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Mark Manson (born March 9, 1984) is an American self-help author, blogger and entrepreneur.[1] He is the author of the website MarkManson.net and three books, Everything Is F*cked: A Book About Hope, The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck: A Counterintuitive Approach to Living a Good Life, and Models: Attract Women through Honesty. He is also the CEO and founder of Infinity Squared Media LLC.[2]

Mark Manson
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Mark Manson in 2018
Born (1984-03-09) March 9, 1984 (age 35)
ResidenceManhattan, New York
NationalityAmerican
CitizenshipAmerican
OccupationWriter, blogger
Notable work
The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck - A Counterintuitive Approach to Living a Good Life
Spouse(s)
Fernanda Neute (m. 2016)

Contents

BackgroundEdit

Manson is from Austin, Texas, in the United States.[3] He moved to Boston, Massachusetts, to study and graduated from Boston University with a degree in finance in 2007.[4]

Manson started his first blog in 2009 as a marketing channel for his dating advice business[1] and later shifted to blogging full-time as a digital nomad.[3]

Career as a bloggerEdit

Manson's website, markmanson.net, hosts a blog written by Manson that had 400,000 monthly visitors in 2014[1] and had grown to 2 million monthly visitors by 2016.[3] He writes about topics related to culture, dating and relationships, life choices, and psychology.[5]

BooksEdit

 
Manson signing his book at BookCon 2019

Models: Attract Women through HonestyEdit

Manson's first book, Models: Attract Women Through Honesty, was self-published in 2011 and by 2014 it had sold over 15,000 copies.[1] The book teaches men how to attract women through honest communication and creating a lifestyle that's in line with one's values.[6]

The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ckEdit

Manson's second book, The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck: A Counterintuitive Approach to Living a Good Life, was published in 2016.[7] The book first appeared on the New York Times Bestseller List at #6 for the category of How-to and Miscellaneous for the week of October 2, 2016.[8].

Everything is F*cked: A Book About HopeEdit

Mark Manson's third book, Everything Is F*cked: A Book About Hope, was published in 2019.[9]

BibliographyEdit

  • Everything Is F*cked: A Book About Hope (2019) ISBN 9780062888433
  • The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck: A Counterintuitive Approach to Living a Good Life (2016) ISBN 0062457713
  • Models: Attract Women Through Honesty' (2011) ISBN 978-1-4637-5035-0

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d Schwabel, Dan. "Mark Manson: The Accidental Self-Help Entrepreneur". Forbes. Retrieved October 6, 2016.
  2. ^ Schwabel, Dan. "Mark Manson: Why Personal Relationships Are More Important Than Career Goals". Forbes. Retrieved October 6, 2016.
  3. ^ a b c Vongkiatkajorn, Kanyakrit. "Stop Trying to Feel Awesome All the Time, Says Millennial Whisperer". Mother Jones. Retrieved October 6, 2016.
  4. ^ Park, Michael. "Case Study: How Mark Manson Makes Money". Career Hack. Retrieved October 6, 2016.
  5. ^ "About Mark Manson". MarkManson.net. Retrieved October 6, 2016.
  6. ^ "Mark Manson Books: Models". MarkManson.net. Retrieved October 6, 2016.
  7. ^ "The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck". HarperCollins Publishers. Retrieved October 6, 2016.
  8. ^ "The New York Times Best Seller List: Advice, How-to and Miscellaneous. Week of Oct 3, 2016". New York Times. Retrieved October 6, 2016.
  9. ^ "Everything Is F*cked". HarperCollins Publishers. Retrieved May 15, 2019.

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