The hidden disadvantages of offering low-cost web design packages

As a freelance web designer, one of the biggest challenges you may face is determining how much to charge for your services. Many freelancers, including myself, are tempted to offer low-cost website packages to attract more clients, but this strategy can have some significant drawbacks. I recently removed my landing page and three-page packages from…

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WordCamp Phoenix 2023 Recap

Cami speaking at WordCamp Phoenix 2023

It’s been ten years since I started attending WordCamps. My first was in Seattle in 2013 and I’ve attended and volunteered most years it’s been held in my community. I am so lucky I’ve been able to branch out and make it to WordCamps outside of my community. I’ve attended both Portland and Sacramento. GoDaddy…

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Why I’m starting a podcast

Yeti mic in front of a laptop with a person speaking into it.

I can’t exactly remember when the idea for this podcast was born, but it was at my parents’ house several years ago. I was visiting them and helping out by power cooking over long weekends. My Mom had dementia and had lost her cooking skills, and my Dad was always going to Taco Bell. My…

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Getting work done when you’re tired

Photo of a woman feeling tired at work

I’m exhausted. I have been for several weeks due to circumstances outside my control. However, I’m pushing through my tiredness every day. Maybe you are having difficulty getting to sleep or are tired, too. All of us have days when we feel unmotivated and out of sorts. You can’t go back to sleep when you…

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What I learned at WordCamp US 2022 (for my business)

I had two main objectives while I was attending WordCamp US this year. I was there to learn things for my clients, but I was also there to learn as a business owner. I’m happy to say the event was an excellent experience for both of my goals. In this blog post, I will share…

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