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For a freelance designer, closing a deal is one of the least favorite jobs. A design pitch is only successful when you efficiently close a deal with your client and start working without wasting any time. Although, as a designer, your work says it all, however, closing a deal on a design project requires you to employ some of your communication skills of sales to let the client know what you are offering and how you are the best person for the job

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We have all been there, we have all done that! An unsuccessful assignment and a failed project – every web designer and developer have experienced this at one point in their career or the other. For such projects that you would rather forget, there actually can be a lot of good that you can take out of it. If you think it’s only you that can have a failed design projects, you might want to look around at some big companies like GAP who changed their logo and reversed it several years later. That was certainly a design idea gone wrong

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It has always been said that everything has its pros and cons. This is in fact true because when it comes to freelancing, a lot of people fancy it as you are not answerable to anyone and being  your own boss is sometimes the best thing in the world. Freelancers do face a lot of problems and one big problem that they have to handle is pricing of the projects. There are a few designers who offer their services with package based pricing. However, most of the designers have to give clients a custom quote, depending on the project and its demands. Time duration for completing a project will always be different for each project hence; estimating time is a challenge for all designers. Apart [&hellip

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Better is not always enough for designers. In most cases, designers are expected to come up with a best design. I have often heard people asking what the difference is when it comes to a better design and a best design. Designers grow with every new project and before you start working on a new project; your aim should be to outdo your previous projects. Now, the definition of better and best varies form a person to person. What appears best to some designer might not appear as best to the client or the user. Obviously, there are no set of rules defined to make a design best from being only better. In this article we will be discussing different perspectives of those people who [&hellip

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Clients bring business to designers and developers; therefore they are crucial to the business. So the smooth working of the business is made sure if you are on good terms with your client. The search of good business implies maintaining a healthy relationship with the client. What we usually see is that we keep getting projects but we sometimes forget that the best way to get regular business is by keeping the existing clientele. If they have liked our dealing and work, high chances are, they will consider us for any of their next project as well. So, client is to be considered an asset and to managed in a way that will make them your permanent clients. And this is what I plan to [&hellip

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Being a newbie in any field would never be easy. You are nervous yet excited to carve a niche for yourself but as I said, it is not an easy thing to do. Finding your first few clients is the hardest thing to do. Web designing industry has grown so much in the past few years that competition is also at its peak. So, fresh graduates who are in search for new clients should not just sit idle and wait for opportunities to come their way. Always remember, in order to succeed in life, one should look and grab opportunities instead of waiting for them to find a way towards you which hardly happens. In this article we will be discussing a few keys to [&hellip

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The main purpose of designing a web and developing a blog is to build a community and to bind it with sharing information. This is achieved through sharing the tips and suggestions to make it easy for fellow web designers and bloggers too. Client is one of the most important things in a website or a blog. The client assigns, direct and checks the task. But clients can sometimes get a little too bossy and difficult to handle. In this case, the best way to deal with this situation is to ‘steer clear’ of such a client completely. If there are things that will make your project a disaster, or the client situations are becoming too difficult to handle or if there are things which [&hellip

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The designing industry is one of the most thriving industries in the modern times and anyone seeking a career in this field is welcomed with open arms. But it is also true that the design world does not give you a margin if you are not ready to put your heart in it. The design of the website is what attracts a client but it is not simply the design that does the job. The website needs to be developed in the right way. And whether it’s designing or developing, one cannot bear a fruit until some effort is put into it. In our article today, I will discuss some tips and suggestions that can be used to design a website in a way that [&hellip

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Finishing the design task immaculately and in time makes you feel exuberant. The quality of your completed task gives you confident that you will be applauded by the client. However, it does not really happen all the time. An email describing discrepancy in the design spoils the joy of getting over with the task. The horrifying experience of mending already perfect design fears you. The inability to understand the depth of design by client makes you skeptical towards his competence to critique your design. It definitely is a terrible situation which immediately moves the project way down your priority list. Having a good working relationship with the client should not be difficult. Consistent education and communication on projects can make a huge difference on state [&hellip

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Freelancers are considered to be lucky by those who have to work 9-5. The reason is that freelancers are their own boss and they have the authority to work on the time which is convenient for them. Since freelancing has become a popular thing, there is going to be a huge competition in the market if you are planning to step into the field of freelancing. As a freelancer, you need to be a successful one and not just a freelancer. You need to polish your skills on constant basis in order to be able to meet the requirements of new clients and new changes. As a freelancer, you are not a part of rat race and you need to go ahead in the market [&hellip

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