10 Painful Mistakes that Cost You Freelancing Work

Do you know why you lose gigs? If you're like most of us, you probably don't know. The truth is that most freelancers have no idea why they lose a client or why they don't get a gig. There are plenty of freelancing mistakes that can cost you work. Happily, most of these mistakes can be avoided. Making mistakes in the process of finding work can be painful. As freelancers, we count on a steady stream of … [Read more...]

What Happens When the Website You Are Working on Blows Up?

It's every developer's nightmare. You finally get approval from the client to go live and launch the client's website and then BOOM! Something happens and the whole site blows up. I recently had this scenario happen. Thankfully, the site wasn't live yet, but the client still expected me to fix the site, with no offer of extra payment, even though I wasn't the one who blew up the site. There's no doubt … [Read more...]