Web & Graphic Design Pricing

Graphic, web design prices and hourly rates for graphic designers are hot topics because these rates are like a first impression in the client’s mind — unforgettable. Arm yourself with the knowledge to create a pricing structure that both compensates you fairly and reflects your design business. Get the latest expert advice in graphic design self-promotion and marketing, growth, management and legal issues of interest to principals and design managers. And, find tips for starting your own design business.

Command The Fees You Deserve: Jan 21-23 Live Online

I’m in San Francisco, prepping for my new online course, Command The Fees You Deserve, which will be streaming live this week (Wednesday through Friday, Jan. 21-23, 2015) from 12-6 PM Eastern (9 AM-3 PM Pacific). It’s free to RSVP and download the bonuses — so do it now! I don’t really imagine you’ll be...

Summer Lull = Time to Improve Your Proposals?

If you’re experiencing a little “summer slowdown,” please don’t use it as an opportunity to panic. Instead, use the little August lull to work “on” your business instead of “in” your business. Let’s start with your proposals — I’ll be they can use some improvement. Well, I have the perfect solution to that problem: Monday,...

Designers’ Hourly Rates: Are You Charging Enough?

Are you charging enough? This hourly rate survey revealed some regional trends in what designers are charging for their work. Check out these useful statistics on how designers should price their design work. Information was collected in a survey of design professionals.

Take HOW’s Design Salary Survey

Admit it: You're curious to know how your paycheck compares to those of your design colleagues in similar positions. HOW's 2014 Design Salary Report will have all the answers, but we need your help!