60 Favorite Links

Here is a list of sites that I find helpful or interesting.

Podcasts

entrepreneuronfire Entrepreneur on Fire – Actionable interviews with inspiring entrepreneurs 7 days a week.

nakedscientists The Naked Scientists – weekly discussion on science news and Q&A from across the pond.

twit Mac Break Weekly – a great video show about Macs from TWiT.

Favorite Websites

Astronomy Picture of the Day – An interesting space photo each day from NASA.

twit TWiT – great video and audio shows about technology.

revision3 Revision3 – more cool internet shows on technology and video games.

delicious Delicious – My go-to social bookmarking site.

twi ThisWeekIn – A network of great online video shows with a lot of interesting content including This Week in Startups which interviews entrepreneurs and discusses entrepreneurship.

audible Audible – A great marketplace for audiobooks. Listening to audiobooks during your commute or workouts can help you get a lot more reading done.

shelfari Shelfari – Where I keep track of the books I’ve read or plan to read.

goodreads Goodreads – A great book sharing social site.

appsumo AppSumo – Deals on business apps, tools, and online courses.

fourhourworkweek Four Hour Workweek Blog – Tim Ferriss’ interesting blog of hacks and life tips.

howstuffworks How Stuff Works A great source for fascinating articles and videos on tons of interesting topics.

43things 43 Things is a free online tool that helps you set and manage your life goals.

hulu Hulu – Good place to watch recent big network shows which can help replace cable.

timesNew York Times Popular Stories – top stories from the real life Daily Planet.

Online Training

codeschool Code School – Videos and interactive training for web development.

coursera Coursera – Take college courses for free from leading universities with an opportunity to earn certificates.

creativelive Creative Live – free live courses on photography and design.

lynda Lynda.com – tons of great premium video lectures on design to programming to Excel.

skillshare Skillshare – A marketplace of online and in-person project-based classes.

treehouse Treehouse – Web programming and mobile training courses.

tutsplus Tuts Premium – A library of courses and eBooks for learning web development and graphic design.

udacity Udacity – free college level courses on science and engineering topics like computer programming and statistics.

udemy Udemy – A marketplace of free and paid online courses from leading experts in various fields.

Talks, Lectures, and Interviews

mixergy Mixergy – Provides awesome video interviews of successful entrepreneurs by Andrew Warner that provides specific details on how people built successful companies.

khan Khan Academy – Thousands of video lectures on topics from statistics to economics to algebra.

academicearth Academic Earth A great place to watch tons of college lectures from schools like Harvard on a wide range of subjects from psychology to computer science.

inbounduniversity Inbound University – Several free courses on inbound marketing taught by leaders in online marketing.

youtube Google Talks – Hundreds of inspiring and educational talks from authors and leaders.

rise Rise to the Top – Over 300 useful video interviews with entrepreneurs, experts, and influencers by David Siteman Garland.

ted TED.com – hundreds of inspiring and educational videos of talks at the TED conference.

Marketing

google Google Analytics IQ Lessons – Free Google training for learning Google Analytics and preparing for the Google Analytics Certification.

inbound Inbound.org – A great place to find the best recent inbound marketing articles as voted on by the community

cool Cool Marketing Stuff – recommended resources, books, and tools for marketers.

socialtriggers Social Triggers – Derek Halpern shares marketing insights based on academic research on psychology and business. His YouTube channel and podcast are terrific.

SEO

moz Moz is a great resource for learning about SEO and they also have some useful tools.

pointblank Point Blank SEO – Jon Cooper provides great SEO information like Linkbuilding Strategies – The Complete List.

seobook SEOBook – Excellent articles, free tools, and interviews by SEO pioneer Aaron Wall.

searchengineland Search Engine Land – articles on the latest SEO news.

rosshudgens Ross Hudgens – thoughtful analysis of the SEO industry.

Design

adobe Kuler – A useful tool for creating and sharing color combinations.

themeforest Themeforest – My favorite place for premium WordPress themes.

subtle Subtle Patterns – A great source of website background patterns for free.

tutsplus Tuts Premium – Affordable design courses online from Photoshop to web development.

smashing Smashing Magazine – An awesome design blog providing inspiration and tutorials.

csstricks CSS Tricks – Cool advanced tricks for utilizing CSS for beautiful Web design.

vectortuts VectorTuts – Great tutorials for creating awesome vector graphics with Illustrator.

graphicriver Graphicriver – A marketplace for great vector graphics from many talented graphic artists. Graphics typically cost $1-$5.

entypo Entypo – Free creative commons icon fonts.

Sonics

world Sonicsgate – The Webby award winning documentary about the Sonics exodus from Seattle after 41 years.

Non-Profits

charitywater Charity: Water – 100% of public donations go to water projects to provide people with clean drinking water.

kiva Kiva – Give a small business loan to people in third world countries and get paid back. Rinse and repeat.

Video Games

gog Gog.com – Sells downloads of classic computer games like Myst and Space Quest.

Cool

fitocracy Fitocracy – a social network with gamification elements to encourage you to work out.

turntable Turntable.fm – Enter virtual rooms for specific music genres where avatars take turns playing their favorite tunes. A great place to discover new tracks and chat with other music fans. Also available as an app for iPhone and Android.

clarity Clarity.fm – Connects you with experts in various fields so you can talk over the phone for a set rate per minute.

lifelisted Life Listed – Danny Dover’s great bucket list blog.

pax Penny Arcade Expo – A leading video game conference held in Seattle every year.

thinkgeek ThinkGeek – Tons of awesome geek-themed products.

oatmeal The Oatmeal – Funny and educational comics.

allmytweets All My Tweets – This simple app will show all the Tweets on one page for any person. This is useful if you are researching an individual.