Archive for October, 2013



Things That Every Article Writer Must Do

Friday 11 October 2013 @ 9:50 am

Writing an article is not easy. Not everyone has the talent to compose a good paragraph let alone write an entire article. Even a good article writer may have an off day when he finds it hard to finish an article and it takes him hours to compose a couple of words. In writing an article, there are several things that you need to remember. Here are some of those things.

Write an outline

This should always be your first step in writing an article. You will need a good outline in order to have a guide in writing an article. With an outline you are able to organize your thoughts better and arrange your article in a way that it is presented systematically. An article outline will allow you to keep your thoughts and be able to put it on paper without forgetting anything. An online is your article’s structure ad foundation and just like any stable structure, the foundation has to be solid a good article outline is a must.

Create a good opening

Writing is a lot like any performance art. You will need to captivate your audience from the beginning in order to get them to listen to you. This is why it is a must to have a good opening statement to begin you article with. Your opening statement in most cases will determine whether your article is interesting for your readers or not. Furthermore, opening sentences are often shown on search results so readers can take a sneak peek on what they can read on your articles. That makes it very important to have a good opening statement.

Be credible

A good article is something that is written in a credible tone. To do that you will need to do a little research regarding your articles. You do not need to experience everything first hand and in most cases you will be writing about something you have limited knowledge of but doing a little research is a must in order to give accurate information. Do not claim o be an authority on something if you are not but t least be credible.




How To Create A Great Avenue/Site For The Visitors And Potential Customers

Monday 7 October 2013 @ 1:22 pm

Building a well functional and attractive site to compete with the competitors is a challenge. But you can win the race by doing some of the tricks on your site.

Here are some of the tips which will be given to you, be sure that your site follows all of them:

  • Go to full throttle, advertise your site on social media, and use every weapon you can. Start a poll or some kind of contest to get visitor attention.
  • If there is any “under construction” or “coming soon” note on your site, remove that.
  • Custom error pages are easy to make and they help a lot to gain visitor attention, have you ever seen Google error page?  That makes a positive impression on the visitor. So, you make your own, for this purpose use tutorials from web.
  • If your site is relatively big and it is not possible to navigate to all pages from a single page then it is better for your site if you add site maps to your site. It will also help site to visible on search engines.
  • Regularly check links on the site, remove dead or in active links as soon as possible. It is also better to update links with fresh ones.
  • It is important to add user friendly menu and navigation. Sometime there are lot and lot of features on a site to get the visitor’s attention, but they missed navigation.
  • Don’t add visitor counter to your site, sometime it helps but mostly it put negative impression on visitors.

Beside the tips we already discussed, there are some important thing you should consider about site.

Some Tips about Hosting

  • Use best hosting service, the server and hosting speed varies from host to host. So, choose the best available option. It is obvious that anyone doesn’t want to put his/her visitors in unnecessary wait.

Check your site performance on regular bases. Search and observe internet, different topics and forums to make your e-commerce site better. Monitor your site activity in a time interval and then observe again after changes.




How To Fund Your Tour For Your Travel Writing

Thursday 3 October 2013 @ 1:22 pm

Visiting the exotic places and getting paid for the visit is something which nobody can refuse. This fact makes travel writing a lucrative profession to peep into.  There are many freelance writers who work for $1 per 500 words article, doesn’t make any sense. A person who is looking to build career in this line should be free from financial worries during travel, to bring quality outputs.

Quick Review on Some of the Best Sources of Funding the Tour

Airline Company: Most of the airline company offering regular flights to various countries won’t mind sponsoring a writer to write the destination guide. A person residing in any country can approach the nearest airline company with the sample of writing work and offer to write the destination guide which can aid in better user experience and sales turnover of the company.

Hotels: Tour and hotels are like two sides of a coin which can’t be separated. A traveler is always looking for best hotels before start of tour. This creates a great opportunity for a writer to bring personal experience of hotel before traveler. Hotel management is always looking for such professionals to promote their hotels in form of writing. One can easily contact various luxurious as well as mediocre hotels for funding the desired tours.

Private Tour Operators: They are the most suitable sources for funding the tour for travel writing. Since private tour operators are huge in numbers so getting positive response becomes easier. Beside this, while planning the tour packages and developing itinerary they are always looking for spicy writers. Stiff competition from similar operators provides more opportunity of success, as a writer.

Tourism Board: This is one of the permanent places to get round the year job of sponsored traveling. Government of a country or state is always concerned about developing the tourism in its area for valuable foreign exchanges and popularity. The tourism board hires writers to write about the personal experience of the place and publishes in their press media to get instant exposure.

Travel Magazines & Blogs:  Though this source may not provide full funds but it is a great way to jump start the career and build reputation in the niche market.




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