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4 Things You're Insecure About That Guys Don't Even Notice

One man explains why his ignorance should be your bliss.<p>You know the look: wide eyes, clenched jaw, labored breathing. He has no idea what to say. All this because you’ve complained about a physical flaw, and he has absolutely no clue what you're talking about. Does he admit ignorance, or would …

Jazz for Beginners: How to Listen to Jazz | The Art of Manliness

Jazz.<p>It’s the music that many men say they like, but don’t actually know anything about.<p>Which is a shame for a whole host of reasons.<p>For starters, …

10 Inspirational Quotes for 2014

Today's Top Stories<p>1<p>This Is When You Should Eat Breakfast Every Day<p>2<p>8 Ways to Increase Your Odds of Getting Pregnant<p>3<p>The 7 Best High-Impact Sports Bras<p>4<p>Uh, What Exactly Is Keto Breath?<p>5<p>9 Ways Honey Can Up Your Beauty Game<p>Live by these mantras, and you’ll have one amazing year<p>Next9 Ways to Be More …

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Sexy is a State of Mind

How to rock more confidence from the inside out<p>Here is some breaking news that could halt your self-trash-talking. Research shows that harping on your imperfections is a surprisingly unhealthy habit, one that can actually alter your physical appearance. In fact, a new study found that normal-weight …

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Time Management Tips | How to Live on 24 Hours Per Day | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: As you look back on the year that has just past, do you feel as though you spent another 12 months merely existing instead of truly</i> …

Just got a Nexus 7? Here are 5 steps to improve your new Android tablet

The 2013 Nexus 7 clocks in at just $229 making it one of the most affordable small tablets out there. Unlike the similarly priced Kindle Fire …

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Think You Know How To Drink Water?

Dehydration, 8 glasses a day and more - WH busts the myths and discovers the facts about our favorite drinkable staple<p>Take a look around. Right this very second there's a water bottle within a 10-foot radius of where you're sitting. How did it get there? A drop of physiological need mixed with an …

Muscle-Sculpting Yoga

Build long, lean muscles with this yoga routine<p>Yoga Strong<p>"How did you get those arms? Do you lift weights?" Yogis hear these questions all the time and smile knowingly as they respond, "Nope. Just yoga." Yoga requires nothing but ourselves—no weights, no machines, just the ability to lift and hold …

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Talented French Photogs Create Miniature Worlds Using Figurines and Food

Sorry, Mom, but playing with your food rocks. Especially if you do it with the imagination and exacting detail that French photographers Akiko Ida …

How to Bring Your Girlfriend Home: Tips for a Smooth Introduction | The Art of Manliness

You’ve already met her parents. Now it’s time for her to meet yours.<p>When you met her folks for the first time, your biggest concern was making a good …

The Best Android Launchers You Can Download Today

We love Android devices as much as the next person, but sometimes the vanilla Android experience leaves us wanting a little more. Thankfully, it’s possible to change the whole look and feel of your Android device with only the minimum of effort – and no need to root.<p>Android launchers, or home …

How to Be More Charismatic | The Art of Manliness

Are you a senior in high school running for Student Council President?<p>Are you an entrepreneur looking to make a successful pitch and attract …

Want to Start a Business? Consider These 5 Invaluable Lessons Before Diving In | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from Justin Spring.</i><p>On Friday nights, most testosterone-driven high school guys head out to the football field to …

How to calculate your cost of doing business

A solid grasp and understanding of your Cost of Doing Business (CODB) is a crucial business step in setting your creative and photographic fees.

Guy Kawasaki: 10 Tips for a Huge Social Media Following

The best time to start promoting your product on social media? Yesterday. Author Guy Kawasaki breaks down how to succeed on social media.<p>"Never trust a social media expert who has fewer followers than you!" declared Guy Kawasaki in a recent HubSpot webinar. By that standard, you should value his …

A Street Photographer’s Unwavering Determination

Street photographer Flo Fox was born blind in one eye. As she approached the age of thirty, the vision in her other eye became fuzzy. And later she …

New Atlas

David Nield August 1, 2018<p>With Google now turning to Chrome OS tablets, and Amazon hoovering up the budget end of the market, top-end Android tablets …

In this tutorial our writer takes 7 classic poses for photographing women and shows 3 variations for each - giving you a total of 21 poses to try. See them all at: http://digital-photography-school.com/women-posing-guide-in-action-7-sample-poses-21-different-photos

How to Make Small Talk | The Art of Manliness

Are you already kind of dreading meeting your freshman dorm roommate for the first time, wondering what you’re going to say?<p>When you spot an …

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How to Photograph Food For Professional-Standard Shots

A great food photograph can do a lot of things – it can make a viewer hungry, it can convince a diner to order a dish and it can sell a hell of a lot …

This is What Photographers Can Do About Unwanted Digital Image Noise

Have you ever returned from a photo shoot only to be disappointed in the results because your images lack spark? Perhaps, they had low contrast, and …

How To Capture Personality in Your Senior Portrait Photos

Photo by Jennifer Basford<p>Jennifer Basford runs 3 Girls Photography based in Oklahoma, which specializes in high school senior portraiture. From …

7 Useful Post Ideas for Your Own Photography Blog

Once most photographers become serious about their craft — whether they are amateur, professional, or something in between — they usually start …

5 Important Tone Mapping Tips That Will Improve Your HDR

Tone mapping is at the heart of what most people consider to be HDR photography. Although we have a wonderful array of tone mapping software at our …

10 Photography Life Hacks to Save Time and Money

If you’re not careful, photography can become a very expensive hobby. There’s always something new to buy. However, many camera accessories on the …

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Morning and Evening Routines: How to Start and End a Successful Day | The Art of Manliness

You’re a college student.<p>It’s midnight. You’re brushing your teeth and reviewing how the day went. And you’re disappointed.<p>You had planned to work …

How to Become an Early Riser and the Benefits of Early Rising | The Art of Manliness

<i>Early to bed and early to rise makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise. – Benjamin Franklin</i><p>As a boy, waking up early was something I associated with …

How to Say No | The Art of Manliness

We’ve talked a lot about the Nice Guy Syndrome here on AoM. You know the guy. Big time people pleaser, always puts others before himself, lets people …