Monthly Archive for: ‘January, 2010’

Interview with John Jonas: A Spotlight on Filipinos Working Online

I had the chance to interview John Jonas, creator of Replace Myself and the brain behind These are two websites which he currently maintains and uses to promote the Philippines as an outsourcing destination. Well you might be wondering what’s so important about him that I actually asked him for an interview. The truth is, my first encounter of John Jonas’s is really memorable. The first time I have read about him was in Yaro Starak’s post, And guess what, the comment that I...

Zotero Issues You Ought to Know

If you have read my post "Research Tools Every Freelancer Should Know" and have signed up for Zotero, this is something that you ought to read as well. I’m sure you are enjoying this amazing tool but if you are having some issues, calm down. Here are a few things that you might want to check. Fortunately, if you are using version 1.0, you may be in a brighter mood, but if you have the version 2.0 beta, it may not be as smooth sailing as you want it to be. The reason why I’m writing this is...
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Five Reasons Why oDesk Tops Other Freelance Sites

Freelancing is perhaps biggest job revolution after the industrial period. That is of course for a good reason. The advances in technology, communication and the boom of the information superhighway made job hunting just a click of a mouse away.Hundreds, if not thousands of freelance sites have sprouted. Some are good, others are not but there are sites which stands out to provide stellar service, not only for service providers but also for its service buyers. And oDesk, surely is at par to...

Social Media Campaign For NoyNoy Aquino Goes to oDesk

With just a few months left before the election, politicians are heating up their campaigns intensely. And for this year, it’s not just the ordinary campaign arena that needs to be conquered, they are also aiming at dominating social media streams. Presidentiable Manny Villar seem to have focus much of his campaign on TV ads, but some have probably hired a blogger, an SEO specialist, social media marketer and a battalion of web gurus to reach out the generation Y of voters. But I found an...
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