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Tip: Do This BEFORE You Curl

Use the first-tension principle to build bigger, stronger arms. Here's how.

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Tip: Improve Your Deadlift with Jefferson Curls

If you have trouble locking out the deadlift, it could be a low back problem. Here's how to strengthen every portion of that weak link.

Tip: The Wrong Way to Overhead Press

The dumbbell overhead press: you're doing it wrong. Here's why and how to fix it.

Tip: Get Linebacker Strong

Build your shoulders, traps, upper back, and triceps with this brutal exercise. Take a look.

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Tip: How to Build Grip Strength

If the bar is slipping out of your hands on the deadlift, your grip isn't strong enough. But since grip strength is mostly neural, it doesn't take long to see drastic improvements if you work on it.

Tip: Do This When Training Hurts

Use this 5-step assessment to know if you should stop a set or continue.

Tip: Ditch Your Arm Day

There's a smarter way to build bigger, stronger biceps. Check it out.

Tip: How to Get Results with Chest Machines

Sure, free weights are usually better, but if your goal is big pecs then this machine technique can beat the barbell.

Tip: The Plank is for Newbs

This popular exercise doesn't actually do much, unless you're a rank beginner. Here's why, plus a better exercise.

Tip: Ditch the Leg Press

Most lifters use the leg press as a substitute for the squat when their backs hurt. Not smart. Here's what to do instead.

Tip: Master the Muscle-Up

It looks cool and it's a tough exercise, but most people can't even do one rep. Don't be most people.

Tip: A New Way to Lift a Barbell

This is a great exercise for shoulders, core, and more. Easy to learn, challenging to do! Check it out.

Make 8 Great Exercises Even Better

Here's how to take your favorite exercises and make them work even better for muscle and strength gains.

Tip: Stop Rowing Wrong

You're not starting a lawnmower when you do dumbbell rows. Here's a better way to row for big gains.

Tip: Stop Whoring Yourself Out

You see it everywhere on social media these days. Here's the real problem.

Tip: 5 Ways to Make Bodybuilding Better

Why competitive bodybuilding is in trouble and how to actually fix it.

Tip: Fix Your Form, Build Bigger Triceps

Just about everyone screws up this arm exercise. Here's what they're doing wrong, and how to do it right.

Tip: Full-Range Pull-Ups and Pulldowns Suck

Blasphemy? Not really. These full ROM exercises don't build your back optimally... unless you tweak the form. Here's how.

Tip: The Leg Exercise Everyone Needs

Are those your legs or are you riding a stork? If you've ever been the butt of that joke, add this to your leg day.

Tip: Take the 1-Minute Pull-Up Challenge

It's tougher than it sounds. Check out the details of the challenge here, then let us know how you do.

Tip: The Handcuff Drill for Healthy Delts

No, you don't need to get arrested. Just do this exercise to keep your shoulders healthy and mobile. Take a look.

Tip: Avoid Xenoestrogens and Phytoestrogens

These manmade and naturally occurring compounds can make you less of a man. Really. Here's where they're hiding.

Tip: Take the Ultimate Stability Challenge

This is a true test of full-body stability, strength, and motor control. Take a look.

Tip: The 4-Minute Video Guide to Raw Benching

Want to build strength AND size with the bench press? Here's how to get your form to match your goals.