Many Web developers work as freelance contractors, giving them control over the projects they take on, and the hours they work. This also means taking on the responsibility of invoicing clients, and making sure they have the ability to pay in a way that is fast and convenient for them.
If you think of code as the painter’s masterpiece, then the tools with which it is written are the brushes and canvas. Choosing the right system by which you can comfortably and reliably produce great websites is important.
WordPress has come a long way in terms of security and the prevention of unauthorized access. However, even with the extensive attention paid to making it secure out of the box, it remains a big target for hackers.
The market for Web developers is a competitive one. A new generation of tech-savvy professionals and the proliferation of personal branding tools like those found through social media have made Web development one of the most competitive trades in the market today.
A lot of our customers at RocketTheme are Web developers that use our products to build sites for clients. This process includes several phases of production, including the initial mockup, early build, and final reveal.
Possibly one of the most frequently asked questions we receive at RocketTheme is, "Do you have a good template for ________?" It's a good question, and one that can have many different answers, depending on the individual needs of the user.