Twitter Link Roundup #284 – Late Summer Resources for Small Business, Startups, and Design! Mike | August 28th, 2015

I guess I have a travel bug this month. Sad me, it’s August but there’s no time for vacation right now. I’ll have to continue from last week and fantasize about the places I would be visiting, oh if I only could. For instance, I do really like a good market in an exotic locale, and this may be one of the most comprehensive lists of these places yet crafted. Have a look at the 21 incredible markets from around the world ad come salivate with me!

Sigh. But back now to reality, and I some small measure of redemption, because it’s time for the set of links and articles that we shared with you over the past week on our  crowdSPRING Twitter account (as well as my own Twitter account)! We do love sharing articles about fonts, logo design, web design, startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, economics and other interesting stuff! Enjoy!

smallbusinessblog

From the Vault: Working Remote. Yeah. About That. | @crowdSPRING Blog – crowdspring.co/1NK8tPd

The Art of the Out-of-Office Reply nytimes.com/2015/08/28/fas…

How to Start Spreading the Optimism: 7 Simple Tips crowdspring.co/1NrcU4v

The Research Is Clear: Long Hours Backfire for People and for Companies – buff.ly/1JvB6lv

startupsblog

The Art of the Out-of-Office Reply nytimes.com/2015/08/28/fas…

How to Build a Better Org Chart crowdspring.co/1hy2WRT

Avoid These 8 Productivity Myths crowdspring.co/1Th9o0l

Sleep Deprivation Is Making You Paranoid crowdspring.co/1DDsiaM

The Secret of Airbnb’s Pricing Algorithm – buff.ly/1WN0tTz

Things the Smartest People Never Do crowdspring.co/1WdhUMQ

The Workplace Culture That Flying Nannies Won’t Fix nytimes.com/2015/08/24/opi…

The Top 5 Mistakes Made by Every New Entrepreneur crowdspring.co/1EkiEVe

16 Startup Metrics – buff.ly/1Nwxfp5

socialmediablog

How to Become an Exceptional Writer crowdspring.co/1LplIr0

5 Steps to Optimize Your Website crowdspring.co/1MgF9RA

Selling digital downloads & video streaming with Shopify • Inspired Magazine crowdspring.co/1DDkWnI

Digital Asset Ownership: Are You Making This Single Catastrophic Mistake? crowdspring.co/1WdcrFV

6 ways to harness social media for your brand crowdspring.co/1IzQbP8

Facts To Improve Your Mobile Search Performance crowdspring.co/1KA70I8

How to Create Effective Content Experiences crowdspring.co/1EIis2h

Bring Your Blog Back to Life! crowdspring.co/1IFsuTD

designblog

Announcing the 2015 NVAs: 15 Artists Under 30 – Print Magazine crowdspring.co/1h1sE05

Lost Designs: Making Digital Versions of Wood Type – Print Magazine crowdspring.co/1UXXCW5

3 must-break freelance habits crowdspring.co/1h129Ie

Crazy New Ideas Out Of Disney Research crowdspring.co/1PqujYl

How to create a hand stitched text effect in illustrator | Creative Nerds crowdspring.co/1EIhtPM

Culture+Typography: Ghost Signs – Print Magazine crowdspring.co/1h1rKAT

The art of mixing Google typefaces made easy | Infographics | Pinterest crowdspring.co/1fw8WJ2

Roundup: Wireless Headphones & Stands – Design Milk crowdspring.co/1JaPYSR

What We Talk About When We Talk About Type – Print Magazine crowdspring.co/1Nr47iU

New Font Shows What It’s Like To Read With Dyslexia crowdspring.co/1Nr3Mws

Herman Miller: The Picnic Posters – Design Milk crowdspring.co/1Lpti51

Best Comic Book Artists from Comic-Con: A Designer Guide crowdspring.co/1fw82Mt

Back to the Future: Shock & Boredom for Big Tech Design – Print Magazine crowdspring.co/1Nr3Kop

Inspire your creativity with this design notebook filled with 12 unique page designs. | My Design Shop crowdspring.co/1EkdNn0

Illustrator of the Week: Jon Krause – Print Magazine crowdspring.co/1EIKfjf

Clever Illustrations by Burnt Toast Creative crowdspring.co/1hwQ7ay

Award-Winning Book & Book Cover Designs – Print Magazine crowdspring.co/1h0ZXR4

Twitter Bot Automatically Generates Trippy Glitch Art crowdspring.co/1Mgz7Ad

logodesignblog

Logo Design: The Work of Almosh82 crowdspring.co/1EIis2m

Summertime Logo Fun! crowdspring.co/1n2jsZJ

webdesignblog

This Website Lets You Chat With Your Future Self crowdspring.co/1fw8Xwt

User-centered design in the enterprise: A case study crowdspring.co/1hxAVKb

How do UX Designer salaries vary around the world? – The Logbook by Hanno crowdspring.co/1gtSTw7

Well-Designed Catering Website Layouts crowdspring.co/1DI33Uw

Hypnotizing Doodles Show The Beautiful Side Of Coding crowdspring.co/1TlzwSp

Bizarre installation mimics pixels | DesignFaves crowdspring.co/1MDdzxP

8 Years, 4 Major Trends: The Evolution of Websites From 2007 to Now crowdspring.co/1NKcIKq

Leading Options for Managed WordPress Hosting – Vandelay Design crowdspring.co/1fvHNpE

How to Design a Cool Contents Page in Adobe InDesign – Design & Illustration Tutorial crowdspring.co/1Lpmgxg

mobiledesignblog

Simple ‘Buy’ Buttons Aim to Entice Mobile Shoppers crowdspring.co/1LQg9k5

European Mobile Carrier Threatens To Ad-Block Google crowdspring.co/1GeXqwz

LG Watch Urbane Review: Is This the Best Android Wear Device? crowdspring.co/1fcVKcv

otherblog

Infographic: What’s The Most Noir Film Of All Time? crowdspring.co/1LptFwh

These Shooting Range Targets Show You Who’s Really On The Other End Of The Barrel crowdspring.co/1LptDVd

27 libraries to visit in your lifetime crowdspring.co/1EBjuwR

Poop Transplants And Microbiome Makeovers: How We’ll Engineer Our Bacteria To Feel Better crowdspring.co/1L2BAj8

Boeing’s New Autonomous Sub Can Dive to 20,000 Feet Deep crowdspring.co/1DDsiaJ


Photo, Henrik Berger Jørgensen: Fès Market in Morocco

 

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