Happy Holidays from FreelanceFolder!

On behalf of everyone who is a part of FreelanceFolder, I want to wish you all a very happy and enjoyable holiday season. For those of you over-achievers out there, now is the time to stop working and take a bit of time off :-) Go ahead and eat too much food, have fun playing with your little cousins, and get some rest while you can. Happy Holidays! … [Read more...]

Coming Soon: A Premium Resource Toolbox for Designers

If you've been following us closely on twitter, then you probably already know about MediaLoot. If not, then we've got a huge announcement for you: The people who brought you FreelanceFolder are teaming up to launch a brand new website for designers, called MediaLoot. In a nutshell, some of us have become tired of the existing design marketplaces out there. We don't like having to pay for dozens of individual … [Read more...]

FreelanceFolder is Looking for Designers!

Are you an avid FreelanceFolder reader who happens to be a graphic or web design fanatic? Do you spend more time using Photoshop or Illustrator than anything else, except maybe sketching in your Moleskine notebook? Do you happen to be looking for a new source of design work? If you answered yes to any of those questions -- then now is your chance. The current owner of FreelanceFolder, Mason Hipp, and the … [Read more...]

FreelanceFolder Hits 20,000 Subscribers! You Get 50% Off :-)

It makes me very happy to announce that FreelanceFolder has just hit the 20,000 subscriber mark! It might not seem like much compared to some other blogs out there, but for us it's a pretty big deal :-) In honor of hitting such a big milestone, we want to give something back to all of our readers -- so for the next 7 days we're cutting the price of The Unlimited Freelancer eBook by 50%. That's just $14 for an … [Read more...]

Calling All Freelancers On Twitter

Have you ever wondered how many freelancers in your specialty are on twitter? Well, Freelance Folder is going to help you find out. As most you already know, Twitter recently launched a new feature called Twitter Lists. Here at Freelance Folder, we've been hard at work compiling lists of freelancers on Twitter so that our readers can benefit by following freelancers in a particular field. We recently … [Read more...]

FreelanceFolder is Looking For Writers!

Are you an avid FreelanceFolder reader or someone who has always wanted to write for an audience of freelancers? Are you a top professional in your field with unique skills and the ability to write? Have you been freelancing for so long that you just have plenty of wisdom to share? If any of that describes you, or if you just want to write for FreelanceFolder -- then now is your chance. We are looking to … [Read more...]

FreelanceFolder is (Finally) on Facebook!

It's been a long time in coming, but I'm very happy to announce that we've finally created a FreelanceFolder fan page on Facebook :-) The page was set up a few days ago, by the talented Ritu B. Pant, and already we've had over 150 freelancers join the new community. You can find Myself, Ritu, Laura, and many other freelancers there, so if you're interested in interacting through a different medium, I highly … [Read more...]

FreelanceFolder Gets a Fresh Design

Almost a full year after our first full site redesign, we’re happy to announce that we've updated and improved the look of FreelanceFolder again! We’re pretty excited about cleaning up the look of the website, and we're doing our best to make site even more useful to everyone. Many of the changes we made were based on reader feedback (see this Open Thread), and we’re hoping to implement even more of your … [Read more...]

Just Launched! Ecosimply.com — Practical & Modern Tips For Going Green

Hey Everyone! I have some very exciting news for you this morning: We've just launched a new site called ecosimply.com -- it's a practical green blog that's brought to you by the same people that bring you Freelancefolder. If you're interested in going green, being eco-friendly, or just getting a few tips to improve your lifestyle, ecosimply could be a good blog for you. I know we'll be running some … [Read more...]

The $37 Money-Making Secret: “Cloud Living” by Glen Allsopp

We're very particular about the type of products we review on FreelanceFolder -- mainly because we sell our own stuff and don't really need to use affiliate programs on top of everything else. That said, when Glen told me what he was working on for his newest product, I knew that I needed a pre-release copy to review for you guys (and, well, I really wanted to read the book too). Now that I've had a chance … [Read more...]