Stefanie

Stefanie has been involved with online marketing and blogging since 2008. Since then, she's built hundreds of income-generating websites and worked with hundreds of clients, all while traveling the globe having unique experiences.

Freelance Pricing Mistakes: 3 Times I’ve Screwed Myself Making Someone Else Rich

Freelance Pricing Mistakes: 3 Times I've Screwed Myself Making Someone Else Rich

From time to time, I come across a consulting “expert” who loudly proclaims that nobody should ever offer their services on commission/revenue share arrangements. Now, I really try to force myself to think up the most charitable explanation for things, so I like to assume they’re saying that because they think their audience won’t understand …

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The One Great Freelancing Secret

The One Great Freelancing Secret

I’ve been doing some form of freelance consulting for over a decade now, and in that time I’ve noticed something that would have surprised me back when I was just getting started. It’s this: Talent is less important than your willingness to keep asking for things. Some of the most successful consultants and copywriters I’ve …

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Should Freelancers Work on Commission?

Should Freelancers Work on Commission?

Every once in a while, I see someone asking this question. Usually, it’s a relatively new consultant who’s been pitching smaller businesses. Often, they lack confidence about their abilities, so it’s very easy for a determined potential client to talk them into lowering their rates or considering alternative fee structures. “After all,” they think, “If …

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Luck vs. Persistence: Which is More Important to Make a Living Online?

Luck vs. Persistence: Which is More Important to Make a Living Online?

I’ve been self-employed and working online for more than a decade now, and I’ve had the opportunity to know and work with a lot of people who were striving to do the same thing – some more successfully than others. At a recent event, I found myself talking with one of those unsuccessful strivers, and …

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