How James makes $2,000 monthly designing websites

By Ayo Akinfolarin / October 14, 2018

James is a 25 year old Chemical Engineering graduate of the University of Lagos. 12 months after graduation, James enrolled on Udemy to learn web site design. He did this because a good job was not forthcoming.

After the Udemy course, James went for internship with a web development firm in Lagos for 3 months. He was not paid for the 3 months internship. James learnt a lot from the web development firm. Today, this young man earns $1,500 – $3,000 as a website designer every month. He works as a freelance web developer.

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How did James achieved the feat of making good money every month

Skills acquisition

Skills acquisition is very important if you want to make money from web design. James enrolled on Udemy and read a lot of books on website designing.

He also watched hours of videos on website development on YouTube. The videos helped him a great deal on his quest of becoming a good web developer.

James started designing websites immediately after concluding the Udemy course on web development.

Unpaid internship

To further sharpen his website design skills, James took an unpaid internship in one of the best website development companies in Lagos.

He learnt a lot of tricks on this job. He saw live demonstration of website design and development. The experience was worthwhile for James.

As a matter of fact, James got his first high paying contract from the web development company.

Joining a freelancing site

To make good money from website design, James joined freelancing websites like Fiverr. There he made good money from designing of websites for his clients.

James has clients from almost all the continents of the world. James also joined other freelancing websites in order to broaden his clients’ base.


James started a blog on web development and design. He bought a domain name, hosted the website and designed the blog with wordpress.

He wrote and uploaded a lot of contents on web development. The articles he wrote were all original and deeply researched.

James used search engine optimization and social media marketing techniques to increase the traffic to his blog.

The blog helped James to get a lot of clients. This further boosted his income.

Leads generation

James used a lot of techniques to generate leads. He used SEO, social media and parasites ranking strategies to get leads for his business.

James also used marketing automation software to market his services to people.

James consistently makes thousands of dollars from website design every month. You can also make money like James if you implement some of his strategies.

About the author

Ayo Akinfolarin