Friday FUEL Fix (10/09/09)

Well Friday has come again, and once more on FYC we wanted to do another check in with this great Network that we are a part of to and send our readers into the weekend with an extra little something something. That’s right, folks, we are talking about the Friday FUEL Fix. With so many great followers on Twitter, so many Flickr members contributing to the FYC Flickr group, and some awesome additions to the FUEL Brand Network we decided we would feature a little bit from all three areas in one post to show our appreciation for and of the people, designs, and posts we have chosen to feature.

FYC Twitter Follow Friday

We have thousands of great followers on Twitter and we really wish we could feature them all, because they really do so much for improving our online experience. But we will take some time when doing these posts to pass on a few recommended Tweeps that you should also be checking out. Thanks to all of you who take the time to help share our works and interact with us on Twitter, and here is the first of our Follow Friday post inclusions.

creativeguru@Creative_Guru is a fantastic tweep to follow. George’s stream is always teeming with quality content that should not be overlooked.

lboi@LBOI is a pure pleasure to interact with, both on Twitter and elsewhere in the blogosphere. Sneh is always friendly and helpful.

modbird@modbird is always a must follow when you are talking about content and personality. Chris has both in abundance and they shine with every tweet.

thoresiefke@thore_siefke is one of those tweeps that you see around everywhere! Always lending a hand and passing along the content that you just can’t miss.

r27@r27 is another follower that makes Twitter a pleasure to use. Rajesh is always helpful and is just an overall valuable member of the community.

The FUEL Fix

Like we said before, we have so many amazing sister sites in the FUEL Network that we want to shine our spotlight over on the content that their awesome editors and writers are putting together. Each of these fantastic FUEL sites is loaded with inspiring and insightful posts and discussions so take a look down through the showcase and see if you have missed any of these must-reads.

Fuel Your Motionography

motionography Fuel Your Motionography is the newest addition to the FUEL family but don’t think that they are easing their way into things, no way! The dynamic duo heading up the site, Christy Lai and Michael A. John, have already assembled a team of fantastic contributors and content!

Check out this fine post from Fuel Your Motionography
Principles of Animation for Motionographers – Part 1 of 3

Follow on Twitter@fuelyourmotion | @christy_lai | @michael_a_john
Subscribe to Fuel Your Motionography

Fuel Your Blogging

blogging Fuel Your Blogging continues to blossom as editor Tim Smith blazes the bloggers trail taking the FYBlogging readers along with him and his awesome team of authors!

Check out this fine post from Fuel Your Blogging
Things Review and Giveaway

Follow on Twitter@fuelblogging | @timothybsmith
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Fuel Your Branding

brandingThe Branding team, Beth LaPierre and Lisa Kribs, continue to shine over at Fuel Your Branding, driving this incredible resource for all things related to the building and maintaining your personal or professional brand.

Check out this fine post from Fuel Your Branding
The New Age of Brand Loyalty

Follow on Twitter – @fuelbranding | @bethlapierre | @lisakribs
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Fuel Your Photography

photography If a picture is worth a thousand words, then Fuel Your Photography is the dictionary with which to interpret those words and with which to hone your knowledge and skills behind the lens. Great for industry pros, fans, and amateur shutterbugs alike!

Check out this fine post from Fuel Your Photography
Wedding Photographers: What NOT to Do

Follow on Twitter@fuelphotography | @stacychristian | @thayneshumway
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Fuel Your Apps

apps When you just love Apps, and you’ve got no shame, who you gonna call? Fuel Your Apps! Okay, so, yeah, that was kind of lame, but you who’s not? Fuel Your…yeah you get the point. Chad Engle, editor extraordinaire holds down the App side of things for the FUEL Network.

Check out this fine post from Fuel Your Apps
Discussion: Does Brand Consistency Matter When Launching Your App?

Follow on Twitter@fuelyourapps | @chadengle
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Fuel Your Illustration

illustration Ready to flip your lip over to the illustration side of things, then let Alex Eben Meyer and Fuel Your Illustration take you there! Complimentary lid flippage offered to anyone not able to get it themselves, just visit the site and see what we mean.

Check out this fine post from Fuel Your Illustration
1950’s Illustration: When Mass Media Met Pop Culture

Follow on Twitter@fuelillustrate | @ebencom
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Fuel Your Interface

interface Fuel Your Interface keeps on delivering paramount post after post! Jonathan Cutrell is manning the helm and guiding the interface team to fantastic heights with helpful, timely content that always shines!

Check out this fine post from Fuel Your Interface
4 Tools You Might Not Know You Need for Interface Design

Follow on Twitter@fuelinterface | @JCutrell
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Fuel Your Writing

writing The writing world didn’t know what hit it when Fuel Your Writing launched, but after just a few months Michelle Krasniak Oxman and her unstoppable team took hold as one of the top ten writing blogs on the web!

Check out this fine post from Fuel Your Writing
Here’s the Dirt on “Don’t Be a Dummy” Month!

Follow on Twitter@fuelyourwriting | @michelleoxman
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Fuel Your Coding

coding If it is coding that you crave then Douglas Neiner and his kings of code over at Fuel Your Coding have got just what you are looking for. From beginner to guru, there is always something for you on this brilliant blog.

Check out this fine post from Fuel Your Coding
PHP Frameworks? Just roll your own! – PART 1

Follow on Twitter@fuelyourcoding | @dougneiner
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Fuel Brand Network

networkThe Fuel Brand Network now has a blog dedicated to keeping you up on the latest developments with the brand that has built such a great community around it. Peter Liao, copy editor, and Megan Wantz, indispensable intern, have joined the team to help out us as well.

We also wanted to take a moment to tip our hats to the fabulous folks that are behind the scenes spearheading the Network and who are responsible for bringing us all together! Joshua Smibert, Dan Denney, and of course, the one who first started the fires burning, Adelle Charles!

Follow on Twitter@fuelnetwork | @HeyPeterman | @Ehmdoubleyou
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Fuel Your Creativity Español

Do not be mistaken, just because FYC Español is another Creativity incarnation in the Network that they have all the same posts and content as the English counterpart…far from it! Javier and his team have assembled some hard hitting and awesomely inspired material for the Network so make sure that you get your bilingual butt in gear and get subscribed to FYC Español!

Fuel Your Creativity Japanese

Once more, this incarnation of the Creativity site, FYC Japanese, is jam packed with fresh content and inspired articles. Aki has crafted an astounding arsenal of posts that are sure to get your creative fires burning without end. If you have not been checking out the feed from FYC Japanese, then you are definitely missing out on some stellar design related inspiration. So get on over and check them out!

FYC Flickr Group Showcase

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bartondamer : THE MORNING LIGHT CD packaging

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hulk4598 : Genetics

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Aaron Given Nauss : Self Portrait

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neslirawles : lost

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KILDAHL : Pyramid

 

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