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Become a Freelance Web Designer

So You Want to Be a Freelance Web Designer

Many freelancers start out by simply building a Web page for their mom or a friend and then figure that they are freelancers. And all they need is a home page that announces their availability and clients will come flocking to their door.

Oh, if it were only that easy.

If you want to become a successful freelance Web designer, you need to know more than just how to build Web pages. This class will walk you through the steps to become a freelance Web designer, and give you the tools you need to get clients and stay in business. Even if you read every article in this class, it still won't be easy, but you can head off some of the more common problems that most beginning freelancers have.

The lessons will arrive daily and will cover a variety of topics, including:

  • Skills you need and skills that are nice to have
  • What you should have to start out
  • Business plans
  • Pricing
  • Contracts
  • Your website and business documents
  • Your office
  • Promoting your Web design business
  • Taxes and finances
  • Legal issues
  • Finding clients
  • Quitting your "day job"

Sign Up Now and Get Your Freelance Career Rolling

This is a free online class. Lessons will be sent by email to the address you provide below. You can take the class as slowly or quickly as you like, and you can request lost lessons or get lessons sent to you ahead of time to go faster.

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