Content writing is an art that appears easy but is not every one’s cup of tea in reality. To make your content readable requires you to focus on minute details and present the topic beautifully. If you are already careful enough to delve deeper into the nuisance of content writing, you are already a seasoned content writing. Congrats! If you are a beginner or in a learning phase like me, then some of the aspects are worth giving importance.
1. Understand client requirement
Whether you are contacting with the end client or an intermediary, your understanding about the requirement MUST be clear. From font size, to font name, reference links to the inclusion of vital statistics, you need to incorporate all the aspects as per the instructions of your client.
2. Timely Delivery
Are you efficient enough to deliver the content work on time? This is one aspect, which could make or break your reputation in the content marketing industry. If the client wants you to do bulk work, and you are in a situation to handle only few of them, then clarify it. Even better if you give your own timeline, and let the client to decide if wants to assign the work. But, if you get the work, then you ought to deliver on time strictly.
3. Quality rules
Do not write just anything for the sake of fulfilling the requisite word counts. Whatever you write, it must be original (plagiarism free), appealing, informative and readable. Mistakes like typo errors, grammatical glitches, word repetition, incorrect sentence, etc. are a hell NO.
4. Information matters
If your task is to write about Philips bulbs, then writing about the features of Syska won’t help your content. It will instead intimidate the client and repel your potential readers from trusting your words. The information must be to-the-point, relevant and correct, any scope for error is beyond tolerance.
5. Know your worth
The market of content writing is witnessing an unprecedented saturation where writers don’t mind working for peanuts. If you believe in yourself and know that you can come out with the best content, then you must know your worth as well. If the client realizes the power of your creativity, he/she will definitely abide by your rates.
This topic is so descriptive that I could go endless on mentioning the points. But, respecting the limitation of this space, let’s cut the things short. Hopefully, we will discuss many more informative tips on content writing in the better future.