Great Tips for Entrepreneurs and Designers
A roundup of tips and resources for entrepreneurs & designers that 99designs.com recently shared via twitter @99designs.

Entrepreneur

How to Harness Your Creativity to Solve Problems – http://bit.ly/bCUpIR

How To Engage Customers In Your E-Commerce Website – http://bit.ly/dpq0Pb

7 Steps to Stellar Solopreneurship – http://bit.ly/cZynKf

How To Make The Right Keyword Analysis For Your Website – http://bit.ly/db7y4a

Dealing with trademark, copyright and Legal issues – http://bit.ly/aQV8xD

General Design

Be Inspired or Copy: What’s the difference? – http://bit.ly/d9se3v

How sketching will take your design process to the next level – http://bit.ly/d1E5Df

The No. 1 Habit of Highly Creative People – http://bit.ly/dg4VdM

The Process Behind Good Illustration (Part 1) – http://bit.ly/cFbBLZ

The Process Behind Good Illustration (Part 2) – http://bit.ly/bR0vTl

The Process Behind Good Illustration (Part 3) – http://bit.ly/cFbBLZ

Learn Photo Editing: Tutorials for Designers  – http://bit.ly/bjhQ9y

21 Fresh and Excellent Photoshop Tutorials – http://bit.ly/a4Rrwo

6 Ways to use a seamless pattern in Photshop and Illustrator – http://bit.ly/9INcwC

Quickly convert CMYK to Pantone – http://bit.ly/c6D0Py

Harmony In Design – http://bit.ly/9HVHNj

Harmony in Design (part 2) – http://bit.ly/cdeyLJ

40 High Quality Adobe Illustrator Character Tutorials – http://bit.ly/cMUBBS

Excellent Poster Design Tutorials – http://bit.ly/dciw4M

20 Nice Tutorials for Designing T-Shirts – http://bit.ly/cfgnMI

Freelance Design

7 Habits as a Freelancer You Need to Ditch – http://bit.ly/axHaGt

How To Create Multiple Income Streams – http://bit.ly/cPKO5h

Why it’s Important to Be Professional as a Freelancer – http://bit.ly/9nvqiq

The Makeup of a Designer – http://bit.ly/ahbUEN

How to Upsize Your Next Project – http://bit.ly/cSZLsg

Logo Design

Brilliant Tips and Guidelines for Professional Logo Design – http://bit.ly/8YioHO

25 iconic corporate logo tutorials to challenge your skills – http://bit.ly/diWu0Q

Web Design

Web Design: Redesign vs. Realign – http://bit.ly/9lJSKV

Modern Element Trends In Minimal Webdesign of 2010 – http://bit.ly/a3BAQD

50 Powerful Time-Savers For Web Designers – http://bit.ly/a5FVwg

Five Tips For Designing Eye-catching Tables For Your Site – http://bit.ly/cPSQAB

9 Usability And UX Pitfalls, And How To Avoid Them – http://bit.ly/bbJWVK

How To Control Flow Within Your Web Designs – http://bit.ly/97xIIk

7 Most Useful HTML5 Video Integrating Tools – http://bit.ly/bc79PY

Speed Optimization Tips For Your Website – http://bit.ly/9vvRMJ

Typography

HOW TO : Make Your Web Typography Better – http://bit.ly/dzwan2

The Beauty Of Typography: Writing Systems of the World – http://bit.ly/aSwH2w

The Beauty Of Typography (Part 2) – http://bit.ly/ciDlPd

Inspiration

Understanding inspiration – http://bit.ly/cSA1P9

35 Beautiful Examples of Creative Collage for Your Inspiration – http://bit.ly/cHfJzq

How to seek inspiration from Leonardo da Vinci – http://bit.ly/9Kr2IV

Top 20 Logos with Hidden Meanings – http://bit.ly/9EtrvK

Design Resources

Top Sites To Download Free High Quality Photoshop Brushes – http://bit.ly/dehS5M

Top Free Online Tools for Designers – http://bit.ly/d77z7a

8 Free Stylish Fonts From Typographers On Behance – http://bit.ly/ae9TWz

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Quick Tips
A roundup of tips and resources for entrepreneurs & designers that 99designs.com recently shared via twitter @99designs.

