Cameron Chapman: There is a huge variety of project management applications out there. Most are general purpose apps, not aimed at any one industry. But there is a growing number of project management apps aimed specifically at one industry or another. Applications geared to creative types are becoming more readily available, and some of the offerings are really quite good.
Larissa Meek: Finding a reputable web designer or programmer can be a mind boggling process for those who don’t work in the digital space. Finding a good fit for your needs is a challenge but it all starts with the right job platform. The best interactive job boards are a niche industry and well-known within the interactive community. Below, I’ve compiled a list of the most reputable job boards that target high-end talent and offer a variety of opportunities.
Are you looking to build an online store? Every internet store must have a way for users to select and purchase products. Shopping carts have become the cornerstone of every successful eCommerce site. The technology has been around for years now, and there are solutions for just about every skill level: you can do it yourself, outsource the work, pay companies for hosting, or even turn a WordPress blog into a simple shopping cart using plugins. Here are over 35 shopping cart solutions for your business.
If you are into the freelancing world to make money online, here's a gigantic list of 126 freelancing resources. It is categorized by timing tools, invoicing, project management and organization, stock libraries, business tools, legal documents, job boards, web tools, advertising/marketing and a lot of other useful tools
Affiliate networks are great for helping you to stay organized and for keeping your income in a few spots rather than having ten different programs with a $5 balance waiting to reach the minimum threshold for a check. This is a list of 23 affiliate networks which you can join to to monetize your website, of which Commission Junction and Share A Sale are the only two I am a member of.
Let’s take a look at 10 useful, yet rather unknown RSS-tricks for WordPress. Each section of the article presents a problem, suggests a solution and provides you with an explanation of the solution, so that you can not just solve some of your RSS-related problems but also understand what you are actually doing. Thus, you can make sure your WordPress theme remains under your control and is not bloated with some obscure source code.
If a picture's worth a thousand words, how many dollars is that? Taking photos is fun. What's more fun, is getting paid for taking photos. Yes, you can make money from your photos. In fact, thanks to the wonderful Internet, it's now easier than before for photographers to reach buyers. You can sell your pictures and thereby become a published, professional (or at least "semi-pro") photographer. It just takes time and effort.
Another great article from Aeron Wall listing the best search engine marketing tools, one of them which you don't know yet. The tools are categorized into keyword research, search analytics tools, search engine rank checkers, link analysis tools, ppc tools, and competitive research.
When it comes to freelancing, one of the biggest challenges can be finding work. Even the most successful of freelancers will experience a lean month here and there, so it pays to have as many sources of potential work as possible. That’s why we’ve compiled a monster list of job sites from around the net. There is sure to be a site in here that is listing a job tailor made for you!