BizCraft Episode 12 – Crossover Show with The Shoptalk Show


This episode of BizCraft was a crossover with the Shoptalk Show. It won’t show up in the BizCraft RSS or in our iTunes account, but you can listen online at the ShopTalk Show website.

And make sure and signup for their show’s RSS and in iTunes!

Questions from the show

How do you get a job working remotely?

How do you handle a client overage right before launch time?

How do you deal with charging for time when you get super into a project and spend way more hours on it than you could charge for it?

Local SEO went down, international SEO went up. What up with that?

I’m not feeling my own portfolio, how can I get a job?

Should we always be learning new design techniques like we learn coding techniques?

What is the proper usage of ems?

Beers from the Show

Gene: Narwhal Imperial Stout – Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
Carl: Earth Thirst Double IPA – Eel River Brewing Co.
Dave: Stash IPA – Independence Brewing Co.
Chris: Chris didn’t admit to drinking! Boo, hiss!

About the ShopTalk Show

Shoptalk is a podcast about front end web design, development and UX. Each week Dave & Chris will be joined by a special guest who is there to talk shop and help answer listener submitted questions.


Chris Coyier is the founder of CSS-Tricks, a blog about front end development.


Dave is the lead developer at Paravel, a small front end web shop in Austin, TX.

About This Episode

Damn, this was a fun episode. Chris and Dave are two of the nicest, funniest, awesomest guys to hang out with! We’d do this again in a heartbeat! Who knows maybe we’ll get them on BizCraft for a crossover in this direction!


Gene Crawford

With over a decade of experience in the industry he has overseen the design and architecture of hundreds of web sites and applications. An active member in the design community, he's the editor & producer of, the ConvergeSE, ConvergeFL, ConvergeRVA and the Breaking Development conference series.