Entrepreneur

How do you choose the right logo for your business? – http://bit.ly/8ZAxmr

10 Excellent Podcasts for Small Business – http://bit.ly/c0GvR6

15 Must-Read Marketing Articles – http://bit.ly/9r4eM7

11 Reasons Why You Aren’t Getting Results – http://bit.ly/a1C2ZI

7 Things to Keep in Mind While Choosing CMS – http://bit.ly/cimohK

Most common SEO mistakes http://bit.ly/cAXTxh

Usability Testing: Don’t Guess, Test. – http://bit.ly/ar077x

Freelance Design

How to find design clients – http://bit.ly/dhfkLb

Selling your Brand like a Pro – http://bit.ly/9QSmke

How to Win Your Design Commissions  – http://bit.ly/dx1276

Is Freelancing Right for You? – http://bit.ly/cZsSnA

A DIY Web Design Education – http://bit.ly/chvXuk

Ten Steps to Becoming the Designer You Want to Be – http://bit.ly/9NQDpg

There’s no such thing as a bad client – http://bit.ly/c79abK

Freelance Contract Basics Part 2 – http://bit.ly/aF3sjB

Logo Design

Fundamentals Of Logo Design Part 4: Symbol-Only Logos – http://bit.ly/cvVNIi

Logo Design Fundamentals, Part 5: Important Questions http://bit.ly/b4rknb

20 Amazing logo Tutorials – http://bit.ly/cNZ9Ng

Creating a Logotype: The Means vs The End – http://bit.ly/cWgKWl

Web Design

The Anatomy of a Website – http://bit.ly/9Rojkg

3 Ways to Get your Website Designs Up and Running Faster – http://bit.ly/dgUcQy

15 Excellent CSS Grid Systems For Web Designers – http://bit.ly/cRjvTn

18 Do’s and Don’ts Of Usability On The Web – http://bit.ly/9LsT0u

Call to Action in Web Design Usability – http://bit.ly/9PetU5

UX Button Color Test: Red beats Green – http://bit.ly/cFINT8

The New Decade of Web Design: Web Design Trends 2010 – http://bit.ly/arntgn

Improving UX Of Your Website With Modal Windows –  http://bit.ly/dv3uIA

5 Ideas To Help You Become Better Web Designer – http://bit.ly/8ZZ6ms

Principles Of Minimalist Web Design, With Examples – http://bit.ly/ag5udk

The Guide to Start Designing WordPress – http://bit.ly/9wgZLN

How to Create Your first WordPress Theme: Part 2 – http://bit.ly/aykOFL

Responsive Web Design – http://bit.ly/cZ3i7u

Ultimate Roundup Of Photoshop Web Layouts Tutorials – http://bit.ly/bjFjwy

Typography

10 Great Tips For Improving Your Web Typography – http://bit.ly/aUK3pP

The Design Cubicle » Improving typography through space – http://bit.ly/aV1sMe

50 Helpful Typography Tools And Resources – http://bit.ly/ba2II4

Finding Your Hand Drawn Lettering Voice – http://bit.ly/curRQ8

Miscellaneous Design Resources

4 Ways to Approach Design Trends – http://bit.ly/amCCDP

Is Your Artwork Ready for Print? –  http://bit.ly/a2IDAS

7 Lessons Web Designers Can Learn from Print – http://bit.ly/aqH8G8

Principles of Icon Design – http://bit.ly/a2oX9f

Principles of Design – http://bit.ly/cF7P8p

Colorful & Subtle Drop Shadows In Photoshop – http://bit.ly/cYoAO3

Create Beautiful 3D Graphs and Charts in Illustrator – http://bit.ly/c6oeUi

The Principles of HTML Email Design –  http://bit.ly/bS8grF

100 free web elements sets – http://bit.ly/dknEGV

100 Fantastically Free Business Fonts – http://bit.ly/cYExeS

35 Handwritten Fonts for Designers – http://bit.ly/ai3XjW

60+ Awesome New WordPress Themes – http://bit.ly/a9KsnE

Open Source Design

Make a Creative Suite with Free Open Source Software – http://bit.ly/b0vJv3

35 Outstanding GIMP Tutorials – http://bit.ly/cyEQC2

Roundup of Best GIMP Tips & Tutorial – http://bit.ly/cbcYTU

Make Eye Catching Designs with Inkscape – http://bit.ly/aClFpT

Design Inspiration

30 Creative Moleskines to Inspire You – http://bit.ly/aTyLXi

Freelance Designer Showcase: 18 Amazing illustrators – http://bit.ly/ciKfjQ

35+ Examples of Creative Collage Web Design – http://bit.ly/cHfJzq

50 Informative and Well-Designed Infographics – http://bit.ly/bgfbtp

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Breaking the Rules | Beforethecoffee Breaking the Rules

A roundup of tips and resources for entrepreneurs & designers that 99designs.com recently shared via twitter @99designs.

