Twitter Link Roundup #266 – Irreproachable Resources for Small Business, Startups, and Design!

Why are passwords so important? If anyone should be able to answer this question it is Edward Snowden, he of NSA whistle-blower fame. John Oliver asks this simple question as part of an important and wide-ranging interview. Oh yea, not to mention it’s hysterical!

When you finish changing up your own passwords, turn your attention right back here! Why? Because it’s time for our weekly Roundup! This week’s set of great links and articles that we shared with you over the past week on our  crowdSPRING Twitter account (as well as my own Twitter account) is perfectly secure! We so like to talk about fonts, logo design, web design, startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, economics and other interesting stuff! Enjoy!


What Running A Company And Racing Cars Have In Common

5 Ways to Boost Your Home Office Productivity

The Last Days Of Streit’s, New York’s Jewish Willy Wonka Factory

Signs You Shouldn’t Work With a Customer…


5 Things Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Artists | @crowdSPRING Blog –

The Startup Revolution Is About To Surge Again

3 Things That Successful Entrepreneurs Know About Data

The Coming Workforce Crisis…

Study: Introverts Are More Adaptable at Work…

Funding Strategies to Start a Business When You’re Low on Money

Pay Attention: You Need to Understand These 5 Women’s Issues…

Why the Bubble Question Doesn’t Matter –

How A Founder Can Think Like An Investor At The First Outside Round Of Funding –

Emotional Intelligence Doesn’t Translate Across Borders | HBR –

Anger Management: Why the Founders Turned to Couples Therapy…

How Philosophy Makes You a Better Leader –

DOA: Can Your Business Survive These Top 5 Security Threats?…

Will the New Concierge Economy Mean the End of the Errand?…

Having constraints helps you to succeed … Constrained –

Why Revenue Isn’t the Most Important Financial Metric for Startups

A Technical Founder’s Notes on Sales Team Management –


Ultimate Guide on How To Sell on Facebook

Schwinn As Its Own Spokesperson

Three Donor Retention Strategies for Social Media

How to Write a Blog Post: A Full Breakdown of What We Do –

How to Uncover What Your Audience Wants to Buy: An Interview with Ryan Levesque

Types of Blog Headlines That Will Get You More Traffic

How Mad Men Missed The Social Media Revolution

10 Reasons Businesses Should Stop Ignoring Social Media

Streamline Content Creation: 10 Step Checklist – Heidi Cohen

10 Free Ways to Teach Yourself Inbound Marketing


Nimble Design: Creative Thinking in the Digital Age – Print Magazine

Here’s how to get better at almost anything

Everything Is Design, Design Is Everything – Print Magazine

BASIK on Pratt Portfolios

Stunning Space Colony Art – Design Reviver – Web Design Blog

9 Design Ideas That Shaped The Web

Regional Design Annual: Print’s Yearly Design Competition & Awards

A Warehouse in Brussels Becomes a Modern Loft – Design Milk

The Ant Watch

If Thoreau Took LSD, This Is The Cabin He’d Design

Chromatic Abstraction: Color as Data, Part 1 – Print Magazine

10 fantastically reinvented film posters illustrated to life | DesignFaves

Nike Sneakers Reshaped Into Insects and Skulls – Design Milk

Daily Freebie: 47 Hipster Vector Icons to Live By – Crazyleaf Design Blog

Death-Defying Vacation Home Dangles Off The Side Of A Cliff

A First Look At Facebook’s New Mothership, Designed By Frank Gehry


Watch The Evolution Of The Disney Logo

Pentagram’s New School Rebrand: Best Thing Ever Or Unbearable Monstrosity?

“Fresh from the SPRING” brings you the wonderful designer, coyotejack! | @crowdSPRING Blog –


The future of responsive web design

50 Free Resources for Web Designers from March 2015

Loading CSS without blocking render by Keith Clark


10 ‘Tried And Tested’ Practices For Smooth Navigation On Mobile Websites

This App Makes It Easy To Collaborate Across The Globe

5 Lessons On Apple Watch Design From Evernote


A Disney MagicBand For Hospitals

Insects photos!

If You Don’t Wanna Adopt These Dogs After Their Photo-Booth Sessions, You’re…

14 Portraits Of College Grads Living At Home

Meet the Robotics Engineer Who Wants to Disrupt Your Furniture…

The Machines Are Coming…

Volvo Creates A Glow-In-The-Dark Paint To Save Cyclists’ Lives

Intimate Photos Of Frank Lloyd Wright At Work

12 Buildings To See In New York Before You Die

A Museum Where You Can Go To Drink Beer

Insane Things Walt Disney Proposed For The First Disneyland

What The Hell Do Those Three-Letter Airport Abbreviations Mean?