does the use of passive voice say something about our personality? Do women write using more passive voice than men? I set out to check.
Warning: SEO can Cause Slurring
Internet marketing has been growing in scope and acclaim ever since people discovered that you could make money online. SEO stands for Search Engine Optimization and is a field of work focused on promoting websites higher up Google's results page. Some people have managed to make their fortune by excelling in SEO. However, while I... Continue Reading →
Sounds Good: How Units of Speech Command our Subconscious
I'm watching this lovely lecture by American Social Psychologist and author Jonathan Haidt, about "The Three Terrible Ideas Weakening Gen Z and Damaging Universities and Democracies". At the 27:35 minute mark he discusses the idea of 'Anti-Fragility', suggested by essayist Nassim Taleb, which states that exposure to potentially harmful things can actually build resilience and... Continue Reading →