Link Bundle – August 27


Build Your First Facebook App
Joe Casabona over at NetTuts gives a really easy to follow tutorial on creating your first Facebook application.
Step 1) Build Facebook App, Step 2) ?, Step 3) Profit!

Facebook Platform: The Fanfare Revisited
Since we’re on the subject of Facebook Apps, Alex Iskold has an excellent article on the Facebook platform. If you are looking into becoming a world power in the Facebook arena then you may want to give this a quick read.

The Best Web Development Books – As Voted By You!
Jeffrey Way (also at NetTuts) has rounded up an excellent list of web development books.

10 Free Python Programming Books
And speaking of lists of books… Coderholic brings you a list of 10 free books on Python programming.

Ma.gnolia Goes Open Source; Wants to be the WordPress of Social Bookmarking
Finally, some tech industry news! brings you the story of Ma.gnolia going open source. This is very interesting for anyone who wants to create their own social bookmarking site.