Useful Productivity Guide Articles for Web Developers and Designers12th Nov 2011 | Posted by Eko S. | 4 Comments
Become more productive when working as freelance web developer or designer is not only the biggest challenges but it is also a critical in determining your success. And I think there are 2 skills that you must have so that you become more productive : Project Management skill and Time Management skill.
In this article I’ve collected the best article that really useful for me in developing that skills, and I think it will be useful too for you. Don’t hesitate to share with us your tips or another useful resources in the comment below.
Effective Strategy To Estimate Time For Your Design Projects
by Sam Barnes
In this article you’ll find very useful strategy that will dramatically increase the accuracy of most web project estimates.
How to Develop Task Management Skills as a Freelancer
by Jake Rocheleau
For anybody in the industry it’s absolutely essential to understand task management. Timing, repetition, sleep, nutrition, and a lot of other factors play a role in your work attitude. And by synchronizing yourself with natural rhythms and an upbeat schedule you’ll feel more productive throughout the day.
5 Sure-Fire Ways to Meet Deadlines For Freelancers & Web Workers
by Abhijeet Mukherjee
If you keep the following 5 points in mind I am sure it will help a great deal in meeting your deadlines.
Organization Tips For Web Designers
by Jeff Gardner
Organization in any operation is important, and for our work as web designers it is important, too. The good news? You don’t have to have been born an organizational machine. Let’s look at what being organized means and a few strategies and tips to help you clean up that messy desk and get your work ducks in a nice neat row.
A Guide to Simple Project Management
by Leo Babauta
We’re not always great at project management — and part of the problem might be that we don’t have a boss breathing down our necks, pressuring us at every turn and holding us accountable. In this article you’ll find Leo’s advice for simple project management by modifying some project concepts from David Allen’s Getting Things Done — modified for freelancers.
3 Tips for Making Deadlines Your Friend
by Steven Snell
I’d like to look at 3 factors that I’ve found to be very beneficial when dealing with deadlines. All of these things deal with the mentality of the subject, and taking a different approach to create a better end result.
How To Meet Deadlines And Boost Performance
by Amrit Hallan
In this post we will try to explore some ways to set up realistic deadlines and then stick to those deadlines.
Effective Prioritizing for Freelancers
by Steven Snell
As I’m creating my task list for each day, and throughout the day as I determine how to allocate my time for each task, I have to prioritize. Effective prioritizing is a necessity for freelancers to maximize their efficiency and productivity.
Increase Your Productivity By Shortening Your Work Day
by Lexi Rodrigo
In this post, we’re going to explore how freelancers can use Parkinson’s Law to increase our productivity.
10 Ways to Be a More Productive Web Developer
by Delwin Campbell
Follow each one of these tips and I can almost guarantee you that you’ll save time, be able to create more and/or better work and be a more productive developer, ready to tackle that next task in half the time it would’ve taken you before.
5 Steps to More Effective Time Management
by Steven Snell
In this article we’ll take a look at 5 steps that you can implement to better manage your time and get more out of your working hours.
How to Manage Your Time Effectively
by Rachel Arandilla
Time is a freelancer’s biggest asset. If you want to maximize your time and reap the rewards, you must know how to properly manage your time.
5 Time Management Tips for Freelancers
by Ian Greaves
Freelancers frequently find the main barrier to developing and growing their client base is their own time. Here are five tips to help you manage your time.
5 Ways to Spend Less Time at Work
by Alexandra Levit
Do these five things right now and go to your family on time tonight.
Uses of Systematization for Freelancers
by Steven Snell
In this post we’ll look at why you would want to develop you own systems and some areas of freelancing life that lend themselves to systematization.
Kill Your To-Do List
by Ali Rowan
In this post, I’ll discuss a to-do list alternative–The Single Day Schedule. I’ll explain how freelancers can use this better system to become more productive.
The Really Simple Way to Get Work Done
by Scott Young
Instead, I want to suggest some non-obvious causes of procrastination that I’ve found create the biggest problems.