Twitter Link Roundup #31 – Design, Copywriting, Marketing, Small Business, Social Media And More Ross | March 11th, 2010

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!

A Guide To Typography On The Web – http://bit.ly/9V601u

15 Logos That Look Like Other Things – http://bit.ly/cBOofx

74 Simply Stunning Line Art Logos For Inspiration – http://bit.ly/axawhE

60 Breathtaking Examples Of Beautiful Typography – http://bit.ly/dxPx4t

Common Questions About Design Professionalism – http://bit.ly/bAj8Pf

How to design a successful logo – http://bit.ly/dgrT8Q

Showcase of Textures in Print Design – http://bit.ly/9KWm7b

80 creative examples of logos featuring animals – http://bit.ly/djOxjZ

Ultimate Photoshop Tutorials to Enhance Your Skills – http://j.mp/aEnDXi

How to Kill the Design Community – http://bit.ly/9SYhin

The Crime That is Business Clip Art – http://bit.ly/aABnxs

Astounding Ajax/CSS Forms: 30+ Modern Trends , Tips and Techniques – http://bit.ly/afHnQk

30 Stunning Graphical Vector Tutorials for Improve your Graphics Skills – http://bit.ly/cm4uQL

So You Call Yourself A Designer? – http://bit.ly/9cFq7D

14 Visually Stunning Animated Infographics – http://bit.ly/cuZ06V

Useful And Professional Free Photoshop Brushes – http://bit.ly/bGLSYs

The Measure Of Type: An overview of typographic measuring terms – http://bit.ly/bU8TDx

The New Designer Revisited – See If You Agree – http://bit.ly/bPJ38h

10,000+ Fresh #Photoshop gradients to download – http://bit.ly/9oDCbR

Inspiration Smorgasbord – http://drp.ly/yOA5p

Bad First Impressions That Can Drive Potential Clients Away – http://bit.ly/9dyV0q

The Future Of CSS Typography – http://bit.ly/93aBI0

Interesting perspective from @benkunz (not sure I agree) – Confusion as a design feature – http://bit.ly/d0ibO1

70+ Beautiful 2D Illustration Artworks – http://bit.ly/bF98rk

20 Beautiful Fonts for Big and Effective Headlines – http://bit.ly/9hiQJe

Handy Tools and Tips for E-Commerce Websites – http://bit.ly/cSSbgk

12 Questions: Meet Bryan Blue S. Cuevas (Philippines) [interview with a crowdSPRING designer] – http://bit.ly/az0X6G

Extend the Firebug Console with these 15 Extensions – http://bit.ly/aD9IQ6

How to Create a Highly Detailed Hi-Tech Power Button – Basix – http://bit.ly/9Ed7RT

28 New Great Magazine/Newspaper Style WordPress Themes – http://bit.ly/95EeTW

Colorful and Imaginative Children’s Website Gallery – http://bit.ly/cGFuZK

Resources to Help You Create a High-Quality Font – http://bit.ly/95hVp7

Can Experience be Designed? – http://ping.fm/Rw4Ee

Hall of Fame for the most used, abused & overdone approaches to designing a logo – http://bit.ly/aLBISk

Modern Bicycle Concepts That Will Blow Your Mind – http://bit.ly/bn86c3

Legal Contracts for Software Developers Who Hate Contracts (w/free contract template to use today) – http://bit.ly/1ySfi

Legal Contracts for Graphic Designers Who Hate Contracts (w/free contract template to use today) – http://bit.ly/XTLkS

Blogging Lessons from The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo – http://bit.ly/daemIB

How to Effectively write a tutorial – http://bit.ly/aWAJyN

crowdSPRING Adds Writing Jobs to Its Creative Services Marketplace – http://bit.ly/bkWOhy

10 Proven Steps to Snag a Guest Post on an A-List Blog – http://bit.ly/9PMOyQ

How should startups & small biz prioritize numbers important to their business? Some thoughts – http://bit.ly/b8QyR9

The 2-Minute Opportunity Checklist for Entrepreneurs – http://s.hbr.org/9AuytA

To innovate & drive real change, you have to remain dissatisfied. Here’s why – http://bit.ly/8ZIJwZ

