When you’re trying to run your own freelance business, it’s important to remember that you’re not just a design professional. You’re also a business owner. That means you need to learn not just how to do your design job better, but how to run your business better, too.
If you don't already know, you are constantly being evaluated by everyone you meet. I'm not just talking about the quality of the things you design or the projects that you code, either, although that's certainly important.
Getting your work noticed is not easy. There are thousands, if not millions of designers doing the same work as you, and if you're really honest with yourself, they might even be doing it better! But that doesn't mean you...
Building a website takes a lot of time and effort. The client doesn't always realize just how much work goes into it. If you don't properly set expectations and price things accordingly up front, inevitably there will be scope creep.
In the field of web design, there are far too many prices, skill sets, levels of professionalism, and differences in deliverables for any client to really understand them all, or even comprehend where to start.
No matter how good you are, everyone falls prey to inefficient workflows that rob them of their time and energy, not to mention limit their creative expression. These research-backed steps give creatives the tools to remove friction from their workflow,...
When starting as a designer, you might encounter some issues along the way, especially in the relationships you develop with your clients.