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Design tools for the freelancer. The web is full of resources, but they’re often hard to reach.

Design tools for the freelancer

This is the reason why I think it’s important to organize them with a coherent structure and share it with you. So just bookmark this page for whenever you’ll need it, it’ll be useful. Please also mention if I missed anything. OrganizingSample contract for WebDesignExample of a Webdesign contract to adapt for your needs.Design brief sampleExample of a brief for a Poster design that you can adapt for your needs.Things Simple task management for Mac OSX.Remember The Milk Online Task Manager.CommunicatingSkype Cheap or free calls from your computer.Adium Multi-client instant messaging application for Mac OSX.Pidgin Multi-client instant messaging application for Windows.Brainstorming – WireframingBubbl.usOnline brainstorming application.mindmeisterCollaborative online mind mapping.gliffyCreate and share flowcharts and diagrams online.TypographyWhat the Font?

Image credit: dipster1. High Resolution Stock Photography: Download Free Stock Photos and Royalty Free Images. 10-delicious-free-fonts-with-commercial use. Ethan Dunham recently launched Fontsquirrel a showcase of free commercial-use typefaces which provides high-quality commercial use, free fonts.

10-delicious-free-fonts-with-commercial use

Take a look at this selection of ten delicious free fonts you can use in your design projects. This collection includes Aller, Fertico Pro Regular, Colaborate, Neo Retro Draw, Ubuntu Title, Marketing Script, UglyQua, Universal Fruitcake and Yanone Kaffesatz. 15 Desktop Blogging Tools Reviewed. Advertisement Desktop blogging tools can benefit designers-bloggers in a number of ways.

15 Desktop Blogging Tools Reviewed

They provide extra functionality that can significantly speed up the blogging process for both newbies and professionals. One of the main benefits of using a desktop client is the ability to comfortably write a post offline, and publish it later. Many clients also have a scheduled post feature, so you can define what time you would like to publish your articles. Some editors provide a spell checker, drafts saver, remote publishing and WYSIWYG-editor with advanced formatting options such as inserting media or structuring the post — they may be hard to deal with using standard online blogging-engines.

Let’s take a look at 15 desktop blogging editors which can speed up the blogging process. Windows Live Writer (Windows) Windows Live Writer is an impressive blog editor, and is probably the cleanest one. MarsEdit (Mac) The main advantage of MarsEdit lies in its ability to integrate with other text editors. How to create awesome ebook template. Today I received some requests about The Woork Handbook template I published yesterday.

How to create awesome ebook template

Some readers asked to me to distribute that template for their eBooks. So in this post I want to illustrate some guidelines to create an awesome eBook template, quickly and in few steps. I prepared the template which you can download (for Apple Pages and Microsoft Word) and reuse it for your eBooks (I used Apple pages to write the eBook!). Download Apple Pages template Download Microsoft Word template. Online - Free Documentary Courses from the BBC. Download.

Archive of Our Own (rev. 2101)>>home index. Cool Websites and Tools (edition #165) (1) CubeSpace – Neat little web app that lets you create stylish 3D pixel art on a large canvas and then share it with others.

Cool Websites and Tools (edition #165)

Read more: CubeScape – Generate 3D Pixel Art. (2) [NO LONGER WORKS] Firefly – Chat with the visitors of your blog or website in real time. Read more … (3) InsideTrip – Flight search engine that helps you find and purchase the most “convenient” flight tickets for your next trip. Apart from focusing on the cheapest flights it also helps you locate the flights with highest level of comfort. . (4) [NO LONGER WORKS] – Share files stored on your mobile phone. . (5) [NO LONGER WORKS] Mloovi – This newly launched website can translate your blog RSS feeds into 24 languages. . (6) Observu – Simple website monitoring service that can continuously monitor your sites for uptime.

. (7) [NO LONGER WORKS] SeeToo – This handy web app allows you to invite a friend and watch video together in real time. . (8) WebsiteSpeedTest – Wondering whether your website is fast enough? 17 Online Free Web Based Applications That You Probably Love To Use! - Opensource, Free and Useful Online Resources for Designers and Developers. Today, we are listing 17 online free web based applications that are very helpful for you to process your daily work. Whether you are designer, developer, office worker, manager, supervisor, student, home user, etc. But we make sure to add something interesting for everyone. Most of them are not very well-known, but they are really amazing in respect to their features.

Just take a look at them and share your thought here. You are welcome to share if you know more free online web based application that our readers may like. You maybe interested in these older posts. – Find freelancers at the world's largest online service ... Rent A Coder: How Software Gets Done. 32 online tools that can help your tech freelancing career. Helpful tips and articles for remote / virtual workers and telecommuters. Freelancer job web sites. Patent Searching and Inventing Resources. VentureBeat.