How to Get More Clients Workshop Closing Soon

Think of your leads as the fuel that keeps your freelance business going. If you run out of leads, and aren't generating new ones, your business will slow and eventually die. But if you know how generate leads, it will be easy for you to get more clients and then, your business can truly thrive. Why You'll Benefit from "How to Get More Clients" Most people view marketing, sales, and lead generation as … [Read more...]

Boost Your Freelance Business With Email Marketing

Email marketing consistently produces the biggest Return On Investment (ROI) for small businesses. According to the Direct Marketing Association, businesses average a return of $40.21 for every dollar spent on email marketing. It has played a key part in the success of my websites over the years and I want to show you how to both to increase your freelance business and to increase your own ROI. Most … [Read more...]

Free Webinar: 5 Stages of Your Freelance Business

Tuesday, March 11th from 1:20 to 1:40 p.m. CST (that's right, just 20 minutes) I will be hosting a free live online training class, and I wanted to give you all the details. UPDATE: We have added a second webinar to give you another day and time to attend. Same webinar, on Thursday, March 13th at 7:20 p.m. CST. The class is titled The Five Stages of Your Freelance Business, and it will cover a lot of … [Read more...]

New Workshop: How To Get More Clients

Last month we hosted our first workshop here on Freelance Folder and it was a huge success. We had a wide variety of freelancers participate, which made for a lot of creative energy on the call and a fun Q&A session. If you have been struggling to get your freelance business off the ground or if you simply have not seen the growth you were hoping for, its time to take action. Here are all the … [Read more...]

An Exclusive iStock Promo Code for Freelancers – March 2014

Our friends at iStock reached out to us and let us know about a special promo code they are running for Freelancers. Now through March, new users get 14% off all iStock credit packs! Click on the button below access the promo code. Then create an iStock account and copy and paste it in the promo code box when you check out. Additionally existing uses can use this other code to save 8% off any credit back. … [Read more...]

20 Best Flat Design Templates

A website is only as interesting as its design renders it. We’ve all had the pleasure of knowing just how engaging flat design is, and that the web community hasn’t just relied heavily on this style over the past year - but still continues to support the trend with mounting enthusiasm. If you’re smart, then you, too, will continue to use this type of design in the making of your next websites. It’s a … [Read more...]

Get More Clients: Last Call For Early Bird Pricing!

Today's post is a quick reminder that our first ever Freelance Folder Live Workshop is quickly approaching!! Because of that, early bird pricing will end at midnight, Thursday, January 30, 2014. That's why, if you haven't seen our video about getting more clients, you should watch it here now: Then, if you want more clients, a river of leads, and to save $100 with early bird pricing, go here for the … [Read more...]

What’s The Biggest Challenge In Your Freelance Business Right Now?

First, allow me to introduce myself. My name is Conrad Feagin and I just acquired the FreelanceFolder.com website property. I am excited to be a part of this community and have big plans for 2014. Over the next few weeks, you will see quite a few changes to the site as we make some much needed updates to the content and the site design. When I started out as a freelance web designer in 1996, I had no mentors, … [Read more...]

Giveaway Alert: 3 Developer Subscriptions to Try DIVI from Elegant Theme

Who is Elegant Themes? Elegant Themes takes pride in its collection of 86 exquisite themes for WordPress websites (with Divi, 87). 200k happy users presently use this service. If you pay $39, you can peruse more than one theme, for as many websites as you want. What is Divi? Elegant Themes users have been waiting impatiently for a new WordPress theme to be released since October, and now it’s … [Read more...]

Top Places From Where to Get Your Holiday Stock Images

Images that allude to the current season ignite a spark of recognition in viewers’ minds, so if you’re a blogger, advertiser, publisher etc., you know what this means – by using holiday-driven images, you attract new clients. But which are the best sources to acquire this type of stock photos for Thanksgiving and Christmas? This is a list with 10 of the topmost stock photo agencies in the winter of 2013. YAY … [Read more...]