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IIFYM: The Good, Bad, and the Ugly

Is this a good nutrition strategy or the latest eating disorder disguised as a diet? Here's what they aren't telling you.

Tip: How to Make Trashcan Chili

Follow these simple steps and make a muscle-building meal that tastes so good you'll forget it's good for you.

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Tip: Build Brute Core Strength with Suitcase Deadlifts

This is one of the best overall torso and core builders. Here's how to do it.

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Tip: Perfect Your Kettlebell Swing

The kettlebell swing is a great movement. Problem is, most people are butchering it and getting none of the benefits. Let's fix that.

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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 Sweeping Deadlift for Strong Lats

This little-known exercise will not only build your lats, it'll make you a better deadlifter and Olympic lifter. Here's how to do it.

Tip: The Hybrid Chest Press for Hypertrophy

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

Tip: 4 + 2 for Strength Gains

Here's a challenging, but smart way to build strength fast.

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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.

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Tip: Master the Extreme Range Split Squat

Not only is this is a great exercise the lower body, it'll also improve your squat. Here's how.

5 Ways Social Media is Ruining Fitness

Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram are awesome, until they start to interfere with your progress. Don't fall into these traps.

Tip: Little Range of Motion, Big Muscles

Sometimes you have to break the rules to build muscle. Here's one example, plus a great way to build your chest.

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.

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Tip: A Quick Trick for Better Deadlifting

Most lifters struggle with getting their weight back on the deadlift. That leads to poor form and poor performance. Here's how to easily fix it.

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Tip: The Straight-Arm Pulldown for Big Lats

If you only do pulldowns and rows for lats, you're missing something... like your lats in many cases. Try this to really target them.

Tip: Your Feelings Don't Matter

Not feeling motivated? Here are three ways to snap out of it and throw some iron around.

Tip: 3 Moves to a Better Front Squat

Can't get comfortable with the front squat? These drills will get you there.

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Tip: The Chaos Push-Up

This tough push-up variation not only hits your chest, it also challenges your core and improves shoulder stability.

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Tip: The One-Hand Dumbbell Snatch

Use this movement as a warm-up, to build more explosive power, or to get better at Olympic-style lifting.

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Tip: The 2/1 Technique, Leg Press

With the 2/1 technique, you lift the weight using two limbs and lower the weight with one limb. Here's how it looks.

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Tip: The 2/1 Technique, Leg Extension

Finish off your next leg day with a few sets of these. This is a great technique if your main goal is muscle growth.