The blog for web designers & developers
BUILD BETTER WEBSITES • GET BETTER CLIENTS • CHARGE MORE • AUTOMATE • GET YOUR LIFE BACK
Choose your flavor:
Join the community, share tips and get help in the Facebook group.
Get the best stuff delivered right to your inbox.
Sign up for WP Elevation’s free training Transcript James: Hey, I’m James Rose from Content Snare and you’re about to watch an interview with Troy Dean from WP Elevation. He’s one of the founders there. They have helped thousands, literally, thousands of people land more jobs at high prices in the web design WordPress … Read more
Transcript In this video, we’re going to go over best practices for getting website content from your clients. This is one of the most common questions we get from people just coming into Content Snare, and who want to use it to the best of its potential. So, what I’m going to do is walk … Read more
A web design project can go south before you even start it, if you’re not onboarding your clients properly. In this post, Erin Flynn will teach you the top three mistakes web designers make when onboarding new clients, and how to avoid them.
Ah, GDPR. My least favourite four letter word. As you’d expect, this is been a big part of our internal chats between our team, lawyers and the online community in general. First things first… This is not legal advice. You will almost definitely need to consult a lawyer to determine what you need to do … Read more
Web Designer Imogen Allen of Umbrella Digital Media talks about how to manage client expectations for project success and how to get things right from the very first point of contact.
Writing a great proposal for your web design or marketing clients makes a big difference in winning that work, and being able to charge more. Adam shares a ton of good advice on how you can do that
“Sorry, after considering your quote, I’ve decided I’m going to get my cousin’s wife’s brother’s dog to build my website.” *Rolls eyes* If you’re in web design (hell, just about any creative industry), you’ve heard this before. Many-a-job has been lost to a “family friend” who is “just getting into web design” and “can do … Read more
Having worked for more than a decade in agencies, two things have become transparent about managing projects: #1 – you must have a project process in place #2 – very few of your projects will actually follow this process to the letter, the process needs to be able to flex to accommodate different needs from … Read more
The latest update to Content Snare has one of the most requested features we’ve ever had – the ability to send/share requests without your client having to log in. There are also some other small goodies, all described below. Share without login When you send a request to a client, you now will be directed … Read more
“I don’t know what I want, but I’ll know it when I see it!” Urrrggghhhh. HEAD. DESK. Interpreting the client brief and client website feedback – it’s as much of an art form as designing or copywriting. From the client who knows everything to the client who is clearly clueless, turning the client brief into … Read more
Content Snare is part of Aktura Technology, a web app and SaaS development company. Web designers work with us to expand their capabilities. If clients ever approach you to build something that you can’t quite handle in-house, drop us a line.