Twitter Link Roundup #56 – Small Business, Social Media, Design, Copywriting, Marketing And More Ross | October 14th, 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!

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The image on the left is “The Bean” in Chicago – photographed in HDR.

Not Everything That Can Be Counted Counts – http://bit.ly/c5dPUv

crowdSPRING’s Small Business Spotlight of the Week: Penn Brewery – http://bit.ly/aneDfT

Small Innovations Are a Big Deal – http://bit.ly/90T9PM

Strategy is Not a To Do List – http://kiss.ly/buz41c

Tips, Tricks and Inspiration for Creating Great Screencasts – http://bit.ly/bBvlA7

Not Everything That Can Be Counted Counts – http://bit.ly/c5dPUv

The VC Market: An Adaptive System – http://bit.ly/d2T6Jr

Strategy is Not a To Do List – http://kiss.ly/buz41c

Beware the Nile perch – http://bit.ly/bAEm4Y

Lean Startup 101 for Developers – http://ow.ly/2Qa8p

Silicon Valley’s Disruption Deficit Disorder – http://bit.ly/b5Ix3y

Steve Jobs’s Strategy? “Get Rid of the Crappy Stuff” – http://bit.ly/b5pYkc

Men and Women Entrepreneurs: Not That Different – http://tcrn.ch/cz3lfF

Startup Sales – Why Hiring Seasoned Sales Reps May Not Work – http://bit.ly/cas02p

Future M Start-Up Marketing Boot Camp Recap – http://bit.ly/bZTXrK

“Some of the smartest people you work with don’t think like you at all.” – http://vh.co/97DgSM

Acquisitions: Pulling Back the Covers – http://bit.ly/cFBQee

What Startups Can Learn From Watching “The Social Network” – http://bit.ly/bzsEOd

Small Innovations Are a Big Deal – http://bit.ly/90T9PM

Tips, Tricks and Inspiration for Creating Great Screencasts – http://bit.ly/bBvlA7

What is holding back social media investment? – http://bit.ly/cJNG6k

Social media critics keep getting it wrong – http://bit.ly/9vAaU1

12 Creative Design Ideas That Went Viral (And The Lessons You Can Learn) – http://bit.ly/cKStxh

40 Creative Advertisement for Inspiration – http://bit.ly/aG7Tq6

Lessons to be learnt from the Gap logo debacle – http://bbc.in/dq7PnA

Internet Advertising Hits New Revenue Record – http://bit.ly/aNgQXL

What Can You Learn from 7 Awesome Corporate Blogs? – http://bit.ly/d5Qfi7

Crowdsourcing Effective Advertising – http://s.hbr.org/dnwtVj

Online sharing leading to more sharing offline – http://rww.to/azzgPM

Keynote Speech Scott Klososky Social Technologies 12 Step Process – http://bit.ly/9pdJG6

Not Everything That Can Be Counted Counts – http://bit.ly/c5dPUv

Inspiration: Vintage Packaging & Labels – http://bit.ly/c5zgNA

Payments, Contracts, & Invoices – How to get clients to pay – http://bit.ly/c7c83Q

50+ Easy to Follow Photoshop Poster Tutorials – http://bit.ly/cSJwyC

Clothing Hang Tag Design: 12 Trendy Examples – http://bit.ly/cjNvHh

Comprehensive Guides For Understanding The Basic Fundamentals Of Illustrator – http://bit.ly/9lxlc6

A Handy Guide to Image Resolutions in Print Design – http://ow.ly/2NLI6

40 Creative Advertisement for Inspiration – http://bit.ly/aG7Tq6

Super Cute Save-the-Date Cards – http://bit.ly/9FIrOo

crowdSPRING’s interview with a designer – 12 Questions: Meet Tin Ba?i? (Croatia) – http://bit.ly/bnHc0z

25 Excellent Sets of Free Adobe Illustrator Brushes – http://bit.ly/crrYps

60 Exclusive Free Icons: “Childish” – http://bit.ly/8YR1dV

The Science Behind Design Color Theory – http://bit.ly/aIBtUx

Color Blendy: tool that lets you generate & preview transitions between colors – http://bit.ly/dvj1ky

