Twitter Link Roundup #51 – Small Business, Social Media, Design, Copywriting, Marketing And More Ross Kimbarovsky | September 9th, 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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Marketing Is About Values –

crowdSPRING’s Small Business Spotlight of the Week: Anna Banana’s –

Very good article about Trader Joe’s and why they’re succeeding by being different –

10 things about kids from which entrepreneurs can learn –

Marketing Is About Values –

A Startup is its People (nothing more) –

Fight When it’s Time to Fight. Be Gracious When It’s Time to Give In –

Old and New School Angel Investing Philosophies Clash in Chicago –

Speaking of tattoos – Interview with @micah , CEO & co-founder of –

Very good article about Trader Joe’s and why they’re succeeding by being different –

What does advertising do? –

Marketing Is About Values –

Learning About Marketing Through Physics –

Apple’s Pricing Decoys –

There, I Said It: Screw Viral Videos –

How do colors affect purchases? (nice infographic) –

Does Your Brand Really Need To Be ‘Social’? –

How to tell if your Company is Advanced: 10 Criteria Of Social Business Maturity –

Very good article about Trader Joe’s and why they’re succeeding by being different –

Naysayers Attack Ping –

Free Wireframing Kits, UI Design Kits, PDFs and Resources –

Complete social icon set, +150 social sites, Ai & PSD, vector version –

Be Healthy: Simple Exercises for Freelancers –

Showcase Of Appetizing Restaurant Websites –

Print Tutorial: Creating A Magazine Cover –

Another 35+ Adobe Illustrator 3D effect Tutorials –

40+ Creative Logo Designs Using Punctuation Marks –

150 Tutorials for Creating Excellent Icon Design –

Art Inside Toilet Paper Rolls –

Graphic Design Through the Decades Series: The ’70s –

30 Best Fractal Photoshop Brush Sets –

How do colors affect purchases? (nice infographic) –

iCandies Icon Set: 60 Free Icons For Your User Interfaces and Apps –

20 Useful Graphic Illustration Tutorials in 3D Style –

Discover What Type of Designer Are You? –

350+ Beautiful Drawing Brushes For Photoshop –

The Case For Open-Source Design: Can Design By Committee Work? –

Retro inspiration: Vintage Advertisement Of Modern Technology –

Get Inspired: Beautiful Examples of Textures in Web Design –

Funny Caricatures Of Famous People –

Interview with a crowdSPRING designer – 12 Questions: Meet Rommel Rojas (Venezuela) –

PINK Design Inspiration: Websites, Logos, Photos, Packaging and More –

Presenting Design Like You Get Paid For It –

1000+ Free Social Media Networking Icons for You To Use –

Typography as Art –

20 Methods for Upping Your Current Web Design Skills –

50 Stunning Examples of Photo Manipulation Art –

Get Inspired: Beautiful Examples of Textures in Web Design –

Corporate Website Design: Creative and Beautiful Solutions –

14 Resources for Free Fonts and Premium Fonts –

Twitter Background Design – Great Tips and Gorgeous Examples –

15 Standard Screen Patterns (web interface design) –

Is ‘User Experience’ A Real Discipline? –

40 Cool and Creative T-Shirt Illustration Designs –

Interesting info about the crowdSPRING creative community –

Perspective in Icon Design – Know-hows –

30 Fresh Flyers That Will Inspire You –

Minimalism in Web Design: A Guide –

An Analysis of Typography on the Web –

Bus Art: Transportation with Style –

The Art and Tradition of Typography –

Guide to Web Design Degree Schools and University Programs –

Complete social icon set, +150 social sites, Ai & PSD, vector version –

On Innovation Part 2 (How Apple Does It) –

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) –

How To Write Eye-Catching Headlines that Transform Browsers into Buyers –

Best Practices for Writing Interface Text –

Power washing in Manhattan: before & after –

On Innovation Part 2 (How Apple Does It) –

Apple’s Pricing Decoys –

When we perceive time moving faster, do we process and remember more information? –

The evolution of the household. Interesting stats in perspective –

Crowdsourcing For Environmental Change –

We are Weird. | A Weird Way of Thinking Has Prevailed Worldwide –

Interesting info about the crowdSPRING creative community –

Bankruptcy is what happens when business dinosaurs ignore or delay the need to evolve –

“How to Have More Insights” … start with quiet –

If Apple made other products, they might look like this –

Hair Styles That Will Blow Your Mind –

So you think YOU can dance? Step aside and let a child in a diaper show you how –

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

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