Entrepreneur

Five Tips For Making Ideas Happen – http://bit.ly/c7QDVe

6 Tips for Developing a Memorable Slogan – http://bit.ly/cIaopz

How to Find the Perfect Domain Name – http://bit.ly/9ZQIhC

33 Blogs To Make You Social Media And Marketing Guru – http://bit.ly/cnN0MD

35 Great Social Media Infographics – http://bit.ly/9WNvDI

The Art and Science of Understanding Users – http://bit.ly/aJxpLl

Important Elements to Consider at Developing SEO Strategy – http://bit.ly/dteoMS

Why Page Weight Could Wreck Your SEO Efforts – http://bit.ly/cfp6Ya

Tips to Improve E-commerce Shopping Cart Abandonment – http://bit.ly/cFnen0

10 Steps To A More Usable Ecommerce Website – http://bit.ly/aAV5JX

Gathering Variables for Split Testing  – http://bit.ly/d5jD0q

10 Tips to Make a Virtual Team Feel Close – http://bit.ly/aZeO6m

Web Design

Learn Web Design: Educational Resources for Beginners – http://bit.ly/bkdiDR

Web Design Trends for 2010 – http://bit.ly/9Jjq8m

How Educate Your Client On Web Development – http://bit.ly/aCGCyT

5 Principles for Effective Web Design – http://bit.ly/9x8cj2

Should Web Design be Timeless or Trendy? – http://bit.ly/9gW136

Everything You Always Wanted to Know About HTML5 – http://bit.ly/dgyS3P

Ultimate Collection of HTML5 and CSS3 Resources – http://bit.ly/cFaNIb

12 Elegant, Free & High Quality HTML5+CSS3 Templates – http://bit.ly/cwbxW3

Best User Interface Design Resources –             http://bit.ly/broeQG

MockFlow: Online Wireframing – http://bit.ly/aCAFmV

Empathizing Color Psychology in Web Design – http://bit.ly/9pHvfO

5 Reasons Landing Pages are More Valuable than Homepages – http://bit.ly/bNKfwc

10 Steps To A More Usable Ecommerce Website – http://bit.ly/aAV5JX

Gathering Variables for Split Testing  – http://bit.ly/d5jD0q

Measuring your Success as a Webdesigner – http://bit.ly/cZT4EM

60 Web Design Photoshop Layout Tutorials From 2010 – http://bit.ly/9B8r5K

9 Causes of Web Page Obesity – http://bit.ly/dg22wW

How to Calibrate Color for the Web – http://bit.ly/bVu99b

Designing For A Hierarchy Of Needs – http://bit.ly/91R5Dp

Designing Without Gradients – http://bit.ly/asH2ww

Enhance The User Regristration Process – http://bit.ly/b0oSg8

Logo Design

7 Awesome Rules for Designing a Perfect Logo – http://bit.ly/9USmCb

Fundamentals Of Logo Design – http://bit.ly/bXurcI

Fundamentals Of Logo Design Part 2- http://bit.ly/agkds6

Fundamentals Of Logo Design Part 3 – http://bit.ly/9rrIaD

Logo Design Q&A – http://bit.ly/cxFROJ

Logo Identity Guideline Template – http://bit.ly/bLOwNE

2010 Logo Design Trends – http://bit.ly/d7j1CY

SEO

Important Elements to Consider at Developing SEO Strategy – http://bit.ly/dteoMS

130+ Free SEO Web Tools and Search Engine Optimization – http://bit.ly/9G1xxW

Why Page Weight Could Wreck Your SEO Efforts – http://bit.ly/cfp6Ya

9 Causes of Web Page Obesity – http://bit.ly/dg22wW

Freelance Designer Tips & Resources

The Designer Who Delivers – http://bit.ly/bG9vN2

What I Wish Someone Had Told Me About Freelancing – http://bit.ly/bdql24

How To Build Your Reputation And Authority As A Designer – http://bit.ly/cG4TmS

Freelance Contract Basics-Part 1 – http://bit.ly/bOFjb6

Freelance Contract Basics-Part 2 – http://bit.ly/aF3sjB

3 Simple Steps to Get Clients to Call You – http://bit.ly/aj6Tah

9 Ways Not To Get Hired – http://bit.ly/bI905Y

Templates And PSDs To Ease Daily Workflow – http://bit.ly/aloMT9

The Good, Bad And Ugly Of The Web Design Industry – http://bit.ly/9txZnP

Five Tips For Making Ideas Happen – http://bit.ly/c7QDVe

The Design Process – http://bit.ly/9sAO8S

Typography

Serif Fonts and Their Peculiarities – http://bit.ly/cRxpcJ

Periodic Table of Typefaces – http://bit.ly/axvzTc

So You Need a Typeface: Infographic – http://bit.ly/aTRi5B

Beginners Guide to OpenType – http://bit.ly/a5l9bQ

Infographic Design

How To Create Outstanding Modern Infographics – http://bit.ly/9nAgN4

Examples of the Infographic Trend – http://bit.ly/bs8nHT

35 Great Social Media Infographics – http://bit.ly/9WNvDI

14 Visually Stunning Animated Infographics – http://bit.ly/d5jrbK

Design Inspiration

74 Simply Stunning Line Art Logos For Inspiration – http://bit.ly/b2jCwu

50 Inspiring Logos you Have to See – http://bit.ly/ax5WPZ

30 Logo Designs with Creative Use of Negative Space – http://bit.ly/bsNceP

44 Awesome Business Card Designs that Will Inspire You – http://bit.ly/c2e2vy

25 Ultra Modern Websites Using HTML5 – http://bit.ly/al7BEd

Examples of the Infographic Trend – http://bit.ly/bs8nHT

35 Great Social Media Infographics – http://bit.ly/9WNvDI

14 Visually Stunning Animated Infographics – http://bit.ly/d5jrbK

30 Amazing Typographic Movie Poster Designs – http://bit.ly/caS8tY

30 Incredible Epic Movie Posters & Related Trends – http://bit.ly/a3NaqG

High Speed Photography : Frozen in Time – http://bit.ly/aiyXRy

40 Creative Guerrilla and Ambient Advertising Campaigns – http://bit.ly/9DveYj

Creative and Beautiful Package Designs – http://bit.ly/96WK7J

Miscellaneous Design Resources

The Ultimate Guide to Twitter Theme Design – http://bit.ly/9cJA7y

30 articles & tutorials to improve your icon design skills – http://bit.ly/cj1Hll

