Twitter Link Roundup #21 – Design, Small Business, Social Media And More Ross | November 19th, 2009

Every day on the crowdSPRING Twitter account and on my own Twitter account, I post links to posts or videos I enjoyed reading or viewing. These posts and videos are about logo design, web design, startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more! Here are some of the links that I’ve liked and shared this past week!

10 Ways for Designers to Boost Productivity –

The Best Photoshop Tutorials of 2009 –

Three Big Mistakes that Can Make or Break Your Design Career –

8 Layout Solutions To Improve Your Designs –

13 Web-Safe Fonts at the Core of Web Typography –

How to avoid these common mistakes in blog design –

50 Impressive Magazine and Newspaper Styled Web Designs –

35 Randomly Selected Beautiful Vector Illustrations –

Online Image Editors – Why To Use Them And 5 Amazing Ones For Designers –

20 New High Quality Free Fonts –

20 Do’s and Don’ts of Effective Web Typography –

Print Design to Web Design: Comparative Analogies –

Color: The Next Limited Resource? –

Mermaids in Fantasies of Various Artists –

Fix Padded Image Links with Negative Margins –

21 Awesome Pieces of Digital CMYK Art –

5 Essential Document Templates for Freelance Designers –

60+ Photoshop Tutorials For Icon Design –

50+ Free High Resolution Textures –

24 Fresh & Useful Adobe #Illustrator Tutorials –

Web Design Trends: Testimonials Design –

How to design log in or/and sign up form? –

Art house: the private spaces of 8 great artists –

10 tips to create the perfect “advertise” page for your blog –

16 tutorials using #Photoshop to build a website –

Best of the Web (Design) for the Week of November 8, 2009 –

Free Image Carousels for Web Developers –

iPhone Apps Design Mistakes: Disregard Of Context –

5 Favorites Web Developer Cheat Sheets To Quickly Overview Code Syntax –

200+ Creative Advertisement Ideas from Around the World –

40 Beautifully-Designed Navigation Menus –

70 influential designers that shaped the world –

Creative and Interesting Tea Bag Designs –

Tips To Bridge The Gap Between Clients & Designers –

10 Fantastic and Creative Web Design Styles –

17 WordPress Theme Design Tutorials –

Photoshop Tutorial: Create a Leather-Textured, Realistic Briefcase Icon –

Create a Rolling Stones Inspired Tongue Illustration –

35 Incredible Digital Painting Tutorials –

20 User Experience Books you should own –

Legal Contracts for Software Developers Who Hate Contracts (w/free contract template to use today) –

Legal Contracts for Graphic Designers Who Hate Contracts (w/free contract template to use today) –

LLC or C Corp For Startups? What type of entity is best and why? –

Startup Tip: Don’t Believe Your Own Press Releases –

Myths Of Owning A Small Business and Entreprenership –

How To Get Attention For Your Startup –

Startup Tip: What To Do About Office Space –

Seth Godin’s alternate funding strategy for startups, but you have to charge for products to use –

Startup Tips: 5 Thoughts About Risk –

The technology to Run a Virtual Team –

Are we developing a leadership gap (skills aren’t meeting needs)? New study suggests we are –

LLC or C Corp For Startups? What type of entity is best and why? –

Small Business Spotlight of the Week –

Invoice Like A Pro: Examples and Best Practices –

Myths Of Owning A Small Business and Entreprenership –

Is Your Marketing Tail Wagging The Dog? –

Advice from Nixon and Peabody about legal pitfalls in social media –

24 Things I Do When Launching a New Blog –

Funny Print Ads –

Good Old Fashioned Personal Branding –

The Illusion of Brand Control –

10 WordPress Plugins to Help Build Community –

Facebook’s Draconian (And Kind of Awesome) Business Plan –

The Rise Of Networks, The End Of Process –

Is Facebook Getting Uncool for 18-24s? –

Google Experiments With Paid Inclusion & Does “Promoted” Meet FTC Guidelines? –

New Study Reveals Surprises In How People Share –

5 Tips for Getting More Exposure from Bloggers, Tweeters and Fans –

15 ways PR agencies can help companies with social media –

Marketing en Redes Sociales para PYMES: 10 pasos al alcance de cualquiera –

Changes in Media Over the Past 550 Years. Must read –

Long-tail User Experience: how to cultivate (or dissolve) a community –

4 tips for buyers to post and manage their crowdSPRING projects –

Can Tech Startups Discover the Next Springsteen? –

The Google Story : 11 Years Animated –

Typophiles get ready to freak –

Typographic Word Clock Screensaver –

Late fees suck –

Apparently, you can’t arrange icons on your desktop by “penis”. This is worth the 10 minutes –

An iphone app that tells you when’s the best time to leave a movie to pee –

I hope you enjoy these links! If you can spare a minute, please leave a comment and let me know what you liked/didn’t like.

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