Jaret Manuel

Clarification: This is a Startup Hack resource not a “I want to hack into some bank, etc” page. The following is a collection based on luck, experience, and/or countless hours of research on how to approach an understanding of some of these topics. Please notify me if you notice broken links – my intent is to provide value & quality, and improvements/suggestions are most welcome.

Apple Dev

Cocoa

Book: Programming Cocoa for Mac OS X

Xcode

Introduction to C

Programming with Objective C

MacRuby

Books

A Book Apart Collection

Amazon.ca Wishlist

Amazon.com Wishlist - My LinkedIN profile has the books I have read to date.

Five Simple Steps Books

Designing with Web Standards Jeffrey @Zeldman lays it out nicely in this book.  A recommended read by many.

HTML & CSS Web Standards An amazing first beginner book for HTML/CSS.

C

Book: C Programming Language: (Great precursor if you want to really go deep with Cocoa framwork (Objective-C))

Learn C the Hard Way

Code

Code School

Google University: HTML, CSS, & Javascript

Peepcode

Colour (Canadian Spelling)

Kuler

Colour Lovers

Colour Picker

Community

Sprouter

Startuply

CSS

eCSStender

CSS Discuss

CSS Hacks

Gridulator Free Pixel Grid tool

Zen Garden Resources

Database

AWS (Amazon Web Services)

Mongo DB

Learn Mongo

Design

A List Apart

ReWorkGetting Real, & Defensive Design written wisdom from 37Signals.

5By5 Weekly videos you will not want to miss.

UX Myths

Editors

Coda (Mac) One Window Web Development

Kod Mac OS X (Free)

Textmate

How to use Textmate

Text Wrangler

Rubular Ruby Expression Tester & Editor

Event Planning

My Punch Bowl

Plancast

Fonts

Dafont

Font Space

Font Squirrel

Typekit

Google Web Font Directory

iLoveTypography

TypeCulture

Web Typography

Web Typography ebook

HTML

HTML Dog

Dive into HTML5

HTML5Rocks

HTML5 Editor

HTML5 for Web Designers

Markup Validation

Cheatsheets PHP, CMS, MySql, HTML5, CSS

Web Developer by @chrisperderick

JavaScript

Introduction to Javascript

JS Node Intro

10 Good Practices

DD_relatedPNG

Felix Node JS Guide

Coffee Script

JQuery Fundamentals

Lean Startup

Lean Startup 101 by @EriceRies

Legal

Startup Cheat Sheet by @StartUpLawyer

LISP

On Lisp via Paul Graham

Logo

99 Designs

Marketing

Inbound Marketing by Hubspot.

Mobile

iOS Design then code

Sencha Mobile App Framework

Mockup

iMockups Awesome ipad Mockup tool

Balsamiq Awesome Mockup tool

Connect a Sketch

Draft for iPad by 37signals

Keynote UX

Pen & Paper

Wireframing Guide

News

Hacker NewsHacker News Daily & Hacker Monthly

Platform

Dot Cloud

Heroku Hosted Application Platform

Engine Yard

Pow (Mac OS X)

Phone

Twilio Open Source PBX

Grasshopper Phone Services

SkypeKit

Tellfi

Photo Editor

Pixlr

PHP

PHP

Python

Learn Python the Hard Way

How to think like a computer scientist

A Byte of Python

Open Project

Python Tutorial

Ruby & Rails

Hackety Hack

How to become a successful Rubyist

Learn to Program Great Beginner Book

Mac Ruby

Rails for Zombies

Try Ruby

Ruby

Ruby on Rails Tutorial Vanguard

Ruby on Rails Guides

Ruby Tutorial

Rails Tutorial

Road to Rails 3

Ruby Gems

Ruby Koans

Ruby on Rails

Bitnami Ruby Stack

Why’s Guide to Ruby

Deploy Rails App to EC2 No idea how well this works.

Services

37Signals Suite of CRM, Project management, and information sharing

Basecamp Project management tool

Bubbl.us Brainstorming made simple

BuzzData Open Source Data by @peteforde

Cloudomatic All your Web App Logins under One Roof

Dropbox File Sharing Simplified

Divvy This screen spilt tool rocks (Mac).

Formspring Contact forms, Surveys, and “Ask Me Anything” box.

Flowtown You know their email. Learn the  Social Tools linked to them.

Get Satisfaction Customer Feedback by @monstro

Gist Know your contacts even better.  Super easy tool.

Google Apps Up to 50 Emails free using your custom domain.

Instapaper Save now, Read Later.

Magcloud create your own magazine.

MailChimp

Ping-o-Matic notify search engines of your blog updates.

Rapportive Rich profiles right inside Gmail by @RahulVohra.  Awesome!

Salesforce Cloud based CRM

Solve360 Another cool CRM worth checking out

Shopify Ecommerce made simple

Survey Monkey

ToodleDo & Remember the Milk Task management refined.

Tungle Make your calendar (on your terms) public.

Vimeo Video hosting tool.

Weebly For those who are not web designers, and want an easy to use DIY web site. A lazy hacker’s dream.

Whiteyboard Inexpensive Whiteboard Terrible experience. Might be ok in USA but a complete run around here in Canada.  Disappointed.

Writeboard Document collaboration

Zoho Cloud based CRM & productivity suite

Social Code

GitHub Amazing.

Forrst

Social Media

eBooks Available to download via DropBox. Several books.

Sinatra

Prototyping with Sinatra

Unix

Unix & Linux Beginner’s Guide

Unix Toolbox

Travel

Hipmunk Genius!

Kayak Tell it your budget, it tells you where on the world map you can fly at that given time.

UI (User Interface)

User Interface Design Framework Toolkit Thanks @Zeldman

Video

MIT Startup Boot Camp 09

OnTwik Looks like an awesome tutorial video site.

Web Accessibility & Usability

Building Accessible Websites

Webword

Usability News

Usability Views

Usability.Gov Research-Based

Web Analytics

Beginner’s Guide to A/B Testing by @kissmetrics

30 A/B Testing Tools

A/B Testing Tool

Builtwith

Visual Website Optimizer by @Wingify : World’s Easiest A/B Testing tool

Website Grader by @Hubspot & @Dharmesh

Website Validation

LaunchList One stop validation checklist for your website.  Looks awesome!

HTML5 Validator

HTML Validator

XML

Using XML

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