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3 Simple Ways To Earn Money as a Web Developer

We all know that web development can be very lucrative, but it can also be very time-consuming.

If you're looking for some extra money to help fund your next big web project, you might want to check out these three different ways to earn money as a web developer.

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1.Freelance Websites

One of the best ways to build up a portfolio is to start building websites that you can put on your own site or that you can submit to a website directory.

There are plenty of web design, development, and SEO services companies out there, so finding one that will let you work on their projects as a freelancer is an excellent way to build up your portfolio and get some clients.

Once you have a few clients under your belt, you may want to consider launching a website for yourself where you can showcase your skills and start your own freelance business.

There are plenty of sites that allow you to do this, including Upwork, Fiverr, and PeoplePerHour.

If you are looking for professional tips while building your own website, check out :

5 Quick tips to build your own website as a web developer.  

2. Build your network

The easiest way to get new clients is to connect with other professionals and gain their trust. This is why it's important to cultivate your network and develop it through ongoing contacts, referrals and relationships.

In addition to making new friends, you may also be able to connect with other business professionals with whom you can share interests and collaborate.

Referrals are the backbone of the freelance world. They're the only type of connections that work because they are mutually beneficial. I don't have a problem recommending someone else who will come back to me when the time is right.

3. Join affiliate programs

Consider joining affiliate programs that pay for your referrals. You'll find that this will keep you in constant contact with the vendors you're recommending, as they'll want to keep you involved in their business so that they know you're happy with them and with what they've provided.

It's important to get involved in a service like the GoDaddy, Cloudways, Hostagtor, and Bluehost affiliate programs if you genuinely love the service.

It's not just a quick passive income, it's a rewarding experience that will bring you closer to the company.

These are professional opportunities, so don't be a spammer and offer unsolicited advice to your clients.

Clients can sniff this nonsense out from a mile away, so you shouldn't offer this kind of advice unless you are genuinely passionate about the work.

The best product endorsement that you can provide your clients is for those products you use and know you are successful using them.

And if you have success stories about how others have used your products to make a success of their business, you're sure to inspire others.

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Best of Luck

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