Twitter Link Roundup #10 – Design, Small Business, Social Media And More Ross Kimbarovsky | September 2nd, 2009

Every day on the crowdSPRING Twitter account and on my own Twitter account, I post a ton of fun links pertaining to logo design, web design, startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more! However, due to the fast-paced nature of microblogging, these links become buried within a few hours. So, here are some of the links that I’ve liked and shared this past week!

FREE e-book: Contracts for Software Developers Who Hate Contracts –

FREE e-book: Contracts for Designers Who Hate Contracts –

Ultimate Guide To Web Optimization (Tips & Best Practices) –

6 Web Design Tips from Leonardo da Vinci –

Tutorial: Create a Splashy Juice Ad In Photoshop! –

10 Commercial Fonts Every Print Designer Should Own –

25+ Excellent Free Stock Photo Sites for Designers –

55 Extremely Useful Online Generators for Designers –

Vector Tutorial Round Up –

Vital Tips For Effective Logo Design –

250+ Light Effect Brushes for Photoshop –

26 Examples of Vector Elements & Background in Web Design –

20 Vital Techniques & Best Practices For Effective Web Design –

17 Photoshop Tutorials for Designing Creative Advertisements –

Logo Design RoundUp Part 11 – How Designers Promote ? Brand Themselves –

55 Beautiful Green Layouts in Web Design –

70+ Examples of Product Comparison Tables in Web Design –

30 Useful Photoshop Tutorials for Vintage and Retro Style –

50 Essential Web Typography Tutorials, Tips, Guides and Best Practices –

Advanced Color Correction Tutorial that will Knock Your Socks Off! –

30 Gorgeous Text Effects of Photoshop –

Ten Women You Need To Know in Interface Design –

60 Useful Photoshop Actions to Enhance your Photos for Free –

Showcase of Stylish Photoshop Actions –

Tips and Tricks For An Effective eCommerce Site With 10 Brilliant Examples –

Every Typography Lovers Toolshed of Resources –

How To Create Brushes In Photoshop –

15 Inspirational Package Designs Using Type –

The different sketch styles of the designers at 37signals –

The 15+ Best Magazines for Print Designers –

Going Freelance: The Pros & Cons With “Top Web Designers” –

A repository of CSS/Typography excerpts, examinations and experiments –

40 Fresh & Beautiful Websites for Design Inspiration –

A pretty hip @threadless tutorial on how to make ANY photos into 3D photos –

If Famous Graphic Artists Were Web Designers… –

35 Marvelously Minimal Websites –

Top 10 User Experience Myths –

8+ Ways To Train Yourself To Be Creative –

50 Free Resources That Will Improve Your Photography Skills –

10 Popular web design softwares –

25 Excellent Handwritten Fonts –

Start being proactive to make ideas happen-

The wisdom of The One –

Studies about multitasking are missing the point –

Quantity over Quality is not an uncommon strategy these days –

Some entrepreneurs jump off a cliff & build plane on way down –

Radio interview about Three Laws of Performance –

Some good social networks for entrepreneurs to explore –

7 Things Your Startup SHOULD Copy From 37signals –

Good advice about how to pitch VC’s or Angels for cash –

“You’ve got to find what you love” – Awesome Speech by Steve Jobs –

10 Awesome Online Tools Your Small Business Should Be Using Today –

Branding for a Competitive Advantage –

Why You Need a Vacation –

The New Marketer’s Toolbox –

5 Videos that went Viral: Why do they work –

Have designers created an exclusive club designed to keep newcomers out? –

Social media’s top 10 dirty little secrets –

Interesting guest post about being a PR punk –

Audi Taps its Facebook Fans to Help Design Car of the Future –

Design Your Customers’ Decisions –

Purpose Bigger Than Product –

Measuring the Value of Sharing on the Social Web –

“Crispin’s Contest for New Brammo Logo Infuriates Creatives Because It Shows Them The Future” –

Can we all stop agreeing with each other and have some arguments please? –

Unilever Fires Ad Agency of 16 Years, Goes Crowdsourcing –

HP and Amazon Tap Into Crowdsourcing for Ads –

Bud Drinkers, Not Agency, Will Be Behind the Next Chinese New Year Campaign –

@chrisbrogan, author of best-selling Trust Agents reviews 6 twitter books –

The Top 50 Social Media Blogs Of The Year –

There are no ordinary moments –

Apple reboots its core. David Pogue explains. Brilliance –

7 Extraordinary Ink Technologies From The Bleeding Edge –

100 Snow Leopard Tips, Tricks, and Features –

Someone didn’t pay attention in airport runway design school –

Very Cool! B flat 2.0 –

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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