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Freelancers Who Hire Other Freelancers

Freelancers Who Hire Other Freelancers

  Recently I was asking this question on Facebook: “Freelancers, out of curiosity, what other service professionals have you hired or partnered up with?” I posted the survey in Millo Mastermind, Freelancers’ Hub, and the Freelance to Freedom Project. Three Facebook groups for freelance creative professionals. I got 282 answers, and this is how the answers came back: I then dug deeper to see

Finding Your Copywriting Niche: 50+ Real-Life Examples

The Niche Notebook Find YOUR copywriting niche! 50+ niches actually picked by real-life copywriters Direct response copywriters, email marketing, resumes, etc.I have taken a special interest in copywriting niches… Niches actually picked by real-life copywriters and copywriting agencies. Whenever I stumble upon copywriting niche ideas, I scribble them down in my special notebook. I think of that particular Moleskine as

300+ Niche Market Examples for Creative Professionals - The Niche Notebook

62 New Web Design Niches

Birth professionals, fertility clinics, dog breeders, family farms, fitness gyms, personal trainers, wedding pros, and fire departments. That’s only eight of The Niche Notebook’s 62 new web design niches! I’ve also added a few new niches for photographers, e.g. the haunt industry, and for graphic designers, e.g. cannabis(!). Check out what 339 designers, photographers, illustrators and

Finding Your Web Design Niche: 100+ Real-Life Examples

The Niche Notebook Find YOUR web design niche! 100+ niches actually picked by real-life web designers Website designers, landing page designers, theme designers, eCommerce experts, web developers, etc.I have taken a special interest in web design niches… Niches actually picked by real-life web designers and web design agencies. Whenever I stumble upon web design niche ideas, I scribble them down in my special

Finding Your Graphic Design Niche: 100+ Real-Life Examples

The Niche Notebook Find YOUR graphic design niche! 100+ niches actually picked by real-life graphic designers Logo & brand identity designers, print designers, packaging designers, 3D/animators, presentation designers, etc.I have taken a special interest in graphic design niches… Niches actually picked by real-life graphic designers and graphic design agencies. Whenever I stumble upon graphic design niche ideas, I scribble them down in my special

Raise Your Freelance Rate Calculator

A slightly different freelance rate calculator…If You Focus, How Would Your/ Your Family’s Life Improve?For most of us, becoming an expert is the feasible way to charge more.​If you typically bill 20 hours a week, $10 more per hour means $10,400 extra per year.As a rule of thumb, an expert would charge between $60–$120/h. Or,

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How to Find Your Focus  Ilise is a business expert, a marketing coach, a national speaker and the author of 7 business books for creative professionals. Since 1988, she has provided coaching for designers and other creative professionals who want better projects and more control over their business. Ilise is the creator of the Pick a

Finding Your Photography Niche: 100+ Real-Life Examples

The Niche Notebook Find YOUR photography niche! 100+ niches actually picked by real-life photographers Commercial photographers, fine art photographers, expert retouchers etc.I have taken a special interest in photography niches… Niches actually picked by real-life photographers and photo studios. Whenever I stumble upon photography niche ideas, I scribble them down in my special notebook. I think

400+ Niche Market Examples: The Niche Notebook

The Niche Notebook Find YOUR creative niche! 400+ niches actually picked by real-life creative professionals Designers, illustrators, writers, photographers, etc.I have taken a special interest in creative niches… Niches actually picked by real-world creative folks. Whenever I stumble upon new niche market examples, I scribble them down in my special notebook. I think of that particular

Do I REALLY Have to Promote Myself?

Do I REALLY Have to Promote Myself?

Without Marketing, You May Starve As most freelancers, I’m not so keen on marketing. Or even worse, picking up the phone to sell myself. You are probably the same. What I really want is to pick and choose what clients and projects to take on. But here’s the dirty secret. The freedom to pick and

How to Know If You're Entering a Viable Creative Niche

How to Know If You’re Entering a Viable Creative Niche

Find Niche Markets of Living, Breathing, Hungry Clients To pick a viable niche market is the single most important decision for any business, freelancer or not. If you want to be successful, the viability of the market you enter matters. Neither an awesome person (you) nor stellar creativity, design or marketing skills will compensate for a

Photography Website Designer Alex Vita.

Photography Website Designer Alex Vita

Specialize as a Web Designer There are many reasons to pick a niche as a creative freelancer. Clients trust experts, word of mouth works better, and your marketing becomes more straightforward. For your inspiration, and to give you a little push to specialize, I interview creative freelancers who have chosen their niche. Meet Alex Vita!

David Michael Moore. Illustrator for Speakers & Thought-Leaders

David Michael Moore: Illustrator for Speakers & Thought-Leaders

Specialize as a Freelance Illustrator There are many reasons to pick a niche as a creative freelancer. Clients trust experts, word of mouth works better, and your marketing becomes more straightforward. For your inspiration, and to give you a little push to specialize, I interview freelance creatives who have chosen their niche. Meet David Michael

High-Potential Digital Marketing Niches for Freelance Creatives.

High-Potential Digital Marketing Niches for Freelance Creatives

A common way to specialize is to target a specific industry. I’ve researched high-potential client industries for freelance web & graphic designers who focus on digital marketing. These creatives deliver things such as display advertising, landing pages, campaign sites, social media profiles, and promotional emails. I want to share my findings with you. A niche is a combination of the product or service