We talk to real people who took the not-so-traditional route to make it as web design freelancers or business owners. Plenty of helpful tips and tricks along the way. If you’re looking to start a side hustle or just up your game as a web or UX designer, this podcast is for you.
How to Become a Digital Nomad with the Projects You Win on Upwork w/ Robert O'Kruk
24:28This week's guest is teaching us how to become digital nomads using the projects you win on Upwork.Episode Web Page with TranscriptWeb Design Starter Kit CourseResources:Leap Frog LeadsRobert's WebsiteMiro BoardDigital Nomad ForumRobert's Upwork Profile
Typography in Web Design: What You Need to Know w/ Oliver Schöndorfer
24:38I talk to Oliver Schöndorfer about what you need to know about typography as a web designer.Episode Web Page w/ TranscriptWeb Designer Starter Kit CourseEpisode LinksPimp My Type YouTube ChannelOliver's SiteOliver's NewsletterFont Follows Feeling ArticleFuture Fonts
How to Break Into a Web Development Career After 30
16:58Sign up for a time to chat with me!The Free Web Design Starter Kit CourseLate Bloomers BookStarting anything new is always a bit intimidating. BUT ESPECIALLY as you get older.You look around and you see people ten years younger than you who are easily doing things that take you days maybe even months to finish. So, how do you keep going when you get discouraged from being a newbie?That's exactly what we're talking about on this week's episode. AND, I'm chatting with Bryce who is a listener to the Self-Made Web Designer podcast.It's a great conversation about how to keep going when you're having trouble comparing yourself to others.
9 Common Mistakes Freelancers Make on Upwork When Trying to Win Projects
18:45Episode Web PageStarter Kit Course
How to Grow Your Side Hustle to a Million Dollar Agency w/ Mark Miller and Ted Vaugn
32:38EPISODE PAGE:How to Grow a Side Hustle to Million Dollar AgencyRESOURCES:History Agency WebsiteCulture Built My BrandMark’s LinkedInTed’s LinkedIn
How to Overcome Client Objections as a Freelancer and Win More Projects
15:42Episode Web Page AND TranscriptWeb Designer Starter Kit CourseIt Costs That Much Song
What You Need to Know About Web Design Contracts from an Actual Attorney w/ Paige Griffith
27:08Visit the Episode's Web PageVisit Paige's SiteThe Legal PaigeContract Templates for Web DesignersUse “CHRIS” in the coupon code to get 10% off all products on The Legal Paige site.These are affiliate links and will help Self-Made Web Designer do what it does: helping freelancers build successful freelance businesses or careers as web designers.
How to Make a Winning Upwork Profile
24:02Upwork for Web Designers CourseFree Masterclass: 3 Steps to Landing High Paying Projects on Upwork
How to Be a 6 Figure Freelancer on Upwork w/ Morgan Overholt
54:04Join me for a living training on how to find and land high-paying clients on Upwork:https://selfmadewebdesigner.com/upworkMorgan's siteshttps://morganoverholt.com/https://www.thesmokies.com/
5 Main Reasons Clients Reject You On Upwork
17:05Sign up today for my free masterclass at Upworkforwebdesigners.comEpisode web page