Open Thread: What Software Tool Could You Not Do Without?

Most freelancers rely on their software tools to get things done. I'm sure you're no exception. Whether it's a tool that's general to business usage (such as an accounting package) or something specific to your field (such as a graphic design package), I'm sure there's one software tool that you absolutely couldn't run your business without. For me, I think that tool would probably be the Microsoft Office … [Read more...]

8 Great Apps that Every Freelance Developer Needs

Every freelancer has certain apps they use in their day-to-day business operations. Developers, especially, have to keep a tool belt full of useful apps that touch multiple areas in development, design, client management and billing. It's important not to let your apps rule your working life. If it's not quick enough, crashes all the time and is too pricey, perhaps you should think about switching to … [Read more...]