Well after ages of not ‘designing’ websites, I’ve decided to start making websites commercially. The move is really marked by some of the rip-offs that I’ve seen recently. I don’t know if it’s okay to over-bill a client because they don’t know how a website, hosting and basic e-mail work.
There’s a group of guys who billed over R 2’000 on a ‘basic’ website, and there were three bad things about it.
- They used a template that they found on the net, and it was a bit horrible.
- They couldn’t even mod the template properly, pictures look stretched etc.
- They ‘ripped’ the client off, there’s absolutely no useful functionality or anything that could warrant such a rate. Continue reading “Building a web design portfolio”