This week sees an important step forward for me as a freelancer… Yesterday I sent out my first email newsletter to some previous, current and (hopefully) future clients.
Category archives: Career
Yes it’s true. I blog for one selfish reason: financial gain. The great thing is, it finally seems to be working.
This month, my employer ceased to be Aspiration Media and became Soapy Co. No, I haven’t job swapped (again) rather, Aspiration Media has evolved.
Inspired by a post called process over at The Watchmaker Project, I thought I’d share my general process of working and getting these pesky websites built.
On Wednesday (31st October 2007) I worked my last day at Ichameleon Ltd and on Monday morning I started a new job for Aspiration Media. Although I enjoyed working for, and with, everyone at Ichameleon, my move to Aspiration marks an important step in my career as a web developer.
To try and increase sales and awareness at the JJB Sports website, I set about optimising the site for search engines and customers. The major success story was getting the site to the number 1 spot in Google (UK) for the keyword “nike trainers“. Here’s how I did it: