience

After trying to do it for a few months I recently got that Top Rated badge on Upwork and I'd like to share my experience, maybe give a few tips on the subject. Hopefully this will help others avoid the few mistakes I've made. The minimum requirements to become Top Rated as a freelancer are: A current Job Success Score of 90% or higher First hire on Upwork was more than 90 days ago Maintained Rising Talent status or a Job Success Score of at least 90% for at least 13 of the last 16 weeks - to get a job success score you will need at least 5 completed jobs - takes a little time A 100% complete profile  (this will help you become Rising Talent very early on)  12-month earnings of at least $1,000 Up-to-date availability (if unavailable now, set a date estimate ) An account in good standing with no recent account holds  - this one is pretty easy  Activity on the platform - submit proposals regularly, reply to invites, etc. Requirements for Agencies are