Behind The Scenes – First Month Freelancing

first month freelancing

It’s been a whole month since I launched Five Pixels – and what a month it’s been! I have booked my first five clients and I am already busy producing amazing designs and websites for them. It is no small task setting up and launching a business, so in this post I’ll talk about what I did before I launched, and then all the things that I did in the first month.

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How Much Is A Website?

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How much?

Are you looking to get a website built or redesigned, but finding it really hard to know where to even begin with your budget?

Web design and development has a long way to go before it’s anything approaching transparent on the pricing front. There is even an air of secrecy around what some freelancers and agencies charge. Personally I think that being clear about pricing saves time wasting and sets correct expectations right at the beginning. I followed with interest recently a request on a Facebook business group for an approximate price for a simple three-page site. The questioner had dozens of responses with links to companies, but only two of them gave her the direct figure she explicitly asked for. She was quoted £300 and £1500.

Wow. So why the discrepancy? And what should a simple website like this cost?

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