- By Court Tuttle
- Published 03/25/2008
- Article Writing
Any type of web site, especially blogs, become profitable and effective primarily by the amount of customers that go to the site in order to learn from the different articles and also how often they revisit. The number of customers that visit the blog is decided by the kind of text that is published on it and how often it is refreshed and changed over a given time period. The writing that is on your blog should be informative and exciting, but it should also be persuasive and negotiable in order for people to become genuinely interested in what your site is offering. The kind of blog post that you create can be transformed into a persuasive web page through the use of specific writing skills that will greatly increase the effectiveness of the content that is published thereon. Persuasive writing is definitely an art that takes time and practice to get used to, but it is a powerful weapon to have when you are involved in the competitive business world that we live in today. You should try to remember a few key points that will help you become persuasive with your blog.
As you organize an article that you wish to write, you need to specifically explain the whys of the specific topic. Providing logical explanations to the issues that you are addressing will greatly enhance the reputability of your blog site and help visitors to feel well informed and educated on new topics. Always explain why something is happening and provide reasons
to back up your thoughts and opinions. Probably the most successful skill of persuasive writing is the repetition about specific phrases or themes over and over again. With an increased repetition of key points in your articles, readers will begin to learn and remember exactly what you are trying to say. This technique should not be used to the extreme, or else it will affect the quality of the articles if too much repetition is used. If you want to increase the desires of your readers you must write and create a text that evokes the emotions and opinions of ordinary people. Topics that are fairly recent or highly debatable will increase people’s desires to post a comment or criticism on your blog which will therefore increase the amount of people that visit your site. Write articles that will make people want to give feedback and participate in the online discussion that is hosted by your blog. An additional method that could be used to evoke emotions out of your readers is to create texts that do not necessarily cover every single detail. When writing these debatable articles, remember to leave room for discussion and almost leave each one in the form of a cliffhanger. Providing room for visitor comments is a great way to get more comments on your blog posts.
As you begin to create texts to place on your blog sites, try to be as imaginative as you can and attempt to make it as interesting and exciting as possible. Stories, stats, and even personal experiences are great ways of making your blog persuasive and effective.