If you’re not marketing, you’re at the mercy of taking whatever work comes to you, whether it’s work you want or not. You also don’t get the clients you want. When your marketing is targeted and consistent, you demonstrate to prospective clients that you understand their needs and remind them of you so they reach out when they have a need. In this interview with Ilise Benun, you’ll get marketing tips for designers and learn how to cultivate your marketing efforts to avoid feast or famine and to pick and choose the clients and work that you want.
Are You Getting the Clients You Want? With Ilise Benun: Read or Listen
Why should a client hire you when they can pay $50 to Fiverr or 99Designs, or set up a Wix, Weebly or Squarespace site themselves? Instead of being livid about what these commoditized services have done to the industry, take advantage of what they’re not offering and what they don’t do well. Learn how to set yourself apart from them and other designers and how to charge more for design work.
Stop Trying to Compete With Fiverr: Read or Listen
Learn how to perfect your print process, so you can avoid costly errors and save face. Find out about proper file setup, folds, binding, paper, ink, coatings, fonts, images, how to get print bids and more.
Perfect Your Print Process: Read or Listen
Find out if you are making any of these logo design mistakes. Also learn what to consider when pricing a logo design, how to make your logo designs better and how to add value to your work, so you can up your game, stand out from your competition and charge more.
Avoid These 10 Logo Design Mistakes: Read or Listen
Are you looking to make a successful living as a graphic designer? Are you frustrated with clients or coworkers rejecting your design concepts? Are your projects not profitable? Do you need more efficient workflows but don't have time to figure it all out? Design Domination is here to provide answers to those questions—and more.
Introduction to Design Domination Podcast: Read or Listen