Here's the good news: Anyone can create, release, and sell Genesis Themes. Here's the bad news: Anyone can create, release, and sell Genesis Themes. What makes the difference between a successful theme and a total waste of server space? Well, … [Read more...] about How Not to Sell Genesis Themes
Business & Freelancing
Following are articles and lessons I've learned running my business. For articles specific to growing your business skills as a freelancer, visit my other blog at TheFearlessFreelancer.com.
I spent $45 on this theme, but it doesn't do what I want at all! If I want to use a slider, I either have to customize the home page myself or pay outrageous fees to a developer to do it for me. I'm not happy with this theme! Ok, so I made that … [Read more...] about Premium WordPress Themes: The Antithesis of Custom Themes
Part of my glamorous life as a freelancer involves writing proposals. I'm admittedly not great at it. Proposal writing takes time - time that is "wasted" if the proposal isn't accepted - and is frankly one of my least favorite administrative … [Read more...] about To Bidsketch or Not, That Is the Question (a Bidsketch Review)
Ever learn to drive a stick shift? If so, you probably didn't learn just by watching your instructor do it. All the watching in the world can't teach a foot to feel the perfect moment to ease off the clutch and give it a little gas. We learn by … [Read more...] about Teach Yourself to Troubleshoot
Last November I ran my first half marathon: 13.1 glorious grueling miles around Dallas' White Rock Lake. My prize for finishing? A shiny, hefty medal commemorating my accomplishment. And, of course, the finisher's t-shirt (thankfully minus the … [Read more...] about Aftermarket Add-Ons and the Price You Pay
Earlier this week I wrote a post about some Genesis Framework FAQs. The reason? Those were Frequently Asked Questions I received. Instead of answering the same questions over and over via email or social media, it made sense to compile them into a … [Read more...] about Do the Can Canned (Response)!