Preparing a big essay and publishing it with the hope of getting number of readers is totally worthless. It only creates devastating results where you neither find any reader, comment nor any social network sharing. As a result the writer loses his/her confidence and did not get motivational sources to produce great content anymore. So only right and precious words can help you attract your potential audiences.
Instead of spending hours in perfecting writing skills, the writer must follow the following easy solutions, where writing less and styling more of text attract readers effectively and hold their attention.
#1. Web searchers have less patience
A surprising result coming out from a research is that more than 70% of web users only scan the websites instead of reading them thoroughly. When a searcher looks for a particular subject on internet, he/she simply clicks away the websites and pages randomly until he/she gets the right information. So it is necessary to engage your readers to read your contents and interact with the provided information.
#2. Prepare lively write-ups
Writing English in real sense is totally different from what we have learned in our composition classes. Follow that style of writing which is easily understandable by online visitors. Don’t be disheartened and accept the fact that people will always scan more rather than showing interest in reading.
While you are preparing any intricate topic then break it into series to make your reader understand it properly and let your readers coming back again and again to your site for successive posts. Prepare the content in inverted pyramid style which has been used in journalistic style of writing in media houses. It helps the readers to get their information instantly at the first line and then the supported points for a detail description. Combine your write-ups with easy design techniques to make it more users friendly and watch out for a huge traffic engagement.
#3. Give breaks to your post
Make your contents more readable by breaking it into several series and paragraphs. So that you can cover the complex content into several easy series by adding more ideas. Don’t write more sentences in your paragraphs. Make is short and simple with 4/5 sentences to connect your readers with the actual subject.
#4. Define breaking with subheads
Strong headline is enough to drag visitor’s attention. But to keep reusing the same interest in readers use subheads. Subheads distinctively support your writing sense by maintaining the relevancy with headlines. Make your sub headlines small, informative by maintaining the relevancy with the content and headline. Your point is to make your content interesting to gather more traffic.
#5. Use bullets for easy reading
By using bullets you can concise your content. Instead of writing a big paragraph, if you can write the contents with the use of points, then it will be easier for your readers to understand the concept. However the bullets grasp visitors’ attention more compare to paragraphs. It also gives a visual break to your readers by making it more interesting.
#6. Use captions
Images are a great tool to draw the reader’s attention and even studies says that images with the great caption make readers go through the content. So provide 2/3 catchy caption lines in your contents to make your write up more interesting.
#7. Worthy links to maintain relevancy
Internal links and external links provide great value to your readership. Use these links in your content to extend your reader’s understanding about your content and which information you want to portray.
#8. Relevance of strategic formatting
Bold your important concepts to let your readers scan through and pick up the most important information at a glance. Emphasize and highlight on key points instead of a whole paragraph to attract your readers.
#9. Importance of using numbers
Like bullets use numbers to make your content more effective. The numbers attract readers’ attention and increase your content value. Numbering your long contents will make people go through it easily.
#10. Confirm your dual readership path
By using most interesting and relevant words in your contents, let your readers to go through it and make them regular to your site.
Most people are aware of these points but it slips from the mind during preparing great content. So go through all the must-to-do points and prepare great contents out of it.