Getting Started with Banner Advertisements – http://bit.ly/d4Iva9

35 Print Design Tutorials – http://bit.ly/dwBQG6

Important Blog Design Elements – http://bit.ly/bepca0

How To Design A Better Blog? Break Down The Rules – http://bit.ly/9LFC7S

24 High Quality Adobe Photoshop Text Effect Tutorials – http://bit.ly/9UJ6mF

10 Fresh Adobe Illustrator Tutorials For Beginners – http://bit.ly/91nz3X

10 Beautiful Business Card Design Tutorials – http://bit.ly/dcy0ow

30 of the Best Websites for Online Photo Editing – http://bit.ly/cTt5EV

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Tips to help you Learn
A roundup of tips and resources for designers that 99designs.com recently shared via twitter @99designs.

Design Essentials

The Value of Good Design – http://bit.ly/d27o7a

So You Call Yourself A Designer? – http://bit.ly/djOWrJ

Five Ways to Build Your Skills Through Freelancing – http://bit.ly/cW2MMr

How to avoid your Creativity Burnout – http://bit.ly/aWO55z

Reasons Designers Fail to Remain Motivated – http://bit.ly/b0aD80

Maintaining Existing Clients – http://bit.ly/9lKUU6

How To Build Your Reputation And Authority As A Designer- http://bit.ly/cG4TmS

Logo Design & Branding

What’s Brand? – http://bit.ly/dlTq51

15 Fresh Logo Design Processes That Teach Volumes – http://bit.ly/bogE5I

5 Branding Basics Every Logo Designer Should Know – http://bit.ly/5qgWOo

Web Design

Your New WordPress Website Step By Step. Beginner’s Guide – http://bit.ly/dhzsgl

Taking Small Steps for a Better Website – http://bit.ly/cV5uww

How to Critique Web Design – http://bit.ly/9pgeF6

40 Useful Tools for Web Designers – http://bit.ly/9N3Qa7

12 Tips for a More Accessible Website – http://bit.ly/9D3igC

The Art Of The Web Background – http://bit.ly/bvjG9x

Tips For Calling Visitors To Action – http://bit.ly/923eFQ

Typography

The Philosophy of Typography – http://bit.ly/bIHTpR

60 Breathtaking Examples Of Beautiful Typography – http://bit.ly/bEkEtz

Infographics

InfoGraphic Designs: Overview, Examples and Best Practices – http://bit.ly/avnwZd

14 Visually Stunning Animated Infographics – http://bit.ly/d5jrbK

Design Tools & Basics

The Icon Designer’s Toolkit – http://bit.ly/8YFZGm

Free Graphics and Audio Editor: Aviary – http://bit.ly/bogE5I

Adobe Illustrator: All the Basics – http://bit.ly/cTpIGJ

Content Aware Fill In Photoshop CS5 – http://bit.ly/bpOLZ3

20 Free Fonts for Fresh Corporate Designs – http://bit.ly/aG3HBm

40 Fresh New High Quality Icon Sets – http://bit.ly/9Mf74z

The Total Newbie’s Guide to jQuery – http://bit.ly/9QsFmh

Design Essentials 2: Originality – http://bit.ly/axwNLb

Techniques for Squeezing Images for All They’re Worth – http://bit.ly/cMEzRr

The Total Newbie’s Guide to jQuery – http://bit.ly/9QsFmh

Code a Modern Design Studio from PSD to HTML – http://bit.ly/cR1tC2

Design Inspiration

The Drawings of Leonardo da Vinci – http://bit.ly/bEVxbJ

50 Inspiring Logos you Have to See – http://bit.ly/ax5WPZ

30 Logo Designs with Creative Use of Negative Space – http://bit.ly/bsNceP

74 Simply Stunning Line Art Logos – http://bit.ly/b2jCwu

44 Awesome Business Card Designs – http://bit.ly/c2e2vy

25 Ultra Modern Websites Using HTML5 – http://bit.ly/al7BEd

30 Blog Designs with Killer Typography – http://bit.ly/d9crkS

30 Amazing Typographic Movie Poster Designs – http://bit.ly/caS8tY

30 Incredible Epic Movie Posters & Related Trends – http://bit.ly/a3NaqG

High Speed Photography : Frozen In Time – http://bit.ly/aiyXRy

40 Creative Guerrilla and Ambient Advertising Campaigns – http://bit.ly/9DveYj

53 Creative and Exquisite Package Designs – http://bit.ly/96WK7J

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Tips for Designers Entrepreneurs & Marketers
A roundup of tips and resources for designers, entrepreneurs and marketers that 99designs.com recently shared via twitter @99designs.

