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    Smile Yard Signs Advertising (Web Designers)

    Hello, I want to be a web designer so that I can make websites for people part time, so basically a freelance web designer. Are Yard Signs a good source of marketing or advertising? I'm starting off and want customers so I can build my portfolio so in the future I can raise my prices. Do you have any experience with using Yard Signs to advertise your business? How many calls did you get a day or a week? Were they successful? Thank you

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    So let me get this right...

    You want a freelance designer of websites to make websites for you part time and you sell that site to make money...

    Why not just learn the stuff yourself, its not rocket science.
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    Quote Originally Posted by \\.\ View Post
    So let me get this right...

    You want a freelance designer of websites to make websites for you part time and you sell that site to make money...

    Why not just learn the stuff yourself, its not rocket science.
    No no no, I create the website for people. I want to use the yard signs to advertise my business, so i get clients, and wanted to know if that's a good strategy and if you've had any experience in it.

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    Yard signs are expensive and people can easily walk off with them.

    Yard signs are generally NOT a place people go looking for web designers.
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    Ok, yard signs...

    Noooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo.

    Like, you're reading this, yard signs work! Yay, yard signs sales go up.

    Better off sticking an advert in the local paper.
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