Posts by Shabbar Abbas

10 “Nos” for Freelancers

10 “Nos” for Freelancers

Written by Samuel When I first started freelancing as a college student, I was eager to do any website and...

5 Absolute “Yes’s!” for Freelancers

5 Absolute “Yes’s!” for Freelancers

Written by Samuel Just so I don’t invoke bad karma from the client gods that be, I’ve decided I should...

7 Tips on Quoting Freelance Projects

7 Tips on Quoting Freelance Projects

Written by Samuel One of the tougher aspects of freelancing is making sure you get paid a fair amount for...

5 Good Ways to Waste Time

5 Good Ways to Waste Time

Written by Samuel Designing websites, building applications, and writing content can be very draining activities requiring as many “breaks” as...

5 Tasks You Should Stop Putting Off

5 Tasks You Should Stop Putting Off

Written by Samuel William James, the 19th century philosopher and Pragmatist, rightly noted that “nothing is so fatiguing as the...

10 Productivity Tips are Better Than 101

10 Productivity Tips are Better Than 101

Written by Samuel There are many popular mega-lists out there nowadays (75 Ways to Boost your Self-Esteem, 101 Ways to...

8 Common Misconceptions About Freelancers

8 Common Misconceptions About Freelancers

Written by Samuel From friends who think I make easy money to my mother who (lovingly) admonishes me to get...

The Next Five Years of Website Freelancing

The Next Five Years of Website Freelancing

Written by Samuel There were about five years between the Dot-com bubble (which had officially “burst” by 2001) and the...

10 Useful Tasks for Slow Times:

10 Useful Tasks for Slow Times:

10 Useful Tasks for Slow Times Written by Samuel  As both a freelancer and former firm designer/developer, the slowest month...