Twitter Link Round Up

Every week on the crowdSPRING Twitter account, I post loads and loads of fun links pertaining to logo design, web design, social media, business, online marketing, and more! However, due to the fast-paced nature of microblogging, these links become buried within a few hours.

So, I figured that it’d be nice to start the week off with a list of links that I’ve found and posted over our Twitter feed from the past week. Enjoy the schmorgasboard of URLs! This is a super-sized, 2 week list. I was slammed last Monday. My apologies!

Malibu Art Bottles, via The Dieline

Design Related:
Home Rejuvenation’s 10 Most Influential Design Bloggers of 2008 (Home Rejuvenation)
Pepsi Re-branding: The Video (Creattica Daily)
Is Minimalistic Design More Effective? (Web Design Ledger)
The Four Lessons of Lou Dorfsman (Design Observer)
30+ Logo Design Love Reader Favourites (Logo Design Love)
We Bleed Design (well-designed portfolio)
Napkin Art (Design You Trust)
Lunch Bag Art (Tumblelog)
Add-Art (Art Firefox plugin)
24 Sources for Unorthodox Design Inspiration (Think Design Blog)
The Dieline (packaging design website)
Educating Clients to Say Yes (Swissmiss)
Emotionally Vague (nice site design)
10 Tees for People Who Love Typography (

Social Media / Marketing:
New York Times Visualization Lab (
Can Google + Yahoo Respect Human Rights Internationally? (ReadWriteWeb)
Must Read Blog Posts From Across the Net (Web Success Diva)
Old Media New Tricks (social media blog from @dan360man of Tribune Interactive)
crowdSPRING Heads to SXSWi!
The Vote: A Victory for Social Media, Too (Business Week)
Mashable’s 2nd Annual Open Web Awards (Mashable)
When Is It Time For A Rebrand? (Truly Ace Design)
Marketing Lessons from the US Election (Seth Godin)
10 Useful Marketing Tools for Freelancers (guest post on Fuel Your Creativity)

Random Fun:
Man decorates basement with $10 worth of Sharpie (
Photoshop Disasters (blog)
Color Matching Guide Mug (
Free Daptone Records Sampler (Amazon)
DIY Scanner Camera (Photojojo)