Achieve Success as a Freelance Graphic Designer

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    I tried 99designs as a Logo Designer (so you don’t have to)

    For those in the creative field, as a logo designer you are probably familiar with 99designs, a freelancer platform for connecting graphic designers and clients. One of its most well-liked (or most-disliked depending on your position) features is design contests, where graphic designers compete against one another by creating designs based on the client’s brief,…

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  • Getting Clients on Reddit as a Freelance Graphic Designer

    As a freelance graphic designer you would probably agree when I say that one of the biggest challenges is getting clients. In order to have long term success it’s important to know how and where to effectively promote your services to attract clients. One such way is through Reddit, which is a social media platform…

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  • Making Money with TeePublic as a Freelance Graphic Designer

    If you are looking to sell shirt designs and make money in the process, be sure to check out TeePublic, a curated community of the world’s best designers.

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  • Hosting Your Portfolio on SiteGround as a Freelance Graphic Designer

    Your portfolio site probably won’t need much resources when it comes to web hosting. As such, you can pretty much go with any web host provider that’s half decent and not have any issues. That said, I would highly recommend hosting your portfolio on SiteGround. The site has been around for more than a decade…

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  • Avoiding Bad Clients as a Freelance Graphic Designer

    Most clients are great to work with — but it’s inevitable that you will meet your fair share of bad clients as a freelance graphic designer. Here are some red flags to look out for so you know which ones to stay away from.

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  • Finding Success on Reddit as a Freelance Graphic Designer

    Reddit is one of the biggest and busiest websites. As of 2015, it had 542 million monthly visitors — a vast market for a freelance graphic designer. The site is organized by area of interest called subreddits. There are subreddits for everything, including ones where designers can find and apply for jobs. So how do…

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  • Payment Matters as a Freelance Graphic Designer

    You have to take extra care when handling and settling payment for a project, especially as a freelance graphic designer. If you don’t, then the time and effort you invested might be for nothing. After all, you rely on such projects to pay the bills, so don’t take payment matters for granted.

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  • Pricing Your Services as a Freelance Graphic Designer

    You are your own boss as a freelance graphic designer, which means you have to price your own services. The question is — how much should you charge? Indeed, pricing your services when starting out as a freelance graphic designer can be tough and you will probably have a hard time coming up with a…

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  • Planning for Success as a Freelance Graphic Designer

    As a freelance graphic designer you are considered self-employed and have to take up the challenges of working for yourself. It also means you are basically exchanging time for money, with income based on when a client decides to hire your services — which is a scary prospect, especially if you are used to the…

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  • Looking at Your Site Design as a Freelance Graphic Designer

    You have built your portfolio and set up your site. Now it’s time to move on look at your site design as a freelance graphic designer. While your portfolio site has to look good and function well, its main purpose should be to convert prospects into clients. In other words, every design decision, from color…

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