Project Management

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Freelock Named Top Web Developer in Seattle on Clutch & The Manifest!

Here at Freelock, we are all in for web development.…

Why tech work is so hard to estimate

"Hey, since the upgrade, I can't use the power edit feature anymore!" came the request. Ok.…

Successful projects, part 5: A custom web site is like a building

Previously we learned why a custom web site is not a car. But it is a lot like a building.

Successful projects, part 4: It costs more if you do half the work

"My budget is really tight, can you get the project started and show me what to do to finish it…

Successful projects, part 3: A custom web site is not a car

"I just want a web site to do memberships, events, and e-commerce. How come you can't tell me…

Successful projects, part 1: Paying for Attention

Ask any contractor the most economical way to get a job done, and the answer will be "Time and…

Open Atrium & Project Management Systems

At Freelock our project management tool of choice is Open Atrium. 

OpenAtrium is an…

Top 6 reasons Drupal really sucks -- Developer Edition

A couple weeks ago I wrote a post on why customers complain about Drupal -- the short version…

5 reasons Drupal projects suck: Hapless customer edition

At Freelock, we're huge fans of Drupal. But we keep running into customers (or potential…

Is Drupal 7 ready?

Short answer: it depends.

We still do most of our projects in Drupal 6, mainly because it…