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The Dollars And Sense Of Freelancing Financials

The Dollars And Sense Of Freelancing Financials

So, by choice or circumstances, you have found yourself freelancing. Your business plan consists of “making as much money as possible!” Will that work? I’ve seen plenty of articles on the formula for figuring out what you need to make to turn a profit yet none of them ever really...

Increase Website Traffic with a Squidoo Lens

Increase Website Traffic with a Squidoo Lens

Squidoo is a hidden gem in the social tool world. Squidoo has been around as long as some of the biggest social networks on the planet, yet is often overlooked by website designers, business owners, and marketers. It’s not overlooked because it doesn’t work, it’s overlooked because it isn’t as...

Social Networking Vs. Social Media – Understand The Difference

Social Networking Vs. Social Media – Understand The Difference

People feel a natural need to hook up and increase their relationships. There is an in-depth based need among human beings to share. Just as the online world has changed, the scene of people to buy music, arrange holidays, and research at school projects, has also changed the way of...

Myth Busters – The Web Design Version

Myth Busters – The Web Design Version

One of my favorite TV shows is undoubtedly, Myth Busters on Discovery Channel. People are very interested in enjoying the latest crazy ideas applied into practice, exactly what the creators of the show, Adam Savage, Jamie Hyneman, Kari Byron, Grant Imahara, and Tory Belleci know best. I am grateful to...

Use Blog Comments to Increase Return Visitors and Build Relationships

Use Blog Comments to Increase Return Visitors and Build Relationships

Blogging is an amazing way to help increase traffic to your website. I remember writing about Blogging for Business in my Honors Program Final Project about 7 years ago now. Since then many website owners have realized the power of blogging for growing website traffic, and thus, their business. By...

How to Sell the Most Important Brand You Own – Yourself

How to Sell the Most Important Brand You Own – Yourself

Branding is the most important part of every business. The success of most businesses relies largely on the popularity of the brands. People remember a brand and follow it, which gives impetus and growth to the business. The goal of every startup is to build a brand name and to...

How to Get Your Clients to Stop Comparing Rates

How to Get Your Clients to Stop Comparing Rates

Have you ever had the experience of spending a couple of days consulting with a potential client, gave him everything he wanted, only to lose him to another provider simply because of price? Yet you know competing on price is a losing strategy. For one, you only have 24 hours...

Sun Tsu: The Art Of War… And Business!

Sun Tsu: The Art Of War… And Business!

I recently received a call from a young designer who I met when she was in art school. I reviewed her portfolio and several years later at a local graphic design group meeting, she reintroduced herself and thanked me for being kind and helpful in that review. She became an...

Hire Interns to Help with Your Website Development Projects

Hire Interns to Help with Your Website Development Projects

In this economy all businesses are looking for ways to become more efficient. Whether you’re a website development company who builds websites for clients or you’re a business owner who needs to build your own website, hiring an intern with website development skills can be a very strategic move on...

What Should a Web Designer Learn From a Blogger and a Blogger Learn From a Web Designer

What Should a Web Designer Learn From a Blogger and a Blogger Learn From a Web Designer

It is a trend amongst designers to share their thoughts, techniques, and skills with other people by using a blog. Much more, some designers learn this job by consulting the blogs (obviously, in addition to reading books, listening to podcasts) and others sharpened their potential. The blogs are very advantageous...

The Real Reason People Love Instagram

The Real Reason People Love Instagram

Where Instagram Fits? The twenty-first century is the age of social interaction. The only way to survive and thrive in the new era of technical and cyber commerce is to bridge the gap once believed to be essential for the professional image. “Stand out and rise above,” they told us....

How to Write a Marketing Plan for Your Website

How to Write a Marketing Plan for Your Website

Are you looking for ways to drive more traffic to your website? Aren’t we all… Have you ever considered putting a Marketing Plan together for your website? When it comes to achieving your goals, I’m a big believer in planning. Putting a Marketing Plan together can drastically increase your ability...

Freelancing: The Important Parts

Freelancing: The Important Parts

Freelancing is an art, and a science. It is difficult to master, and notoriously hard to continue doing. Creativity is hard to call on a moments notice, and almost impossible to squeeze out with barely any sleep. Freelancing in general though is a way for us to take the things...

Tracking Your Email Campaign Results The Winning Way

Tracking Your Email Campaign Results The Winning Way

Email campaigning is very much in vogue in the present-day business world and it does indeed bring successful results. It is one of the simplest ways to make the world know about your business and keep people updated about what is new. These days almost everyone is active with their...

The Science of Networking and Connecting Through Social Media & The Blogosphere

The Science of Networking and Connecting Through Social Media & The Blogosphere

Connecting through the social media gives powerful tools to smaller, independent businesses. Companies can reach established customers and attract new clients, find out what trends are hot, and promote engagement with their websites. I have discovered that websites like Facebook and Twitter open up tremendous possibilities for referrals without spending...