Job Titles in the Web Industry

There are loads of job titles in our industry. The opinion on their usefulness range from harmful (i.e. leads to “not my job” syndrome) to vital (i.e. people change companies sometimes and need common language). Since they are out there and we use them, there should be some consistency to their definition. Perhaps we can […]

The freelancer’s guide to cash flow management

Crappy at managing your cash flow? Mark James of Crunch Accounting provides some tips and techniques that’ll help you get your cash flow management back on the right track. An ex-freelance writer, I appreciate how infuriating the financial side of freelancing can be. At times your flush, at others you’re crushed, forced to turn over […]

20 Free Web Apps for Freelancer Web Designers Source

There are many reasons why lots of freelancers choose to work with the web based applications. Such applications have numerous advantages comparing with the traditional software which is downloaded and installed on PC. First of all, many web-based applications are completely free to use. Second, there is no need to install and update these applications […]

What should I be charging for webdesign?

How long is a piece of string? One of the most common questions I see on IWF and on boards.ie web design and web development forums is the age old question of what should I be charging?. In the land of the freelancer there seems to be three ways of doing things. Related Posts:No Related […]

Self-employed: 10 Lessons Learned

The transition from working for an employer to being self-employed does not happen over night. I took the leap at the start of 2009 and the experience has been both amazing and enlightening. Over the last four months, I’ve worked on some incredible projects with very talented people and learned a lot of lessons along […]

How to Start a Freelance Company

Starting your own company is wonderful, scary, and exciting! I’ve recently gone through the process and started up my own freelance company and I’d like to share my personal insight on how to get your own company off the ground, using my own story as an example. Related Posts:No Related Posts