Entrepreneurs, Startups & Marketers

A Compilation of the Web’s Best Advice for Entrepreneurs – bit.ly/6Jes1g

What to do for Your Business in 2010- bit.ly/7eKKQt

10 Easy Ways to Save Money in Your Business – bit.ly/6XDG6J

How to Use a SWOT Analysis for your Business – bit.ly/6IeEfx

The Top 50 Twitter Guides – bit.ly/5iCWII

10 Rules for Increasing Community Engagement – bit.ly/7FlfQ6

A Startup is Not a Smaller Version of a Large Company – bit.ly/6lLNme

How to bring a product to market – bit.ly/5xyp2H

Join Forces and Start Cross-Promoting Now – bit.ly/50dpzf

Tips to Design And Build Email Newsletters – bit.ly/5dmH7f

How to Be Confident without Being Arrogant – bit.ly/7boGjk

Does the 80/20 Rule Apply to Your Life – bit.ly/4tA2qU

How I Unplugged and Became More Focused – bit.ly/5EUeMm

Design Principles & Theory

What is Good Design? – bit.ly/6gzoGb

The One Thing You Need to Do to Become a Better Designer – bit.ly/7YfTzB

10 Keys to Growth as a Designer – bit.ly/7qWTc1

10 Principles That Might Make Your Work Better – bit.ly/8ef9UI

The Philosophy of Design – bit.ly/5SzmnG

Style versus Design – http://bit.ly/6q92d3

Gestalt Principles of Perception – bit.ly/8w9TP6

Principles of Great Design: Craftsmanship – bit.ly/58dpQi

Principles of Design: Proximity – bit.ly/7lU5qy

The Principle of Proximity in Web Design – bit.ly/a6I2xh

Principles of Design: Value – bit.ly/6ayq3m

A Broader Understanding of Value – bit.ly/boD03U

Principles Of Design: Contrast – bit.ly/4E5HFC

Subtle Contrast In Design – bit.ly/8j0JUV

Principles Of Design: Color – bit.ly/8o0Nye

How to Get a Professional Look With Color – bit.ly/5PWMW0

The Passionate Color Red – http://bit.ly/52Xz5l

Color In Design: Singing The Blues – bit.ly/4qePrT

Color In Design: Green – bit.ly/4LEuzw

6 fundamental ways to add depth to your designs – bit.ly/8sUpPN

Freelance Design

How to Make Yourself Stand Out as a Freelancer – bit.ly/6cVMkX

Essential Habits Of An Effective Professional Freelancer – bit.ly/5QJ5sS

Seven Tips to Keep Your Clients Coming Back for More – bit.ly/84jsfS

How to Gain and Maintain Your Clients’ Trust – bit.ly/8Az8MJ

Tips for Effective Communication With Your Clients – bit.ly/4ILDkw

How To Explain To Clients That They Are Wrong – http://bit.ly/7dpEek

How To Create The Perfect Client Questionnaire – http://bit.ly/5yHmcL

16 Superb Articles on Freelance Design – http://bit.ly/5gzayn

10 Crowdsourcing Tips for Designers – http://bit.ly/5Vevvb

Logo Design

5 Branding Basics Every Logo Designer Should Know – http://bit.ly/5qgWOo

A Complete Logo Design Process – bit.ly/7sisk6

Font pairing in logo design – bit.ly/8yjbrD

Dazzling Logo Design Tutorials – bit.ly/5MNEf5

90 Exceptionally useful Logo Tutorials – bit.ly/55SnJx

30 Logo Design Tutorials for Photoshop and Illustrator – http://bit.ly/5CXKfF

Web Design

What makes a website successful? – bit.ly/5UwRgJ

Taking Web Designs to Another Level- bit.ly/7LqSBX

6 Goals to Reach For When Designing Your Next Website – bit.ly/aPwPgK

The “Wow” Factor in Web Design – bit.ly/5oLsNe

7 Surefire Web Design Styles that Work – bit.ly/74ftis

To wireframe or not to wireframe  – http://bit.ly/6rTLa7

