Holy cow….do you know the U.S. Government made a course about basic copywriting? They call this using “Plain Language.”
This course was created by the Federal Aviation Administration, the part of the government in charge of all civil aviation (if you’ve ever flown on a plane, much of your flight from air traffic control to safety procedures to maintenance standards … Continue Reading
The first time I charged a mid-sized company to do work for them was in college. I was buying a scooter from a Ducati Motorcycle dealership, and somehow my nerdy self started telling the owner of the dealership how his SEO sucked and it was hard to find him online.
He was intrigued.
He wanted me to help him … Continue Reading
I’m not a doctor (but I’m Indian so maybe like 40%)….
But around 10 years ago at the age of 26 my wrists started hurting a bunch from being on a computer a bazillion hours a day.
I’d frequently have to stop working and rub my wrists.
Even at the young-and-dumb age of 26 I knew this seemed WAY too … Continue Reading
Sometimes people aren’t sure how to title a blog post, so the lazy way is to STEAL OTHER PEOPLE’S IDEAS! (This is also the concept behind a “Swipe File” for saving ideas).
You can see the results of this scrape, and see all the blog title below! You can also download the entire dataset here.
If you’re a freelancer, where do you see this going?
What’s the 5 year goal/plan?
If you’re an employee at a company, where do you see this going?
What’s the 5 year goal/plan?
If you’re something else, where do you see this going?
What’s … Continue Reading
Here’s a quick guide for how to get over writer’s block. These are methods I’ve personally used very successfully, and I hope you scroll through this, find a good method, and get over writer’s block too!
Is it good grammar?
Is it good spelling?
Is it good punctuation?
Actually I don’t think so.
In my personal opinion, good writing is less about the technicalities of the writing, and more about the factors listed below.
So let’s explore what makes a good writer!
The real key to success is making great products and putting a lot of hard work into them.
lol ….F*CK THAT!!!
We don’t like this “hard work” stuff.
So let’s take the easy way and scam people into giving us money!
Our goal here is to deeply exploit human psychology, and get the most vulnerable and needy people to fork … Continue Reading
I remember the day when I without a doubt realized I was stupider than other people.
It was almost the end of my 1st year of college in 2001, sitting in a computer science class not understanding what the professor was talking about. I failed out of the computer science program that year ☹️
This was the final data point … Continue Reading
Can a computer replace a writer?
FUCK YES. Of course they can!
At some point every task gets absorbed by a machine, then the human has a new opportunity to do other stuff.
In fact, what do you think you’re reading this on right now? Am I actually communicating this article to you?
You’re reading it on a machine … Continue Reading