Writing articles adds power to your internet marketing punch. There are so many reasons for and benefits to writing articles as part of your internet marketing campaign. It's really unbelievable what writing a simple article can do for your business. If you are like most internet marketers, you may not be a professional writer, and your lack of confidence in your writing ability may make you hesitant to pursue article writing as an internet marketing strategy. However, there are ways around that. You don't have to be a skilled writer to publish exceptional articles that will skyrocket your internet marketing efforts.
There are a number of internet marketing techniques that use articles to drive traffic to your website or that transform a simple, informative website into a money making tool. Articles can be used to stay in contact with customers and to encourage repeat business. They can be used to spark interest and to get people to visit your website. They can be used to enhance linking campaigns. They can boost your search engine rankings. They can be used to promote affiliate programs. And, articles can be used to bring high-paying, pay-per-click advertisements into your webpage so you can make money off the traffic that results from your site visitors clicking on the ads.
Writing professional articles geared to your industry and the needs of customers in your industry can establish you as an expert in your field. When you provide good, useful and practical information about areas of interest to your target market, they will have confidence in you and in your business's ability to understand and fulfill their needs. Writing articles for newsletters to send out to your repeat customers and opt-in subscribers keeps your company and your products or services in their minds and naturally encourage repeat business and referrals.
Writing articles to be published on your own website also boosts search engine rankings improving the effectiveness of your search engine internet marketing campaign. Because the search engines are big on both keyword usage and quality content, articles that provide quality information about a keyword topic can improve your website's performance in the search engines.
Writing articles about a specific topic and sending them via an autoresponder series, or through newsletters to opt-in subscribers are great for promoting affiliate products which can generate income for your business. Last but not least, if you join Google's AdSense program and write high-quality content articles with good keywords, you can generate revenue from Google ads that appear on your website as a result.
Copyright 2005 Jason Tarasi
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