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Dummy text and image generators for your next mockup or website project

By James Rose - December 4, 2017 - 0 Comments

There’s nothing like threatening to go live with a bunch of Bill Murray pictures on a website to ‘encourage’ your clients to send you their content faster. So here’s a few generators you can use on your mockups and websites. P.S. You’ll notice the image generators allow you to embed a URL directly into an … Read more

How we grew an extremely active Facebook group to over 2600 for our business

By James Rose - November 27, 2017 - 0 Comments

Content Snare is actually our third software product. It’s probably the first time it feels like we actually have a clue about what we’re doing on the marketing front. Comparatively, the first venture is embarrassing to even think about how little we knew. It was something like 8 months in development (and completely built) before … Read more

How and when to say ‘no’ to a potential client

By James Rose - November 24, 2017 - 0 Comments

Finding freelance work takes a lot of effort — it can make you want to say ‘yes’ to any money-making opportunity that comes along. But it’s important to know how and when to say ‘no’ to a potential client if you want to get paid what you’re worth, scale your business, and consistently deliver quality … Read more

How to budget like a boss and stress less

By James Rose - September 12, 2017 - 0 Comments

I swear nearly every time I hear a podcast or read an article aimed at web agencies, the “feast or famine” cycle gets a mention. If you haven’t already heard of it, it’s the tendency for web agencies to have a ton of work on all at once, right before a slow period where we … Read more

How Content Snare hit #2 on Product Hunt

By James Rose - August 15, 2017 - 1 Comment

    Last Thursday, Content Snare went live on Product Hunt (PH). Like every good SaaS boy should, I’d planned the launch (nowhere near as meticulously as some others) in advance. This can be a massive undertaking, but it not need be. We’ll get into that later. That morning of launch, I got up early … Read more


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