18 Plus Free Mobile Apps for Freelancers

Freelancing and mobile technology means that you're not tied to a desk any longer. You can work from virtually anywhere if you have the right mobile tools. So, go ahead. Take that trip you've been planning. Stay away from home that extra day. Your freelance business doesn't have to suffer when you are gone. In this post, I'll share 18 great tools for mobile freelancers that also happen to be free. I'll … [Read more...]

20 Useful Tools and Resources for New Freelance Writers & Others

The huge variety of tools and resources available that can be useful to a writer just starting his or her freelance career can be overwhelming. The choice is so great that sometimes you just don’t know which tool to add to your writer's toolkit first. This post should help with that problem. However, it’s also worth noting that only a few of the software tools and other resources that are out there are … [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...]

The Freelancer’s iPhone

Freelancers can never totally disconnect. We’ve got to be around for client emergencies, constantly keep up on social networking and email, and get some work done while away from the computer. There’s no better portable tool for handling all these things than my beloved iPhone. I would sooner leave the house without pants than without my iPhone, and it's become one of the most important tools in my arsenal … [Read more...]

A Freelancer’s Ultimate Christmas Wish List

It's that time of the year again -- kids are making Christmas lists and dreaming about what they'll receive on Christmas morning. I thought it was time that we shared our own version of what many freelancers might like to receive. I've tweeted this question on Twitter and we've talked about it on the Freelance Folder Fan Page. Based partially on those responses and also on what I would like to receive … [Read more...]

10 Productivity Tools for Computer Addicts

Not everyone needs a computer to do their work, but those of us who do tend to be stuck to our computers like a strong piece of velcro. With the amount of time we spend tapping away at our keyboards, it's no wonder there are hundreds of tools dedicated to making that time more efficient. These productivity tools range from online web applications, to small desktop programs, to smartphone software, and … [Read more...]

5 Game-Changing Project Management Tools

Project management tools and applications are incredibly valuable to web-workers. Tracking time, tasks, people, and everything else is difficult, and the right project management tool can make all of the difference. It's been several years since the first web-based project management software debuted, and some of the best systems have gone on to become incredibly popular (I'm looking at you, basecamp). Some … [Read more...]

7 Essential Set Of Tools For Everyone Who Earns A Living Online

If you are a full time web-worker earning your living through the internet, I am sure you would agree that for every task you can think of, there are more tools on the internet then you can imagine. Sometimes it can become really difficult to chose the tools that will do the job right. Today we decided to list out seven such tools or rather sets of tools, which are essential for every web-worker no matter the … [Read more...]

Ten Reasons You Should Learn MS-Visio

After almost fifteen years in the Information Technology field, I have come to respect both out of the box ($$) and open-source programs. However, there is one product which goes unmatched by open-source competition, and that is Microsoft Visio. It is relatively cheap and easy to use and will boost your software efforts in all ways. Here are ten reasons why you should start putting MS-Visio to work at your … [Read more...]

Solo SEO Link Search Tool – Fast and Free

There's been a lot of talk on blogs about the PageRank update lately, may tools can help you get better rankings, some are great, some are not. Want to save some serious time and money? Try Solo SEO Link Search Tool, here's how it works... How? You simply start by typing in a desired keyword phrase related to your website. Let's take "Web Design for example. In just a few seconds, the tool returns numerous … [Read more...]