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.

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

2018-04-17T16:34:21+00:00

In the first of a new series of articles we feature content by experts that actually live up to the 'click on me!' headlines. This article by Lolly Daskal published on Inc.com is a perfect example to start us off. It's all good advice and has at least two suggestions that most people aren't [...]

7 Simple Techniques to Cut Your Workday in Half by Lolly Daskal2018-04-17T16:34:21+00:00

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

2018-04-17T16:09:11+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. My work-life balance is in question. Working for a start up has many challenges. [...]

Why you should work on the toilet. Unusual ways to stop your work-life balance going down the pan.2018-04-17T16:09:11+00:00

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

2018-04-17T15:40:36+00:00

Last century people shared interesting newspaper clippings with friends by putting them in a letter. Or they made them laugh by sending funny postcards. Now you can use our online quiz maker to create all sorts of entertaining content - but how can people share it? It's not going to work on a handwritten [...]

1/3 of Milennials use Facebook Messenger or WhatsApp – Get them sharing your message today!2018-04-17T15:40:36+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 [...]

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

Keep Your Readers Sweet – Give Them Ice Cream!

2018-03-29T10:49:45+00:00

Here's a short story about using our quiz maker to give your customers something to smile about (and buy your product). 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 [...]

Keep Your Readers Sweet – Give Them Ice Cream!2018-03-29T10:49:45+00:00

Solving the Twitter Riddle – Part 2: How to sell on Twitter

2018-03-27T15:34:48+00:00

So you want to sell on Twitter. You're building a good following on Twitter. You're creating funny, useful and entertaining tweets. People are responding to these tweets and even retweeting them. Happy days! Until you check the click through rate on your tweets. Guess what? Some people will retweet or favorite your tweet without [...]

Solving the Twitter Riddle – Part 2: How to sell on Twitter2018-03-27T15:34:48+00:00

Solving the Twitter Riddle Part 1: Business networking on Twitter

2018-03-14T15:50:12+00:00

An elevator pitch is an essential networking and sales tool. It tells someone exactly what you do and how you can help them (or someone they know). Here's how you can use it for networking on Twitter. Let's start off with an example of an elevator pitch - in this case for Riddle: [...]

Solving the Twitter Riddle Part 1: Business networking on Twitter2018-03-14T15:50:12+00:00

Create your perfect online personality quiz

2018-06-19T17:26:30+00:00

Making an online personality quiz seems so easy when you take one. It's writing your own using a quiz maker like Riddle that can seem more difficult! But fear not - there's a science to creating a personality test that makes them much easier to write - and more accurate to boot. Step1 : Create the [...]

Create your perfect online personality quiz2018-06-19T17:26:30+00:00

Why do a book blog tour the hard way?

2018-03-25T14:35:07+00:00

Any author knows that selling books is harder than herding cats and it usually costs money that destroys profit margins. Book blog tours are a great online way of telling new people about your book and it gives the blog owner new content. However, writing new content or doing interviews for each blog is time [...]

Why do a book blog tour the hard way?2018-03-25T14:35:07+00:00

How to create a popular online quiz with Riddle

2018-06-19T16:50:21+00:00

Writing a popular online quiz is as much as art as science. They're taking over the internet - for one simple reason. Quizzes feed into our need to see how we compare with other people - especially about a subject that interests us. But creating a popular online quiz is more than just coming [...]

How to create a popular online quiz with Riddle2018-06-19T16:50:21+00:00