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The 20 best books of the year, according to Amazon

From memoirs to novels to young adult fiction, 2017 was full of riveting books that readers just couldn't put down. First-time authors and New York Times bestsellers alike published stories that made us laugh, think, and maybe even reach for a wad of tissues.<p>Amazon's editors picked their 100 …

15 Ways to Make Quick Cash on the Side

If you need money quickly, here are some solid ideas.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Need to make some fast money on the side, whether it's to pay off a credit card or to make your rent?<p>Keep in mind, making quick side cash isn’t about making <i>a lot</i> of money or getting …

How Blockchain Will Accelerate Business Performance and Power the Smart Economy

Political economist Francis Fukuyama predicted a future when social capital would be as important as physical capital, and that only those societies with a high degree of social trust would be able to create large-scale organizations capable of competing in the new economy.Two decades later, an …

Blockchain

Google denies report of revenue sharing with news publishers

Search giant calls Financial Times report of revenue sharing deal "totally wrong."<p>It appeared Sunday that Google may have a lifeline for struggling news publishers, but that might not be the case after all.<p>The Financial Times reported Sunday that the web giant is planning to share a chunk of its …

Personal Data

Essential Phone gets a $200 price drop, existing customers get credit

Essential has an offer that’s honestly very hard to refuse: The price of the Essential Phone (PH-1, going by technical model number), is now $200 cheaper, so $499 off-contract and unlocked. That’s an amazing price for their debut smartphone, which remains my favorite in terms of straight up …

Fraud Alert Regarding The Atlantic

Dear Reader,<p>As a large consumer magazine, we occasionally get reports of unauthorized third-parties posing as subscription resellers. We prize the relationship with our customers above all else, and regret that you have been targeted and inconvenienced by the scammers.<p>If you think you have been …

20 essential Mac keyboard shortcuts to save you a click

Power to your fingertips.<p>The right keyboard shortcuts can save you a huge amount of time. Whether you're browsing the web or editing a document, these commands will cut the precious moments you spend reaching for the mouse and sifting through menus. Over hours, days, and weeks, that saved time …

Operating Systems

How To Build a Garage Workspace - DIY Garage Reno

A contractor tells all.<p>Bill Flynn, owner of NJ Custom Garages, remodeled this two-car garage in eight days for a homeowner who does some shop work. He explains the thoughtful decisions that went into the build and shares his pointers on how to achieve it yourself.<p>First, declutter.<p>Generally, half of …

Keyword Rankings Are Meaningless: Learn How to Grade Your SEO

Measure organic success with relevant metrics.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Like many business owners and managers, you probably test the effectiveness of your SEO campaign by Googling the keywords you think are most important to see if you show up on the first page. …

The Beginner's Guide to Reddit

GIF<p>In 2005, two recent college graduates launched a website with a simple idea: they would let the online community decide what was newsworthy and …

How to Pitch: 18 Steps to Create and Deliver a Winning Pitch for Investors and Early Customers | Inc.com

You want to start a business. You have an idea. You have a business plan. But you need investors. You need customers. You need to pitch: your idea, your business -- or even yourself.<p>So how can you make sure you're ready to pitch?<p>The following is from Ryan Robinson, a content marketing consultant to …

Public Speaking

The 10 Most Addicting Books, According to the Internet

When I asked the MR community to help me compile a list of genuinely addicting books, I had no idea the request would be met with such gusto. As of …

Action urged to ban enforced wearing of high heels

More needs to be done to stop women being forced to wear high heels at work, researchers say.<p>Academics at the University of Aberdeen identified …

The First International Robot Olympics: Pictures

Bridges

6 tips from a podcast addict

Want to take your listening to the next level? Find the best new shows? Manage your podcast library like a pro? Check out these tips and more.<p>"S-Town," am I right? And "Missing Richard Simmons"? "Science Vs"? "The Truth"? And, oh, man, don't forget the impossibly awesome "Battlestar Recaptica"! (I …

