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Tip: Social Media Workouts vs. Real Training

Bands, chains, boxes, agility drills. They have their place, but there's some really bad info out there. Here's what you need to know.

Tip: Do the Viking Press in Your Gym

You've seen this lift in strongman competitions. Here's how to do it in a regular gym and smash those delts.

Tip: Don't Cut Your Rest Periods Short

Short on time? Don't rest less between sets or you'll interfere with your gains. Try this instead.

6 Easy Exercises You Won't Be Able to Do

Maybe you're pretty strong. Great. But that just increases the odds that you can't do these easy movements that would allow you to get even stronger.

Tip: The 60 Second Warm-Up

Here's a fantastic way to get your body ready to lift. And it'll only take about a minute.

Tip: Does Your Training Split Really Matter?

What's best? Longer, less frequent workouts or shorter, more frequent workouts? Here's what the research says.

Tip: Find YOUR Most Effective Exercises

Grab a pen and a piece of paper and do this. It'll help you trim the fluff off your workout plan and get focused on the movements that matter.

6 Changes Veteran Lifters Need to Make

If you're getting older, and we sure hope you are, you'll need to tweak how you train to keep the gains coming. Here's what to do.

Tip: 5 Best Exercises for the Over-35 Lifter

Been lifting hard for years? Add these joint and spine-friendly movements to your program and keep making gains.

Tip: Crappy Genetics? Deadlift Like This

Suck at deadlifting? If it's a leverage or arm-length issue, here's a tip that'll help you yank big numbers off the floor anyway.

Forget About Squat Depth

Two authorities on squatting think squat depth is arbitrary and senseless. Here are 5 things about squats that they think are much more important.

Tip: The Best Calf Exercise Just Got Practical

It's the best hypertrophy exercise for calves, but you've probably never used it because it's, well, awkward. Well, not anymore.

Therapeutic Weight Lifting

Does stretching, foam rolling and all that recovery stuff make you want to slit your wrists? Here's how to lift in a way that's therapeutic.

10 High-Performance Calf Exercises

Calf exercises for athletes and those who want to move like them. Oh yeah, and they'll build bigger, stronger calves too.

Tip: Big ROM, Bigger Gains

Here's why range of motion is so important for gaining muscle mass. Do your favorite exercises pass the test?

Tip: The Push-Up for Total Body Power

Nail your core. Build your triceps. Try this athletic push-up variation.

Tip: The Recovery Intrusive Deadlift

Yes, do deadlifts. But program them wisely or you'll crash and burn. Here's why and what to do about it.

Tip: The 1-Plate Deficit Deadlift

This is probably the most productive change you can make with your deadlift training. Here's why.

3 Bad Ideas You Need to Stop Repeating

You've heard these things before. You've probably repeated them. Well, stop it. They're oversimplified and sometimes flat-out false.

Tip: The Trap Bar Death March

Short on time? Here's a nasty, versatile, total-body workout.

Tip: Grow Your Quads by 12 Percent in 2 Weeks

A new study shows how you can use ordinary elastic knee wraps to build your legs like never before.

Tip: Stop Doing Extra Low-Back Work

In most cases, it won't help you increase your deadlift. In fact, it could be the cause of your problem. Here's why and what to do instead.

Tip: Do the Rack Pull Right

Do rack deadlifts really boost your conventional deadlift strength? Here's what you need to know.

Tip: The Best Single-Leg Exercise for Mass

Unilateral training isn't just for athletes. Here's a one-legged movement that also builds tons of muscle.

Tip: Accelerate Growth With Antagonist Supersets

Turn up the gains and spend less time in the gym with this classic bodybuilding method.