How to market your freelance services: part 2

Posted on: June 14th, 2010

Get a website

If you read my earlier post about setting SMART goals you should by now have worked out where you want to get to and by what means (strategy) you are going to get there.

This next post in the series is about promoting your freelance services with a website. If you’ve been freelance for a while now, you probably have a web presence already. If so, does your site do you justice? Whether you’re working on a brand new site or about to revamp your existing one, here are some tips on how to maximise your presence online.

  • If budgets are tight, why not go for a WordPress site? They’re free and there are lots of design templates to choose from. If you’re not familiar with how WordPress works, you might want to employ the services of someone techie who can set the site up for you. (I did.) The great thing about WordPress is you can easily update the content of the site yourself without needing to hire a web designer to do it every time. (This blog is based on WordPress.)