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Why Everybody’s Going Freelance

Whether they’re getting forced out of their jobs or freeing themselves from their organizations, 17 million Americans are going solo. Here’s what that means for the future of work.<p>More Americans are declaring their independence: as in the 17 million that self-indentified as indepenendent workers–as …

Wall Street

How Can I Write a Successful Blog and Get More People to Read It?

Dear Lifehacker,<br>As a side project/experiment, I’ve started my own blog. The problem is, now that I have one, how can get people to actually visit it? …

When It's Better to Run or Bike

Bicycling and running are two of the most commonly prescribed types of aerobic exercises, but choosing between the two isn't easy. The New York Times …

We Need to Work Smarter, Not Harder

We're all just so "busy" these days. "Slammed" in fact. "Buried." Desperately "trying to keep our heads above water." While these common responses to …

Time Management

How to Set Up a Facebook Page for Business

Shares 6K<p>Have you decided that it’s time to create a Facebook Page for your business?<p>Wondering exactly how to get your Page started the right …

How to: Organize your iPhone apps with less logic, more usability

It’s the very definition of a “first world problem”: you have way more iPhone apps than you ever expected to use, and finding the one you want is becoming more and more of a chore. So much so that you’ve resorted to using the search screen to find them by name – which is clunky and doesn’t help …

How To Stop Your Mind From Working Too Hard

<i>This is a guest post by Ben Thomas, a journalist who writes about the brain. He blogs at The Connectome. You can find him on Twitter.</i><p>We humans are the only creatures that actively study our own minds, fine-tuning our thought processes for greater efficiency and accuracy. We strain for the slightest …

10 Surprising New Twitter Stats to Help You Reach More Followers

Since <b>social media is changing so often</b>. It can be really hard to keep up with stats and trends that affect how you use it. I quite often forget the …

Best mobile games of August 2013

Asphalt 8: Airborne<p>Blackbar<p>The Impossible Line<p>Little Galaxy<p>Cloud Spin<p>Maniac Manors<p>Junk Jack X<p>868-Hack<p>Re-Mission 2: Nanobot's Revenge<p>Middle Manager of …

How to Make Your Blog Mobile-Friendly

Shares 3K<p>Do you want more mobile subscribers and readers?<p>Is your blog suitable for a mobile device?<p>In 2012, mobile users spent 63% more time on their …

Web Design

A Scientific Guide to Posting Tweets, Facebook Posts, Emails, and Blog Posts at the Best Time

<b>Update:</b> We looked at 4.8 million tweets sent through Buffer to find the best time to tweet for clicks, retweets, favorites, and more. <b>See the results</b> …

Time I

Take a Lot of Screenshots? This Desktop-Cleaning Trick Will Change Your Life

Anyone working in a collaborative, digital field knows that screenshots can be an essential part of daily life. Although it's much easier managing …

26 Ways to Create Engaging Content

Shares 8K<p>Are you looking to create content that engages?<p>Does your content connect with people and encourage them to engage?<p>In this article I’ll show …

17 Ways Marketers Can Leverage Facebook Graph Search

Shares 5K<p>Are you using Facebook Graph Search as a marketing power tool?<p>If you knew more about your Facebook fans, how would that improve your …

Marketing

7 Ways to Improve Your Social Media Engagement

Shares 9K<p>Is your company’s social media as stale as last month’s bread?<p>Would you like to get more people-to-people interaction and begin a real …

Should I Use This App Even Though It's "Dead?"

Dear Lifehacker,<br>Why do you guys still recommend Sparrow all the time if the app is dead? Is it worth my money, or should I find something else? Does …

Top 10 Ways to Make This School Year Your Most Productive Yet

The summer is drawing to a close and school is here once again. Instead of dreading your return, start preparing now for your most productive …

Note-Taking

By: Soclial Media Management Tools | TalkORM

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Online

How to Earn from social media,Facebook,Twitter and Google+

Do you Want to Make money from Your social media accounts,Facebook, Twitter and Google+ profiles by sharing links.

Privy Chat Hides "Seen" Messages in Facebook Chat

When you chat with someone on Facebook, they can see when you've read one of their messages—even if you don't reply. Privy Chat solves this annoyance …

A Simple Guide to Better Focus and Concentration: Lessons From a Lion Tamer

Over a century ago, a lion tamer named Clyde Beatty learned a lesson that is so important that it impacts nearly every area your life today.<p>What was …

How Much Sleep Do We Really Need to Work Productively?

Every one of us, on average, <b>will be sleeping 24 years in our lifetime</b>. That’s a pretty long time if you ask me and makes it even more important to …

Sleep

Top 10 Infographics and Cheat Sheets That Make Life Easier

You only have so much room in your brain, and nothing's worse than forgetting that one genius tip right when you need it. Stop trying to remember …

Infographics

How to Create Credibility and Trust on Twitter

At first glance Twitter is like an adult’s version of teenage texting. The 140 characters offer the promise of much more behind its brevity and …

4 Lessons From One of the World's Smartest Entrepreneurs | Inc.com

What is smartness? There are different kinds for different human endeavors. A smart football quarterback has little in common with a smart genetics researcher.<p>And you hardly ever come across an individual who is both a smart professor and a super-accomplished entrepreneur. Given my, perhaps …

Computer Science

13 CEOs and Founders Reveal Their Top Productivity Hacks

Struggling with distractions in the workplace? Here is how 13 tech entrepreneurs get the most out of their workday.

Productivity

21 Useful iPhone Apps We're Obsessed With Right Now

Many of these app makers are raising a ton of money to enhance, remix, or try to take down kings like photo-favorite Instagram, travel comparison service Kayak, and even Apple's own camera app.<p>Take for example LandCam, a brand-new camera that will have you itching to ditch Apple's stock camera. …

Apps

Portrait Photography Tips and Techniques

Baby Photography Tips<p>Babies are unpredictable so therefore tears and tantrums are to be expected. Don’t be afraid to keep the camera shooting rather …