Welcome To Daisho-BlackSmith – Our New Advertiser

"Software and Methodology. The Swords of the 21st Century" - I like the sound of that. If you take a look at the sidebar, you'll see we added a new 125x125px banner around the top. I would like to welcome our new advertiser, Daisho-Blacksmith, to the Freelance Folder family. (hello!) Daisho-Blacksmith is a company based in Munich, Germany, and is run by Michael Gottschalk and Klaus Wiedemann (managing … [Read more...]

Business Finance Posts – Top 100 From Bootstrapper

There are tons of articles on the net about financial planning, invoicing, getting paid, making money, funding, customer relationship, etc... Well, someone had to put together a list of the best articles/posts (that's worthy of a bookmark!), and that someone is Jessica Hupp from Bootstrapper, she compiled a list of the 100 best business finance posts. … [Read more...]

How Can We Help Save The Earth?

Today is Blog Action Day, and I'm thrilled Freelance Folder is one of the 15,500 participating blogs (reaching over 12.5 million readers)! There's been a lot of talk about this in the "blogosphere" lately, and for good reasons. We're all in this together, we all live on the same Earth. And it's the only one we have... I believe it's not just about raising awareness, we're already well aware of global … [Read more...]

Tomorrow Is Blog Action Day

Tomorrow, October 15, is Blog Action Day. Almost 14,000 blogs will write about the environement (hey, there are a bunch of things freelancers can do to help the environement). The Official Google Blog, the YouTube Blog, and also social media site Reddit will show their support on Monday. How cool is that? … [Read more...]

Congrats To Daniel Sitter – DavidAirey.com Blog Contest

Hi folks, just a quick post to let you know that Daniel Sitter, who runs Idea Sellers (a blog I read on a regular basis), is one of the lucky winners in a contest David Airey was holding on his graphic design blog. Which just turned one by the way. (Congrats David!) For this contest David had more than $4000 in prizes, and FreelanceFolder was one of the sponsors. Daniel won a full month of banner advertising … [Read more...]

Welcome To Our New Readers

Hi everyone, I would just like to take a second to welcome our new readers and visitors. Some of you already know (or have noticed) that FreelanceFolder made it on the homepage of some major social media sites (Digg, Del.Icio.Us), so we have seen massive traffic since yesterday (over 100 thousand visitors), and of course new visitors and readers. Welcome to FreelanceFolder! :) … [Read more...]

Blog Action Day – October 15

On October 15, we'll be joining fellow bloggers and write about the environment. Over 5,500 blogs have already registered, which means over 3.7 million people will hear/read about Blog Action Day (and certainly more than that as Reddit, My.Opera and Pixnet have decided to join B.A.D., meaning massive exposure). I actually registered FreelanceFolder a while ago but haven't had time to write about it. You … [Read more...]

Surviving Data Disaster: What’s Your Backup Plan?

Hardware fails. Accidents happen. And like it or not, your computer will die - suddenly, unexpectedly, and when it's least convenient. There's no avoiding this cold hard fact of life. But how much money your business loses - that's completely under your control if you set up a smart backup plan now. Here's how to do it - and it's easier/cheaper than you think. Read on. … [Read more...]