Some widely reference items ...
Semiotics for Beginners, by Daniel Chandler ♦
Tanvi Gupta (Professor of Consumer Anthropology/Psychology) ... Understanding Semiotics: Firstness, Secondness and Thirdness ♦ Semiotics: Construction of a Dynamic Reality ♦ How does Semiotics differ from traditional Qualitative Research? ♦ Critical Theory: Philosophical Reflections
Manon de Reeper (Semiotics of Film) ... How to Analyse Movies #1: The Introduction ♦ How to Analyse Movies #2: Signs, Codes & Conventions ♦ How to Analyse Movies #3: Mise-en-Scène & Editing
Steven Bradley (Web Design) ... Semiotics (Steven Bradley) ♦ Icon/Index/Symbol (Steven Bradley) ♦ Connotation/Denotation (Steven Bradley) ♦ Syntagms/Paradigms (Steven Bradley) ♦ Icons (Steven Bradley) ♦ Hamburger Icon (Steven Bradley)
Some bits on Baudrillard ... Simulacra & Self-Simulation