Some of Our Favorite Blogs/Podcasts/Thought Leaders…

You asked… We answered! Last week we kicked off our “Ask Us Anything” series on facebook and fielded a lot of really great questions. Today we’re featuring one particular question and responses from some of our Geeks & Creatives.

“What are your favorite blogs/podcasts/thought leaders, etc. to follow about website/marketing best practices and the evolving technology?”

Web design is an ever-changing animal and we are constantly learning and researching what the latest trends and best practices are. Here’s a list of some of our go-to resources when we’re looking for information and inspiration.

The Privacy, Security, & OSINT Show – A weekly dose of privacy, digital security, and open source intelligence (OSINT) news and opinion.

Brad & Will Made a Tech Pod – Each Sunday, Brad Shoemaker and Will Smith discuss a new technology topic. Come for the long-form conversations about virtual reality, space travel, electric cars, refresh rates, and a whole lot more.

Shoptalk Show – A podcast about building websites

Webdesigner Depot – Web Design Resources for Web Designers. They include Photoshop Tutorials, WordPress Plugins, and Web Development tools. Download free icons, Photoshop brushes and tools for web and graphic designers.

TED Talks – There are so many available, they couldn’t pick just one!  Find great motivating, inspirational, and many other podcast initiatives.

Dribble – Dribbble is the leading destination to find & showcase creative work and home to the world’s best design professionals.

Awwwards – The awards of design, creativity and innovation on the internet

Webby Awards– Honoring the Best of the Internet

Smashing Magazine – For web designers and developers

The Next Web – TNW is one of the world’s largest online publications that delivers an international perspective on the latest news about Internet technology, business and culture.

What other favorites are out there? We’d love to know if there is something we’re missing out on!