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...

Top Examples of Mobile App Notification Design

By on May 31, 2017

Notifications form a key component of many mobile apps. Many utilize both the native OS notifications, as well as some form of in-app notifications, often shown to highlight new features or messages. These messages serve to provide updates and information...

Be: 15 Fresh Pre-Built Websites for Small Businesses

By on May 30, 2017

Being a freelancer is cool, but it’s not without its challenges. While you usually have a great amount of freedom, you sometimes face challenges that office workers do not. You still have deadlines to meet; some of which were particularly...

10 Free Minimal & Barebones Bootstrap Starter Templates

By on May 29, 2017

The Bootstrap framework is quite popular with web designers. It provides everything you need to get a design project off to a running start. Plus, it’s been created with mobile devices in mind. On the downside, it seems like many...

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...

40 Essential Cheatsheets for Web Designers and Developers

By on May 24, 2017

You will find a compilation of the 40 most essential cheatsheets for frontend developers and designers. The collection covers CSS, HTML, JS, PHP, WordPress, Bootstrap, many of the popular code editors, and so much more.

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...

Best Sites To Find Completely Free Stock Images For Your Design Work

By on May 22, 2017

Free CC0 stock photos have become a huge commodity on the web. They’re easier to find than ever before and it’s quite possible there are millions of these photos to choose from. These free photos certainly make design work easier,...

Device Mockups In Website Headers: Design Tips & Examples

By on May 21, 2017

Mobile device mockups are perfect for demoing new apps. These mockups let designers edit the device screen to add UIs that blend perfectly and fit naturally into the mockup photo. Tons of mobile app websites also use these device mockups...

Customer Experience: 5 Ways to Make CX the Cornerstone of your Freelance Business

By on May 19, 2017

Ask anyone for the golden rule of business and their first guess at an answer might be: “make money.” Yet, really, the golden rule should be the same one we all have heard time and again – treat others as...