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Dale Ross
Independent Contractor at Self Employed · | 8 upvotes · 48K views

I started out as an Independent Contractor just about a month ago and wanted to start on the right foot. I did a bit of searching on Hacker News when I needed an Invoicing Solution. Freshbooks caught my eye initially but I decided to check StackShare for a more cost-effective solution. The Zapier integrations are pretty neat, the templates are cool and I'm looking forward to what else it has in store.

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Pros of Surge
Pros of Wave
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    Free plan
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    Free custom domain support
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    Deployment via command line
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    Smart about urls
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    Automatic urls based on filenames
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    404 status page based on 404.html
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    Free ssl
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    1 free instance without CC forever?

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    What is Surge?

    Surge makes it easy for developers to deploy projects to a production-quality CDN through Grunt, Gulp, npm.

    What is Wave?

    It is a free, online software alternative to Quickbooks. Wave helps manage invoices, credit card payments, accounting & payroll. Best for small businesses & freelancers.

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