it’s not always the best products that win. Craigslist, MySpace, AIM and eBay...– Sean Parker: Twitter/Facebook Will Soon Dominate The Web (via ronenreblogs) Was in a design chat with 37 Signals guy Jason Freid who decried the wonder of Drudgereport’s lack of design. My first thought is how wonderful that site could be.
Kickstand Idaho Featuring Brian Lundquist →
Thanks to The Watercooler for providing a good location and to Kickstand for providing a great enjoyable evening. I liked Brian Lundqiust’s breakdown of applying metrics to your marketing. I also am in agreement with the notion of automating whatever sales processes you have. I would have liked to know a menagerie of automation tools now at the disposal of marketers, or at least a few. ...
Big assed post about Fireworks →
adobegripes: Jon Hicks on his love/hate relationship with Fireworks. Now I didn’t use Fireworks until I started a job where we used it about 2 years ago, but now I’ve got used to it I really have no idea how people can do screen design in Photoshop all day, its clunky as f*** for web design even with its vector tools and smart objects. Don’t get me wrong its awesome for Photo manipulation and...
Apple to Woolworths: Your New Logo Is Too Apple-y →
mashable: When it comes to defending their trademarks and logos, no company is more fervent than Apple. If they could challenge Victoria School of Business and Technology for having a logo too… verdict: infringement. Yeah if this was on the back of a laptop…