ConvertKit vs MailChimp: Which is better for you? After experimenting with (and paying for) both, I'll share with you why I ultimately decided to move from MailChimp to ConvertKit. I'll lay out some pros and cons of both and, if you're thinking about using either service for your email marketing, … [Read more...] about ConvertKit vs MailChimp: Can my perspective help you?
Business & Freelancing
I'm a small business owner and service provider. Below are articles about my experience with freelancing, running a business, customer service, and more.
If you’re still on board with freelancing after reading my blog post, Do You Even Know Why You Want to Become a Freelance WordPress Developer?, then gear up, today we’re going to tackle a huge aspect of the freelance world you need to know about: customer service. See, as a freelancer, you’ll … [Read more...] about Fire Fire! Dealing With Clients When It All Goes to He**
The other day I came across this quote from Lao Tzu: “Nature does not hurry, yet everything is accomplished.” Now even though LT didn’t have to deal with client demands, deadlines, and a digital stack of emails before breakfast every morning, he understood one important aspect of life: … [Read more...] about 7 Ways You Can Improve the Efficiency of Your Business
I had the pleasure of speaking at WordCamp San Diego on how writing (or blogging) on your WordPress site is an integral component of your lead generation strategy. Below are my slides and some key takeaways to help you write for better lead generation. Why write? What does it have to do … [Read more...] about How to Write to Attract the Leads You Want
If my recent post about why you should (or should not) become a freelance WordPress developer inspired you to finally leave the corporate world and set off to work as a freelancer, kudos! While this is certainly an exciting time, it can also be super terrifying. After all, how are you going to … [Read more...] about Finding New Clients Doesn’t Need to Be So Difficult
This post is a continuation of my series on 30 Days to Better SEO, my journey through To the Top: Empower Yourself With Real-World SEO Knowledge. Here are the previous posts in the series if you'd like to catch up: 30 Days to Better SEO - Week 1 30 Days to Better SEO - Week 2 Day … [Read more...] about 30 Days to Better SEO – Week 3