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Denny Hatch is the author of six books on marketing and four novels, and is a direct marketing writer, designer and consultant. His latest book is “Write Everything Right!” Visit him at dennyhatch.com.

As readers know, in order to create this e-zine, I spend 45 minutes to one hour a day, seven days a week, surfing the Internet and downloading news stories and feature articles for my private archive. It currently contains close to 40,000 entries in 154 major categories—indexed and cross-indexed.

In the four years I've been publishing, a number of readers have asked what software I use to create the archive. I tell them that I don't use software, and that I've created my own system.

As you can see from the “IN THE NEWS” e-mail, Stan Fineman would like to know how I do it.

So here goes.

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