Top 50 VC-backed companies in U.S., according to @WSJhttp://bit.ly/dpyr39

Transitioning From One Job To Another – http://bit.ly/9hKHwy

How to Quit Your Job – http://bit.ly/cPZHKP

Venture-Capital Firms Caught in a Shakeout – http://bit.ly/c5aDSQ

“The most important decision you’ll make today is about what to pay attention to and what to ignore.” – http://bit.ly/apynty

Not Every Failure Is A Learning Experience – http://bit.ly/dwiqaJ

What Lean Startups are NOT – http://bit.ly/bzV5It

The Strategy Trap: Why focusing too much on strategy could be killing your ability to execute – http://bit.ly/bZnvX9

The Dirty Secret About Software and Product Features – http://bit.ly/alwx6X

Not Every Failure Is A Learning Experience – http://bit.ly/dwiqaJ

The Strategy Trap: Why focusing too much on strategy could be killing your ability to execute – http://bit.ly/bZnvX9

5 Must Have Twitter Tools For Your Business – http://ow.ly/1p2lSy

“The most important decision you’ll make today is about what to pay attention to and what to ignore.” – http://bit.ly/apynty

To innovate & drive real change, you have to remain dissatisfied. Here’s why – http://bit.ly/8ZIJwZ

The Dirty Secret About Software and Product Features – http://bit.ly/alwx6X

How should startups & small biz prioritize numbers important to their business? Some thoughts – http://bit.ly/b8QyR9

crowdSPRING’s Small Business Spotlight of the Week: Find Me Buy Me – http://bit.ly/93DYUs

The agency model will die unless agencies embrace crowdsourcing, argues @stuartfosterhttp://bit.ly/c7QoRt

Optimizing Brands for Social Search – http://bit.ly/aeIRiX

Behavioral targeting TV ads, a company in the UK has worked it out – http://bit.ly/cPY0LU

Interesting perspective from @benkunz (not sure I agree) – Confusion as a design feature – http://bit.ly/d0ibO1

U.S. Government embraces crowdsourcing – http://bit.ly/9BJv85

Good riddance to books. Brilliant – http://bit.ly/cGw6rh

Very good interview by @scobleizer w/ Adobe responding to Apple’s rejection of flash on iPad – http://bit.ly/duYjNM

Handy Tools and Tips for E-Commerce Websites – http://bit.ly/cSSbgk

Kara Swisher interviews (video) @andrewmason of @Grouponhttp://bit.ly/aCcM6c

Good interview with @andrewmason on Chicago Tonight (WTTW) about @Grouponhttp://bit.ly/d5JP9i

Looks like @jasonfried & @dhh new book – Rework – has hit a nerve w/ mgmt experts – http://bit.ly/aqoZAZ

The agency model will die unless agencies embrace crowdsourcing, argues @stuartfosterhttp://bit.ly/c7QoRt

Modern Bicycle Concepts That Will Blow Your Mind – http://bit.ly/bn86c3

MIT’s new media lab gets new building – http://bit.ly/9Ce6Lr

Enjoying the snippets from @TheLogoFactory on design & speculative work (includes a bit about crowdSPRING today) – http://bit.ly/aRcJyM

World’s Most Generic News Report | Charlie Brooker – http://tinyurl.com/ycvajkw

A physical manifestation of Virtual Space – http://post.ly/QkEo

Most awesome stairs ever! – http://bit.ly/bfNM1a

Jon Stewart’s take on ChatRoulette – http://awe.sm/52BZk

We have no doubt you’d like to own your very own Chia Lincoln. Here’s your chance – http://bit.ly/dlLXRY

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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  • Tess Robinso

    These links are a great resource. Thanks heaps. I’ll let you know what I think of them. I’ll retweet and share on FB. Cheers

  • Tess Robinso

    These links are a great resource. Thanks heaps. I’ll let you know what I think of them. I’ll retweet and share on FB. Cheers

  • Tess Robinson

    I particularly love the design links and logo creating links. They’re really useful.

  • Tess Robinson

    I particularly love the design links and logo creating links. They’re really useful.

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