Rinee Merritt

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How to Optimize WordPress for Speed and Mobile Responsiveness

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The Privacy Enthusiast's Guide to Using an iPhone

Your privacy is important, and now more than ever, it seems like everyone is trying to put eyes on your personal data. That might include …

The Single-celled Organism That Almost Wiped Out Life on Earth

Two-and-a-half billion years ago, the earth was a very different place, but it already had life. Not anything you’d recognize, or could even <i>see</i>, but …

Metagenomics, Microbiomes, and Models...Oh My!

Mind-altering microbes: how the microbiome affects brain and behavior: Elaine Hsiao at TEDxCaltech

The Invisible Universe Of The Human Microbiome

Here's what your food would look like if it weren't genetically modified over millennia

Genetically modified foods, or GMOs, inspire strong reactions nowadays, but humans have been tweaking the genetics of our favorite produce for millennia.<p>While GMOs may involve splicing genes from other organisms (such as bacteria) to give plants desired traits — like resistance to pests, selective …

Inadvertent Algorithmic Cruelty

I didn’t go looking for grief this afternoon, but it found me anyway, and I have designers and programmers to thank for it. In this case, the …

3 Simple (but Powerful) Website Design Tips For Any Business Owner

This is a guest post by Brian Casel. He is web designer and author of Design for Conversions, a book to help startups design a better marketing site. …

Why Don’t I Rank? How Does Google Search Work?

This is one of the most common questions in all of web marketing. It’s up there with “How do I get more Twitter followers?” and “How do I get …

Dramatically Improve your Facebook Page

There is an art and a science to maintaining an engaging and exciting Facebook page. I’m going to share some tips to dramatically improve your …

Stop Networking and Start Helping

Here's the deal. Networking sucks and you're probably bad at it. I say that because I believe it too: I hate networking, and I'm bad at it. So I …

18 Ways to Improve Your Facebook News Feed Performance

Are you frustrated with Facebook’s frequent changes to the news feed algorithm?<p>Do you feel like you’re being forced to buy ads to reach your audience?<p>…