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.
When starting as a designer, you might encounter some issues along the way, especially in the relationships you develop with your clients.
The most important aspect of a project is to be able to read your clients mind. A company has policies that employees must follow and these policies will apply to freelance web designers, and the work they do.
Imagine if freelancers had x-ray vision or suppose Apple approves a gadget that makes x-ray vision possible (iVision). If this is possible then freelancers will not have any problem in discerning a potentially great client from a freeloading one.
We all have had bad clients, but who’s really responsible for that? Remember that every client is a human, who wants to be heard, appreciated, taken care of. Give and you shall receive. “Businesses have no emotion. People do.” I...