Spend Less Time in Your Feed and More Using Search

“It’s easy to blame the digital world for our distractions, but in part it’s up to us to learn not only when to tune it out, but also how to use it wisely.”

Here’s a simple and powerful idea.

Austin Kleon points out we’ve fallen into a trap of spending our time thinking about whatever gets pushed at us in our social media feeds instead of self-directing our attention.

To correct this he suggests you spend less time in your feed and more on search and offers a simple Twitter hack to change the way you access information on the platform.

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