Don’t Publish Your Fees

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I get many questions about running a design business. The most common questions I get are: “how much should I charge for a website?” or “how much does a website cost?” I never give an exact answer. I see budding entrepreneurs getting bogged down with service lists where they want to specify exact tasks for […]

Passive Income and Business Report – End of Year Special

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Happy New Year! Every three months I do a passive income and business report. This one is really special because I now have data stretching back two years. And I’ll look ahead and make some new years resolutions My passive income Passive income is income you can earn in your sleep – not like swapping […]

Build Your Brand – Dominate Google Results For Your Name

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I am very lucky. I am currently experiencing the universe in 2013 from a desk in London as “Rob Cubbon”. If, however, my surname was “Smith”, I wouldn’t be so lucky. In case you haven’t noticed, things are changing. We now live in a highly connected economy. 20 years ago, I may have made a […]

Justify Your Web Design Work To Your Clients

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One of the biggest mistakes we as web designers can make is thinking that our creative work will sell itself. It’s an easy mistake to make. After all, when a client chooses me out of all of the other web designers around, I feel like they made the choice because they implicitly trust what I […]

Download Free Web Design Proposal

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It’s great when new client calls up. Sometimes I really fall in love with the potential site. But, as always in business, it’s important not to get too emotional and to back up your enthusiasm with cold hard figures and a professional-looking web design proposal. Please feel free to download my “bare bones” proposal in […]

How To Set Up and Organize a Meetup Group

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Human beings are social animals. If you work online, it’s really great to get away from the computer and meet people (we’re talking real life here). Meetup.com is the world’s largest website that facilitates face-to-face meetings. Amazingly, while you’re reading this there’ll be 5,000 Meetups going on in some part of the world. Meetup.com uses […]

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