35+ of Your Favorite Software Tools

What software tools do freelancers love to use? Whether you're a seasoned freelancer, or just getting started, there's a tool that is right for you. We've written plenty of posts about resources for freelancers. A few months ago, however, we asked you to share your favorite software tools. Many of you did just that. In this post, we list those software tools that you said you loved in one convenient … [Read more...]

Top 7 Collaboration Software Tools for Successful Freelancers

Freelancers are people who have first-hand knowledge about effective collaboration. Often they have to deal with remote teams. Freelancers may also have to deal with both location differences and time zone differences. For successful communication and file sharing many freelancers use online services like Skype, email and ICQ. However, anyone who has used these tools knows that having too many active … [Read more...]

Think Vitamin Membership Review–Great Way to Expand Your Web Knowledge

I've been investing a lot of my time lately on learning new things. I prefer to stay a front-end developer, but I've always wanted to play in different languages and keep up to date with design trends. Following long how-to books really isn't my thing, as I usually end up falling asleep before the first chapter ends. I've never been a big fan of video on the web either, since I'm never at my computer unless … [Read more...]

How to Manage Your Phone Problem & Still Get Work Done

About a year ago I decided to take my Web design skills and go freelance. I liked the company I worked for, but I (somewhat naively) believed that working on my own would mean I could live life a little more independently. Of course, anyone who has started their own business knows that’s never how it works out. In fact, if you want to be successful with your own company, it will pretty much be a 24/7 … [Read more...]