Increase Your Article And Content Writing Speed

Last Update: October 05, 2013

Writing content for your website or an an article directory can be time consuming. Here are a few practical tips to increase your speed over time.

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Jonicas Premium
Hi there,

Thank you for sharing, will print it on a A3 sheet to look at it whilst I get ready to rumble! ... Ups WRITE!

To Our Success Online,
Jonicas
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BIS Premium
Thank you. Glad you like it
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LadyOdd Premium
This is great! It's gonna help me bring down my time i think. Thank you
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hart48 Premium
Another great job!
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BIS Premium
Thanks Betty
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pbar47 Premium
Writing regularly Or at least trying to
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BIS Premium
Keep at it and don't worry if you suddenly have a break. Just pick it up again as quickly as you can.
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pbar47 Premium
I will do just that Thanks Ms Bis
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alexisnilo Premium
Hi, Biz. Thank you, that´s great.
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BIS Premium
Thank you. Glad you enjoyed it.
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MochaJava Premium
Nice visual! I'll try it! Thanks!
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BIS Premium
Thanks. Hope it helps your writing.
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Joshua0853 Premium
Very helpful information. Thanks for posting.
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BIS Premium
Thanks Joshua
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yasin Premium
Thanks for posting, Beverly.
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BIS Premium
Thanks Yasin
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mc7791 Premium
very helpful. thank you
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BIS Premium
Thanks for taking the time to look and comment
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sueinoz Premium
Thanks for the information - great in visual mode.
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BIS Premium
Thank you - glad you found it useful.
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khoom Premium
This info-graphic is invaluable as I am not good in writing articles. I have printed it out for my learning. I need to practice more with this. Thanks for sharing.
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BIS Premium
Thank you. Good luck with your writing.
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Marlene Wheeler Premium
Loved your presentation, short and to the point and not tiresome to read because of your visuals.
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BIS Premium
Thank you Marlene - Glad you liked it. I'm keen on exploring different ways of absorbing information as quickly as possible.
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famous Premium
This is the same advice I got in high school when writing term papers. All of them turned out bad because I didn't listen. Took decades for me to do what they said. Thanks for the reminder.
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BIS Premium
LoL - My father taught me that good advice is generally ignored. We have to find out for ourselves (even if it does take decades!)
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stcajo67 Premium
My God this is great advice. Articles were my main tool a couple years ago and I believe they will be again.
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BIS Premium
Thank you. Glad you enjoyed it.
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Jewelz Premium
Wow, awesome, now put it to practice....lol very good!! ALL of it!!
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BIS Premium
Thanks Jewelz.
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veronica.l Premium
Great advice Beverley!
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BIS Premium
Thanks Vicky
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Shields Premium
This is exceptional as are all of your articles. Keep working away at teaching others how to do it easily and well. I'm sure everyone is grateful for your help!
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BIS Premium
Thanks for the kind words. Much appreciated.
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tinamarie Premium
Hi Beverley, perfectly laid out! Thank YOU! Tina
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BIS Premium
Thanks Tina. Glad you like it.
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pcblogger Premium
Great pictorial representation Beverly.. I totally loved this... which software did you use to create this?
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BIS Premium
Thank you.

I used easel.ly It's free to use.
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FMillionaire Premium
Hi Beverley, your information is very nicely displayed. Thanks for sharing, Paul
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BIS Premium
Thanks Paul.
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rickbcf1 Premium
The infographic you've given is very clear and is a great help. Thanks a lot.
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BIS Premium
Thanks Rick. Glad you liked it.
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Visions Premium
I appreciate this Beverley. To the point. Thanks for sharing.