Photoshop Web Design Professional Layout Tutorial – bit.ly/8807B6

How To Create A Clean Layout In Photoshop  – http://bit.ly/6uKT5B

Designing with content in mind – bit.ly/5y0XKR

Textures In Web Design: Examples And Best Practices – bit.ly/aQLSzw

Minimalist Web Design: When Less is More – bit.ly/8ePxWH

The Science of White Space in Design – bit.ly/4nABEc

How To Make Good Use Of That Space At The End Of The Page – bit.ly/6ItLTq

CSS Techniques I Wish I Knew When I Started – bit.ly/5kKZqa

10 awesome CSS grid systems – bit.ly/4QGZoP

Stronger, Better, Faster Design with CSS3 – bit.ly/7ypJ5Z

A Collection of HTML5 Resources and Tutorials – bit.ly/8kpeFE

Take Your WordPress Development Skills to the Next Level – bit.ly/5qhyMS

Interaction Design Web Optimization

Complete Beginner’s Guide to Interaction Design – bit.ly/8FG9FY

Web Interactivity Tips and Examples – bit.ly/4XrRqL

25 User Experience Videos That Are Worth Your Time – bit.ly/5B7pKH

The web designer’s guide to user experience – bit.ly/6T1LMk

21 Ways to Make Your Site More Web Accessible – bit.ly/5jq9Q0

7 Deadly Sins of Landing Page Design – bit.ly/4nMF1t

How to Design Buttons to Help Improve Usability – bit.ly/8Kl07c

Website Performance: What To Know and What You Can Do – bit.ly/7lzErX

7 Tools To Optimize The Speed of Your Website – bit.ly/7uk5OO

Typography

22 Techniques to Breathe New Life Into Your Typography – bit.ly/7pbSGW

The Ultimate Guide to CSS Typography – bit.ly/5yDdp1

8 Simple Ways to Improve Typography – bit.ly/8pT0eJ

Typography: Readability and Legibility – http://bit.ly/akirhG

40 Impressive Photoshop Text Effects Tutorials- http://bit.ly/8miLiW

Type-Inspired Interfaces – bit.ly/5xvCTH

How To Create Typography Portraits In Photoshop – bit.ly/c9Ojis

General Design Tips & Tutorials

The 15 Best Articles For Designers in 2009 – http://bit.ly/8Ir8a7

The 50 Best Photoshop Tutorials of 2009 – bit.ly/7WBzoR

Design Trends for 2010 – bit.ly/84R2PN

125 Unconventional Sources of Web Design Inspiration – http://bit.ly/7mZfUd

Using Inspiration Effectively – bit.ly/57P0Ll

Look, Listen, Learn: 10 Podcasts For Designers – bit.ly/4q17bW

Configuring GIMP 2.6 to Replace Adobe Photoshop – bit.ly/6Y2k38

40 Excellent GIMP Tutorials for Designers – bit.ly/5h5oLI

Mastering Photoshop: Unknown Tricks and Time-Savers – http://bit.ly/64U6XS

Design a Print-Ready Flier with Photoshop and Illustrator – http://bit.ly/8b0qST

4 Tips For Cropping In Photoshop – bit.ly/4NCqzZ

Creating Seamless Patterns in Illustrator – bit.ly/64h8eH

35 Tutorials for Working With Wacom Tablets – bit.ly/4naWXV

Hand Drawing Style Icons, Brushes, Textures and Fonts – bit.ly/4sI7EU

Freebies

Huge Set of Minimal Icons – bit.ly/5I2bCX

50 of the Best Free Icon Sets of 2009 – bit.ly/6tVJgn

50 Best Free Fonts From 2009 – bit.ly/69WATz

15 (Free) Attention Grabbing Premium Slab Fonts – bit.ly/8Tsbuv

70 Awesome Paper Texture Packs – bit.ly/7wWqdY

22 Reliable Sources for Micro Stock Photos – bit.ly/5b3U4n

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Addicted to Twitter
A roundup of tips and resources for designers, entrepreneurs and startups that 99designs.com shared via twitter @99designs in the month of November.

