It’s tempting to do web design or development work for a cut rate. Sometimes, it will be a client which you’d just love to have on your portfolio. Other times, it’ll be an old friend, family member or the dreaded friend-of-a-friend.
Either do the work for free or charge full price. Never, ever, do work for “mates rates”.
True story, from my glorious agency days:
*Receives email about a critical bug*
*Notifies relevant parties that I’m on-task, fixing said bug*
I managed to muddle my way through the installation process using bits and pieces of information gleaned from The Almighty Google; here is a break-down of everything I had to do to begin building with Cordova.
Note: This installation guide is relevant to Windows users.