Apps

8 Secret Fashion Hacks Insiders Rarely Share

We all have secrets: the lowbrow Netflix shows we binge or the fact that we (too often) eat the whole carton of Cherry Garcia in a single sitting. …

The Secret That Brings These Pancakes to Life

A sourdough starter is not a metaphor, I tell myself when one dies on my watch. It’s a bit of fermented flour, a microbial jumble of bacteria and yeast, used by cooks to raise doughs and give baked things a delicious, complicated tang. It is not a plant, or a low-maintenance pet in a romantic …

Pancakes

Why This Statue of a Young Girl Is Taking Over Wall Street

On International Women’s Day, a bronze statue of a young girl was erected in one of the most historically testosterone-driven spaces in New York City: Wall Street. The piece, by artist Kristen Visbal, was installed by State Street Global Advisors (the investment management division of State Street …

How to Automate Twitter To Get Attention and Grow Your Followers

The social web has amplified many truths about humanity.<p>Some of us will do anything to get noticed and build a brand. This even includes some new …

Throwback Thursday: Watch Lead Belly Serenade His Wife with ‘Goodbye Irene’ in 1935

Anna PulleyFebruary 1, 2017<p>Huddie “Lead Belly” Ledbetter (1888-1949) is one of America’s most influential blues and folk musicians. With his booming …

Welcome to Paste's New Home for Coverage of All Things Podcast: The Pod People

We’re new! We love podcasts—from the wonkish to the witty, from the quirky to the cool. We’re here with a mission: to give you a weekly rundown of …

7 Reasons to Add a Podcast to Your Content-Marketing Strategy

Speaking directly to your target market will expand your leads and position you alongside experts in your industry.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>No matter what business you’re in, chances are you have some competition. Maybe your product or service is superior to …

15 Tips For An On-Point Podcast Guest Appearance

The art of interviewing is a popular topic, but what about the art of being interviewed? While the role may feel more passive, it’s actually just as active as the interviewer’s .<p>I wrote earlier this month about the benefits of podcast “guesting”—but if you’ve never been a podcast guest before, or …

Public Speaking

The Biggest Lie in Podcasting | Podcast Hero ™ | Podcasting and New Media Blog | How to make a podcast? | Social Media for Podcasters | OneNote for Content Creators

The biggest lie in podcasting is that it is easy.<p>Anybody can podcast.<p>All it technically takes is the ability to speak into a microphone and upload a …

Music Production

Trump signs 'no privacy for non-Americans' order – what does that mean for rest of us?

<b>Analysis</b> Europe's Privacy Shield shaken by US prezUS President Donald Trump may have undermined a critical data sharing agreement between the United …

Privacy

After Spending Millions, Here are the Top 7 Lessons from a Facebook Ad Agency | Inc.com

The web is overflowing with how-to guides on running a Facebook ad campaign.<p>If you're running an ad campaign yourself, it might be useful for you to get a sneak peak from inside an ad agency. AdvertiseMint shares their top 7 lessons.<p>1. Re-marketing or re-targeting ads should be a top priority<p>Most …

Marketing

65 Free Web Resources for Starting Your Own Business | Inc.com

Where starting a business is concerned, there never seem to be sufficient resources available, and that includes one of the most precious resources of all: information.<p>Here's a handy guide that was originally created by Ubuntu Company Services, a South African company registration and compliance …

Small Business

Three Ways Snapchat Is Changing the Marketing Landscape

Just when brands get the hang of a new digital platform, they are introduced to another—or at least a whole new function of an existing one.<p>Snapchat …

Marketing

Photography Guide: How to Master your DSLR Camera - Dam

You spend a lot of money buying a DSLR camera. <i>Wouldn’t it be great to learn how to use it so that you can leave auto-mode behind for good?</i><p>Yes, I …

Cameras

The Seers Catalogue is a fascinating, eerie work of online interactive fiction

'Are you an accomplice?'<p>Novelist Sean Michaels’ latest work is a story about a strange magazine and a heist, but it isn't a book at all. Instead, <i>The Seers Catalogue</i> is an online piece of interactive fiction made in conjunction with the Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity. Part …