Partner Success Story: The Flexible WP Back Office

At TWLA, we define ourselves as a B2B partner for agencies. A key component of why our partnership model works is that we collaborate throughout the process of growth, transition and changes that our partner agencies naturally go through. Our services have supported agencies through bootstrapping beginnings, times of transition, and shifts from startup to […]

Why WordPress Freelancers Should Outsource Too

Many people in the WordPress world are WordPress freelancers: graphic designers, marketers, developers. In fact, we have many of them as our partners at the White Label Agency. Outsourcing sometimes has the reputation of being something that’s only for bigger companies. Today I want to talk about why it’s actually a really sensible choice for […]

Partner Success Story: 5 Reasons to Prefer an Agency Partner over WordPress Freelancers

For our second installment of Partner Success Stories, we highlight one of our white-label partnerships for WordPress outsourcing. As such, we have avoided mentioning any identifying details. Even so, there are plenty of lessons to learn from the story of this partnership. Our partner Roger is part of a small, full-service WordPress marketing agency that offers content marketing, […]

The Pros and Cons of White Label WordPress Development

If you have been searching for information on white label services, most likely what you have turned up so far is advice on whether you should sell white label services. But what if your question is whether your business should buy white label services and resell them under your brand? They seem like two sides […]

Setting Up a Remote Development Team in 5 Steps

The modern world gives us a lot of opportunities including the possibility of outsourcing web development. There is a great amount of information on where we can find advice how to manage remote development team but not on how to set it up. The first step on the way to success is frankly asking yourself: […]

Where to Outsource WordPress? 4 Factors that Matter and 2 that Don’t

Let’s say you’ve found two great WordPress freelancers or agencies for outsourcing your WordPress development. They happen to be located at completely opposite ends of the world. In terms of quality and cost, you think you would be about equally happy with either. Should location tip the equation? If so, what aspects matter? What’s overrated? […]

Dedicated Developer vs Project Basis: Which Type of Outsourcing is Best for You?

The history of project pricing started long before the ‘project’ and ‘development’ appeared with the meanings we know now.  From the start of trade people have had to agree on some contractual terms when goods or services were sold or provided.  Different types of agreements split or minimize risks to the buyer and seller in […]

The WordPress Freelancer vs WordPress Agency Debate: Why Teams Matter

Who is the best choice for you: a WordPress freelancer or a WordPress agency? This significant question may arise when you decide to outsource web development tasks. On its face, you might think you would get basically the same service from each since they both offer to make you a website. In fact, the team-based […]

Why PSD to WordPress is All We Do

There are roughly as many strategies for how to run a business as there are people under the sun. In this article, I discuss why we focus only on offering PSD to WordPress services, when other companies that likewise perform PSD to WordPress frequently also offer back-end development, plugins, premium themes, and more. It’s a […]

Best Practices for Working Across Time Zones with Your WordPress Remote Teams

The 21st century brought us a lot of inventions and new ways of doing things. Working with geographically spread teams in different time zones is one of them, and teams of WordPress experts are no exception. As with other web design activities, many marketing and digital agencies find it more efficient to hire WordPress experts remotely […]

One Fast Trick to Weed Out WordPress Freelancers Not Worth Your Time

Do you build WordPress websites? Perhaps your own strength is in marketing or design, so you need to hire someone to do the PSD to WordPress conversion. There is plenty of advice around the web on where to look for WordPress freelancers, and what different freelancing platforms specialize in. The problem is, if you’re looking […]