Twitter Link Roundup #14 – Design, Small Business, Social Media And More

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!

Back-to-School With Excellent Adobe Illustrator Tutorials –

A-Z of Free Photoshop Plugins and Filters –

10 Wonderful Letterpress Type Tutorials –

Importance of label design on wine bottles –

20+ Car Pimping and Tuning Photoshop Tutorials –

The Principles of Good Web Design Part 3: Colour –

32 Indispensable Bookmarklets for Web Developers and Designers –

5 Lesser Known JavaScript Libraries that Make Web Design Easier –

Weekly Web Design and Development Inspiration – N.09 – from @speckyboy

Best jQuery Tutorials for June 2009 –

Excellent Interview with Web Usability Guru, Jakob Nielsen –

15 New jQuery Plugins To Help You Conquer The Web –

Famous logos made out of lego

Principles of Good Web Design: Layout (expand) | Navigation (expand) | Color

Simplicity in Good Web Design : Advantages & How -to –

Inside the Brand: Q+A With Skype –

40 Websites Using Photography as Their Primary Source of Design –

10 Major Technology Sites Then and Now –

10 Useful Usability Findings and Guidelines –

How to implement a perfect multi-level navigation bar –

Nine Workspaces Where Famous Folks Get Stuff Done –

How to Cut Out an Picture in Photoshop –

Google: Experiments in Digital Creativity –

Cherry Popping: A Collection of Illustrators’ First Illustrations –

40 Weird and Playful logos – A Double treat!! –

COOL TOOL: This lets you find CreativeCommons images on Flickr based on color –

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

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

10 Reasons Your Team Hates You (They Just Won’t Say It To Your Face) –

5 Tips for Bootstrapping Your Startup or Small Business –

10 very useful videos & articles about startups, entrepreneurship and leadership –

Startup Tip: Simple Is More Powerful –

How Do Innovators Think? –

25 Necessities Entrepreneurs Can Get for Free –

Entrepreneur’s Journal: Putting together a fancy logo for your business –

Is it important for startups to have revenue models? You bet! Why? –

10 thoughts for small businesses and startups on financial modeling –

Startup Financial Tips From Mark Cuban and 4 Other Entrepreneurs –

Good video interview by @Scobleizer with Redbeacon, winner of TechCrunch50 –

Startup Tip: Differentiate Your Product Or Service –

Not good to see: Sharp Drop in Start-Ups Bodes Ill for Jobs, Growth Outlook –

How to Be an Unsuccessful Entrepreneur! –

Which States Have the Best Startup Environments? –

If You Need to Work Better, Maybe Try Working Less –

10 Lessons from Creating an iPhone Application Start Up (Part 1) –

How to Decide if Entrepreneurship is Right for You –

5 Attributes of a Sure Fire Start-Up –

My Best Innovation Advice? Be Promiscuous –

20 Business Lessons Learned from Monty Python

10 Tips for the First-Time Business Owner –

5 Tips for Bootstrapping Your Startup or Small Business –

Tip for small businesses – User Google Alerts For Your Small Business –

If You Need to Work Better, Maybe Try Working Less –

20 Business Lessons Learned from Monty Python

10 thoughts for small businesses and startups on financial modeling –

Does your company really want to hang out with me? –

How Twitter and Crowdsourcing Are Reshaping Recruiting –

Did you know?” video on social media – from @TheEconomist

Twitter is Saving All Your Tweets, After All –

YOU ARE NOT ON TWITTER’S SUGGESTED USER LIST but you are in good company –

Twitter users are an advertiser’s dream come true –

100 tips and tools for teaching social media to students –

Credentials vs Skills vs Talent –

Why not take a moment to define success before you pursue it? –

Good interview about crowdsourcing, agile methodology, & DevShed –

Three Simple but Powerful Rules for Negotiation –

Crowdsourcing: 5 Reasons It’s Not Just For Startups Any More –

The Myth of Crowdsourcing –

The Art of Psychographics –

Good thoughts about declining business media. I wonder if social media makes decline less meaningful –

A $1 Million Research Bargain for Netflix, and Maybe a Model for Others –

Has crowdsourcing come of age? –

Best way to live longer: make better choices –

“I’m not creative.” “Bullshit.” –

INVISIBLE: New Technology Turns TV Screens into Speakers –

37signals valued at $100 billion –

82 Clever and Creative Fred & Friends Products –

Nine Workspaces Where Famous Folks Get Stuff Done –

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.