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Great news for those with literacy skills
A major international study by the OECD finds that just a quarter of UK graduates display high-level literacy skills – significantly behind countries such as Japan and Finland
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Great article from +Max Vinall about writing for customers, not clients, up on the +Jellyfish UK blog
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really sad to see that LBI have removed 'To us, the unicorn symbolizes the never-ending quest for digital mastery’ from their about page http://www.digitaslbi.com/about/
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Nice piece from +Daryl Cygler about the changing SERP landscape. By the time you read this, it probably will have changed!
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Labour's "cost of living crisis" argument posits that the nascent economic recovery is providing scant benefit for the average household, but could the current cost of living crisis be the symptom of something much wider?
Looking beyond short-term political point scoring, could the current cost of living crisis be the symptom of something much wider?
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Interesting video about brainstorming via +SiteVisibility 
Creativity is something we value highly here at StiteVisibility and has resulted in not only some fantastic client work but also in the birth of events such as Brighton SEO and the Content Marketing Show. But as anyone who works in an agency knows, keeping this fresh approach going over time ...
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The difference between Japanese and Western search markets by +Richard Hartley 
It’s not often you get the opportunity to work in Tokyo, let alone in one of the region’s leading digital agencies. Luckily for me, our partnership with Fro
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Her "Foxy Knoxy" status is an irrelevance. No one has "failed" her. She has failed herself, and she fails the Kercher family each and every day she protests her innocence. There is only one female victim here - Meredith Kercher - and how dare Basile allow Knox's PR spin, and her own wilful ignorance, to conceal that.
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Google has to amend search results if they are outdated, inaccurate or impinge on our "right to be forgotten"
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My article about changes in music ownership from +TEDx Brighton 
This is a guest post kindly written for us by Alan Cairns, if you like what he's written we highly recommend you follow him on Twitter @n01d34 for more wisdom. As a keen fan of music, I began building my record collection over fifteen years ago; blowing my pocket money on 7”s, 12”s, CDs, tapes…
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Is authorship all it cracked up to be?
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I'm relieved to see that my author tag is still working
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