Tag: freelancing

  • Getting Clients on Reddit as a Freelance Graphic Designer

    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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  • Working with Drop Servicing Agencies as a Freelance Graphic Designer: Why You Should

    Working with Drop Servicing Agencies as a Freelance Graphic Designer: Why You Should

    One of the challenges of being a freelance graphic designer is that you have to source for your own clients. Instead of doing what you love — which is design — you have to invest a lot of your time and effort into promoting your services, outreach, and networking to secure clients and projects. What…

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  • Making Money on VectorStock as a Freelance Graphic Designer

    Making Money on VectorStock as a Freelance Graphic Designer

    As a freelance graphic designer VectorStock is one of the stock graphic platforms you can consider when it comes to making money and passive income. Based on my experience it’s possible to earn from VectorStock, though like Adobe Stock it depends on the quality and quantity of the images you upload.

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

    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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  • Considerations on Accepting Crypto Payments while Freelancing

    Considerations on Accepting Crypto Payments while Freelancing

    I’m always a believer in diversifying as a freelance graphic designer — and that includes catering to a wider range of clients by not only accepting fiat, but cryptocurrency as well. At the moment public perception of cryptocurrency isn’t positive, and with good reason due to the many scams and frauds that has happened over…

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  • Making Money on Adobe Stock as a Freelance Graphic Designer

    Making Money on Adobe Stock as a Freelance Graphic Designer

    As a freelance graphic designer it’s always important to diversify your income sources for better financial stability. If like me you have been in the business for a few years, then you probably have graphics such as vector illustrations and logos that are left unused from past projects — here’s where making money on Adobe…

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  • The Importance of Passive Income for a Freelance Graphic Designer

    The Importance of Passive Income for a Freelance Graphic Designer

    After freelancing as a graphic designer for so many years, I have really come to realize and appreciate the importance of passive income. After all, there are only so many hours in a day, and who doesn’t want to be making money while sleeping or not doing anything. Having sources of passive income is vital…

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  • My Experience on the Stresses of Freelancing

    My Experience on the Stresses of Freelancing

    In my previous blog article I talked about the joys of freelancing for me, hoping that my experience would motivate you to take the plunge as well. At the same time, it wouldn’t be responsible of me not to describe the stresses of freelancing I have faced and am still facing as a graphic designer.…

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