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Tip: Two Tips For RDL Mastery

Master the Romanian deadlift. Here's are two things you gotta do to get it right.

Tip: Don't Be a Likes-And-Favorites Whore

It's an easy trap to fall into, and it can wreck you. Here's how.

Tip: One Superset for Bigger, Stronger Biceps

Want arms that not only look strong, but ARE strong? Try this exercise combo.

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Tip: Donkey Calf Raise

If your calves are smaller than your forearms, try this forgotten calf builder.

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Tip: Set Up For Heavy Dumbbell Bench Presses

Don't get a shoulder injury before you even start to do reps. Here's how to properly get your big weights in place.

Tip: Rows for Pros

Here's a new way to do the seated row and a favorite of NFL athletes.

Tip: Is Your Warm-Up Worthless?

It could be. Here's the truth about warming up, stretching, and mobility.

Tip: How Instagram Makes You Fat

Bodybuilders do it. Figure competitors do it. Action stars do it. And they're all sending the wrong message.

Tip: Two New Ways to Strengthen Your Core

Think the ol' ab wheel is tough? Try these more advanced variations.

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Tip: Make the Pull-Through a Better Butt Builder

The pull-through is a great exercise for building glutes, but here are two ways to make it even better.

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Tip: A New Exercise For Big Traps

Most people have never tried this trap exercise. Try adding it to the end of your next trap-centered training session.

Tip: Make Your Pull-Ups Stricter and Tougher

If kipping your pull-ups is cheating, then this little trick is just the opposite. It'll make pull-ups even more challenging and keep your form tight.

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Tip: The Motorcycle Row for Bigger Lats

Shake up your back training with this exercise variation that really targets the lats.

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Tip: A Best Way To Dumbbell Row

Here's how to take the standard dumbbell row and make it work even better.

Tip: Beware of Faux Pros

There are a lot of pros in the fitness field, but there are even more faux pros. Spot them and avoid them. Here's why.

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Tip: Turn the Muscle-Up Into a Muscle Builder

The muscle-up looks cool, but if you're using bad technique then it's just a trick. Here's how to make it into an effective exercise.

Tip: Isolation Exercises vs. Big Lifts

What's best for muscle growth? Here are some insights.

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Tip: The Most Common Deadlift Mistake

This is an injury waiting to happen. Here's what to avoid and how to fix the problem.

Tip: Heavy Negatives & High-Rep Finishers

Combine these two methods for fast muscle growth. Here's how.

Tip: The Hybrid Chest Press for Hypertrophy

This combo exercise will nail every part of your chest. Check it out.

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Tip: Safe and Effective Behind-the-Neck Pulldowns

Yes, this is a safe exercise... if you do it right. Here's exactly how.

Tip: An Easy Way to Stay Full and Lose Fat

The scientific way to increase satiation and reduce calorie intake. And it only takes about 20 seconds.

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Tip: The Front Raise Complex for Big Delts

For complete shoulder development, don't forget the anterior delts. This complex with light them up.

Tip: Do the Double Barbell Press

It looks crazy, but it'll build your delts and overhead strength like nothing else.