Startup & Entrepreneurs

10 Essential Online Tools for Your Startup – http://bit.ly/7RiAOU

Design Tips for Startups – http://bit.ly/4xtN0L

A Guide to Creating Email Newsletters – http://bit.ly/QPTqL

Redesign: When To Relaunch The Site and Best Practices – http://bit.ly/451GGW

How to Improve User Experience – http://bit.ly/4b6wd0

24 Things To Do When Launching a New Blog – http://bit.ly/1hxMHk

Tips to Bridge the Gaps between Clients and Designers – http://bit.ly/2O1CHr

How to improve Your Website Copy – http://bit.ly/4da71R

Logo Design Tips: What to Avoid – http://bit.ly/MtbCc

21 Resources for Getting Design Feedback – http://bit.ly/6tfbe7

Design Trends: Testimonials – http://bit.ly/78FkIU

Logo Design

How To Create An Iconic Logo Design – http://bit.ly/2XI8HK

Logo Design Tips: What to Avoid – http://bit.ly/MtbCc

30 Creative Logo Designs For Your Inspiration – http://bit.ly/42QdtS

50 Clever, Creative Logos – http://bit.ly/41pgYT

Web Design

Web Design Trends for 2010 – http://bit.ly/2SGhQY

6 Ways To Take Your Webdesign From Good To Great – http://bit.ly/1pjinP

How to create your best website layouts ever – http://bit.ly/2IXeRn

Coding a Web Design for Speed and Quality – http://bit.ly/14vlyK

40 Beautiful uses of Typography in Web Design – http://bit.ly/3QQETg

Typography is the Backbone of Good Web Design – http://bit.ly/1Bui65

How to Improve User Experience – http://bit.ly/4b6wd0

Advantages and Disadvantages of Grid Design – http://bit.ly/5iSp8f

Website Maintenance Tips for Front-End Developers – http://bit.ly/1x3Yyh

40 Great Examples of Websites With Large Backgrounds – http://bit.ly/2QCksj

WordPress Design

WordPress Website Design Process for IT-IS Ltd – http://bit.ly/Lnu55

Custom WordPress blog design checklist and walkthrough – http://bit.ly/3CFkUx

Advanced Power Tips For WordPress Template Developers – http://bit.ly/4AocvR

Typography

Typography: Concordant, Contrasting & Conflicting – http://bit.ly/1SvXTB

40 Beautiful uses of Typography in Web Design – http://bit.ly/3QQETg

Typography is the Backbone of Good Web Design – http://bit.ly/1Bui65

Pimp My Text: Bling Bling With Photoshop – http://bit.ly/8cwTRK

Design Tools & Resources

50 Essential Web Apps for Freelancers – http://bit.ly/4oS8wD

30 PDF Documents Every Designer Should Download – http://bit.ly/498JbC

The Best Free Fonts of 2009 – http://bit.ly/c6tAE

The Ultimate Resource Package for Designers – http://bit.ly/1LKoTR

55 Unconventional And Original Free Fonts – http://bit.ly/1C1LD6

21 Resources for Getting Design Feedback – http://bit.ly/6tfbe7

6 Useful Coding Solutions For Designers And Developers – http://bit.ly/8wfBk9

Photoshop Tools & Tips

Photoshop Tip: Locking Transparent Pixels – http://bit.ly/1TrJXx

Manipulate Images With The Photoshop Clone Stamp Tool – http://bit.ly/1pFztF

Design Slick Print Ready Business Card Using Photoshop – http://bit.ly/sCFdk

Awesome Character Design Tutorials Using Photoshop – http://bit.ly/C8UMd

24 Photoshop Actions to Help You Achieve a Retro Look – http://bit.ly/2PxO9v

25 Outstanding Lighting Effect Tutorials for Photoshop – http://bit.ly/1bBqdP

General Design Tips

8 Layout Solutions To Improve Your Designs – http://bit.ly/4CKqT1

How to Use Color Effectively in Your Designs – http://bit.ly/5THtP5

Designer’s Guide to Passive Income – http://bit.ly/6AuGrL

8 Ways Freelance Designers Can Earn Passive Income – http://bit.ly/4wZfsP

Tips to Bridge the Gaps between Clients and Designers – http://bit.ly/2O1CHr

Five Practical Tips for Retaining Your Best Clients – http://bit.ly/5Ck1GP

Understanding your Brain for Better Design – http://bit.ly/1SYFyr

Elements Of Design: Shape – http://bit.ly/2MWiyd

Principles Of Good Design: Balance – http://bit.ly/5VyhbS

A Speedy Way To Write HTML/CSS Code – http://bit.ly/8buV7t

Best Collection of CSS Rounded Corners Tutorials – http://bit.ly/2qiW7B

A Guide to Creating Email Newsletters – http://bit.ly/QPTqL

Design Trends

Web Design Trends for 2010 – http://bit.ly/2SGhQY

Design Trends: Testimonials – http://bit.ly/78FkIU

How the Web is Changing Graphic Design – http://bit.ly/5O6Yk5

Color: The Next Limited Resource? – http://bit.ly/2sAEnj

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A roundup of tips and resources for designers, entrepreneurs and marketers that 99designs.com shared via twitter @99designs in the month of October.

