Sean Hodge
I'm the Business Editor at Tuts+. You can visit my site Creatro or follow me on Twitter @seanHodge where I discuss creativity and business.
Tutorials
  • Business
    Session: Get Going with Google+Session get going with google
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    If you’re a freelancing, running your own business online, then you're constantly looking for tools that can benefit your business. Social media is a proven medium for interacting with potential clients and growing your audience, but with new platforms launching on a regular basis, it's difficult to know how much time you should sink into yet another tool. This Session, written by David Masters, highlights the strengths of Google plus and shows you how to use it to grow your freelance business. There are eight parts to this Session, covering ground from setting up your account, networking with circles, using Google Plus to boost your search rankings, leveraging it to find clients, and more results driven material.Read More…
  • Business
    Session: Profiting with Business eBooksSeries profiting with business ebooks preview
    Ebooks are a fantastic way for freelancers and business owners to demonstrate their expertise. They are excellent lead generators and with a bit of promotion you can generate a good profit. If you're planning to write an ebook, then this Session—written by ebook author David Masters—is for you. Knowing how to write an ebook and making it successful can be intimidating. We'll help you out with each step of the process, such as: writing your ebook, formatting your ebook, listing on Amazon, writing killer ebook descriptions, promoting on social media, and even how to expand into ebook series. If you're serious about writing a successful ebook, get started today.Read More…
  • Business
    Session: Leveraging Public Speaking for Your BusinessSession leveraging public speaking
    If you're a business owner, engaged in freelancing or running your own online business, you're on the look out for opportunities to advance your goals: grow your reputation, make connections, and bring in more income. Public speaking is a viable business path to pursue. Are you interested in excelling at public speaking gigs to promote your business and bring in a new channel of direct income? If so, jump into the following material written by freelance entrepreneur Thursday Bram. This Session will set you on a profitable and rewarding public speaking path.Read More…
  • Code
    Check Out the New Recommended Resources on Mobile DevelopmentMobile
    We've added a new page to the site, which will help mobile design and development professionals grab top quality software and tools. It's filled with our favorite resources that we recommend for mobile app developers. You can jump straight over to our Recommended Resources page here on Mobile Development or read on for further information.Read More…
  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    Check Out the New Recommended Resources on Motion Graphics3d
    We've added a new page to the site, which will help After Effect professionals grab top quality software. It's filled with our favorite resources that we recommend for video experts. You can jump straight over to our Recommended Resources page here on Motion Graphics or read on for further information.Read More…
  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    Check Out the New Recommended Resources on 3D3d
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    We've added a new page to the site, which will help CG artists grab top quality software, tools and gear. It's filled with our favorite resources that we recommend for 3D graphic professionals. You can jump straight over to our Recommended Resources page here on 3D or read on for further information.Read More…
  • Code
    Check Out the New Recommended Resources on WordPress DevelopmentCode
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    We've added a new page to the site, which will help WordPress pros grab top quality software, tools and services. It's filled with our favorite WordPress resources. You can jump straight over to our Recommended Resources page here on WordPress Development or read on for further information.Read More…
  • Code
    Check Out the New Recommended Resources on CodeCode
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    We've added a new page to the site, which will help coders grab top quality software, tools and gear. It's filled with our favorite resources that we recommend for developers. You can jump straight over to our Recommended Resources page here on Code or read on for further information.Read More…
  • Computer Skills
    Check Out the New Recommended Resources on Computer SkillsComputer skills
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    We've added a new page to the site, which will help Mac users grab top quality software, Mac friendly services and iOS mobile apps. It's filled with our favorite resources that we recommend for Apple enthusiasts. You can jump straight over to our Recommended Resources page here on Computer Skills or read on for further information.Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    Check Out the New Recommended Resources on Music & AudioMusic
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    We've added a new page to the site, which will help audio professionals grab top quality software, tools and gear. It's filled with our favorite resources that we recommend for audio junkies. You can jump straight over to our Recommended Resources page here on Music & Audio or read on for further information.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    16 Best, Online Collaborative Design Apps for Creative Feedback and Client Sign-offPreview
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    Freelance designers need convenient tools for communicating with their clients and getting sign-off on creative projects. Also, teams require reliable instruments that enable their online collaborative design work. Check out this feature rich assortment of online apps for collaborating and getting client sign-off on your freelance design work over at our sister site, Freelance Switch. Review the options and find the best tool for your design business. View the ArticleRead More…
  • Design & Illustration
    A Freelance Graphic Designer’s Guide to Marketing on PinterestPreview
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    Freelance graphic designers often have to get creative with their marketing efforts. Sometimes the budget simply does not allow for outsourcing. Even more so, freelance graphic designers simply do not have enough time to spend on marketing. This is why social media is such an excellent method of marketing for freelancers – social media is free and can be updated regularly without a huge, initial time commitment. For freelancer graphic artists, Pinterest is just as important as Twitter or Facebook, or even more so, simply because of the nature of the site. Over on FreelanceSwitch we have a complete guide to marketing on Pinterest for freelance graphic designers. Jump over to learn more.Read More…