Feature

Client Invoice Reminders

May 13, 2018

Unless you’re the most fortunate freelancer in the world, you know how much a late invoice can cost you. Whether it’s the mental space reserved for remembering to following up or the time spent stressing over the wording, a late invoice is an unnecessary (and unbillable) distraction from your actual work. Fortunately, we have a new feature to take the weight off your shoulders—client invoice reminders!

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Feature

Menubar App Beta

Jan 08, 2018

Time-tracking in Cushion has been getting better and better with each improvement. So far, however, people have only been able to track time from within the browser. After months of beta testers knocking at our door, we’re finally ready to release the menubar app beta!

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Feature

Planning View

Nov 28, 2017

Planning is a big part of every freelancer’s workflow. Whether you’re estimating hours for a project or prioritizing tasks for the week, knowing what you need to work on and how long it will take you is essential for staying on track. Up until now, we’ve focused on the bird‘s eye view in Cushion, but for the past 2 months, we’ve been heads-down on a much more detailed look—the Planning View!

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Feature

Summary Stats

Aug 29, 2017

Cushion has always been great at visualizing an overview of your schedule and income, but the graphs only provide one angle—there’s so much more Cushion could reveal if we would dig deeper into the details. Instead of adding to the graphs, we decided to introduce a new element to the Track and Invoice sections—summary stats.

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Feature

Drag & Drop Lists

Aug 05, 2017

Cushion uses lists to categorize projects. By default, these lists represent the status of a project—“Active”, “Potential”, “Completed”, etc. Prior to today, moving projects between lists was cumbersome. You’d have to leave the current page and select the new list from a dropdown menu. Realizing that people often needed to move several projects at once, we decided to make this process more intuitive—with drag and drop lists.

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Archive

  1. Client Invoice Reminders
    Feature
  2. Menubar App Beta
    Feature
  3. Planning View
    Feature
  4. Summary Stats
    Feature
  5. Drag & Drop Lists
    Feature
  6. Invoices Due Today
    Feature
  7. Draft Invoices
    Feature
  8. Inline Forms
    Feature
  9. Time-Tracking Beta
    Feature
  10. Endless Scrolling & Zooming
    Feature
  11. Sending Invoices
    Feature
  12. Stripe Beta
    Announcement
  13. Invoice Logos
    Feature
  14. Streamlined Workflows
    Feature
  15. Monthly Income Goals
    Feature
  16. Moonlighter Plan
    Announcement
  17. October 2016 Roundup
    Roundup
  18. Auto-Incrementing Invoices
    Feature
  19. Invoicing
    Feature
  20. September 2016 Roundup
    Roundup
  21. August 2016 Roundup
    Roundup
  22. Automatic Currency Conversion
    Feature
  23. Projected Paydays
    Feature
  24. July 2016 Roundup
    Roundup
  25. Retainers
    Feature
  26. Inline Notes
    Feature
  27. Ask a Freelancer podcast
    Announcement
  28. Expenses
    Feature
  29. Availability Badge
    Feature
  30. Availability
    Feature
  31. Overbooking
    Feature
  32. Xero Integration
    Feature
  33. Vacations
    Feature
  34. Weekly Summaries
    Feature
  35. Monthly Income
    Feature
  36. Small Tweaks, Big Improvements
    Feature
  37. Client Ranking & Average Ranges
    Feature
  38. Stickers!
    Announcement

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