Twitter Link Roundup #107 – Small Business, Social Media, Design, Copywriting, Marketing And More Ross | October 20th, 2011

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!

The image above shows a radical new camera – called the Lytro. This camera introduces a new camera technology – light-field photography. Conventional digital cameras use lenses to focus a subject. In doing so, light from only one direction reaches the sensor (for the portion of the image in-focus). The Lytro camera allows light from multiple directions to reach the sensor and the camera records all of this information. The result is that a user can focus on ANY part of the photo after the picture is taken. It looks like magic. More details in the Other section below.

Startup tips: 5 great tools for freelancers (and small businesses) –

5 Things Small Businesses Should Know About Google+

How to make a mobile commerce site for £200 –

crowdSPRING’s Small Business Spotlight of the Week: Donability –

98% of CEOs feel they need to restructure the way their organizations work –

NY edges out Mass for VC deals (first time in more than a decade) –

Number of startups in Illinois rising –

How Startups Have Changed the Way American Business Thinks –

The power of words can be amazing – must watch video:

Google rolling out this week visitor flow reporting for Google Analytics –

5 Things Small Businesses Should Know About Google+

How to make a mobile commerce site for £200 –

60 Fresh Free Fonts You’d Consider Using In Your Projects –

It’s A Great Time To Be A Designer –

Ultimate Round Up of Free and Fresh Photoshop Patterns –

The Do’s And Don’ts Of Infographic Design –

25 Examples Of Target Specific Trifold Brochure Design –

crowdSPRING interview (our 1st with a couple) – 12 Questions: Meet Debs & Johnny (Portugal) –

Roundup Of Fresh And High Quality Smart Phones PSD Files –

40 Great Examples Of Typographic Illustrations –

Design a Dark, Moody Movie Poster –

15 Cool And Innovative Toaster Designs –

30 Free Adobe Photoshop Patterns Sets –

Creative 3D Typography in 30+ Amazingly Diverse Designs –

20 Superb Examples Of Inspirational Poster Designs –

How to Budget for an Irregular Income –

Useful Tips on How to Design a Great Magazine Cover –

Startup tips: 5 great tools for freelancers (and small businesses) –

How Psychology Can Influence Good UX Design –

22 crazy, unusual and creative lamp designs –

12 Uber-Cool And Innovative Coffee Mugs –

The 60 Coolest TV Show Title Sequences of All Time –

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

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

34 Impressive Examples of Talk Boxes Logo Designs –

Clocks and Time – 20 Clever Logo Designs –

33 Beautiful Uses of Icons in Web Design –

Awesome tutorials to master responsive web design –

29 Beautiful About Me Page Designs –

How Psychology Can Influence Good UX Design –

UI Design for Developers: Introduction –

Asymmetrical balance in web design –

29 Creative And Unusual Websites –

Generation X is sick of your bullshit –

Nicely detailed post about how Apple’s Siri works –

I’m VERY Impressed with the new Lytro camera – and

Amazon is putting more than a hurt on book publishers. Game over? –

Considering an iPhone 4S on Sprint? Prepare to browse the web at turtle speeds –

Quantum Levitation and Trapping –

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

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