Local marketing tips

Tips For Local Content Creating

Good local writing requires skill - it is not monkeys work.

Good local writing requires skill – it is not monkeys work.

Creating content for any website requires writing skills, obviously; but, what many companies overlook is the need to write for the search engines, as well as your future customers. So today I have decided to do some searching for great articles that will help and inspire your writing skills.

The one major tip I can give is to be aware of the optimization needs but write with style, develop a voice and try and see if there are any viral aspects to the subject of your website. As a reader of many many pages of web content every day, I really appreciate the effort good writers put in to their site. So hopefully you will gain some tips for your local sites from the links below.

Vertical Response’s 5 Copywriting Tips To Enhance The User Experience – good tips and great links inside the article.

Econsultancy’s 30 Powerful Adjectives and Verbs For Eye Catching Headlines – the right clever headline can drive a lot of traffic. It is usually the line used in Tweets and catchy short headlines prompt clicks.

Distilled’s How to Produce High Quality Written Content – starts with a great section on knowing your audience and then goes on to how to write for them.

ProBlogger’s Write Good Content may have been written over 7 years ago but still offers insights.

WikiHow’s How to Write Great Web Content in English (when English isn’t your First Language – may be a simple article but given it is written in English for those who may not be as fluent as a native speaker, it offers good points.

Duct Tape Marketing’s Writing for the Web: Tips, Tricks and Standards is a great example of a guest blog post and has been a reference on a number of occasions.

Local Visibility System’s 16 Ways to Create Unique Local Content for Cities Where You Want To Rank/

Hope these stir your creative side. If you know of any others to recommend drop them in the comments below.

Discover new local marketing insights every week

Image description
show comments form

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *