Small business accounting is fun for some and a terrifying prospect for others. For me, it has at times been the second … but if I get into it, often I very much enjoy the bookkeeping needed to make a web design business work.
One thing you need to be aware of, if [...]
If you’re not masterminding your webdesign business, it isn’t likely to grow as steadily as you would like. There’s some comfort in going with the flow and doing one thing at a time, and letting a business develop au natural. However! This is a huge point to make: becoming the mastermind for your webdesign business [...]
I have experience with being overextended, so I warn webdesigners, do not take on more than you can handle. At first it might seem like a great boon to your business to have five clients at once, but if you end up feeling stressed and over-worked, it is not that good at all. You will [...]
When you’re starting a business, you’ll probably want to create a daily work schedule. However most creative people have trouble keeping to a specific schedule, so if this is difficult, be assured you’re not alone! Finding a schedule that works for you takes time and experimentation.
It helps to know what time of day you’re [...]
Preliminary to writing a business plan, you’ll need a webdesign company mission statement. Your business mission statement should express exactly what you expect to do for clients who choose to hire you. It should also express your ultimate intention for your webdesign business. Of course that can change from year to year, but write your [...]
I’m trying to decide which I like best: Firefox or Chrome. I’m sure some of you surfed in on Internet Explorer, or Safari, or something even more exotic. But for now, I’m considering only Firefox or Chrome.
I’m a long-time Firefox user. I tried Chrome about two months ago and converted right away. [...]
This week I started the tedious job of learning to install and customize yet another content management system (CMS) … this time it is Impress, which I chose because it was named 2009′s Most Promising Open Source CMS by Packt Publishing. So far I like it a lot.
The modules are [...]
Revised and updated: How to Start a Webdesign Business
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About MeI'm a xhtml/css web designer. I owned a webdesign business for five years and now write about how to start a webdesign business.
- Free Sample Service Invoice For Web Design Businesses
- Web Design Inspiration Sites
- Daily Work Schedules
- Accounting for a Small Home-Based Webdesign Business
- How to Write a Webdesign Company Mission Statement
- Masterminding Your Webdesign Business
- Why I Started My Web Design Business
- Marketing Plan – Part One: Choose Your Core Services
- A Browser Collection: What A Webdesigner Really Needs
- Applying For A Business License