Matt Gemmell


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politics 10 min read

The current state of privacy from state surveillance in the West, and what's reasonable for citizens to expect.

SEO for Non-dicks

tech 3 min read

Why dishonest Search Engine Optimization tactics are self-defeating. Instead, focus on creating trustworthy, genuine, relevant content repeatedly.

Public Speaking

speaking 5 min read

Tips on public speaking: how to rehearse, deal with nervousness, avoid demos, and deliver effective presentations that entertain the audience.

Courtesy Suicide

writing 2 min read

How to ask questions properly via email, and avoid excessive courtesy or superfluous words that make your message difficult to understand.