Launchers - Build a successful web design business

36 EpisodesProduced by Patrick AntinozziWebsite

Launchers is the world's first social network specifically built for web designers. (and people who want to become one)More specifically, people who want to build their own web design business and design their ideal lifestyle.This accompanying podcast will teach you how to start and grow your very o… read more

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How to Build a Web Design Portfolio Out of Thin Air (Bonus Challenge!)

September 10th, 2019


Yes, we're talking about building a web design portfolio again. Because, frankly, it's super hard to do. And many of you still have questions about …

16 Common Web Design Mistakes You’re Probably Making Right Now

September 3rd, 2019


After years of running my own web design agency, I’ve seen a lot of people make some crucial web design mistakes. (and refuse to learn from them)

I want to keep you from making those same mistakes.

By removing these …

Transform Your Business, and Life, By Quitting These 6 Bad Habits

July 24th, 2019


It wasn't until I completely removed these bad habits from my life that my lofty dreams began to materialize into reality.

I'm willing to bet that you're hooked on at least 3 or 4 of these bad habits right now. Some of …

8 Questions to Ask Your Web Design Clients Before Getting Started

July 13th, 2019


My fellow web designers out there know all too well that clients love to ask every question under the sun before choosing you to build their website.

So let me ask you something...

Why aren't you doing the same thing?

A Step-By-Step Web Design Process For You to Follow

July 3rd, 2019


I’m not even joking when I say that, out of all of the questions I receive about running a web design business, about 70% center around the “web design process”.

I’m going to give you the web design process that I …

BONUS: Are Money and Fame the Keys to Happiness? (A Personal Story)

June 13th, 2019


New York City, winter 2015. New York had just had their warmest Christmas in history, with temperatures rising all the way up to 72F. 

There I was, chilling in a swanky blues bar in Manhattan, sipping on a delicious …

BONUS: The Hidden Dangers of Believing Everything You Read and Watch

June 6th, 2019


I recently found myself in the waiting room of a physiotherapist, hoping to find a solution to some troublesome neck woes. In the center of this …

Why I Moved My Web Design Business From Weebly to WordPress

May 30th, 2019


For those of you who have been following along with me over the past few years, you'll know that I've been singing Weebly's praises for quite some …

5 OTHER Fantastic Web Design Podcasts You Should Listen To

May 23rd, 2019


While most web designers have the luxury of living a commute-free lifestyle, and working from home in their PJ's and Captain America slippers, many still enjoy listening to podcasts while doing other mundane activities …

User Experience for Web Design: The What, Why and How

May 16th, 2019


User experience (or UX), in the broader sense of the term, is pretty self-explanatory. It is the experience a visitor/user/customer has when using …

8 Psychological Sales Tricks That Will Get You More Web Design Clients

May 9th, 2019


I hate doing sales. Always have too. It was my least  favorite part about working on the family business with my dad and, if  I’m being honest, it’s the least favorite aspect of running my own web  design business today.

Work-Life Balance is Destroying the Barriers Between Work, and Actually Living

May 3rd, 2019


Work/life balance is a common term used by startups and big corporations alike.

Employers use it to show potential hires that they are the progressive, modern, forward-thinking type of business you’d want to be a part …

How I Landed One of the Biggest Executives in Canada as a Client

April 25th, 2019


Web design is an incredibly crowded industry. If you have a small business, you likely receive dozens of emails and phone calls every month from someone trying to sell you web design. Mostly from India or Bangladesh…

How to Build Passive Income Into Your Web Design Business

April 18th, 2019


Building a website is merely the first step to building a killer online presence. The real work takes place afterwords. And for some reason, many web …

BONUS: Are These 6 Apps Fueling Your Phone Addiction?

April 15th, 2019


I recently simplified and detoxed my smartphone. I deleted apps, turned off notifications, and created a search-powered interface. (this also happens …

BONUS: 5 Ways to Simplify Your Phone and Detox Your Mind

April 11th, 2019


Along with all of the good things smartphones accomplish comes a  whole list of nasty byproducts. Addiction, depression, laziness, low  self-worth, …

How to Learn Web Design FAST in 2019

April 8th, 2019


Learning web design in 2019 is simpler and faster than ever. That doesn't mean it won't take a lot of work. It just means that it's a lot easier than it used to be.