40 Amazing Music Inspired Artworks – http://bit.ly/9RmSLg

More on avoiding risk aversion when designing – http://is.gd/fToTD

12 Creative Design Ideas That Went Viral (And The Lessons You Can Learn) – http://bit.ly/cKStxh

Showcase of Minimalism in Movie Posters From 1967 to 2010 – http://bit.ly/aIOZFr

50+ Really Amazing Digital Art of Mermaids – http://bit.ly/dqhGgL

The Ultimate CSS Gradient Generator Tool – http://ow.ly/2QSRn

Legal Contracts for Software Developers Who Hate Contracts (w/free contract template tco 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

If you love the new GAP logo (are you nuts?), you can get one for your business! – http://bit.ly/9PEU0O

50 Best Designed Logos With Punctuation Marks – http://bit.ly/92Ikm1

50 Clever and Cool Logos – http://bit.ly/cTx7ZM

The Science Behind Design Color Theory – http://bit.ly/aIBtUx

Five Useful Design Techniques and Coding Solutions For Web Designers – http://bit.ly/axMdq3

The Science Behind Design Color Theory – http://bit.ly/aIBtUx

5 Biggest Copyright Pitfalls for Web Designers – http://bit.ly/d5sJHU

Dos and Don’ts of Website Design – http://ow.ly/2PD0e

25+ Web Designs with TyPoGrApHy as a Dominating Design Element – http://bit.ly/cNcUie

50 New Useful CSS Techniques, Tutorials and Tools – http://bit.ly/a9ejuv

40 Must See Cool Short Animation Websites – http://ow.ly/2NLIl

30 Auto Completion Scripts for Better User Experience – http://bit.ly/cDqrYF

60 Exclusive Free Icons: “Childish” – http://bit.ly/8YR1dV

40 Fresh Examples of Minimal Web Design – http://bit.ly/chUQyc

150 best jQuery effects for web designers and developers – http://bit.ly/cS0Qbj

Test Usability By Embracing Other Viewpoints – http://bit.ly/aNt2Gh

The Difference Between UI and UX – http://sto.ly/cp43j9

30 Auto Completion Scripts for Better User Experience – http://bit.ly/cDqrYF

A very useful collection – Usability Resources to Win Arguments – http://bit.ly/bV5V5p

The right way to tell time: http://www.qlocktwo.com

Concept Cars: 60+ Kick-Ass Automobile Designs – http://bit.ly/d2nSwe

7 Tips for an Authentic and Productive Writing Process – http://bit.ly/aXwhSu

20 Awesome WordPress Typography Themes for Writers – http://bit.ly/bdUFAj

Great talk by Jonathan Zittrain: “Minds for Sale” (video) – http://youtu.be/Dw3h-rae3uo

“7 Trends to Watch, In An Age of Info Overload” – http://bit.ly/c9D9BL

Very inspiring to see innovation like this (allowing paralyzed people to walk) – http://bit.ly/97tX3M

16 Interesting Facts About Sleep – http://bit.ly/dcT390

Gap reverting to their old logo – http://bit.ly/9s9ZeC

“Kindle Singles” is exactly the right idea at the right time – http://bit.ly/ay3KZX

Tips, Tricks and Inspiration for Creating Great Screencasts – http://bit.ly/bBvlA7

Motion Graphic Inspiration: Imaginary Forces – http://bit.ly/buRkv2

You Name It: The Biggest [Blanks] in the World! – http://bit.ly/9LKgP0

Scientists say three-course meal in a single stick of gum is now a possibility – http://bit.ly/a7IXu3

Top 10 Largest Photographs in the World – http://bit.ly/biLsT5

A Realization About Japanese and American Superheroes – http://bit.ly/c0eEFN

Best video of all time – http://youtu.be/pc0mxOXbWIU

State of the art of self-driving cars on road today – http://scoble.it/axauXi

I hope you enjoy these links! Please leave a comment and let me know what you liked/didn’t like.

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  • http://twitter.com/HackerChick Abby Fichtner

    Thanks for the shout out!

  • http://twitter.com/HackerChick Abby Fichtner

    Wow, great list.

    Thanks for the shout out to my Lean Startup 101 for Developers!

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