How To Start Earning Money as a Software Developer
Gatekeeping in the software development industry is alive and well.
You've seen the job requirements:
- 3+ years of experience
- BS in CS desired, MS preferred
- HTML/JS/CSS/SQL and experience with every JS framework known to man are required for this position
- Starting salary $26k.
What the literal Fck right?
It's why I think freelancing is such a big deal.
You already have skills that someone will pay you for, you just need to learn how to find paying clients.
But I don't have any experience!
Freelancing is a great way to get experience, so you can get jobs that need more experience.
The fact that you're reading this page proves one thing:
You have the skills to earn money as a freelancer
Can you watch a YouTube video or read vendor docs?
Then you have the skills required to learn more skills.
The cycle looks like this:
Learn, earn, learn, earn, etc.
The Bottom Line
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Follow the steps.
Reach out if you have any questions.
It's packed with actionable info that you can use to get up and running as a freelance software developer.
Grab it right now, read it, and start working.
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