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How To Write Content That Connects With Your Readers In 6 Super Easy Steps

Before his execution, double-murderer, Gary Gilmore, uttered the following last words, “Let’s do it.” And, thus was born Nike’s ever-famous slogan, “Just do it.” Thanks to Dan Wielden co-founder of the advertising agency, Wieden & Kennedy, and the creative person Nike worked with to beat Reebok. Wielden ended up creating Nike’s prominent slogan within 20…

Playing by the Numbers: 3 Reasons to Use Data in Your Content

While words are powerful, their over-population on the web can leave your content in the background. About 2 million blog posts are published in a day, confirming the web is a crowded place. Imagine content getting pushed and shoved to the back like a shy child bullied to the back seat of the bus. Of course,…

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Here’s How to Write An Epic Blog Outline in 10 Super Easy Steps

Imagine if the directors of “Captain America: The Winter Soldier” showed a glimpse of Bucky’s survival from the train wreck before his introduction as The Winter Soldier. Wouldn’t the best of us have guessed that Bucky was The Winter Soldier? That would have been a serious flaw in the plot come to think of it.…

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Trimming Fat: 10+ Quick Tips On How To Avoid Fluff In Writing

There is a 20% chance of being pooped at by a bird. Unfortunately, the odds of being smacked by mediocre content are higher. Even though we are humans and should have better control over the content we write. Still, unnecessary words in writing are generously used. Redundant words, filler content, and advice that beats about…

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On Eggcorns – Don’t Take Language For Granite

On a commute to work, some may ask you about jig-solve puzzles, others may ask you how your day-today life is. At the same time, some folks just like commenting about an ex-patriot – “Someone who previously loved their country but became so sick of it they relocated” (Courtesy of The Independent.) Half of what…

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15 Email Writing Tips That Will Help You Polish Your Emails

What are the odds of a furniture piece surviving in a blizzard? Almost zilch, right? The winds can be deadly. And, in the aftermath, whatever is left, rests under a thick blanket of snow. Emails are the same. Send an email to someone, and it ends up in a blizzard of other messages. Once the…