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8 Unexpected Uses for Blue Widgets

OK, this is really short, and really good fun. Portent’s Content Idea Generator sounds like it was developed from a tool to generate catchy article titles, but has been restyled as one to give you ideas for articles in the first place. Yes, it’s a bit trivial, but it doesn’t hurt to give it a try if you’re tasked with writing an article about something and don’t know where to begin. When I gave it the obvious example, it suggested “8 Unexpected Uses for Blue Widgets” and reminded me that “nobody likes to read a list of things they already knew” (in case I was thinking of being lazy), and also that I shouldn’t forget the concept of Chekhov’s Gun