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  • 3 weeks ago
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    Paris demonstrators demand EU ban products linked to Uighur slave labour

    Demonstrators gathered in Paris on Saturday to demand an EU ban on products linked to the use of forced labour of Uighur minorities in China’s Xinjiang province. Speaking to FRANCE 24, Raphaël Glucks…

  • 2 months ago
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    The creator economy is in crisis. Now let’s fix it.

    Nearly two years ago, I published “The Passion Economy and the Future of Work,” which laid out a vision for online work that was informed by and a reaction to the challenges of the gig economy.

  • 7 months ago
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    Trend Setter

    Have 2/2 snaps reach the maximum grid size on the front page grid view! Congratulations rainyday on this achievement!

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  • 7 months ago
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    Write Simply

    I try to write using ordinary words and simple sentences. That kind of writing is easier to read, and the easier something is to read, the more deeply readers will engage with it. The less energy they expend on your prose, the more they'll have left for your ideas.

  • 8 months ago
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    Creepy but intriguing all at the same time.

  • 1 year ago
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    7 Blogging Pitfalls to Avoid

    After blogging for 30 months, here are the biggest pitfalls I made early on with Money Life Wax. For each, I included what you SHOULD do instead.

  • 1 year ago
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    10 Ways To Lead Yourself to Success

    10 ways to lead YOURSELF to the writing career of your dreams. Jenny Hansen shares how micro-actions that take minutes can read huge rewards for your writing.

  • 1 year ago
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    How to Write Usefully

    What should an essay be? Many people would say persuasive. That's what a lot of us were taught essays should be. But I think we can aim for something more ambitious: that an essay should be useful.

  • 1 year ago
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    How I Gather News to Help Build Communities

    Gathering and sharing news and updates is a bit of an art and it's a time consuming one too.

  • 1 year ago
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    Level 13

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  • 1 year ago
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    Helping Hand

    Published 2/2 how-to snaps! Congratulations rainyday on this achievement!

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  • 1 year ago
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    Eight Ways To Help You Be A Smarter Writer in 2020

    I don’t do resolutions. Well, that’s not completely true. I did make one this year — to read everyday, even if for only a half hour, and only from real tree books. But maybe you guys, as members of the tortured writers club, do try to start with a clean slate come the new year. You know, the usual stuff like make a daily word quota; write every day no matter what; stop wasting time on Facebook; get a short story published in Ellery Queen.

  • 2 years ago
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    5 Stories That Prove You’re Never Too Old To Be Published

    Have you ever thought you might have missed the boat on getting your work published? Here are 5 stories that prove you are never too old to get published.

  • 2 years ago
    Comment rainyday

    What a great article. Can’t wait for the James Webb Space telescope to be launched. Launch date is set for March 30, 2021!

  • 2 years ago
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    Eagle Eye

    Following 50/50 members! Congratulations rainyday on this achievement!

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  • 2 years ago
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    Ego Bait, Roundups & Sky Scrapers

    Here we will take a look at three techniques for developing content that is both unique and engaging. We will be covering each content strategy independently, breaking them down and explaining what’s involved and how to implement each one. How to leverage Ego Baiting, Roundup Posts and the Skyscraper Technique to attract massive amounts of traffic to your blog.