Category: Business

Flexible Freelancing

I’ve found freelancing to be unpredictable at times; you’ve got to take the rough with the smooth and be flexible in a number of scenarios. Here are the lessons I’ve learned in my time as a freelance developer about flexibility: Projects...

/ 27th November 2016
It's All Work

Freelancers: Remember, It’s All Work

This is a short but sweet lesson I’ve learned during my time freelancing. The reason behind posting this now is that I’m going through a two week patch with my web development business where I’ve not done any proper coding. By “proper” I’m talking about getting my teeth...

/ 18th October 2016
The best freelance accountancy software

FreeAgent: The Best Freelance Accountancy Software 2017

When I first started my remote development business I had little grasp of what was not only good bookkeeping practice, but what was legally required for me to produce in terms of financial documentation. Like most things, I learned as...

/ 25th September 2016

I’ve Never Been to a Web Conference

Whether it be development based, design focused or an area that I specialise in such as WordPress, I’ve never had the urge to attend a web conference. Being a developer with preference to work remotely, I’d imagine that I’m not completely...

/ 19th September 2016

How to Get Your First Remote Development Job

So you’re starting out as a freelance web developer and you’re ready to take on your first client. Now what? Here’s how I landed my first remote coding job, off the back of which I forged a successful web development business of seven years....

/ 17th August 2016