Wondering how to become a freelance web designer? Our guide offers practical tips to get you started.
This post isn't going to teach you how to design websites. We're going to assume that you've already got those skills. Maybe you studied web design in college, maybe you've been building your own affiliate or e-commerce sites, or maybe you've been working for a web development company and are just looking to become your own boss.
However you acquired the ability to build a website, we'll show you how to become a freelance web designer.
How To Calculate Your Freelance Average Hourly Rate (and What It Should Be) Last week, we took an in-depth look at some handy tips for financial planning for freelancers. In that post, we touched briefly on charging what your worth. Finding prices that are both fair to you and the market can be difficult, but it's an integral skill if you are planning to make it as an entrepreneur. So in this post we are going to share ways to calculate your current freelance average hourly rate and how to find out what it needs to be to live the life you want. Why You Need To Calculate Your Freelance Average Hourly Rate Whether you are freelancing as a side hustle or […]
Financial Planning for Freelancers As a freelancer, you enjoy all of the freedoms that come with being your own boss. But one aspect of working for yourself always turns out to be trickier than you expected: finances. Not only are you responsible for HR matters like setting aside money for taxes, but you also have to deal with the struggles of a much less predictable income stream than the typical 9-to-5 employee. So before you pull your hair out or have a finance induced anxiety attack, take a deep breath and let our guide to financial planning for freelancers keep you on track. Separate Your Bank Accounts When you first started freelancing, you may have never dreamed that it would […]
Productivity Tips for Entrepreneurs: 5 Freelancer Hacks To Get More Work Done Whether you’re freelancing full time or just working it as a side hustle, managing your own ability to get work done is paramount to your success. Without a boss to crack the whip or a quarterly progress report to file, the only thing motivating you to get down to business is yourself. That’s why we assembled our Legiit list of productivity tips for entrepreneurs These freelancer hacks aren’t a checklist for everyone to follow to the letter. The beauty of working for yourself is that you get to set your own rules. As an entrepreneur, you know that you don’t fit into the same mold as everyone else. […]