Even if the nineties have long gone, there are still many sites designed as online brochures. We should probably ignore this kind of sites, as Google, Bing and Yahoo ignore them and potential customers stay away from them driven by gut instinct. However, for a freelance web designer, sometimes it’s time to raise some money, […]
I took the plunge of going self-employed 6 months ago and truly, I have not looked back. This lifestyle is so much better – I can manage my own time, I value my hours and money more and I get to work from any location. Currently my chosen location is my home. I don’t intend […]
Social networking and bookmarking tools have been growing since they hit the mainstream in 2005/2006. Nearly everybody uses Facebook, and those who don’t at least have an account. Webmasters are harnessing bookmarking technologies such as Digg.com which allow people to post links to their favourite pages. Tools such as Squidoo and HubPages allow for the […]
Learn how to create a simple Business Card design with this Photoshop tutorial for absolute beginners. A quick and easy guide to explore many Photoshop functions while having fun and creating a simple badge design step by step.
Excuse me for the Battlestar Galactica pun, but to become a freelance webdesigner and enjoy some success you really have to act like a Cylon: prepare, plan and act. First of all: structure your workload for a happy life! You will find yourself buried if you don’t plan your work. Think about working in a […]
I have been freelancing for a couple of years and I’ve come across all sorts of people and done a lot of varied work in internet web design and web development. This is a summary of experiences and tips regarding freelancing.