Contents : Living Life

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How to create your own Twitter bot network
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How to create your own Twitter bot network

Twitter has become a battleground in a fake news war. Despite the social media network’s best efforts, it’s fairly easy to create your own fake news bot.

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You paid money to promote out-of-date content? Really?
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You paid money to promote out-of-date content? Really?

HMRC screwed up by promoting a tweet to guidance they’d withdrawn. Make sure your links work or face the wrath of the Twitterverse.

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Happy Ed Balls day!
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Happy Ed Balls day!

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Need a professional headshot? Top tips for getting something better than a selfie
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Need a professional headshot? Top tips for getting something better than a selfie

Having corporate photographs and headshots taken can be unnerving. What practical steps can you take to make sure your photo is clear, and professional?

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Gutenberg’s galleries is a mess. Here’s how I worked round it.
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Gutenberg’s galleries is a mess. Here’s how I worked round it.

WordPress Gutenberg seems to want custom blocks for everything. That’s great for now, but longer term it will break your content management system. Here’s how I beat the block problem to recreate my galleries without binding form to content.

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The toll cancer takes
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The toll cancer takes

There’s nothing wrong with feeling exhausted if your partner is undergoing cancer treatment. It’s affecting you too and you need to care for yourself.

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Twitter is suspending accounts and I can’t tell why
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Twitter is suspending accounts and I can’t tell why

Twitter is suspending bot accounts and extremists – and a Japanese lady using Tweetbot with 40 followers. What’s going on?

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They’ve reworked the office and now it’s shit
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They’ve reworked the office and now it’s shit

An office design has sapped the soul from a workplace and destroyed a team. Please be careful before you sucumb to funky office redesigns.

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Working from home? Try these 5 hacks for better productivity.
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Working from home? Try these 5 hacks for better productivity.

If you’re working from home you’ll need to stay focused. These practical tips will help you be productive and make the most from a relaxing environment.

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Dear recruiters : sometimes I’m a client
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Dear recruiters : sometimes I’m a client

Freelancers can have a complex relationship with recruitment agencies. Sadly their binary thinking rarely helps them, us or our clients.

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How I learned to ditch Facebook and love Social Media again
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How I learned to ditch Facebook and love Social Media again

Social media is a whirlwind of extremism, abuse and harmful to mental health. Used correctly, it can be a source of comfort and inspiration.

About Ross A Hall

I'm a freelance content manager and editorial designer. I work with small and growing businesses so they get the most out of their content.

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