Video tutorial on how to speed-read in less than two minutes (Video).

How to Quickly Skim a Long Article, and Still Get All the Facts (Video)

How to Quickly Skim a Long Article, and Still Get All the Facts (Video)

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Jan. 21 2016 9:49 AM

How to Skim

Become an expert longform article reader, in two minutes.

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If you’re able to gather the gist of this post twice as fast as your peers, you have a valuable skill. In a world of intense, fast-paced online consumption, speed-readers rule the day.

To that end, watch the video above for a helpful tutorial on how to train your brain and eyes to skim with the very best of them. With a little work, a few new skills, and some dense newspaper articles for practice, you’ll swiftly glean the most important information from long-form articles in no time.  

Daniel Hubbard is a writer, editor, and director living in New York City.