Link Roundup 2 – Domaining, Startups, WordPress, Social & More

By on July 12, 2010

Every day on Twitter (@DotSauce), I share links to articles, resources and apps of interest to web professionals. This month I have categorized links as domaining, small business, startups & entrepreneurship, social networking, web development, design, and WordPress.

These links were selected from June 12th to July 12th 2010.

Domain Names

Mahalo uses keyword domains to drive traffic

Worldwide domain registrations double over past 4 years

How To Automate End User Domain Sales Marketing

Domain Name Dispute and Arbitration Resources

Right Brain Domaining 50% Of Visitors Come From Direct Navigation

How Domaining is Like Collecting Baseball Cards

Premium TLDs: Not All Extensions Created Equal

Small Business

Self hosted options voted best to set up shop online

A look at the freemium business model

How The World Spends Time Online

10 Ways To Be Your Own Boss

How to Bootstrap a Business

9 Expert SEO Tips for Small Businesses

Everything I learned in business came from 3 charts

Startups & Entrepreneurship

76 Powerful Thoughts from Paul Graham

Everything You Need To Know About Startup Ecosystem

How to hire a programmer to make your ideas happen

10 Tips for Startups on Naming Your Company

Competition Is Overrated

Why many successful entrepreneurs came out of PayPal

BBC Special: Start-Up Stories

Social Networking

15 Awesome Social Media Infographics

Twitter T.CO Domain As Official Link Shortener

How Much Is a Facebook Fan Really Worth?

Measure Social Media and Its Impact on Your Brand

Is Social a Source for B2B Leads?

Jive Software Wants to Be Facebook for the Enterprise

Pick&Zip – Download All Your Photos from Facebook

MySpace will attempt a comeback later this year

2/3 of Web Users to Visit Social Networks by 2014

6 Social Media Mistakes And How to Fix Them

Web Design

Get a head start: Designing Websites for Google TV

Fancy Sliding Form with jQuery

10 Beautiful Minimalist Icon Sets

Will LESS Make CSS Obsolete?

50 Powerful Time-Savers For Web Designers

Web Development

Information Architecture: Enhancing User Experience

Spice Up Your Website With jQuery Goodness

30 Pro jQuery Tips, Tricks and Strategies

Firefox Reveals Websites’ Best Friend and Worst Enemy

The Right Keyword Analysis For Your Website

The Right Keyword Analysis For Your Website (Part-2)

The State of HTML5 Apps

29 Worst Practices: SEO Checklist

Beginner’s Guide to SEO from SEOmoz

Collection of website user experience misconceptions

The 10 HTML Tags Beginners Aren’t Using

HTML5 Rocks!: A resource for web developers by Google

Link Building With The Experts


WordPress Plugin – Ozh Drop Down Admin Menu

WP 3.0 Easy Post Types Plugin

WordPress Plugin – Compresses  files – WP Minify

The Ultimate WordPress Shopping/Ecommerce Toolbox

Essential Plugins for WordPress 3.0

Build Your Own Website Network  With WordPress 3.0

10 Useful WordPress Security Tweaks

Email Commenters WordPress Plugin

WP Facebook Plugin

Top 15 Premium WordPress Plugins

Random & Useful

Best Chrome Addons for Power Blogging

Google Chrome Gets Extension Sync

Encrypt the web – HTTPS Everywhere for Firefox

Everything you need to know about the internet

Bounce – Fun, easy way to share ideas on a website

67 trendy innovations – Innovation Insanity:

How People Are Using the iPad

I hope you found a lot of these resources useful.

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About Mark Fulton

Mark is the Founder of DotSauce Magazine and a full time web developer, domain investor, SEO and online marketing professional residing in North Carolina, USA. Visit for information on freelance website development, SEO and consultation services.