Many people, including experienced authors and marketers dread the thought of having to write another article.
There are some who just feel like it seems to be too much work and it all just goes to waste when no one reads their article anyway. To some people, reading articles seems like work too, especially if the article is boring and very bland. Well, articles are supposed to be read, that's their purpose, to impart your knowledge, message and information. If it is not read by anyone, then it is a waste of time and effort.
But all the same, articles have to be written to be read. It's just a matter of making them good. Making a good article doesn't have to be strenuous and straining. There are just some points needed to be reminded of, and some guidelines to follow. Once you get the hang of it, writing articles should be fun, as well as beneficial for you and your site.
Of course, the articles you write must be about a subject you know something about, that's why if you own a site, you probably have some knowledge about the theme of your site. When you write about it, you won't have too hard a time because you already know what the subject is and what it's about. It's just a matter of making your articles creative, informative and interesting.
To make sure that your articles get read and enjoyed, here are six really useful tips. These tips will make your articles readable, informative and interesting.
- Use short paragraphs. When the paragraph are very long, the words get jumbled in the mind of the reader. Just looking at a long paragraph can get quite confusing and makes, and this makes it hard work to read it. The reader will just quickly disregard the paragraph and move on to much easier reading articles that are good to look at as well as read. Paragraphs can be a single sentence, sometimes even a single word !
- Make use of numbers or bullets. As you are stressing each relevant point, numbers and bullets can quickly make the point easy to remember and digest. As each point, tip, guide or method is started with a bullet or point, your readers will know that this is where the tips start. Format you bullets and numbers with indentations so that your article won't look like a single block of boring square paragraphs. It pays to add a little bit of flair and originality to your articles shape.
- Use Sub-headings to sub-divide your paragraphs in the page. Doing this will break each point into sections. It will also be easy for the reader to move on from one point to another; the transition will be smooth, easy and 'natural.'This way, you will never lose your readers attention as well as the point and direction of your article.