Following up on our previous post ‘Freelance Business Support: Work Smarter in 2014!‘, and picking up from our ‘FREE Desktop Picture for 2012‘, we have made the Freelancealot 2014! desktop picture available for free download. Check the link.
Oyez! Oyez! New blog post on The Freelancealot Herald. Here's an excerpt to whet your appetite.
"It was refreshing to read a post with the sentence: ‘Here are five other words you need to stop saying, because they make you sound like a pretentious snot’. And, Mr. Deckers ends the piece with: ‘The point of jargon is to make hard words easier to understand and say. But with the exception of substituting the three-syllable “company” with the single syllable “brand,” none of these jargony terms make life easier. If anything, they make it more difficult.’"
If you hand-code your websites you might find this tool interesting. What we'd like to know at Freelancealot is whether we can run the sites on our own hosting rather than with Amazon S3 (which is mentioned in the 'Deploy with Confidence' section on the Cactus for Mac website).
"If you want to host your Cactus project yourself (skipping Amazon), you can select any project and choose File > Export from the menubar. Cactus will then build your site and save a copy, which you can then upload via FTP, for example."
Oyez! Oyez! New post on The Freelancealot Herald. Here's a taster:
There will be lots to occupy your time (and your brain) over the weekend [at the Business Startup Convention] including seminars, workshops, speed networking, an Angel’s Den, and an event titled Midas Touch.
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