10/04/2008

How to Share Your Expertise by Writing Articles

If you are not yet considered by your target market as an expert on your chosen niche, it's high time that you convince these people that you are the best solutions to their problems. You can do this by sharing your knowledge and a slice of your expertise by writing informative and relevant articles.

Here's how you can energize your article writing:

1. Define your audience. You'll never get your message through if you don't fully understand your readers. Before you even start writing, make sure that you have a clear idea about your audience. You must know their pressing issues, their preferences, their areas of interest or the things that they are most passionate about. By doing so, you can easily pick the information to include in your content and adjust the elements of your writing to better serve them.

2. Choose your topics wisely. If you are promoting your website and your products, you better write about topics that are closely related to them so you can attract those people who are most likely to buy from you. If you are selling diet supplements, any topic about weight gain and struggles about weight loss can grab the attention of your potential clients.

3. Use keywords. You'll stand great chances of connecting to your potential clients if you make your articles highly searchable online. You can easily do this by identifying and incorporating relevant keywords all throughout your content.

4. Keep your articles short. Your readers are most likely to have short attention span. Do not bore them by making sure that your articles will run a maximum of 500 words. Communicate your ideas in a point view fashion and don't use lengthy introductions and fillers.

5. Use conversational tone. Talk to your readers to make your articles sound more compelling and effective. Instead of using the third person, use "you" and "your" instead. You can also ask relevant questions every once in a while or insert appropriate humor when the situation calls for it.

6. Make your articles informative. Online users read articles for one good reason; they would like to be informed. So, make sure that your articles contain all the kinds of information and data that these people are looking for.

7. Proofread and edit. Be a responsible writer. Manually review, proofread, and edit your content before you post your articles online to easily give your potential clients great reading experience.

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Sean Mize is a full time internet marketer who has written over 9034 articles in print and 14 published ebooks

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