Are you ready for a new lifestyle?

Break free from the daily grind, and break into freelance web design.

We'll teach you how to get:

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more freedom

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more money

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more clients

Free Masterclass!

Join John & Kelly in this on-demand masterclass while they reveal the 3 Secrets of Freelance Web Design. Also included is a real-time workshop for the Dream It & Do It action plan!

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Yes … a new lifestyle.

After struggling to be a full-time musician on the road, John got a cushy job working for a well-known nonprofit. Just one month in the cubicle, he knew he couldn’t last the year.

Kelly wanted a business that would make her multiple six-figures, give her freedom of time, all while raising 3 kids from home.

Countless happy clients and millions of dollars earned by our businesses … we’re living the life we dreamed about.

… and we’ll teach you how we did it.

We know the way.

We’ve created a proven path to get you the freedom lifestyle of your dreams so you can spend more time doing the things you love with the people you love.

The secret is knowing the tried and true tools, platforms, and systems that make it possible and shave years off the process.

Don’t get lost in the sea of youtube rabbit holes.

All you need. 

You don’t need to go back to school – or even know how to code – to build websites and be a successful freelance web designer.

We’ll teach you everything you actually need to know. 

We’ve made all the mistakes and know the pitfalls to watch out for. We’ll share the most effective method for designing websites and building a freelance business.

Leah

"I used to wake up at 4:45 AM and commute an hour (each way) to a desk job I hated. Now, I am working as a web designer full-time. It still feels surreal this is my new life. Because of Break Into Web, I now have an amazing career. My lifestyle has greatly improved. I really love my life! If you're thinking about joining Break Into Web, DO IT! You won't regret it." 😁

- Leah

Delasi

"I'm usually skeptical about online courses. They seem to promise the world and deliver nothing. Break Into Web is anything but that! John and Kelly are absolutely incredible instructors who ACTUALLY run successful businesses. You really can't go wrong with BIW it's a great investment!"

- Delasi

TJ

"Break Into Web changed my life. If you want the reality of working as your own boss you will want to take this course. The cost was paid off almost immediately when I landed my first project. It's an investment to change the course of your life. Break Into Web will give you the tools and confidence you need to succeed. Don't wait. Join the community!"

- TJ

Lindsay

"Break Into Web has put together all the information and support you need to start your freelance career in web design. It's really incredible how comprehensive it is! You will feel completely prepared to build websites for yourself and clients after finishing the course. Love John and Kelly, too. They are funny, supportive and genuine. 100% recommend!" 💯

- Lindsay

Kyle

"This course ultimately allowed me to get the lifestyle I deeply wanted. I took the course while working a fulltime job. Break Into Web gave me the skills I needed to eventually quit that job, work as a web designer, and make my own schedule. I now have the flexibility and freedom I wanted in my life. I have Break Into Web to thank for that."

- Kyle

Kelly

"Such a fantastic course! I can’t say enough good things about Kelly & John. The courses includes anything you could ever want to know about creating websites from start to finish ... and they are continually adding to it. This course (and Kelly and John!) helped me quit my 8-5 corporate job and go fulltime freelance!"

- Kelly

Angel

"My experience with Break into Web has been very positive so far. John & Kelly are very supportive and helpful. The program is well organized, and covers both the technical and business side of things. Highly recommended for people looking to reinvent themselves as freelance web designers."

- Ángel

Nathan

"As an agency owner, Break Into Web has been an excellent and invaluable resource for our interns and employees to work through. While there are tons of courses out there, this is the only one we've found that effectively explains the web design/development process to give them the necessary tools and steps they need to step into a successful career as a web designer and/or developer. "

- Nathan

Tyler

"There is A LOT of info out on the web when it comes to web design and this course does a great job of putting everything you need in one place. The Facebook group and access to John and Kelly for questions is worth the price of admission in and of itself. Both are great teachers and very responsive to questions. The course is solid and they continue to add new content. Highly recommend!"

- Tyler

"I Broke into web." - Jake

Meet your instructors

With over 30 years of combined freelance web design experience, and over $19k in monthly recurring revenue (and growing); John Wooten and Kelly Diekmann are experts at growing web design businesses.

They’ve built their businesses while having the time and freedom for life outside of work. John tours with his band while freelancing from the road while Kelly works from home and never misses her kids’ field trips.

Whatever your dream lifestyle is, a freelance web design career can get you there!

Meet the instructors

With over 30 years of combined freelance web design experience, and over $19k in monthly recurring revenue (and growing); John Wooten and Kelly Diekmann are experts at growing web design businesses.

All while having the time and freedom for life outside of work. John tours with his band while freelancing from the road and Kelly works from home and never misses her kids’ field trips.

Whatever your dream lifestyle is, a freelance web design career can get you there!

Combined years

30+

in the industry

Combined monthly

$19,000+

recurring revenue

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Combined monthly

$19,000+

recurring revenue

upwards graph line

Combined years

30+

in the industry

Break Into Web

Build a freelance web design business

Our flagship course has helped students quit their 9-5 and enter the freelance lifestyle!

A self-paced 12-week course for ambitious creatives serious about launching a freelance web design business.

Join John and Kelly on monthly Q&A calls while completing technical training and business development modules.

At the end of the course you’ll have a beautiful website that shows off your skills, and a rock solid business plan with a realistic path for building your business (along with monthly recurring revenue).

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The time has never been better.

Don’t wait until next year … next month … or even Monday! Every moment you spend working for someone else and helping fulfill their dreams is a moment you’ll never get back to spend on yours.

Want to test-drive being a web designer?

For 7 days, during your morning coffee, you can build AND launch your own website with our quick start series.

Is freelance web design for you?

This creative path isn’t for everyone! Take our 10 question quiz for the honest truth on if freelance web design is a good fit for you.