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10 Ways Resourceful People Build Resilience, Turn Failure into Success

by David K. William | The Web Writer Spotlight: Oct 30, 2017

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Steve Maraboli is quoted as saying “Life doesn’t get easier or more forgiving, we get stronger and more resilient.” But how can you become more resilient? You can learn from the most resourceful people.

16 Word Substitutions to Improve Boring Writing

by George Mathews | The Web Writer Spotlight: Oct 27, 2017

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A good way to improve your writing and grammar expression is to choose words carefully. Check out a handy resource for substituting some of the most boring words in texts of all sorts to strengthen your writing.

Facebook News Feed Essentials You Should Know to Insulate Yourself from Impending Algorithm Change

by Alexis Davis | The Web Writer Spotlight: Oct 25, 2017

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Facebook is testing a change to its News Feed where it is moving non-promoted posts to a secondary “Explore” feed. You need to prepare for it.

7 Digital Marketing Trends that’ll Skyrocket Your Business

by David K. William | The Web Writer Spotlight: Oct 23, 2017

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In order to grow your business in the digital age, you need to keep up with the latest marketing trends, especially these seven trends.

People Who Let Go of Being Liked Have Better Careers. Want to Know Why?

by David K. William | The Web Writer Spotlight: Oct 19, 2017

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It can be tough to let go of the desire to please everyone, but people who let go of being liked by everyone ultimately have better careers than those who don’t let go. And there are good reasons why.

Amazon Allows Teens to Independently Shop, Stream Content on Its Site

by George Mathews | The Web Writer Spotlight: Oct 17, 2017

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Teenagers can now create their own Amazon accounts and independently shop on the site as long as they want—with caveats, of course.

New York Times Tough, New Social Media Guidelines Warn Writers against Expressing ‘Partisan Opinions’

by Alexis Davis | The Web Writer Spotlight: Oct 14, 2017

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The Times’ is warning its journalists to take extra care to avoid expressing “partisan opinions,” prompting questions on the role of writers in speaking their truth on social media.

How to Develop a Digital Marketing Strategy that Grows Your Business Fast

by Alycia Gordan | The Web Writer Spotlight: Oct 11, 2017

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Digital marketing is ever-evolving, but some things remain essential for an effective strategy that grows your business.

YouTube Rumps Up Efforts to Take on Netflix and Hulu

by Alexis Davis | The Web Writer Spotlight: Oct 9, 2017

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YouTube is ramping up efforts to gain streaming rights of movies and television shows as it strives to compete with Netflix and Hulu.

15 Timeless Steve Jobs Quotes on Success, 6 Years after His Death

by George Mathews | The Web Writer Spotlight: Oct 6, 2017

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Despite passing away in 2011, Steve Jobs continues to influence our lives today. Here are incredible quotes from the Apple Inc. founder and former CEO on how to succeed in life and business.

Google Lays Out Plan to Boost Publishers’ Subscriptions Revenues

by Alexis Davis | The Web Writer Spotlight: Oct 4, 2017

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Google has laid out a new focus to help publishers drive subscription revenue. The company said it plans to ramp investment in this area.

Harvard’s Steven Pinker on How to Be a Great Writer

by George Mathews | The Web Writer Spotlight: Oct 2, 2017

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You wouldn't ordinarily take writing advice from a neuroscientist—but this Harvard psycholinguist and neuroscientist has helpful writing tips for you.

How Some Websites Secretly Hijack Your PC to Generate Revenue Online

by David K. William | The Web Writer Spotlight: Sep 29, 2017

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As website properties continue to struggle to survive on revenue from online ads and paid subscriptions, some are turning to hidden code that hijacks unsuspecting users’ PCs to mint virtual cash.

Twitter Is Increasing Its Charater Limit for Tweets to 280 Characters

by Alexis Davis | The Web Writer Spotlight: Sep 27, 2017

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The micro-blogging site is expanding beyond its 140-character limit for the first time in select languages, including English.

Ev Williams Is Sourcing Writers to Produce Original Content for Medium 3.0

by Alexis Davis | The Web Writer Spotlight: Sep 24, 2017

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Evan Williams wants to pivot writers and editors to grow Medium 3.0, his latest iteration of Medium.com’s “partners” program.

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