A candid look behind the scenes of Web Designer Beauty School

We identified at our Web Designer Beauty School Business Retreat last July that we were ready for change. We knew we were playing small and not reaching the people we wanted to reach (truth be told, we’ve been supporting women learning web design for over five years - and playing it safe by not really… Read More

How to handle clients who want to always pick your brain by Krista Smith WebDesignerBeautySchool.com

The answer may or may not be a quick one. If it is, you probably type out a few sentences and hit send, not thinking too much of it. Until the next request. And the next. Suddenly, you’ve become your client’s new free consultant. What began as a simple reply turned into a slippery slope… Read More

Stop Wondering How to WOW Your Clients today -- download our script at WebDesignerBeautySchool.com

Over in the Web Designer Strategy Academy (which we’ll be opening for registration again very soon!), we’ve been pouring over our discovery process. We’ve been talking about tightening up everything from your contact form to your actual discovery questionnaire that you send to clients after they’ve accepted your proposal. I guarantee you'll wow your clients… Read More

Six parting gifts every web designer should know about by Krista Smith, WebDesignerBeautySchool.com

You’ve spent the past month or two in close communication with a client while working on her website. You loved working with her — she is your ideal client. You hope that she considers you in the future if she ever needs more web design work. You’ve delivered an amazing website to her, but you… Read More

4 Simple Time Tracking Tips to Work Smarter, Not Harder - for web designers and developers. By Web Designer Beauty School

As a web designer who runs her own business, runs a web design school, and is also a mother, my time is precious. The more efficient I can be, and the more accurately I can estimate my time needs, the better off my business — and my stress level — will be. If you have… Read More

How to install a FREE SSL Certificate - video tutorial via WebDesignerBeautySchool.com

Google Chrome happens to be my browser of choice. It's what I use when I'm writing a blog post or coding a website. Currently, if I'm on a website that does not have a security certificate installed (meaning there is no https prefixing the URL in the browser bar), what I see that Google Chrome… Read More

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