Article writing is perhaps the most used source of traffic generation for web sites and internet marketing. It has always been said that on the internet,”content is king”. The main ingredient of content is the written word. While video and audio displays have come into vogue lately, the written word still dominates.
You should approach article writing with the same carefulness as designing a sales page.After all a properly written article will serve several purposes aside from just providing a means to expose your web URL to the masses.
The main purpose of your articles should be provide useful information or news for your readers.
Your best articles target very specific niches of interest.
Your articles can establish your credibility as an expert in your chosen field.
Your articles can portray your integrity as someone trustworthy to do business with.
Your articles will- over time- demonstrate that you are in the business for the long term.
Here are a few more tips:
Most article agencies prefer articles that are between 500 and 800 words in length. Most will accept articles with a minimum of 250 words.
Do some research on your topic. Provide the latest up- to- date information. Share resource information to your readers. Tell them where to find information.
Keep your content focused around the title.
Don’t be afraid to give away some of your trade secrets. As you share good information, your credibility and reputation as an authority will be increased. Make a name for yourself.
Be sure to include your keywords in your article to get search engine attention, but certainly not at the expense of good article flow.
Article writing can be a valuable part of internet marketing if it provides a legitimate service to the reader.