Ways to Increase Your Monthly Income as a Freelancer

Becoming a freelancer is a way to work at home and be independent without having to start a business. Freelance work varies greatly. Some projects require clients to sign written agreements, while others provide work based on verbal agreements that are enforceable through the nature of the project. Some freelancers provide written estimates of work and request deposits from clients.

Ways to Increase Your Monthly Income as a Freelancer

Payment for freelance work also varies greatly. Freelancers can charge by the day, hour or page or per project. Instead of charging a flat rate or fee, some freelancers adopt a value-based pricing scheme based on the perceived value of the results for the client. Arrangements could include up-front payment, a percentage up front or payment upon completion. For more complex projects, a payment schedule based on completed stages of the project could be set out in the contract.

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60+ Fresh Single Page Website Designs for Design Inspiration

As you’ve already seen in our previous posts about Single Page Website Designs that showcasing your work in single page design is a hot trend now days. It’s kind of ironic to see what designers can do with single pages as modern age designers love to experiment with things and observe how people interact with their work. Even though this is not a common trend to follow but still as the new design styles come up, and as more and more designers notice them and make use of them in their work, this kind of trends emerge.

60+ Fresh Single Page Website Designs for Design Inspiration

In this presentation, you’ll find a variety of highly-creative, beautiful and most importantly inspirational designs which is following the same trend of single page designs.

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Monetisation or Trust- What Should You Do With Your Blog?

When we start up a blog or website there’s a specific reason why we do so. Most of us start up a blog for economic reasons: We want to generate revenue. Whether we do this revenue generation through advertising, selling products or selling services it rarely matters. What does matter in most cases is that we do make a profit off the blog. And so the concept of monetisation comes up very early in your strategy.

Monetisation or Trust- What Should You Do With Your Blog?

Some people say you should monetise your blog from the very start. Others say you would be better off putting off the money and building an audience. So where do you start?

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Dapurkue- Free XHTML/CSS E-Commerce Template for Your Online Business

Once Again, we’ve got something special for our community. We’ve again came up with cool freebies giveaway as promised. This is our way of saying thanks to our readers for being part of the instantShift community and helping us make it to where we are right now. We never wait for special occasions to announce good freebies. To continue our grateful attitude to our readers and community in general, we are glad to release this Free XHTML/CSS E-Commerce Template DapurKue. It’s our latest high-quality freebies addition for instantShift readers.

Dapurkue- Free XHTML/CSS E-Commerce Template for Your Online Business

“DapurKue” is a XHTML/CSS E-Commerce Template suitable for any online business and has all the requirements and features of a typical online shop. This layout was designed and developed by Tokokoo as an exclusive gift for instantShift readers.

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Filter Forge Giveaway- Winners!

A weeks ago, we created a contest at instantShift called Filter Forge Giveaway had announced the giveaway of 3 Free Basic Edition Licenses of Filter Forge (worth $149 each) which is an excellent photoshop filter creation tool with a strong community spirit.

Filter Forge Giveaway- Winners!

We’ve got more than 70 response comments. After voiding spam and non-legit comments we have left with 56 valid comments. It’s really good to see that how we can able to help in our reader’s life and their profession.

In case, If you missed this giveaway, make sure you are ready for next one as we going to create more such giveaways in future.

Congratulations to all the winners!

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How to Effectively Handle Web Design Criticism

Regardless of where you work or who you work for, taking criticism is part of the job. Sometimes comments demand a response. Other times, ignoring them is better. Determining when and how to respond to negative comments is something that every individual and organization wrestles with.

How to Effectively Handle Web Design Criticism

Despite its negative associations, criticism can be an excellent opportunity to grow—but before you can respond effectively, you need to recognize the opportunities. One certainly experiences criticism in the field of design as well, and we put this article together to talk about how to effectively handle criticism on the social web.

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