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Life as a Freelance Web Developer: 5 Tips for Success

Successful freelance web developers all seem to follow a rather similar path, and they tend to advise others to do as they have done. First, they have a history of development and networking within their professional community; next they have continually improved their skills, keeping current with coding and other sub-skill sets; and third, they have what is often called an "entrepreneurial spirit" - that passion to be on their own and to be independently responsible for their own growth. Developers who are missing any of these elements are embarking on risky business as freelancers.