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Senior Features Writer — Mashable
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Senior features writer for @Mashable. Working mum of one. I like pina coladas and getting caught in the rain.

A brief guide to using Twitter's 'Discover' tab — If your Twitter feed is getting a bit stale and repetitive, the "Discover" tab can help you find fresh content, and it offers interesting insights into the activity of others. The built-in tool is tailored just for you, and Twitter promises it will "surface the best content" for you to consume.

10 clever Snapchat puns you'll want to replay over and over — Some Snapchat creations are too funny to disappear into the ether. We salute the savvy souls who saved this selection from deletion. You can get inspired to create your own funny, punny Snapchats with our list below. Have you seen any other amusing Snapsterpieces that play on words?

Facebook needs a 'Sympathy' button — A school friend's mom passed away last week. He posted the news on Facebook with a short, dignified note, giving brief details of how his mother had died and information about the funeral. Feeling for his loss, I started to write, "So sorry to hear your sad news..."

10 homepages that teach something new every time you open a tab — If your homepage just loads to Google, you're missing a trick. You could start every day by learning something new, getting motivated by the creative arts or enjoying an inspiring visual. We've found some awesome options to save as your homepage, so hit up your browser's settings and get galvanized each and every time you go online.

9 things you need to quit crowdsourcing on Facebook — Zuck might have got away with crowdsourcing his New Year's resolution on Facebook, but us mere mortals have to be a bit more careful when it comes to soliciting our online buddies. To avoid boring your friends to tears, looking lazy or desperate, or even worse, putting your security at risk, we suggest following our guidelines on what not to crowdsource.

10 virtually indestructible cases to protect your iPhone 6 Plus — Whether you're worried about your iPhone 6 Plus bending, its glossy 5.5-inch screen getting scratched, or you just know you're a total klutz, we have you covered. We've found 10 cases designed for the iPhone 6 Plus that offer some durable protection to keep your beloved smartphone in pristine condition.

How to save Facebook content for later — We've all seen a link to a really interesting article on Facebook and not had the time to read it. We've wanted to watch a video someone shared, but suffered from a crappy connection. There is a cool solution: saving content on Facebook so you can take a look it when you've got the time and sufficient bandwidth.

The 10 biggest Twitter blunders by UK politicians — From amusing typos to embarrassing @mentions, UK politicians have certainly kept Twitter ... interesting. As we head toward the UK's 2015 general election, we looked back at some famous facepalms from British political parties and personalities. We've got some doozies, but our list isn't exhaustive. Have we missed a political Twitter gaffe that amused you?

5 ways to take control of your Facebook News Feed — Whether it's never-ending posts from annoying "friends" with verbal diarrhea, or repetitive links to stupid survey sites, the truth is that sometimes spending time on Facebook is more irritating than productive. The bad news is that Facebook's algorithms to determine what appears in your News Feed are a closely guarded secret.

How to follow the major UK political parties on social media — As the United Kingdom gears up for the general election in May, we're excited to find out what role social media is going to play in the inevitable wider media frenzy. At the time of the last election, in 2010, the UK was seeing a dramatic rise in social media usage, but the traditional media of television and print were more influential in deciding the ultimate outcome.
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Jan 29, 2015

It's breathing RT @BabbleEditors Clues your newborn is asserting their dominance over you...

Jan 29, 2015

Congrats @afreedma & family! - Of course our climate reporter became a dad at the height of a blizzard… via @mashable

Jan 29, 2015

+45% revenue +40% unique visitors +60% social followers! Mashable Raises $17 Million in Series B Funding via @PRWeb

Jan 28, 2015

Made me LOL: Super-specific, keyword-tastic photo credit for generic Facebook shot. Don't mess with Reuters' pic eds.

Jan 26, 2015

Rly interesting responses, thx to everyone who has read & commented - Facebook needs a 'Sympathy' button… @mashable

Jan 26, 2015

Looking at #earworms and cures. Do you have a "cure" song you swear by to get that annoying other tune out of your head?

Jan 26, 2015

How YouTubers discovered a human condition no one had talked about before… via @mashable

Jan 26, 2015

Ridiculously short: US 12-week maternity policy has nothing to do with families… via @mashable & @rebecca_ruiz

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