Creating a Web Design Portfolio With No Experience

Creating a Great Web Design Portfolio (Even With NO Experience)

Your web design portfolio is arguably the single most important key to success as a web designer or front-end developer. For that reason it’s important that your portfolio instils confidence in any prospective client.

Mac vs PC for Web Design and Development

Mac vs Windows: Advice for Web Developers

One of the fundamental tools in every web developer's arsenal is their PC. Wait, who am I kidding?

Web Design: The Pros & Cons (For Freelancers)

It’s 2019. Everything is evolving around us faster than you can say “Digital Branding”. So how do you keep up? Especially as a freelance web designer.

Everything You Need to Know Before Starting Your Drupal Career

Drupal is a great piece of software. It’s no surprise then, that you may be interested in building a career in Drupal.

Freelancing as a self-taught developer with no experience

Web development is a lucrative business. In fact, any job related to design, development or programming can be incredibly lucrative. Especially today. And freelancing, in particular, does come with its fair share of benefits.

Making a Regular Income as a Freelance Web Developer

More and more web developers are considering freelancing. And realistically, it’s a viable, sustainable method of earning a long-term stable income, with the perks of being able to work with your own schedule and from anywhere you want.

Should I go to university to become a Web Designer/Developer?

So you’re passionate about starting a career in web development? Then you’re likely wondering where to start in terms of education, and whether it’s necessary to enroll in a college or university to become a Web Designer or Web Developer.

How many projects should I take on at once as a freelance web developer?

One of the most important factors in building a successful web development career is time management. And as we all know, that problem only grows when you’re working solo as a freelancer.

What don't they tell you about web development?

The web development industry is big business. And as time progresses, the opportunities that the market has to offer are becoming increasingly more exciting.

Avoiding Burnout as a Web Developer in 2019

Burnout is, quite simply, a result of overworking. And if there’s one thing that is common amongst web developers it’s just that.

How To Build the Perfect Web Development Workstation

For full-time web developers, having a great workspace is key to productivity and progress. In fact, for most web developers, not enough attention is paid to the creation of a space that fosters focus, growth, and good code.

How to hand off websites to your clients

Web developers come in all shapes and sizes. There are those of us who enjoy building the foundation for a long-term relationship with clients, and others who tire quickly of the same project.

Do you need qualifications to freelance as a web developer?

Contrary to popular belief, qualifications do not make web developers. Web development is in fact, an intricate art form and I firmly believe that there are two main qualities that differentiate web developers:

The struggles of a freelance web developer

Most of us are accustomed to working as an employee for somebody else. In many ways, freelancing is still seen by most people as a luxury. But that’s for good reason.

Starting a freelance web development business

Freelancing can be a great way to enjoy your career in web development. Individuals in all industries are taking up freelancing at an increasing rate.