We assume you’re here because you’re considering becoming a freelance web designer and are wondering if it’s a wise idea. Making a big career change is often fraught with questions and concerns, particularly now, when we face so much uncertainty.
It’s easy to make money with coding through freelancing, but figuring out where to start can be overwhelming for many beginners. The perfect time to turn your passion into a career is in 2021, the year that web design will grow in popularity.
Freelancing can allow you to earn money while learning to code. Taking courses or attending boot camps…
Welcome to the Freelancer’s Handbook publication on Medium. This is a publication focused on helping you succeed with your remote freelancing.
We share freelance success stories, how to articles, where to find work, and more articles to help you on your freelance journey.
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Throughout my 5+ years working remotely, the biggest mistakes I’ve seen are communication-related.
Communication is paramount when it comes to working remotely.
In this article, you’ll see 8 different mistakes I’ve made myself and those I see made, even today.
Also, I’ll include tips and recommendations on software you can use to help in these situations.
In a study at the University of Southern California, people rated a physicist’s talk as 19.3% better when they listened to it in high (vs low) audio quality. They also thought he was smarter and liked him more.
There are a lot of courses out there on improving your web development skills. There are even some courses that show you how to become a freelancer.
But, the courses you showing how to become a good freelance web developer are few and far between.
This article is for the intermediate freelance web developer. You’re looking to take it to the next level.
I’ll show you the best free and paid educational resources that I’ve found targeted at freelance web developers.
Let’s get started.
This is a course bundle of various resources by Kyle Prinsloo. …
I recently passed 2,000 followers here on Medium. Thank you everyone for following.
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4 years ago I wrote a post called Unsatisfaction. I laid out 4 areas in my life where I felt unsatisfied at the time. Those areas are Finances, Career, Personal Relationships, and Physicality. I wrote that I felt I had so much more potential in me that I wasn’t realizing.
I still feel similar feelings, but in this post I’d like to look back on that post to see what’s changed and how far I’ve come in the past 4 years.
In terms of my physicality as well I’m not satisfied. …
Remote work is now more prevalent than it once was, but there are still challenges. There are numerous interruptions, time-management issues, issues with where to upload files, and numerous other issues that are remote-specific issues. Some issues can be solved through software and those are the ones that we’ll focus on here in this article.
This article will be helpful for you if you’re both working independently and also if you’re a team owner looking to upgrade your set of tools for your team.
It’s also possible that you’re already using a set of software tools to work remotely. This…
Getting paid is one of the most important parts of freelancing. The key to making sure you get paid regularly and on-time is having a proper invoice system.
In this article I share with you the top 10 best freelance invoice templates. You can download them immediately. There are a variety of formats and styles to suit your preferences. I share DOC, PDF, Excel, software generators, and a few others that suit your needs best.
Before jumping directly into the list, I’ll answer some important questions related to invoicing and getting paid as a freelancer.
It’s possible you’ve already been…
Are you a WordPress developer looking for a freelance WordPress job? Or possibly you’re a writer or designer looking to work on a WordPress blog?
When it comes to finding good WordPress jobs a problem is that they’re spread out all over the internet. Unless you are prepared to search the internet from end to end, you’ll need direction to find the right platform to exhibit your WordPress expertise.
In this article, we’ve gathered the top 10 places for you to find the highest quality remote freelance WordPress jobs that fit you the best.
Alright, let’s get started…
React.js is a library with a big ecosystem and there are many articles, courses, and resources out there. It can be confusing to know which are the correct ones to use for your purposes.
In this article, we went through a lot of React-focused resources. We found the best ones for you. …