Software and tools that I find indispensable in the day-to-day of running my freelance graphic and web design business.
Flywheel: Every business needs an online presence. If you are looking for hassle-free hosting for your WordPress website, I highly recommend Flywheel. I started using it on client websites this year, and I am never turning back. They offer automated backups and great customer service. Use the code flyday17 to get three free months of hosting on a new account or or account upgrade for Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Host your website on Flywheel!
Adobe Creative Cloud: If you’re a designer or creative entrepreneur, Adobe Creative Cloud includes many of the industry standard tools needed for creating and editing images and other materials. With a Creative Cloud membership you have access to Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, and much more. Your membership also includes access to Typekit so you can browse and install beautiful premium fonts on your computer with just one click. Get 20% off a Creative Cloud membership through Black Friday.
Freshbooks: Get a free trial of Freshbooks, the easy-to-use cloud-based accounting software. I’ve been using Freshbooks to easily track expenses and invoice my clients for over seven years. It even comes with a powerful mobile app so you can invoice and track expenses on the go. Perfect for the self-employed parent! Try Freshbooks Now!