Most Popular Lovehacker Posts Of 2013

Most Popular Lovehacker Posts Of 2013

Matters of the heart (and sometimes matters of the groin). These are the 10 most popular Lovehacker posts from Lifehacker in 2013.

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Become A Man’s Man With These 65 Life Hacks From Goldman Sachs

Investment banking firm Goldman Sachs has published a list of bite-sized tips designed to turn you into the ultimate man. (Apparently, a healthy dose of sexism towards women is a pre-requisite.)

What Porn Is Most Searched For In Each Australian State? (NSFW)

No surprise: people like to search for porn online. But are there any notable differences between what is popular in each Australian state? We decided to investigate. It turns out everything you fear about Tasmanians is true.

How To Take The Perfect Nude Selfie

After a spate of recently-hacked phone nudes, it’s clear our advice to never shoot pictures of your own junk is never going to catch on. So in the spirit of Evil Week, here are some tips to make your naked shots shine.

10 Simple Things You Can Do To Be Happier, Backed By Science


Happiness is so interesting, because we all have different ideas about what it is and how to get it. I would love to be happier — as I’m sure most people would — so I thought it would be interesting to find some ways to become a happier person that are actually backed up by science. Here are 10 of the best ones I found.

7 Things I Wish I Had Known Before Getting Married


This month, my husband and I celebrated our 12th wedding anniversary. A dozen years is both a long and a short time to be married, depending on how you look at it. Over the years, I’ve learned a few things about marriage I didn’t quite expect. Here are the things I think every single person should consider getting married.

Is It Bad To Have Sex With Your Cousin?

Marrying your cousin might sound icky, but it’s perfectly legal in many countries, including Australia and New Zealand. According to a new large-scale study, the risk of siring offspring with birth defects is actually relatively small; around the same as all expectant mothers over 34.

How To Secure And Maintain A ‘Sex Buddy’ Relationship

Love — who needs it? According to Lifehacker reader Polly, a ‘friends-with-benefits’ arrangement leads to more fun, less heartache and better sex. But it can also be an unpredictable minefield that needs to be navigated with extreme caution. Rule #1: never fall in love . . .

Find Out If Your Friends Are On Tinder Using Facebook Graph Search

Tinder is a popular way of organising casual “hook ups” via your phone, which means many people won’t shout from the rooftops that they’re using it. However, because Tinder uses Facebook for its user logins, you can find out if friends are seeking some Tinder action with a simple Graph Search query.

Want To Be Happier? Stop Doing These 10 Things Right Now


Happiness — in your business life and your personal life — is often a matter of subtraction, not addition. Consider, for example, what happens when you stop doing the things listed below.

Ask LH: Can Exercise Change My Penis Size?

Dear Lifehacker, When women exercise and lose weight, their breasts sometimes get smaller as a result of the loss. Conversely, weight gain makes their breasts larger. I want to know: if men lose weight, will it make you lose weight from your penis/testes? Conversely, would a gain increase the size?