Life revolves around two entities – office and home. Either we are racing with targets and deadlines or dealing with household chores. The result is we feel stressed out and irritable. An occasional weekend getaway is what we all need to feel refreshed. It helps to improve productivity at work and has a great impact on our employee-rating during the Balanced Scorecard (BSC) evaluation.
As a web designer, your business relies entirely on past, present and potential clients. Maintaining a good relationship with all clients sometimes seems difficult. It all depends on a designer’s capability of educating clients and setting achievable goals. Teaching them about your business and encouraging them to be self-reliant will help them to understand you and you can convince them that your services are value for money.
The quality of the user experience will determine whether you have a successful web business. Everybody is already focusing on creating aesthetic designs and ensuring that the landing pages are loading fast. But there are various other factors that give your designing business a push in the right direction.
Thinking of chucking your job to become a freelancer? You have a list of probable clients, educational qualifications and a few years of experience; so it shouldn’t be too difficult to get work, should it? It’s not that easy, believe me! You have to work really hard to even get the first assignment. Let’s see how you can move from being just a newbie to a successful freelancer.
You have already optimised your company website for search engines and you also have your social media profiles in place. Yet, you are not getting the expected response! Today, social media optimisation or SMO has become a necessity. In fact, it should be an intrinsic part of a website designer’s marketing strategy. Here are some tips on how to get noticed.
Today a web designer needs to be an all-rounder. You are not a marketing professional. You are a web designer trying to market the company. Website designers are brilliant and have in-depth technical knowledge. But they find it difficult to sell their company to a prospective client. Here’s a 5-step guide on how to convert potential customer into a regular, paying client:
Google statics show that 60-70 percent of web searches are on mobiles or tablets. Hence, responsive web designing (RWD) is a necessity. There are three main reasons why you should buy responsive website templates. But before you select one there are some important questions you need to ask:
A WYSIWYG site is easy to create and saves time. There are numerous automated website builders that have inbuilt drag-n-drop tools. But nothing can beat a hand coded WordPress website template which can be customized to individual clients’ requirements.
Limitations of an automated website builder
Similar in appearance: There is a level of sameness in the output when creativity is comprised. The designer works within the parameters of the tools like page builder or so. Pre-coded plugins and tools do not leave room for customization. The most the designer can do is adjust superficial characteristics like colour or shape. But the scope of use remains the same. Continue reading “Advantages of a Hand Coded WordPress Website Template”