About Russ King

A writer in many guises for over 17 years, I've written so many personality tests and quizzes that I often sort people into different personality types the moment I meet them. Started out as a scientist with a psychology PhD and my favourite hobby is still people watching (or being nosy). Especially if this is done in a pub drinking good beer.

The Ultimate Guide to Republishing Content by Sujan Patel

2017-10-19T17:18:02+00:00

Following in our series of featured articles that live up to their headlines we’re pleased to feature this gem by Sujan Patel – author of 100 Days of Growth, an actionable Growth Hacking eBook.

It’s an almost perfect article demonstrating lots of ways to get more out of your most successful articles. Not to mention tips […]

The Ultimate Guide to Republishing Content by Sujan Patel 2017-10-19T17:18:02+00:00

7 Simple Techniques to Cut Your Workday in Half by Lolly Daskal

2017-10-19T17:23:09+00:00

In the first of a new series of commenticles we feature content by experts that actually live up to the ‘click on me!’ headlines. We’ve all clicked on a list claiming to provide lots of useful tips only to find that most of them are blatantly obvious.

This article by Lolly Daskal published on Inc.com is […]

7 Simple Techniques to Cut Your Workday in Half by Lolly Daskal 2017-10-19T17:23:09+00:00

Why you should work on the toilet. Unusual ways to stop your work-life balance going down the pan.

2017-10-19T17:23:44+00:00

I’m writing this at 6am having woken up early thinking of all the things I need to do. The kids are still off school for the summer. It’s another grey, wet day and my work to-do list grows ever longer.

Working for a start up has its own particular challenges. You end up having more hats […]

Why you should work on the toilet. Unusual ways to stop your work-life balance going down the pan. 2017-10-19T17:23:44+00:00

1/3 of Milennials use Facebook Messenger or WhatsApp – Get them sharing your message today!

2017-10-19T17:23:55+00:00

Last century people sent funny messages or jokes to their friends by letter. Then came email and you could send the same content to a group of friends at the same time.

Now you can share something not only with your friends, but their friends too and all the strange people that follow you on Facebook […]

1/3 of Milennials use Facebook Messenger or WhatsApp – Get them sharing your message today! 2017-10-19T17:23:55+00:00

Got a popular article? Give it a BOOST in 45 seconds (for free)

2017-10-19T17:24:03+00:00

We all have articles that far outperform the others. You may have got the title just right or maybe the content just grabs attention.

You can’t keep sharing that article forever. But you can give it a fresh new look by popping it into a ‘commenticle’ on Riddle in 45 seconds. Just paste in the URL […]

Got a popular article? Give it a BOOST in 45 seconds (for free) 2017-10-19T17:24:03+00:00

Does your dog’s bed stink? Using a personality test to launch a new product.

2017-10-20T09:58:21+00:00

All dogs have smelly beds!

The only way to get rid of that lingering doggy smell is to wash their bed.

But it’s not that simple!

Dog beds might fit in the washing machine but they come out lumpy and take AGES to dry. They also tend to keep that damp dog residual smell no matter how long […]

Does your dog’s bed stink? Using a personality test to launch a new product. 2017-10-20T09:58:21+00:00

The goal of the perfect poll – Are you getting free feedback from your visitors?

2017-10-20T09:58:40+00:00

Polls are fun to take, good to share and provide excellent feedback from your visitors. Let’s face it, we all like to have an opinion on the things we care about!

A poll can be fun like ‘Which film star would you like to marry?’ or you can link it to your core topic. The latter […]

The goal of the perfect poll – Are you getting free feedback from your visitors? 2017-10-20T09:58:40+00:00

Keep Your Readers Sweet – Give Them Ice Cream!

2017-10-20T10:00:22+00:00

When I was a student I worked behind the bar in a busy restaurant. Life was manic but fun. I worked with the waitresses who were funny, pretty and kind – as long as I provided the drinks on time!

It was another story in the kitchen. A male-dominated environment where Gordon Ramsay’s trademark rants would […]

Keep Your Readers Sweet – Give Them Ice Cream! 2017-10-20T10:00:22+00:00

5 Reasons Why a List Will Double Your Traffic Today!

2017-10-20T10:00:56+00:00

Lists are one of the easiest form of interactive content to create. Here’s one that summarises why a list will bring you more traffic to your site.

5 Reasons Why A List Will Double Your Traffic Today

Often overlooked for the more glamorous quiz or personality test – a list is quick to […]

5 Reasons Why a List Will Double Your Traffic Today! 2017-10-20T10:00:56+00:00

The Beginner’s Guide to Writing Successful Online Lists

2016-11-21T11:21:28+00:00

Our top ten lists are one of our most popular features – yet they’re just a list with photos! So what makes them so entertaining?

It’s all about the simple interaction of image and words. An image can give more detail to a concept or it can contradict the words and make it funny. The list […]

The Beginner’s Guide to Writing Successful Online Lists 2016-11-21T11:21:28+00:00