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Welcome to our Freelance archives. In this category, our authors, freelancers like you, share their extensive knowledge and experiences.

All You Will Ever Need to Know About the Apostrophe

Ah, the great apostrophe, much loved, much maligned and much misunderstood. This little piece of punctuation is so highly regarded, that some folks have become Gatekeepers of the Apostrophe, guarding this misused, and descriptive part of punctuation, with a vengeance. Educating the masses against using apostrophes in ways that are not conducive to good grammar has become a passionate life’s…

Taking the Guitar Solo Philosophy to Your Designs

Ever have those moments where you want to really show off your design skills? To impress people with the cool effects you can pull off? Unfortunately, you usually can’t. Because that would make the design you’re working on self-indulgent. Your showoff-iness would come at the expense of your design’s usability and effectiveness. However, there is a way to let loose…

Clear Your Mind to Focus on What Matters

Mental overload sucks. Having too much on your mind can overwhelm you and prevent you from being effective with your work, enjoying the moment, and having a clear mind. And it’s having a clear mind that can really help you focus on what matters – in your work and life. Anything from “what project should I focus on today” to…

5 Free to Use Freelance Design Contract Templates

The most important and essential document a freelance designer should have is a rock solid and reliable contract. The worst thing is though, freelance web designers or graphic designers, especially when they are just starting out, can ill afford the expense of paying a lawyer to draw up a decent contract. As a possible cost effective solution for you, in…