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Tips For Writing A Successful Article

Jun 19, 2008
Article writing is a useful means to express your ideas on paper so as to become professional writer.

Keep in mind that better organized articles receive a greater amount of publicity. Content is what determines the quality of your article. When you write an article, you'll want to be thinking about:

1. Use the simplest language possible

In order to contact as many people as possible with your words, you need use simple language. Why? It will appeal to a greater audience. Professional writers most frequently target an audience at what they call the fourth grade level.

All that this term really means is that their style of expressing opinions or reporting events uses the simplest language possible.

Don't confuse this practice with a lack of ability to write using higher language skills. Simple language is used to expose the writing to a large audience. Naturally, not just any topic can be handled in this manner. Politics, social issues, and technical commentary demand more complicated language. These niche markets are the exceptions, not the rules. A direct, easily understood writing style that is readily grasped by a large number of people is the best recipe for successful writing.

2. Represent your ideas in an interesting manner

Your ideas should be represented in such a way that they are useful to the audience. The better you frame your ideas, more readers will be attracted towards your article. Organize your ideas in such a manner that it entertains the readers. Make sure that don't write whole descriptive stuff so that the readers feel bored. Most of the articles written for the internet or for magazines are in classic style known as five paragraph essay, which is an ideal format for writing articles in brief. If this style is followed then you can express your ideas in a very beautiful way with the good and interesting start and end.

Five paragraph essay " Step by step guide

1) First paragraph: Introduction-to represent the actual topic and related concepts in brief.

2) Second, Third, and Fourth paragraphs: Making good use of creative simplicity, these paragraphs develop your topic and supportive points from the introduction.

3) Fifth paragraph: Conclusion " Combines a summary of your points and emphasizes the articles intended goal.

Learning to write five paragraph essays skillfully will enable you to produce clear, attention capturing, well written articles for magazines and online sources. A simple, easy to understand writing style combined with well arranged thoughts (not to mention your computers priceless ability to check both grammar and spelling) will have you writing confidently and successfully before you know it!
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