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Despite only having launched in 2011, Life'd has already attracted the attention of 10 million unique visitors. Providing tips, secrets and advice on a range of topics, Life'd is an approachable and modern online publication. Many of the articles have bee

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM -- (Marketwired) -- 01/20/14 -- Life'd, an online publication that was only launched in 2011, has already attracted lots of attention for the quality and readability of its articles. The online magazine publishes articles on a range of topics, including food, health, finances and relationships. The publication's entertainment articles have won over thousands of readers and even gotten shares by notable business owners.

Life'd recently released a bucket list article, listing 225 things everyone should do before they die. This article was incredibly popular, with over 13,000 "likes" on Facebook, more than 1,000 "tweets" on Twitter and thousands of "pins" on Pinterest. The bucket list, compiled by talented regular contributor Michael Bock, includes simple activities that can be done in a few hours to incredible trips across the world. Just a few of the activities listed include whale watching, visiting Niagara Falls, eating a six course meal that one has prepared on their own, learning a new word every day and solving a Rubik's Cube. This list has been shared on StumbleUpon's official feed and also shared by authoritative brands, including the founder of Rubik's Cube.

Also making the bucket list was watching the best 100 movies, which is another entertaining list published on Life'd. The best 100 movies list was also incredibly popular with web-goers: it has received more than 8,000 "likes" on Facebook, more than 600 "tweets" on Twitter and more than 1,000 "pins" on Pinterest.

Unlike other lists published online, these entertainment lists by Life'd are detailed and well-written. Each film in the top 100 movies list has a summary, a memorable moment, an explanation of why people love it, and a best quote. The bucket list fully explains why the activity was worthy of the list in a concise and readable way.

The style of writing and the kind of content published by Life'd have resulted in this sky rocketing popularity. Each article is easily shared over various social media sites: Life'd links its articles to Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Google+, InShare and StumbleUpon.

While the entertainment articles remain immensely popular - the recent publication of the 200 greatest songs of all time is sure to be shared all over social media sites - articles on more serious issues are also read and shared by many.


Founded a year and a half ago in 2011, Life'd has become a popular online magazine that offers readers tips, secrets and advice on a range of topics. Just some of the topics the online publication covers include entertainment, food, health, finances, technology and more. All of the content is presented in an approachable and modern way. A team of strong writers continually produces articles of a high quality that can be shared across a range of social media platforms. For more information, visit or connect with Life'd on Facebook at, Twitter at, Google+ at and Pinterest at

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