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- Business Insider: IAC's Dotdash Has Built a Profitable Business Out of Service Content. Now It's Setting Its Sights on Selling Products.
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- Moms: The Pros & Cons of Hang Drying Your Laundry Outside
- Well + Good: The Surprising Plant Fertilizer You've Already Got In Your Fridge
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- Money: The Absolute Best Vacuum Cleaners for Your Money
- License Global: The Spruce Releases Pet Care Collection
- Dog O Day: Dry Shampoo for Dogs Is The Latest Trend With The Help of The Spruce
- Olean Times Herald: The Spruce Launches Pet Care Line
- Kiplinger: 52 Super Deals and Discounts for 2020
- Petoskey News-Review: Important Life Skills for Kids to Know by Age 10
- Atlanta Journal-Constitution: 5 DIY Projects Under $75 to Spruce Your Home Up This Summer
- Romper: 10 Neighborhoods in the US That Are Making the Most Out of Quarantine
- NBC News: The Do's and Don'ts of Life in Quarantine
- Yahoo: How to Create Your Own Face Mask Without Sewing Anything
- Cosmopolitan: 6 DIY Face Masks You Can Totally Make RN
- Lonny: Easy DIY Projects With Things Your Already Have at Home
- The Oklahoman: Tips for Being an In-The-Know Thrift Store Shopper
- Parents: Wine Cork Crafts for Kids, Because We Know You Have Them on Hand
- Seattle Times: Finally Accepting That You Need a Home Office? Here's How to Do it Cheaply
- The Washington Post: Everything You Need to Know to Set Up a Home Office Fast
- Cheapism: Do Diluted Soaps, Detergents, and Shampoos Still Work?
- NBC News: Cleaning for Coronavirus
- Realtor Magazine: How to Best Navigate New Color Trends
- Fox 5: Millennials Embracing "Plant Parenthood"
- Fox 5: The High Costs of Dog Ownership Shock Some Owners
- Cheddar TV: Tips to Marie Kondo Your Home and Life in 2020
- NBC News: Rules for Regifting
- Cheddar TV: Christmas Gifts You Can Make Yourself
- NBC News: How To Save Time & Money On Thanksgiving Prep, According To Martha Stewart & Other Pros
- Digiday: 'Contextual Shopping': Publishers Are Using Model Homes For Retail Experiences
- The Zoe Report: Fall Home Decor Trends for Those Who Are Obsessed With Neutrals
- Coatings World: Dotdash Brand Helping Painters ‘Spruce Up’ Their Homes with First-Ever Paint Collection
- The Lisa Show, BYU: Making Your Home Cozy
- The Lisa Show, BYU: Making Overnight Guests Feel Welcome
- Domino: Moving Has Never Been Easier, Thanks to This Handy Checklist
- The Washington Post: The pros and cons of 6 driveway materials
- The Hustle: Former search engine star About.com partners with Amazon
- Axios: Scoop: Dotdash to launch commerce line with Amazon
- PR Newswire: Dotdash Brand The Spruce Launches First-Ever Paint Collection
- Media Post: The Spruce, KILZ Launch D2C Paint Collection With Amazon
- Digiday: The Spruce kept advertisers and audiences coming back in its first year
- Greatist: 8 Super-Simple Ways to Clean Out the Junk Hiding in Your Kitchen
- METRO US: How to hygge like a true Scandinavian
- All the Stuff: STUDIO APARTMENT DECORATING: 58 Interior Designers Share Their Ideas
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