Anxiety

Anxiety is an unpleasant state of inner turmoil, often accompanied by nervous behavior, such as pacing back and forth, somatic complaints and rumination. It is the subjectively unpleasant feelings of dread over something unlikely to happen, such as the feeling of imminent death. Anxiety is not the same as fear, which is felt about something realistically intimidating or dangerous and is an appropriate response to a perceived threat; anxiety is a feeling of fear, worry, and uneasiness, usually generalized and unfocused as an overreaction to a situation that is only subjectively seen as menacing. It is often accompanied by restlessness, fatigue, problems in concentration, and muscular tension.
Posts about Anxiety
  • 5 Tips for Saving Time in the Social Networking Age

    … them. Experts claim that psychological issues like depression, anger, anxiety and more can result in loss of concentration. Hence it is necessary to have a healthy mindset from the very beginning of the day so that you can start fresh. Moving on, there are possibilities that situations will arise where you might feel the stress at the back of your…

    AllFacebookin Social Facebook Twitter YouTube- 14 readers -
  • 5 charts that show how social media rules publishing

    … The New York Times may deny that it’s playing the BuzzFeed game, but there’s no getting around the fact that with the homepage declining in importance as a source of publishers’ traffic, the pressure to use social media to find readers has never been greater. Accordingly, this trend is creating some anxiety on the people on the front lines…

    Lucia Moses/ Digidayin Social Twitter How To's- 36 readers -
  • Empty Email Inbox: Win or Fail?

    … it. Then you get back to your life. Done. Boom.” He continued, “the real zero in Inbox Zero means having no residual anxiety or distraction about either the unknown unknowns or the known knowns or anything in-between.” Mann offers helpful suggestions to achieve Inbox Zero in his article, Inbox Zero: Processing to zero at his website 43 Folders. How…

    Carolyn Nicander Mohr/ The Wonder of Techin EMail- 21 readers -
  • Does an iPhone Make You Smarter and Healthier?

    … “the effects on self, cognition, anxiety, and physiology when iPhone users are unable to answer their iPhone while performing cognitive tasks.” The researchers looked at people’s dependence on smartphones to see whether people began to regard their iPhones as an extension of themselves. “Attachment to one’s cell phone may result from the phone’s…

    Carolyn Nicander Mohr/ The Wonder of Tech- 13 readers -
  • How to Create Landing Pages That Address the Emotional Needs of Prospects

    … that will not leave customers stranded in London. In short, no matter what you’re selling, this level of the needs hierarchy is all about soothing your prospects’ anxiety. Put your customer at ease Even if prospects aren’t physically in contact with your product or service, there are simple ways for you to set their mind at ease. People want to know…

    Unbouncein How To's- 21 readers -
  • 9 Ways To Use Urgency Psychology To Improve Conversions

    … countdowns and imply scarcity. Movie thrillers use this technique to raise viewer anxiety throughout a plot. We as marketers can use it to raise anxiety and urgency, thus compelling users to respond to our call-to-action. 3. Difficulty One counterintuitive way to increase urgency is to make it difficult for people to act. The theory of effort justification…

    Neil Patel/ Marketing Land- 16 readers -
  • When to decide

    … and the anxiety of waiting. So, don't apply to 30 colleges and see which ones you get into before you decide. That'll cost you thousands of dollars and take up months of your life. Don't delay hiring a great CMO merely because it's entirely possible that other resumes might appear one day. Your hesitation might cost you the person you've found, and going…

    Seth Godin/ Seth Godin's Blog- 3 readers -
  • Useful Links For Link Builders: Our Top 10 Link Week Columns For 2014

    … building practices. Google also released Penguin 3.0, the sixth update to its spam-filtering algorithm which targets (among other things) websites with “unnatural” backlink profiles. All this news led to increased anxiety among link builders, as evidenced by our most popular Link Week columns this year. Three of the top 10 articles addressed…

    Search Engine Landin SEO- 64 readers -
  • 5 Conversion Rate Optimization Tips From 5 Revealing Studies

    … decisions. The reason being that too many choices lead to too many decisions which ultimately increases buyer anxiety. Worried about overwhelming his audience, QuickSprout's Neil Patel decided to test whether or not the number of social sharing choices has an effect on his audience's decision to take action. In doing so, he increased the sharing…

    Carly Stec/ The IMPACT Blog- 11 readers -
  • My Sensory Deprivation Float Tank Experience

    …, including gravity. (The door closes and the light turns off so you are in the pitch dark, just floating). There are TONS of benefits of floating. Here are some of them… Benefits of Floating in a Sensory Deprivation Tank Stress relief Relief from nervousness and anxiety Relief from jet lag Relief from insomnia Relief from muscular aches…

    Amy Starr Allen- 9 readers -
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