Essential Blogs

Five for Friday Favorites: Automobile

1.   Autoblog

2.   Jalopnik

3.   The Winding Road

4.   Motivemag

5.   Worldcar Fans

Five for Friday Favorites: Aesthetics

1.   Colour Lovers

2.   I Love Typography

3.   GUI Guidebooks

4.   we make money not art

5.   Design Observer

Five for Friday Favorites: Random Coolness

1.   Neatorama

2.   DamnInteresting

3.   Mental Floss Blogs

4.   Scholars and Rogues

5.   Cryptome

Five for Friday Favorites: Data Visualisation

1.   Infosthetics

2.   Data Mining

3.   Visual Complexity

4.   Junk Charts

5.   Juice Analytics

Five for Friday Favorites: Gadget Blogs

1.   Crunchgear

2.   Phonescoop

3.   Crave

4.   Engadget

5.   Gizmodo

Five for Friday Favorites: Econoblogs

1.   The Big Picture

2.   Economist View

3.   Economic Dreams, Economic Nightmares

4.   New Economist

5.   Econbrowser

Five for Friday Favorites: Political Blogs

1.   Hullaballo

2.   Firedoglake

3.   RawStory

4.   Crooks and Liars

5.   TPMmuckraker

Five for Friday Favorites: Web 2.0 Blogs

1.   Mashable

2.   Read/Write Web

3.   Techcrunch

4.   Smart Mobs

5.   ProgrammableWeb

Five for Friday Favorites: Writing

1.   Copyblogger

2.   ProBlogger

3.   Anecdote

4.   Writing White Papers

5.   Presentation Zen

Five for Friday Favorites: Google Earth/Maps Blogs

1.   Google Earth Blog

2.   Google Maps Mania

3.   Oogle Earth

4.   Google Sightseeing

5.   The Map Room

Five for Friday Favorites: Inspiration Sources

1.   del.icio.us

2.   digg

3.   metafilter

4.   boingboing

5.   buzzfeed

Five for Friday Favorites: Most Valuable Blogs

1.   Lifehacker

2.   Lifehack

3.   Consumerist

4.   Zen Habits

5.   43 Folders

Five for Friday Favorites: Organizational Dynamics

1.   Open Innovators

2.   Open Culture

3.   Openeur

4.   Creative Think

5.   Outside Innovation

Five for Friday Favorites: Data Sources

1.   PewResearch

2.   beSpacific

3.   OpenCRS

4.   Resourceshelf

5.   ResearchBuzz

Five for Friday Favorites: The MBA Suite

1.   KnowHR

2.   All Things Workplace

3.   Slacker Manager

4.   Conversation Agent

5.   Micropersuasion


Five for Friday Favorites
: Journalism

1.   BuzzMachine

2.   Poynter

3.   Journerdism

4.   paidContent

5.   PressThink