The Startup
Published in

The Startup

How I earned $15,000 last month from freelance design

Hint: there’s no shortcut. I’ve been working at this for 17 years.

*** Update ***
I’ve written a follow-up piece about what I’ve done to sustain these freelance earnings over the long-term. Please also read How I earned $150K last year from freelance design.

--

--

--

Get smarter at building your thing. Follow to join The Startup’s +8 million monthly readers & +756K followers.

Recommended from Medium

How I Win High-Paying Writing Clients

How to be a self-employed tutor and not go insane

Don’t Quit Your 9–5 Before Securing these 5 Things

Surviving a Pandemic as a Digital Nomad

The Ultimate Guide to Working as a Freelance Writer

Mastering These 3 Simple Things Propelled Me To My First Six Figures as a Freelancer

1. 65+ Top Affiliate Programs for Bloggers + Content Creators

You Say “NO” but They Come Back Begging for a “YES”

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Benek Lisefski

Benek Lisefski

I’m a UX/UI designer from Auckland, New Zealand. Writing about freelancing & business for indie designers & creatives at https://solowork.co

More from Medium

Remote Work Can Be Profitable For Your startup

3 Stupid Instagram Tips & Hacks That Don’t Work in 2022

What Makes Filmmaking Fun… For Me?

Why You Need More Than One Bank Account As a Freelancer