Except an algorithm is exactly what you’re going to get!
Hours You Estimate the Project to Take * Your Hourly Fee = Project Price
This can be really difficult when you first start out because you aren’t sure how to calculate that first value. That comes with practice and experience.
Your first few paid projects are almost always going to be off the mark. What I try to get people to do is come up with a number that they’d be *happy* with and that they think is fair.