Sweet Tweets: Design Tweets of the Week #2

Sweet Tweets is a weekend feature to The Design Cubicle highlighting some of my favorite, and other Twitterer’s design-related links discovered via Twitter throughout the work week.

Week of 5-25-09:

Do You Want Fries With That Logo?
“A graphic designer hangs her head out the drive-through window and shares her personal experience, tips, and advice on how to handle the “hurry-up and be creative” demands of the graphic design industry.”

50 Great Website Designs For Your Inspiration
“It’s always a good idea to keep up with web design trends, this list is here to do so. I’ve handpicked a collection of websites, mostly business oriented, with a good design to help you stay inspired.”

10 Logo Design Tips From the Field
“I’ve learned from quite a few mistakes during my time as a designer, and to save you from doing likewise, here are 10 logo design tips I picked up.”

Five Ways to Speed Up Page Response Times
“In this article, you’ll find a discussion on five simple and effective techniques for speeding up your web pages.”

10 Free Fonts with a Family
“In this post, I’ve been looking for quality fonts that have more than one weight and found quite a few.”

SEO Best Practices – 13 Top Tips for Web Designers
“SEO fundamentally starts at the development stage of every website. Semantic code and SEO related structuring of the site’s source code will make you a favorite amongst the SEO collective in the department next door whilst equipping the website with the tools needed to battle the deadly SERPs.

Illustrator’s Blend Tool: A Comprehensive Guide
“This comprehensive guide can help you unlock your creative potential and teaches the features, shortcuts, and in depth methods that the Blend Tool has to offer.”

The Evolution of 30 Popular Logos
“I think it will be interesting for us to check out how some of the popular logos evolved into what we are all seeing today.”

12 Tips For Designing An Excellent (Online) Checkout Process
“Spend a little bit of time fine tuning your checkout process and polishing off the user experience and you’ll be rewarded with happier customers and more sales.”

Discussion and Comments

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  1. David Airey says:

    Hey Brian,

    That’s an interesting post about logo evolution. I just visited, and have to say, did you see the old eqarat.com logo? Least salubrious design this year (and I haven’t had call to use that word in years — “salubrious”).

Brian Hoff
About Brian Hoff: Designer, Writer and Speaker

I’m a graphic designer living in Brooklyn, New York who loves creating compelling and useful websites and memorable interactions across the web. When I’m not designing I can be found writing, speaking and occasionally part-time teaching at colleges — all on the subject of design. I started this blog to share my passion and experiences with designers and clients. I'm most active on Twitter; say hello: