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Here's a cheat code for writing with conviction

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Here's a cheat code for writing with conviction
By Greg Bussmann • Issue #49 • View online
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Here’s a cheat code for writing with conviction.
Replace the wishy-washy words in your copy.
• Don’t say “a,” say "the.”
• Don’t say “help,” say “how.”
• Don’t say “alternative,” say "replaces.”
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Here's a cheat code for writing with conviction.
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