The Understanding Blog is a community built on the idea that understanding helps you take charge.

We bring you articles, interviews, and how-to tips that will help you understand yourself, your personality and how you can use insights from current psychological research to improve your daily life.

The Understanding Blog is run by VisualDNA.

Where does our expertise come from?

VisualDNA is in the business of understanding people. Thousands of people every day are engaging with our quizzes around the world because we build technology that helps people understand their personality traits, passions and motivations, and enables them to use these insights to improve their daily life.

VisualDNA quizzes are fun, engaging, and extremely insightful and deliver detailed reports with actionable feedback. Tens of millions of people have taken our quizzes and every second there are over a hundred people interacting with our products, most of whom come to us because a friend has recommended us to them. So – if you haven’t tried one already, why not take one now?

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Please let us know how we’re doing, which posts or topics you’ve enjoyed most and what we can improve on. Your feedback will help us make this blog better.

Just email Anna, The Understanding Blog Editor, at and she’ll get back to you as quickly as the interwebs allows.

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