Twitter Link Roundup #22 – Design, Small Business, Social Media And More Ross | December 4th, 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!

Excellent 4500+ Free Fonts for download –

How To Create The Perfect Client Questionnaire –

Questions to ask clients before designing their website –

Artistic Expression: Logo Design from Start to Finish –

All Photoshop tutorials on Abduzeedo –

75+ Amazing Music Logo Designs To Inspire You –

Designing Websites for Kids: Trends and Best Practices –

30 Brilliant Typefaces For Corporate Design –

30 Typographic Print ads –

50+ Online CSS Tools for Web Developers and Designers –

How to Make Beautiful Gradient Typography with Photoshop –

20 Elegant Web #Typography Resources –

60 Absolutely Gorgeous Textured Logos With That Wow Factor –

Inspirational Web Design: 50+ Beautifully Designed Blogs –

Comic Sans: The Font Everyone Loves to Hate –

31 Icon Design Tutorials –

10 Usability Crimes You Really Shouldn’t Commit –

10 Ways to Make WordPress More Useful –

Subtle Details: Taking Web Designs to Another Level –

High Quality Rough and Grungy Photoshop Brushes –

Complete beginners guide to interaction design –

15 Helpful Blogs No Freelancer Should Forget –

Beautiful new Sans Serif font available for free: Oceania –

Creating a Web Application From Scrach –

21 Free Web Apps That Can Make Your Lives Easier –

Smashing Network Logo and Badge Design Process –

A Month In The Creative Community: A November Roundup from @fuelcreativity –

eCommerce Add To Cart Buttons For Your Inspiration –

The Daily Inspiration #365 (1 year of design/creative inspiration) from @abduzeedo –

Why Your Worst Clients Should Still Get Your Best Service –

40+ Excellent Adobe Illustrator Cartoon Tutorials –

Avoid expensive rebuild costs and improve your existing site conversions –

Designing Websites for Kids: Trends and Best Practices –

66 Excellent Photoshop Web Design Layout Tutorials –

To Grid or Not to Grid: Advantages and Disadvantages –

Weekly Web Design and Development Inspiration – N.18 –

Interesting perspective questioning why designers rarely engage in intellectual discussion on design

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) –

Startup Tip: 5 Suggestions About Leveraging Social Media –

Small business and startup tip: attack that bottleneck! –

To Sell or Not to Sell: Silicon Valley Acquisitions Market Heats Up –

Work It Like Its Your Job –

Good interview with Jason Fried of @37signals in TimeOut Chicago –

Good post from @msuster about the need for startup leaders to know their weaknesses & plug them –

Startup Tip – Incremental Steps –

Don’t believe your own PR –

Startup Tip – Both Leadership AND Management Are Important –

One key to success for startups and small businesses … create REAL value –

Small business and startup tip: attack that bottleneck! –

One key to success for startups and small businesses … create REAL value –

Social Media Insiders Fiddle While Twitter Burns –

The Case for In-Stream Advertising –

Book review of Twitterville (written by @shelisrael) –

Startup Tip: 5 Suggestions About Leveraging Social Media –

The Benefits of Pissing People Off –

Good set of rules to follow – Ten Commandments of Social Media –

Twitter Ads Are Evil: Here’s Why –

Sprouter Talks to @crowdSPRING, a global marketplace for creative services –

The 3, 6, 9 Time Management Strategy –

crowdSPRING’s SPRINGY Awards announced –

SFGate on Specwork: impact to artists, marketers –

Support to load Google Analytics asynchronously – make pages faster & gather more data:

Innovation Perspectives – Ideas are Not Enough –

Is media, publishing, advertising dead? Or about to be re-born? NY Times –

13 Incredible Meat Art?! –

Eibatova Karina presents every letter in a “natural form.” –

Now, vodka that comes in a pill –

Playing around with Bing Maps Beta – very well done by Microsoft –

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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