When you decided to become a freelance blogger and work via the internet, you probably never thought your looks would matter.
But they do. Potential clients judge you on appearance, and some of them are backing off because they don’t like what they see. Gods, it’s like being back in high school.
So why is freelance blogging such a beauty pageant? Because, duh, you’re selling something. People buy with their senses and emotions, so when you’re selling, visuals are just as important as words.
Before you get all uppity: I’m not saying you’re ugly.
Your “freelancing face” might benefit from a makeover, though. I’m talking about your portfolio site, and at the end of this post I’m giving away a premium website facelift to help yours look gorgeous. [Read more…]