How We Created The Best Freelance Marketplace On The Internet

Are you unhappy with the lack of clients you are getting as a freelance web designer? We know, we asked, and we understood the need for a great place that connects freelancers with clients but we couldn’t find a good solution to recommend. Existing job boards, crowd sourcing sites and freelance marketplaces all seem to … Continue Reading

How To Do Your Best Work by Working Smarter, Not Harder!

Would you like to know how you could be so productive that in two hours you could get done what takes for most people a whole day? I have always been interested to discover “long-term shortcuts”, shortcuts which will keep me productive and healthy for years to come! Sure, there are short-term shortcuts like drinking … Continue Reading

Lessons I Learned Growing a 6-Figure Online Business in 2013

Do you want to learn how you can live your own dream lifestyle? Do you want to understand why others are successfully running their freelance online business while you may not? This article will mix life lessons with action. These are tasks for you to take so be prepared to look back at last year … Continue Reading

30 High Quality and Most Influential Web Design Blogs of All Time

I have spent some time browsing the Internet to find the highest quality and most influential web design blogs in industry. It turns out that it is really hard to find quality sources to trust. I was especially interested in the topics of web design, WordPress, UI, UX, HTML5, CSS3, jQuery, responsive web, and mobile … Continue Reading

You Are Alone No More: Introducing 1WD TV

Today we have really exciting news for you! How would you like to see yourself become a better web designer with our help? Do you feel like you are left alone on this journey to become a web designer? Do you want to see and hear how I flunked on camera and do you want … Continue Reading

1WD Ebook Launch Case Study: How To Get 8000 Downloads in 3 days

Two months ago 1stwebdesigner launched three ebooks, stepping into this market for the first time. We planned our promotion in a way that we had 8,000 free downloads in three days, which resulted in $1,000 profit for the first month through Amazon. The following month we did even better, closing to $2,000 for July. The … Continue Reading