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Web designer insurance explained

Find out how web designer insurance helps if your work is attracting attention for all the wrong reasons. What it is, what it does and why you need it.

The difference between freelancers and subcontractors

Freelancer or subcontractor? What's the difference? Does it matter? It does if you use either and want to call on your professional indemnity insurance.

What kinds of professional indemnity insurance claims are there?

Who needs PI insurance? Who doesn't, more like. These professional indemnity claims examples serve as a warning of what can go wrong, and how much it costs.

Cyber insurance for recruitment agencies

What's the true cost of a cyber-attack on a recruitment agency? Here's how one consultant found out the hard way. And how her cyber insurance paid the bill.

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From graduate to freelancer part 4: Getting paid

Time for the fourth and final part of our 'Graduate to freelancer' series. Here are some tips to help graduate freelancers get paid on time. 

From graduate to freelancer part 3: Attracting the right clients

Our guest blogger, Ben Parkinson, is back to talk about how to attract the right sort of clients: the ones who'll love your work, and pay promptly. 

From graduate to freelancer part 2: Building your network

Graduate freelancers can't underestimate the importance of building a strong network. This guest post provides some valuable tips on doing just that. 

Graduate entrepreneur interview: the web designer

We spoke to graduate entrepreneur, Luke Boobyer, all about his decision to start his own business, LSB Web Design, after leaving university.

Customer Showcase: Linio Creative

Dave from Linio Creative talks to us about what it's like to set up and run a web design business.

Customer Showcase: Smooth Lines

Customer Showcase: Smooth Lines

Are you safe from Getty Images? (Part one)

If you’ve designed a website using Getty Images’ pictures, and they haven’t been paid for, you could be in trouble. Expensive trouble at that.

What does negligence mean?

What exactly is ‘negligence’? What happens if someone accuses you of it? Knowing the answers is the first step to protecting your business.