Startup, Small Business & Marketing

9 Deadly Startup Diseases—and How to Cure Them – http://bit.ly/NkWuT

5 Crucial Email Marketing Tips – http://bit.ly/tZ2Wj

Preparing and Planning for a Redesign – http://bit.ly/1IJpef

38 Marketing Mistakes That You Don’t Want to Make – http://bit.ly/3qYJr5

Tips for Choosing a Business Name – http://bit.ly/3tripJ

10 Things Google has Taught Us – http://bit.ly/JkKCN

Twitter for Customer Service – http://bit.ly/4dPqx3

10 Important Tips to Optimize WordPress for Search Engines – http://bit.ly/7q5zB

Logo Design

2009 Logo Trends – http://bit.ly/Rj4tv

6 Characteristics of a Great Logo – http://bit.ly/14KVPs

60+ Resources for Logo Design – http://bit.ly/5BT6d

How to Effectively Clean up a Logo in Illustrator – http://bit.ly/1RiKpL

34 Excellent Punctuation Inspired Logo Designs – http://bit.ly/lH7Sj

Web Design

43 High Quality Tutorial Sites to Start Learning Web Design – http://bit.ly/6AC0t

Interactivity in Web Design: A Beginner’s Guide – http://bit.ly/2XwTrE

7 Key Principles That Make A Web Design Look Good – http://bit.ly/1cWpw4

Web Design Project Planning and Process – http://bit.ly/ry3g5

Different Methods for Choosing Color Schemes in Web Design – http://bit.ly/Yzkys

20 Do’s & Don’ts of Effective Web Design  – http://bit.ly/2Ac84e

30 Photoshop Tutorials for Specialized Websites – http://bit.ly/E8ytS

20 Mind Blowing Website Layout Tutorials in Photoshop – http://bit.ly/4smH2h

12 Useful Image Optimization Tools For Web Designers – http://bit.ly/4zxU3F

15 Common Mistakes in E-Commerce Design – http://bit.ly/NT5cb

Secrets From The World’s Top 20 Web Designers – http://bit.ly/3iJ0GV

13 Excellent Open Source Tools for Web Designers – http://bit.ly/3pXx1x

75 PSD to HTML Resources for Web Designers – http://bit.ly/38ni84

Top 10 Tutorials for Converting PSDs to HTML/CSS – http://bit.ly/hveVc

Modern CSS Layouts: The Essential Characteristics – http://bit.ly/B0aK7

Mastering CSS Coding: Getting Started – http://bit.ly/4gAjDV

3 Powerful Ways To Make Typography Talk On Your Website – http://bit.ly/2Cjll8

40 Quality Photoshop UI Design Tutorials – http://bit.ly/en4nU

Build a Slick Rich User Interface in Photoshop – http://bit.ly/4pVu7p

10 UX Blogs You Should Be Reading – http://bit.ly/3T0Wdk

WordPress & Blog Design

How to Make an Impressive Blog Layout in Photoshop – http://bit.ly/fCbEE

20 Creative WordPress Designs – http://bit.ly/mqxwn

How a Design Blog is Attractive to Clients – http://bit.ly/n3UN3

WordPress Theme Design in 4 Easy Steps – http://bit.ly/47NQ9t

17 WordPress Theme Design Tutorials – http://bit.ly/1DCJlQ

How to Make a Creative Blog Layout – http://bit.ly/3lVEe8

18 Examples of WordPress jQuery Plugins – http://bit.ly/2BCzQG

10 Useful WordPress Coding Techniques – http://bit.ly/14gOni

WordPress Theme Cheat Sheet for Beginners – http://bit.ly/3oa5my

Print Design

The Ultimate Round-Up of Print Design Tutorials – http://bit.ly/xaoeb

16 Prepress Tips For Graphic Designers – http://bit.ly/2RouQk

iPhone App Design

iPhone App Design Trends – http://bit.ly/3E1C7u

Setting Up Photoshop For Web, App and iPhone Development – http://bit.ly/TJx2F

55 Adobe Illustrator Icon Design Tutorials – http://bit.ly/nu3nM

General Techniques, Tools & Theory

Elements Of Design: The Line – http://bit.ly/2nsTf

Elements Of Design: Texture – http://bit.ly/cKQfx

Making A Clipping Mask With Text In Photoshop – http://bit.ly/lbpwh

800+ Photoshop Tutorials, Plugins and Brushes- http://bit.ly/2OEgXs

Photoshop Cheatsheets & Must Know Shortcuts – http://bit.ly/19sLcT

20 Handy Photoshop Tips For a Faster Workflow – http://bit.ly/3Dwaij

Advanced Photoshop Techniques – http://bit.ly/4DKleG

Create A Painted Text Effect In Illustrator – http://bit.ly/343wKm

Resources for Freelancing

50 Essential Web Apps for Freelancers – http://bit.ly/4oS8wD

Freelance Contracts: Do’s And Don’ts – http://bit.ly/1pmpYi

How To Respond Effectively To Design Criticism – http://bit.ly/mU8hu

The Art of Branding Yourself and Your Freelancing Business – http://bit.ly/35NnJF

Identity design process for a personal rebranding – http://bit.ly/c4cl9

12 Excellent And Useful Design Process Tutorials – http://bit.ly/6K5IY

How to Freelance from Just About Anywhere – http://bit.ly/4c2xy3

Design Inspiration

Inspirational Tips and Tools from a Designer – http://bit.ly/15awip

30 Clever And Creative Package Designs – http://bit.ly/2jbEmk

25 Beautiful Content Heavy Websites – http://bit.ly/3eu5gw

25 Excellent Examples of Using Texture in Web Design – http://bit.ly/2AI5sC

Beautiful Gradient Typography in Web Design – http://bit.ly/17XJU9

20 Essential Infographics & Data Visualization Blogs – http://bit.ly/1BNShl

40 Apple Inspired Photoshop Tutorials – http://bit.ly/Z66ss

Cool Miscellaneous

30 Tutorials for Designing Fun and Creative Characters – http://bit.ly/3ckf94

The Ultimate Round-Up Of T-Shirt Design Tutorials – http://bit.ly/21RA1B

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