Category: Freelance Design

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.

Creating a Web Design Portfolio that Sells

By on June 6, 2017

Your portfolio is your career calling card which provides a sneak peak for prospective clients. It’s one of the most important elements in your career as a web design professional where you can present your best work in the most...

How to Get Long-Term, Steady Web Design Projects

By on May 31, 2017

There are more than three billion people connected to the Internet – that’s a huge number of opportunities waiting for freelance designers to tap into. But the same dilemma remains: Why are there a lot of freelance web designers struggling...

Not Taking Negative Feedback from a Client Personally

By on May 24, 2017

There’s something deeply personal about being creative. It feels like you’re putting a piece of yourself in whatever you create. For many designers, it’s really a labor of love. The anticipation of sharing a shiny new design with a client...

Branding 101 for Freelancers

By on May 23, 2017

Branding seems like marketing jargon, but it’s actually an extremely important part of freelancing – much more than it’s given credit for. Whether or not you think branding is important or find it ridiculous, the truth is that we live...

How to Prepare for a Remote Job Interview

By on April 20, 2017

You’ve got an interview for a sweet remote working position. Congratulations. Now it’s time to prepare. Of course, you should follow the advice that any candidate should adhere to, like researching the company and your interviewer, appear enthusiastic and so...

Getting Traction for Your Newly Launched Website

By on April 17, 2017

So, you have launched your new website. Many hours of thought and hard work have gone into it. You are so happy - your website is now live! It is a proud moment.

How to Quit Acting Like an Amateur Freelance Web Designer

By on April 11, 2017

From time management to client communication, a web designer needs certain skills and traits to be taken seriously in the industry and achieve a long-lasting career.

15 Simple Productivity Tips for Freelance Designers

By on April 4, 2017

For freelancers, productivity means money. The more efficiently you get things done, the better off you will be both professionally and financially. That’s why we have put together this article that will give you some productivity tips on how to...