July 2021 – Freelancer Meetup Notes

Lean Coffee Topics Most used tool in toolbox? ManageWP -> managing multiple WP sites easily (great for care plans). Plugin updates, backups, uptime monitoring, security, performance, reports. https://managewp.com/ MainWP -> similar to ManageWP. Separate plugins per feature rather than one plugin like with ManageWP. https://mainwp.com/ Airtable -> one place for whole project. More user-friendly. Group …

April Meetup – SEO overview with Matt Woicik

Matt Woicik ( https://ml2solutions.com/) gave a presentation on SEO for small business. He has a treasure trove of information on his website, including the presentation he gave. https://ml2solutions.com/services/search-engine-optimization/ We had a great discussion getting into all of the details of SEO. Some Questions Is there a tool to look at what competitors are using for …

January Freelancer Meetup Notes – 2021 Goals

Some of our wins of 2020 and goals of 2021 Client-developer mutual respect Educate clients Set boundaries/expectations Find work/life balance Grow! Focus on big new projects Keep up with all the tech Get through 2021 Make side gig the main thing Nurture partnerships Subcontracting Whitelabeling Outsourcing Learn marketing better Run business more efficiently More long …