After developing custom web sites for more than 15 years, I'm (finally) adding WordPress to my mix of skills. I see great potential for this platform for all kinds of businesses.
However, just got off the phone with a friend (who does IT for a college) who says he ...
"see's the market for custom developers shrinking (as more businesses offer free/low-cost templates sites OR simply use WordPress themselves and buy a theme)".
1. Is there any truth to his statement?
2. What is the average income (or income potential) for Independent WordPress Developers/Consultants and...
3. Do you see this growing or shrinking in the future?