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    TED Talk On How to Give the Best TED Talk Ranked as Best TED Talk

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    Alex Pasternack

    In a February 2010 TED Talk, Sebastian Wernicke used the tools of statistical analysis to come up with a metric for creating “the optimum TEDTalk” based on user ratings. Appropriately, on a handy spreadsheet that lists TED Talks ranked by PostRank engagement data, including Tweets and Reddit votes, the video is ranked first.

    Sebastian’s TEDpad will even write your TED Talk for you, using as many of the top most popular ten four phrases as possible. You just need to feed it your favorite pre-selected keywords, like “happiness,” “brain,” “coffee” and “idea sex”.