If you are a website designer / web developer , you have huge opportunity to make money , there are several ways through a web designer can earn money, some of them are following –
Note – A web designer must have multiple source of income , if you are choosing web designing as your career.
By designing websites for new clients – As we all know that there is a huge growth of internet users day by day , on mobile devices as well as on desktop , laptops & tabs . Hence ecommerce & internet marketing is getting very much popular now a day for every sought of business . Hence this is very clear that the need of website is must for every business , whether you have a small business or big business. So , the need of a website is getting mandatory , and if you are a web designer then you just need to approach to your client & make good money . But if you are a new web designer , if is quite difficult to get clients on regular basis. But once you have , a some collections of websites designed by you in your portfolio , you would be able to get clients easily even you charge them high pricing.
Blogging – In order to get regular income , I will suggest you to create a blog in which write regularly 1 or 2 post in a week on the topic in which you have more knowledge or any topic of your own interest. Monetize your blog from various advertising program . one of the best advertising program is google adsense . you can also use affiliate marketing on your blog. This would be a regular source of passive income for you .
Domain & hosting reseller – Become a reseller of domain & hosting space , you can sign up with godaddy or hostgator for purchasing the reseller plan . once you purchase a reseller plan from these companies , they will give you a simple procedure which will not take more than 30 minutes to get your reseller website ready . Configure & customize it with your own pricing & details. Even you need not to worry about , customer support , these companies provide customer support for your reseller clients. You need not to worry for payment gateways , theywill provide you the payment gateway integrated with your reseller website. Since you are a web designer , you can tell your client to buy domain & hosting from your reseller website.
Renewal of your client domain & hosting – This is an additional big income every year for doing just nothing . For example – if you are a full time web designer & if you have designed 100 website for you client in 1 year . Then even if you charge $10 USD extra for domain renewal & if you charge $00 USD extra for hosting renewal , to your client then you will be able to earn $20USD X100 = $2000 USD just only by renewal services each year. If you create 100 more website next year your earning will get doubled every year.
Offering SEO Services to clients – Search engine optimization is also very much important for a website , hence , your client will definitely ask for this & if you are a web designer you must have knowledge of search engine optimization & you may be aware that the charges for SEO Services are very high. [Read more…] about Top 10 ways of making money for a freenancer web designer & developer