In employment, especially in a bad economy and for someone who doesn’t have much money and is unemployed, the advice is often “take what you can get.” It’s easy to apply the advice to freelancing too, but you really shouldn’t. I know from experience. If you settle for a lesser price or a lesser type Read more about The Clients That I Avoid, and How To Avoid Them[…]
Due to the way things have gone the past couple of years, and the fact that I have had my best clients come through Codeable, I have decided to work exclusively through them from this point on. It came to my attention that, though I had a set up similar to how many web designers Read more about Moving Exclusively To Codeable[…]
Due to lack of interest from perspective clients, Quick Solutions has been discontinued.
So the freelancer has finished his or her job, it seems. It just needs to go through one final approval process. You found the freelancer on codeable.io and you are very happy with the site. But there’s one problem. You procrastinate on marking the task as complete, so much so that the freelancer who was Read more about Hurry Up And Wait: A Great Way For a Client to Mess Up A Freelancer[…]
The design process is very important to your overall goal. The process that takes place can determine the success or failure of your business or what the goal of your business is at the time. As a designer/developer, I’ve chosen to implement ZURB’s progressive design method, which I’ve previously written about. It’s not the method Read more about The Design Process: How it can take you higher or how it can cause you to crash[…]
Hello everyone. I’ve been super busy with some clients late in 2015 as well as working on this new website. Well, over the weekend, I finally uploaded the new site. Notable changes: Setting up a consultation In the past, you had to fill out a form to set up a consultation. Then I would get Read more about New site! And finally more content to come soon![…]
For the past few months, I admit I’ve not updated the blog. I’ve had a lot going on, including a vacation to visit my parents and then lots of jobs since then. As a result, I did not get back to creating any new content. For one reason or another, my life has been a Read more about New content returning…[…]
Hi everyone! You may have noticed I haven’t been posting much lately. I’ve been fairly busy as of late. I’m tackling larger and larger projects now. It feels good that things are going so well. I’m going to be reducing my retail hours more so I can focus more on website design. Once I have Read more about Super busy and loving it![…]
Your site should be up 24/7. However, as a business owner, you probably don’t have time to make sure it’s up and running 24/7, 7 days a week. You probably wouldn’t realize that your website was hacked until it is too late!
You see, WordPress is a great system, but it’s a target for hackers, and if your WordPress core, themes, and plugins aren’t up to date, and you don’t have a backup, you can say goodbye to that website work you had your web designer do!But there is a way to protect yourself! […]
I’m going to be moving all the sites that I host to a new virtual private server over the next few weeks. I am doing this a) in order to have more control of what can go on the server and b) so that the sites I work on have resources that can be dedicated Read more about Sites to move to new VPS (Virtual Private Server)[…]