⭐️ Hitchhiker’s guide to becoming a freelance designer
Courtesy of @daniandor_uiuxdesigner
Short guide of how I’ve switched from a full-time job to freelancing:
⏰ Get a full-time job
📚 Learn as much as possible
🤝 Connect with people
🖼️ Put your work out there
🕸️ Create a safety net
💸 Re-think salary
🔍 Let them know that you are looking for work
📝 Ask for recommendations & referrals
Bonus — 8 useful tools for everyday usage:
GetResponse — an email marketing platform that enables you to create a valuable marketing list of prospects, partners, and clients, so you can develop relationships with them and build a responsive and profitable customer base.
Manychat — visual bot builder for Facebook Messenger with broadcasts, analytics, scheduled posting and many other features!
Crello — free graphic design editor that helps create images for social media, print and other web-based graphics.
Funnelytics — the best funnel mapping software available to marketers and entrepreneurs today.
FlyWheel — is managed WordPress hosting built for designers and creative agencies.
Integromat — is a powerful automation tool that connects your apps and services to work smarter, not harder.
Leadpages — lets you build beautiful, high-converting websites, unlimited landing pages, pop-up forms you can add to your other websites.
FlowKit — allows designers to create frighteningly fast user flows within Sketch and Figma.
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