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How To Write An Internet Press Release Part

Press Release

Press release are a great way to let the entire internet world about something big that just happened or something big that is about to happen. Maybe your organization has just won a major award for something. Or maybe you are about to launch a new product. Press releases get indexed by the search engines and help you to achieve your number one goal and that is to drive traffic to your site or sit...

How to use punctuation marks

punctuation marks

Punctuation is a subject that many people find difficult but is very important for a writer to understand, master and apply correctly. Not all of the sections here relate to punctuation marks specifically, but the subjects are related. Full stops / Periods Full stops, also known as ‘periods’ in American English, are used to mark the end of a sentence. An additional use is to highlight an abbre...

Good Quality Writing is a Key to Todays Internet Success

Good Quality Writing

If you're involved in the running or design of a website these days, you will undoubtedly have wondered at some time how to increase the traffic to your pages. Bloggers all over the world are wondering every day how they can propel their blog pages to internet stardom by gaining huge amounts of visitor traffic. Although the art of Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) is still largely a black art to m...

Getting Started with an Effective Article Marketing Strategy

Article Marketing Strategy

Article marketing has become an accepted and successful means of generating website traffic or establishing yourself as a niche expert on the internet. Looking at the forums for web copywriters and Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) specialists, there is still a lot of confusion in many people's minds on exactly how to embark on this. You need a strategy. This article will hopefully give you some ...

Ebay auction description writing

Ebay auction

How many times have you opened an auction in Ebay and been put off by a poor auction description? Lots of times I'll bet. The auction description, especially on Ebay, is a fundamental part of achieving a successful sale. If the description isn't right, no amount of pictures or repricing will get your item sold. So where do people go wrong? Firstly, make sure the standard of your writing is good....

Copyright in writing

Copyright in writing

Copyright is an important issue that all writers need to familiarise themselves with, for their own protection. Copyright applies to many different forms of creativity, but we are primarily interested here in how it applies to written works: also referred to as literary works. Copyright is a form of legal protection for the creator of a written literary work. In general, it affords the creator ...

Commonly Misquoted Phrases and Sayings aka Eggcorns

Misquoted Phrases

There can be fewer more embarassing things as a writer, than to realise that something you have written and published contains a glaring error. It's especially embarassing when it's a simple mistake or if it makes you look stupid. One of the greatest pitfalls, and sources and of potential embarassment, is when you get a figure of speech wrong, either through ignorance or just through a plain old t...

Article Writing – How to Choose an Article Title That is Effective

Article Title

Once you have determined the subject of your article, you can write the title to the article. Now one thing is really important when determining the title of your article. The title of your article must be exactly related to what the article is going to address. If is it is not directly related to the subject matter of the article, then people who click into the article to read about the title’s...

Checking Your Facts on the Internet

Beginning Writer

With more and more writers using the internet as a source of information and facts, it has become imperative to ensure that what you read, use or cite is actually accurate. Few things can be more embarrassing for a writer than being told that the information you've based your writing upon is flawed. The internet can be a risky place to look for information these days. Despite there being many exc...

10 Ways to Become a More Confident Writer

Confident Writer

A lack of confidence in your own writing can be quite common when you first start writing professionally, and can still occasionally hit even the most hardened pro. As with writer's block, writing confidently is as much to do with your state of mind as your ability; there are techniques that can help relax your writing anxiety and help you compose words in a flowing, lucid manner. Here are ten wa...