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Should it be doughnut or donut when you’re writing about those round treats with the famous hole in the center?

Grammar
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Sticky content can be a big help on your blog to keep readers coming back and ease deadline pressure most bloggers feel as they battle to stay on schedule.

Blogging
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It’s that time of year when pumpkin spice is all the rage and being loaded into everything…but when you buy canned pumpkin, you might get something else.

Life
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Veterinarians are warning would-be dog owners that it may be time to avoid certain dog breeds because of a common health issue.

Life
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A recent editorial in the Washington Post suggested the church can save us from too much tech, especially our smartphones.

Faith
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Everyone’s frustrated with merging traffic and the way motorists handle the loss of a lane…but the frustration is for different reasons.

Life
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Angelina Jolie has filed for divorce from Brad Pitt, media sources reported Tuesday, shocking fans of the power couple known as Brangelina.

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Many people wouldn’t think twice about whether to use envy or jealousy in a sentence because they assume the words mean exactly the same thing.

Grammar
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Take some time off: that’s one of the suggestions one writer offers for ending a slump: but can a blogging break really help? I’m …

Blogging
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If it’s been a few weeks since you visited npr.org, you’ll find on your next visit the outlet decided to disable comments on its website.