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A sneak peek behind the scenes at this site (and what I’ve learned from working here)

Writing and producing this site may look easy, but it’s not.

You already know that Elliott.org delivers a wide range of online consumer-relevant content every day, seven days a week, 365 days a year.

It’s all in a day’s work — but who’s counting?

Well, we are. If you’re currently a subscriber to our volunteer newsletter, you already have a little insight into how an empty web page morphs into this. But there’s more.
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How to survive password purgatory without losing your data (or your mind)

I already know how I’m going to meet my maker. It’s just a matter of when.

Someone’s going to find me face-planted into my keyboard, with the coroner’s diagnosis of death by acute Password Retention Pox.

Does anyone else see a similar fate in their future?

I just counted the number of sites that I visit at least once a month (and most more often than that) that need a password. There are no less than 45.

The human brain was never intended to juggle this many personal identification balls in the air.
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