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Military Quietly Prepares for a Last Resort: War With North Korea

WASHINGTON — Across the military, officers and troops are quietly preparing for a war they hope will not come.<p>At Fort Bragg in North Carolina last month, a mix of 48 Apache gunships and Chinook cargo helicopters took off in an exercise that practiced moving troops and equipment under live artillery …

War

Facebook Focuses Your Feed on Family and Friends

Facebook is changing the News Feed, focusing on posts from family and friends rather than those from pages and brands. The social network is also …

Mark Zuckerberg

Facebook Is Changing. What Does That Mean for Your News Feed?

Facebook has overhauled how it ranks the posts, videos and photos that appear in its users’ News Feeds, introducing major changes on Thursday designed to put what friends and family have to say first.<p>In short, you’ll see more posts from friends that have sparked lively debates in the comments. And …

Facebook

Facebook Feed Changes - What Businesses Need to Do Next

Mark Zuckerberg announced major changes to the Facebook news feed that will affect the reach of businesses, brands and media. The goal of the change …

Facebook

I deleted Facebook off my phone and you should too

I deleted Facebook's app off my phone more than a month ago.<p>And reader: I feel free.<p>My days of mindlessly scrolling through random updates from my …

Social Media

Mark Zuckerberg's New Facebook Change Is Bad News for Businesses

Here's why you may see more videos of your friend's cat and less content from businesses.<p>Facebook announced Thursday that it will start showing users more content from their friends and family instead of businesses or publishers.<p>Facebook's CEO Mark Zuckerberg wants people to stop idly scrolling …

Mark Zuckerberg

Divi Feature Update! Introducing Split Testing And Powerful Insights For The Visual Builder

The Advanced Divi Leads Split Testing System Is Now Available For The Visual Builder<p>Today we are excited to bring the most advanced WordPress split …

The Top 35 Blogs Christian Leaders Need To Read In 2018

onDecember 31, 2017in Church Leadership<p>I am often asked for my recommendations on top blogs Christian leaders should be reading. As a resource to …

How is Our idea of Masculinity Shaped?

• shares<p>Before we talk about something as complex as masculinity, I think we can all agree it is helpful to know exactly what it is we are talking …

How I Became an Early Riser

• shares<p>—<p>I’ve found that waking early has been one of the best things I’ve done as I’ve changed my life recently, and I thought I’d share my tips. I …

Leaders Are Absolutely Crazy If They’re Not Doing This

onJanuary 6, 2018in Books<p>What can you buy for $.53 cents? The following are some options for you:<p>30 minutes of downtown parking<br>• 1/2 of a Redbox …

Kevin Pritchard

Announcing the Ting Open! A $3500 open Rocket League tournament over 6 days in January and February. Qualifier 1 registration open now! Begins January 9th.

Details: http://www.axeltoss.gg<p>Hype video by Doomsee:<p>https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FNdpbyonxs0<p>Hey everyone! Super excited about this. I always have …

Rocket League

5 Quotes to Help You Maintain Entrepreneurial Persistence

Five successful entrepreneurs share the quotes that helped them persevere and work toward entrepreneurial success.<p>Fifty years ago in November, the title character in the film “Cool Hand Luke” was shot in the neck after mocking a prison warden by repeating a line that the Captain had uttered earlier …

Success

Rocket League Hits A Huge New Player Milestone

Rocket League, the popular soccer-with-cars game, just continues to grow. It has now passed 40 million players, developer Psyonix reported on Twitter. This is up from 33 million back in July and up from 38 million just two weeks ago.<p>Back in July, Psyonix reported that players had collectively …

Rocket League

PUBG, Rocket League, Divinity, GTA V and Witcher 3 among top-grossing Steam games of 2017

Steam has revealed which games made the most money on its platform in 2017, kind of.<p>In typical Valve fashion, this is presented in a slightly awkward …

How to Style Your Bloom Email Opt-Ins to Match Your Site’s Design

In case you’ve missed it, we’ve recently launched a new design initiative where we provide y’all free, professional Divi layout packs every week. …

Divi Plugin Highlight: Migrate Divi Theme Settings

One of the many advantages of Divi is the ability to import and export your theme settings. This means you can build a site in one location, such as …

This Is the Most Beautiful Word in the English Language | Reader's Digest - Reader's Digest

Simon Bratt/Shutterstock<p>We all have our favorite words. Some of us like humorous ones, while others prefer words that are confusing or long. (By the …

Language

Four Ways To Build Thought Leadership In A Noisy Marketplace

According to the IT Services Marketing Association (paywall), 89% of buyers view content, especially thought leadership, as critical or important during the early stage of the buying process.<p>For many marketing leaders, this is an affirmation of where we’ve been spending our marketing dollars. And …

Leadership

Introducing Over 70 Brand New Divi Video Tutorials For You And Your Clients

Improved Divi Documentation<br>For You And Your Clients<p>The Divi video documentation has been completely redone and greatly improved to make it easier for …

Cravings | The Perfect Filet Mignon

“The Only Time To Eat Diet Food Is While You’re Waiting For The Steak To Cook.” ~ Julia Child<p><i>Let’s Blog Over Filet Mignon!</i><p>It has been a very busy …

Steak

Facebook rolling out new ‘Snooze’ feature to temporarily block annoying friends & pages

Facebook has announced a new feature for News Feed that it says will give users more control over the content they see. In a blog post, the company detailed a new capability called Snooze. Essentially, this feature lets you temporarily unfollow a person, page, or group…<p>Snooze will allow you to …

Why Your Emails Aren’t Getting Opened and How to Fix It

What is a good open rate for emails delivered from a small- to medium-sized business? According to MailChimp, companies ranging from 1 to 50 …

I was a butler and estate manager for billionaires — here are 7 surprising insights I learned from the inside

• <b>David Youdovin is the founder and CEO of Hire Society, a staffing agency that helps wealthy families find and hire private household help.</b>• <b><br>Prior to starting his own company, Youdovin worked as a butler and estate manager for one of the world's richest billionaire families.</b>• <b><br>The experience taught him</b> …

Sleep Style Linked To Double Depression Risk - PsyBlog

The effect runs in the family.<p>People who start dreaming sooner after falling asleep are at greater risk of depression, research finds.<p>The effect runs …

WordPress Stats: Your Ultimate List of WordPress Statistics (Data, Studies, Facts - Even the Little-Known)

WordPress Stats: Your Ultimate List of WordPress Statistics (Data, Studies, Facts – Even the Little-Known)<p>Updated on<p>• in Beginner tips • by - 10 …

How to Make the Fullwidth Post Title Taller on Divi Theme | Divi Theme Help & Tutorials

Today I’m going to give you a really quick Divi tip. If you are using the fullwidth post title module on your Divi website (e.g. for your blog posts, …

Free Divi layouts from Divi Den and Divi Soup | Xmas 2017

Divi Den’s 12 days of free layouts<p>12 days of Divi Den layout freebies is starting on <b>Thursday the 14th</b>, and will include section layouts each day that …