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How to write a Travel Article, travel writing basics, Do's and Don'ts, article syndication, inverted pyramid method, an idiot abroad, distibuting articles.

How to write a Travel Article, travel writing basics, Do's and Don'ts, article syndication, inverted pyramid method, an idiot abroad, distibuting articles.

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  • How to become an Travel Article Writing Genius
  • Why bother with writing articles?
  • Social media is…
  • Writing article titles
  • The inverted pyramid approach
  • Blogs/Articles turn readers into customers & existing customers into lifetime clients Increases rankings in search engines Drives web traffic Increases credibility, brand awareness Seen by loads of people
  • Things to do when writing articles
  • Things not to do when writing articles
  • Use multiple social media tools syndication sites to distribute your articles
  • Some great travel writers online ….
  • Top travel blogs http://www.invesp.com/blog-rank/General_Travel
  • Introducing Nomadic Matt
  • World Traveller has Klout
  • Useful article writing resources
  • Transcript

    • 1. How to become an Travel Article Writing Genius Illustrated by Karl Pilkington an Idiot Abroad
    • 2. What is Article Writing?
      • What’s in it for me?
      • What is Article Writing?
      • How to do it
      • Case studies
      • Measuring ROI
    • 3. Why articles/blogs? = Sales What’s in it for me?
    • 4. What’s in it for me?
      • Web searchers are looking for information…
      • More information = clicks to website
      • More clicks = more enquiries
      • More links = higher rank in Google
      • More relevant people visiting site
      • More relevant the article topic = higher your site will rank for keywords
      • More customers for you!
    • 5. Article writing is… Article marketing is a type of advertising in which businesses write short articles related to their industry.
    • 6. How to…
    • 7. Article writing basics
      • Keep an idea list
      • Use bullet points
      • Determine your topic & audience
      • Do your research
      • Compile a list of sources
      • Write a summary & draft
      • Check it, add a picture
      • Submit it
    • 8. Article writing basics
      • Create articles of 400-500 words
      • 1 target keyword in title
      • Anchor text link at bottom
    • 9. Article Titles
      • These generate the most links….
      • What is
      • How to
      • 5 Reasons To
      • Top 10
      • How much is
      • Your essential guide to
      • What you didn’t know about
    • 10. Article Writers use the Inverted Pyramid method
    • 11.  
    • 12. Why bother?
      • Blogs/Articles turn readers into customers & existing customers into lifetime clients
      • Increases rankings in search engines
      • Drives web traffic
      • Increases credibility, brand awareness
      • Seen by loads of people
    • 13. Do’s
      • Impart your expert tips and knowledge
      • Be clear and concise: use of bulleted lists
      • Use Bold and Italics to draw the eye
      • Put links at bottom to drive traffic
      • Entice & engage your reader
    • 14. Don'ts
      • Pitch - sales pitches will not get published
      • Create keyword anchor text links in your article body
    • 15. Submit your completed article . Articles for the Newsroom…
    • 16. Article Syndication
    • 17. Case Studies & Influencers…
    • 18. Top travel blogs http://www.invesp.com/blog-rank/General_Travel
    • 19.  
    • 20.  
    • 21. Useful resources
      • Wikipedia – how to write better articles
      • How to Write an Article in 20 Minutes – Copy blogger
      • SEO Advice : Writing useful articles that readers will love
      • Top 50 Article Directories by Traffic, Pagerank
    • 22. Travel writers are Experts Abroad Not Idiots Abroad…
    • 23. @webyogi www.webyogi.co.uk Thanks! Happy Writing ;-)