Every other web design blog will tell you to do …

10 Amateur Blogging Mistakes That Make Your Readers Sad Inside

April 4th, 2019


The blog reading experience sucks. The majority of blogs are terrible. They ignore the needs and desires of their readers, force antiquated "marketing" strategies and obsess over nothing more than making a cheap buck. …

BONUS: How I Paid Off $14,000 of Credit Card Debt in Just 7 Months

April 1st, 2019


There are lots of things I’m terrible at, but I’ve always been good  with my money. I manage my budget closely, and make sure to have financial goals to strive for. So when I found myself with a large amount of credit …

Are You a Victim of Starbucks' Free Advertising Strategy?

March 28th, 2019


It happens nearly every week.

As I scroll through my social media feeds, and swipe through an endless lineup of stories, that all-too-familiar green …

Why I Deleted Facebook

March 24th, 2019


Every time I logged off of another Facebook session, and felt completely indifferent to the time I had just wasted, I justified why I did it. …

Are you Driving Your Web Design Leads CRAZY?

March 21st, 2019


What do you do when your business is so successful, everyone starts copying you? How do you fight off all of the copycats and wannabes? You make you

16 Things Web Designers Can Do When Business is Slow

March 18th, 2019


The reality is, every business has slow periods. It’s not unique to web design. It’s at these low points where your true perseverance and …

How to Deal With the Haters

March 15th, 2019


*Don't worry, there are zero references to Taylor Swift within*

It's scary to create things for a living. Whether you build websites, write books, share your thoughts online, or craft handmade cup warmers, creating …

11 Ways You're Wasting Your Most Precious Resource

March 13th, 2019


Time is a finite resource, one that we treat far too casually.

Do you look at spending time the way you think about spending money?  Time is a …

BONUS: 3 Reasons Why I Quit Netflix for Good (and You Should Too)

March 9th, 2019


We live in what is considered to be the Golden Age of television. There have never been more high quality shows on TV. The storytelling  and …

The True Definition of Failure (and How to Fail CORRECTLY)

March 6th, 2019


I don’t want you to think I’m preaching a defeatist attitude. Far  from it. I think we live in an exciting time. The internet is affording  so many …

14 Terrible Excuses That Are Keeping You From Building a Successful Business

March 3rd, 2019


After three years of hard work, I’ve managed to build a successful  web design business that allows me to craft my ideal lifestyle. Namely,  one that …

5 Reasons Why I Decided to Start This Podcast

February 28th, 2019


Last week, I did something I never thought I’d do. I started this podcast.

Fantastic.  Another random dude who thinks he can do a podcast because he listened  to an episode of Serial and bought a Blue Snowball …

How to Build a Brand New, Attention-Grabbing Brand From Scratch

February 26th, 2019


A great brand crafts a story. A narrative that people can, want and even  need to connect with. A brand with vision and purpose. One that goes  beyond simply making money. 

In this episode, we're going to discuss The …

How to Get Web Design Clients Using Google Maps

February 18th, 2019


So you want more web design clients, eh? I mean, who doesn’t? There  are a lot of different methods to go about getting these clients, but  I’m …

How to Decide What to Charge for Your Web Design Services

February 18th, 2019


Recently, someone who was interested in my web design services expressed her (all too common) frustration to me:

“I  just don’t know how to do this. One guy is quoting me $400, you’re  quoting me $1,500, and this other …

9 Simple Tricks to Drastically Improve Your Website's Performance

February 17th, 2019


Getting your website to load blazingly fast has never been more important. With each progressive algorithm update, Google is prioritizing high quality content and stellar user experiences.

Website performance is a

How to ACTUALLY Get Web Design Clients When You Don't Have a Portfolio

February 17th, 2019


 You’re starting a web design business. You have the skills. You have the motivation. You have the passion and patience to see this through to the end.

But you don’t have customers. And you want some. Nay, need some. …

10 Skills You MUST Have if You Want to Become a Web Designer

February 17th, 2019


In my research for this episode, something became abundantly clear to me. There is a lot of misinformation about what skills you need to have in order to design websites.

Most of this information included things like …

How to Start Your Own Web Design Business in Just 24 Hours

February 17th, 2019


Building my own web design business is the most fun I’ve ever had while working. It was also a ton of work.

There is nothing easy about building a business, and the same goes for building your own web design agency. It …

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