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The reddit /r/freelance wiki

Hopefully this will be an updated best of the best/useful topics coming out of /r/freelance.



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Scott Hanselman’s 2014 Ultimate Developer and Power Users Tool List for Windows

I’m not a Windows user any longer but I was when Scott first started this series and he’s inspired a bunch of other folks to do the same kind of posts. You’ll probably find something interesting here if you use Windows. Even if you don’t use Windows he has a couple section on web based tools. It might even be worth a scan just to have some ideas in case client’s are asking for specific tool recommendations.



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How to turn group of freelancers to company without selling as a company?

Interesting discussion from the freelance subreddit about how to start expanding beyond just yourself.



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Five Common About page Mistakes … and How to Fix Them

Some basics, but it doesn’t hurt to be reminded.

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Wobble, Spin & Tilt: Buoy Chair Promotes Active Seating

An interesting alternative for the folks that sit on exercise balls.



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Should I Change My Password?

Probably. But this site lets you check your emails to see if any are contained in the list of known compromised (and released) credentials. Scary stuff.



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amazon payments

Amazon releases a paypal competitor



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New Crawl Data Available!

I don’t know who would be interested in this, but it’s unique enough I thought I’d share it. 102 TB of uncompressed crawl data from 2 billion web pages.

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Non-Creepy Networking: Party Etiquette

Some common sense rules for networking.



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11 Things I Wish I Knew When I Started My Business

The bit about phone calls vs. email really hits home. You can save yourself a lot of time and frustration if you pick up the phone for a scheduled and bounded meeting with clients.