If you want to do some online networking, you may want to check out an event that its organizers are calling International Freelancers Day. It is an online conference with presenters and, according to the site, the opportunity to network with other freelancers via chat.The basic descriptions runs as follows:
Join us on September 21, 2012 for a special online conference like no other. You'll learn from 13 of the world's most respected professionals and thought leaders in the areas of freelancing, marketing, social media and personal development. They'll reveal proven and actionable business-building ideas, insights, tactics and strategies that will help take your "business of one" to the next level.
Sessions include topics such as: "How to Be Amazing When You Suck at Selling," "Anatomy of a Winning Proposal," and "Don???t Leave Money on the Table! 13 Negotiation Tips to Earn More."The conference itself is free if you register. It will stream in real time, so that you can pick it up in progress if you come in mid-stream; if you miss anything, or want to hear it again, you will need to purchase a presentation replay for $49.