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Writing for people who don't read

Right there, there's your problem. I know you'd like to reach more people, and most people don't read. But if you're going to write, the only choice you have is to reach people who will choose to engage with you....     
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Here's why Twitter's locking people out of their accounts

It's been just a few days since Europe's GDPR rules went into effect and the regulations have already had a pretty disastrous effect on a large number of Twitter users.  Over the past week, the company's been suspending the accounts of people
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8 of the best dating sites for introverts, wallflowers, and shy people

Online dating is basically the best thing that ever happened to introverts. You can now scan for a potential mate without ever leaving the comfort zone that is your couch. Of course, eventually you'll need to get up and actually go on a date. But
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7 summer TV shows for the 7 kinds of people out there

Summer may seem like the time to go outside and do things, but let's be real: it's time to sit indoors and watch TV. Networks generally try to keep things fun and light for their summer premieres, and these seven shows will have something fun for
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Nicki Minaj and Eminem say they're dating, but people think they're trolling hard

Nicki Minaj and Eminem are dating, apparently. Nicki posted a video on Instagram rapping to her verse in YG's single "Big Bank," captioning it with "Told'em I met Slim Shady. Bagged a EM!!!" The song also features Big Sean and 2 Chainz. SEE ALSO: Of
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Kanye West paid a lot of money for a photo of Whitney Houston's bathroom and people are really mad

Kanye West just made everyone mad again, but this time it had nothing to do with "dragon energy" or politics. It's because he paid $85,000 for a photo of Whitney Houston's bathroom.  This week, rapper Pusha-T — who is signed to West's
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Prepare to sob at these moving stories of people travelling home for Ireland's abortion vote

There's only one hashtag you should search through on Twitter today: #hometovote. The Irish diaspora is mobilising by travelling thousands of miles to return to Ireland to vote in the abortion referendum. And they are tweeting about their journeys
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Facebook’s desperate for people to take its fake news fight seriously

Facebook really, really wants you to know that it’s serious about fighting fake news.  The social network today announced a series of efforts meant to change public perception of fake news on the platform, including a new "Inside Feed"
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Haha, Trump legally can't block people on Twitter anymore

Pop those bottles, First Amendment-lovers. Plaintiffs in a freedom of speech lawsuit just scored a major victory against President Trump in court. A New York District Court judge has ruled that President Donald Trump may not block people on Twitter
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Irish comedians abroad ask people to vote yes on their behalf in abortion referendum

Sharon Horgan and Aisling Bea have enlisted the help of fellow Irish comedians living abroad to ask people living in Ireland to "be our yes" in the abortion referendum. On 25 May, voters in Ireland will decide whether the 8th amendment of the

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