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Writing an Article

Those who write articles on ordinary basis, call it an easy job. But a newbie may face some problems. To help you out, we decided to post guidelines on writing an article. For this purpose we’ve examined online tips for writing, united them, and added our professional writing help.
1. How to Write an Article

Definition:
An article is a piece of writing that investigates an interesting topic. It has to be written in a clear, expository style, and has to be interesting to a wide range of readers.
General guidelines:

– think about a topic;
– if needed, do some researches; try to look for interesting, but not commonly know facts that can be informative;
– write down your thoughts.

Our tips on article writing:
Don’t prepare yourself for an exhausting and hard-to-accomplish job. An article is shorter than a research paper, and can be a lot of fun if you relax and just give it your best.
Be simple.
Try to reach for people’s interests. Think about things that are common to your surrounding.
2. How to Write an Article. The Heading

Definition:

The heading is a summary of your article.

General guidelines:

– try to summarize an article in three-four words;
– if you are not sure what your writing is going to be about, write a workable heading that you can change or alter afterwards.

Our tips on article writing:
Headings for news articles should be informative.
Headings for amusing articles can and should be intriguing.
Headings don’t have to be long. They also shouldn’t contain unfamiliar words, or terminology.
3. How to Write an Article. The Lead

Definition:

Leads identify narrow topics.

General guidelines:

– a lead summarizes the topic while saying to the reader that some conflict exists;
– it gives the reader motivations to read an article;
– try to stay with three sentences in your lead;
– for short articles, a lead can be one sentence long.

Our tips on article writing:
For informative heading leads can be either informative, or motivating. For motivating headings leads have to be informative, for at least one part of this dual structure has to tell the readers what is going on.
4. How to Write an Article. The Conclusion at the Top

Definition:

A conclusion at the top is especially essential for informative articles. It gives the reader all the necessary information about a problem that the writing is about.

General guidelines:

– tell the reader that facts, reasoning and investigation have yielded a result that affects them;

Our tips on article writing:
Eliminate unimportant information, long sentences, unfamiliar words, and everything that can turn a short summary into a long storytelling.
5. How to Write an Article. Body Paragraphs and Headings

Definition:

These requisites will explain your findings and allow you to make a case.

General guidelines:

– body paragraphs are called expository because they explain facts and events, or certain points to the readers;
– expository paragraphs begin with topic sentences that signal the beginning of a new thought;
– next sentences support the topic sentence with reasonable data;
– expository paragraphs in articles usually have from four to five sentences;
– add additional sentences if you need to support your paragraph’s topic further;
– start with the most interesting information;
– an article allows you to explain something that no one has solved before;
– write an ending using less formal language and a clever statement.

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  1. June 18, 2009 at 7:43 pm

    now I’ll stay in touch..

  2. July 3, 2009 at 11:02 am

    well.. it’s like I said!

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