Twitter Link Roundup #271 – Textbook Resources for Small Business, Startups, and Design! Mike | May 29th, 2015

Too weird, right? Metallica? Mellow? But perhaps a great way to start the weekend, am I right?

A hard act to follow, perhaps, but get yourself ready, because it’s time now for our weekly Roundup! This week’s set of lovely links and attractive articles that we shared with you over the past week on our  crowdSPRING Twitter account (as well as my own Twitter account) is keyboard perfection! We just love sharing articles about fonts, logo design, web design, startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, economics and other interesting stuff! Enjoy!


Freshii’s CEO Says McDonald’s Franchisees Want to Open Healthy Shops Inside Fast-Food

State of Small Business Report

California drought threatens even oldest water rights


This U.S. City Just Made an Unusual Move to Compete With Uber

Slack is Rewriting the Rules on SaaS Pricing @OpenViewLabs

Reid Hoffman on the biggest lie employers tell employees –

Nine Behaviors That Drive Innovation

Too Many Infrastructure Projects Go It Alone

Robo-Hiring: How An Automated Headhunter Is Finding Hidden Tech Talent For Wall Street

Rules You Need to Follow When Job Hunting

Do This to Become a More Effective Problem Solver

Websites Your Startup Needs to Succeed in 2015

Consulting Giant McKinsey Buys Itself a Top Design Firm | WIRED

Elon Musk’s Slightly Dishonest, Super-Effective Management Trick

Halle Berry’s Newest Role: Business Owner

The 6 Skills Every Successful Entrepreneur Needs

Employees flock to private clubs

Simple yet epic productivity hacks for creative entrepreneurs


Does Audio Create Authority Faster Than Text?

How to optimise Twitter Ads for Business

How To Build A Successful Business Blog

5 Things Mad Men Taught Us About Leadership

How Adidas Is Learning To Be More Like Kanye

Top 7 SEO trends you need to follow to succeed • Inspired Magazine

Create the Perfect Ending that Your Content Deserves

How To Email Authors for New Comments on WordPress

4 Reasons to Stop Banning Social Media at Work

Tools to Help an Audience Share Your Content

How to Create the Perfect Social Media Marketing Mix


Haiku Txt in Wd Type – Print Magazine

K to J, a Process Intensive Partnership Between Two Artists – Design Milk

Exercising The Funny Bone – Print Magazine

The Macarons: Lamps Inspired by the Memphis Movement – Design Milk

The Legend of the Flying Tomato on Ringling Portfolios

How Has Design Changed Since 1980? – Print Magazine

The Perfect Office – Kano DIY Computer, Acer Widescreen Display and Office Ideas

Color Theory for Graphic Design Course

This Wool Cardigan Doubles As A Physical Therapist

A Coastal Holiday House by InForm – Design Milk

Shigeru Ban to help relief efforts in Nepal

A collection of well-designed magazines

Frank Frazetta: Cartoons, Adventures and Golf Clubs – Print Magazine

Pantone Plus Series Formula Guide Coated & Uncoated: 1,761 Colors | My Design Shop


When to Wordmark? – Print Magazine

“Fresh from the SPRING” showcases the wonderful designer Dragas | crowdSPRING Blog –

Popular Logos With Messages Hidden In It

Vintage Designs for Custom Car & Motorcycle Brands

What You Need To Know About Logo Redesigns


How to Fix White Screen of Death Errors in WordPress | WordPress Arena

Sites with High Quality Photos You Can Use for Free | CSS-Tricks

50 Free Resources for Web Designers from April 2015

Best Minimalist Website Design Principles in Display

How To Speed Up your Front End Web Development Process

20 Fresh and New Free HTML Website Templates

A Simple Guide to Choosing the Right Chart for Your Data

Dealing With Third-Party Nightmares as a Web Designer

How to Find Your WordPress Login URL

Design of Complex Forms: For Responsiveness, Accessibility and Friction Free Experience

How to Use One SSL Certificate for Your Entire Multisite Network

Space.js: HTML-driven narrative 3D scrolling


Comparing iOS Designs of 5 Apps Over the Years – Designmodo

A Murky Road Ahead for Android, Despite Market Dominance…


What Makes a Picasso Painting Worth $140 Million?

Game Of Thrones Made Easy, With Google Maps

It’s a Mad Mad Men world for AMC

Six Gadgets to Take on a Road Trip

Our Pampered Wilderness. Ugh.…

Harry Shearer Is Leaving ‘The Simpsons’

Forget Glitter Bombs: Here’s a New Passive-Aggressive Way to Shame Your Bad Neighbors

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