Check Your Ego At The Door, Please

28 April 2009   ::  

WebDesignerDepot.com
Is Self-Centered Web Copy Hurting Your Websites?

Don’t be mislead by the title, these apply online or off. Whether business or personal.

The Power of Typography

23 April 2009   ::  

SmashingMagazine.com
Creative Print Typography Layouts
By Matt Cronin

Fresh examples of how the smart use of typography can effect your visual perceptions.

Roy G. Biv At Your Service

21 April 2009   ::  

SmashingMagazine.com
Retro Rainbow Tutorials and Design Showcase
By Akhtar Sheikha

Given all the gloom & doom, inspiring color may (or may not) be appropriate to the message you are trying to convey.

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If The Donald Only Knew

20 April 2009   ::  

Forbes
The Apprentices
By Helen Coster

Pull quote: "If you want to be remarkable you have to provide an experience."

40 Reasons To Smile

20 April 2009   ::  

SmashingMagazine.com
40 Amazing Online Photography Magazines
By Andrew Gibson

For fun or for profit, just about everyone loves photography. After all, we are visual beasts by nature.

I Twitter Therefore I am… Not?

19 April 2009   ::  

The New York Times Magazine
Let Them Eat Tweets
By Virginia Heffernan

Connectivity is the new poverty? Interesting.

Three Charming Articles From Booz & Company

18 April 2009   ::  

Strategy+Business (Strategy-Business.com )

Note: To read S+B articles you will be asked to open an account. Invest the time, it’s an exceptional business resource.

50-plus: A Market That Marketers Still Miss
By Richard Rawlinson and Natasha Kuznetsova

The House That Ogilvy Built
By Kenneth Roman

Digital Darwinism
By Christopher Vollmer

Disney Studies How to Make More Fat Kids

14 April 2009   ::  

New York Times
Disney Expert Uses Science to Draw Boy Viewers
By Brooks Barnes

This was not in the Business section so we wanted to point it out. Interesting if not somewhat scary. Also, one has to wonder if  a man would be allowed to rummage through the dresser drawers of youngsters.