> Why -- if you are a professional web designer/developer/coder/whatever > -- do you see them as your competition? Can you not > differentiate your offerings from rent-a-coder.com? Yes, I can. The problem is my telepathic abilities can't plant my worth in all potential client's heads. Why oh why do you think that it matters what _we_feel_ our worth is? They _are_ our competition, whether we like it or not. The only way we can scramble above it is to become the (ok, here I go using the analogy for clarity's sake) General Contractor, Foreman, Yard Boss, etc. The problem is: what for those who just want to _build_ things?