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Inviting People to Read Your Website Articles
There are many good resources available on the web for
creating website articles. Major websites are moving
towards designs which are simple and fast loading rather
than having a website which is filled with flashy graphics
and dynamic html. Because most often, it is the content and
the articles on these websites that are the main appeal to
Internet surfers. So a goal is to convert the casual web
surfer into a reader at your site.
Reader Friendly Articles
The content and articles on a website should be presented
in such a way that readers are attracted to them.
Everything needs to be of top quality to persuade readers
to keep on reading, using the following points as general
guidelines with your content and article presentation:
- Articles need to be written with a good flowing format:
opening paragraph, details, closing paragraph with contact
info for more information. Don’t bounce around with your
- Proper grammar and spelling are absolutely necessary.
- Use eye-catching headlines, font colors and font sizes to
attract attention, but don’t overdo it by using too many
different ones. For example, begin by choosing only two
complimentary fonts, two different font sizes (one for
headlines, one for main body text) and two different font
colors (bold and regular black text).
- Sentences should neither be too long nor too short.
Include a good mix throughout your article by adding short
sentences after long ones, to help pace readers.
- Keep content informative. People want news, entertainment,
Something to learn something.
- Add audio / video links and digital photos and banners
where you can to jazz up your content presentation.
Using these basic guidelines will result in a good website
content and articles. For help, here are some handy
- Check out Jack Humphrey’s Content Desk and Content
Propulsion Lab, for “Do It Yourself” companies who would
love the benefits of easy step-by-step content site
building, monetizing and promoting systems for the best
ROI, and high-end Public Relations firms with low-end
budgets, online at http://www.ContentLabInfo.com and
- For a super profit system, head to SEO (search engine
optimization) expert Keith Baxter’s Easy Net Marketing
(EAN) Profit System at http://bplansite.com . The program
has only about a one- to two-hour learning curve to get all
set up and going.
- Learn how to write with good correspondence courses like
those offered by the American Writers & Artists Institute;
many are described here: http://presssuccess.com/specialty.html
So consider the importance of your content and articles in
the marketplace. The more people stick around for awhile to
read through your information, the more who will want to
return and share your site with others.
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