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...]

How to Become a Freelance Web Developer: A Six Month Plan

Nearly every day somebody asks me about how I got started as a freelance developer. Many people recognize that they would like to branch off into freelancing, but most don't know where to begin. It's this fear and uncertainty that keeps them from taking the plunge. Challenges like how to find clients, what to do about money, and how to set up your own site can be overwhelming at first -- but the end result … [Read more...]