There’s a lot of cool stuff out there you can get for free, mostly for free, or initially for free.
Training, tutorials, information, software, services – lots of it, much of it high quality, and for nothing but the cost of your email address.
Some of my absolute favorite free things are:
WP Landing Pages, a free plugin for wordpress that let’s you create landing pages on the quick-fast.
The GIMP, an open source image editing software, that does most of what Photoshop does – but totally for free.
There’s a difference between these two free softwares.
The Gimp is straight-up free. It’s built on the philiosophy of non-profit, open source code. The people who work on the GIMP and other systems like it do it for love, for passion, from a sense of the common good, or to earn an income on a donation basis. [Read more...]