Diane
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BIS Premium
Thanks Diane. Glad you enjoyed it.
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Freedomseekr Premium
Great advice! Every point you make here makes very good sense in getting things accomplished when writing. Thanks for sharing!
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BIS Premium
Thank you. Glad you liked it.
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rebeccas Premium
Another winner, Beverley...clear, concise, informative and original in an interesting format...excellent content both to learn from and put into pratice.
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BIS Premium
Thanks Rebecca. I'm am just trying to experiment at the moment on different ways to produce them.
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pbar47 Premium
Oh bis this is great I am currently experiencing severe writers block but I keep trying to churn out content, sometimes I am not sure if it is any good. I'll try and work with some of your ideas. I know that sometimes when I am looking for ideas I will sometimes GET an idea. and writing then fixing is a great idea and one I employed yesterday in the power writing lesson\. Worked, but I am not sure about the quality of my content> I am trying to reach beginners such as myself.
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BIS Premium
Thank you. One thing you need to do is try and relax or the writer's block will only get worse. And don't worry about trying to write the perfect article or post. Just write. Undoubtedly some things will work better than others. If you're trying to appeal to beginners like yourself - then you know what you've experienced so just share that.
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nancykaye Premium
An excellent article. Every point was relevant and clearly stated.
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BIS Premium
Thanks for the compliment. Glad you enjoyed it.
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Shaquinho Premium
Thanks for sharing! A very good reminder:-)
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BIS Premium
Thanks Marc.
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andrefost Premium
Thanks BIS you have outdone yourself again, my wall is going to plastered real soon with your tips.
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BIS Premium
Thanks Andre. Glad you're enjoying them.
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David_S Premium
This is terrific! It will help so many people trying to write articles,
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BIS Premium
Thanks David.
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lanesamarie Premium
Being a visual person this works perfectly for me, thanks Beverley:)
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BIS Premium
Thanks Nenita. Glad you like it.
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Paul Dean Premium
More brilliance. I hope you realise that if I had your brains and ability I could do all of this myself! Unfortunately I have neither. Thanks as always Beverley.
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BIS Premium
LoL - Nor can I but thank you for the compliment. And anyway - I really like your sites and you'll get where you want to be with all this.
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talimont1 Premium
THANKS BIS! Great stuff to keep in mind! Keep it flowing!
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BIS Premium
Thanks - both of you. Glad you enjoyed it.
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DarleneJones Premium
BIS you are a life saver with these. I think this is my worst area (writing). especially with staying organized and not distracted. The ideas part I always do. I always carry a notebook and pencils to jot stuff down when I can't get to the computer.
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BIS Premium
Thanks Darlene. There' s obviously quite a crowd of us who carry around notebooks - even though we have all that technology. I find them invaluable.
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DarleneJones Premium
so do I. I've been known to pull off the road to jot stuff down :)
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flbuc Premium
This one concept when internalized will save me hundreds of hrs of work over the course of a year and you are the one to thank. With this and other things I've seen from you in the last few days I am now a follower and you are a tremendous ambassador.
John
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BIS Premium
Thanks John - that's really kind of you to say so. I hope that you will find it a good reminder over the coming weeks and months.
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wendyk Premium
These are all great tips.
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BIS Premium
Thanks Wendy.
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Max Pan Premium
Needed this, thanks for the tips!
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BIS Premium
Thanks Max. Hope you find them useful.
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bprsawford Premium
Great tips BIS. I have been writing books for a short while now and by trial and error I have found I have been doing a lot of what you recommend here, this has come about because at first I was just writing and waiting to see where the book went, now using these techniques my books has a start, middle and end, before I start writing, I call it my "book map", so guys dont do what I did, follow BIS's advice and your work will flow plus you wont get writers block!
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BIS Premium
Hi Bernie. Thanks for commenting. I like the term " Book map" - that's one I shall adopt from now on. That perfectly captures the process. - Thanks.
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fisheagle Premium
You could share a bit of that "book map" with us that would be great, would just re-enforce what Beverley has put in this info grafic
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bprsawford Premium
Hi Fisheagle, I am just starting a new book and this is the very basic book map:

Colonic Irrigation Book Map

colonic irrigation also called colon hydrotherapy

The history, background, medical research

In it’s most basic form is an ……….

Why the new fancy name

What qualifications do you need to have to practice

Why is the new method any better than ……..

Do you get a benefit
What the clients say good and bad

What are the costs

What methods are used

Are there any dangers

The pros and cons

Who should you use and why

Is there a natural way (yes there is)

Summary

This is the bones then as new ideas come to mind I add them to the map, but only if they fit in the map to get me to my end target! This will be a 10 to 12 page book part of my mini series on "healing mind and body - naturally". A larger book might need more to the map by breaking down the sections into sub sections.

Hope this helps.
To your success!
Bernie
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fisheagle Premium
Thanks Bernie, that is quite informative, it is basically about putting basic ideas down and then building up from there, cool. Could be useful for post and article writing, Thanks again, David
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teambuild Premium
Great tips BIS, I especially like the avoid distractions and never save a good idea for later. I used to do that a lot then I would forget what it was, now when that happens I have a notebook with me all the time and jot it down no matter how small it is.
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BIS Premium
LoL - From the comments below it seems there's quite a few of us who always have a notebook with us. It's an effective strategy.
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hart48 Premium
Wonderful tips and get visual. Love visuals.
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BIS Premium
Thanks Betty. Glad you enjoyed it.
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bryonbrewer Premium
I especially like the "Never save a good idea for later" one. The amount of times I've done that and lost the moment.
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BIS Premium
Me too Dom and I kick myself later.
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You've got these Infographics down pat. I like them, very easy on the eyes.
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BIS Premium
Thanks Meredith. It's something I keep experimenting with - just to see what works and what doesn't.
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skiergal Premium
Beverley great tips. I like the visual.
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BIS Premium
Thanks very much. Glad you enjoyed it.
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xcfastdude Premium
Haha for me I'm always thinking of stuff to write about when I'm working out or running errands. I think since I'm an introvert, I'm very observant which helps a lot with my writing. I often think of such random stuff to write down.

One thing that a former english teacher advised me to do is to bring a journal or notebook with me at all times (maybe leave it in the car or something if I'm out and about). That way when a good idea pops up, I can jot it down before I forget about it.
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BIS Premium
Like you I always carry a notebook because you just don't know when that idea will pop into your head. I also have one in every room in my house too - so I don't miss an idea to write it down because however much we tell ourselves we'll remember, we rarely do.
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Rick Jantz Premium
The recommendations just pop off the page. Caused me to pause with the "never save a good idea" phrase but the explanation helped. Another great job.
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BIS Premium
Thanks Rick
I know- I was bit shocked too by the never save a good idea too when I first came across it - but actually I think it's a good philosophy for writing. I can remember many occasions when I have had a good idea and 'missed the boat' with writing because I put it off.
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ViFinlay59 Premium
My Gosh you are a brat Biz........whether you like it or not........awesome blog/post. Maybe gonna be as good as you are some day.
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dazzlefish Premium
Really like the format. Easy to grab key ideas without extra reading
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BIS Premium
Thanks very much. Glad you enjoyed it. I too am fond of things where I can quickly grab ideas.
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kws123 Premium
Rules were made to be broken especially in writing- you can turn it into a dreaded job by restricting yourself to too many guidelines. To me writing is a pleasure that just gets better with practice, but what works for me may not work for you.
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BIS Premium
Totally agree with you. Yes rules were made to be broken and everyone has to find what works for them. It's definitely a journey of trial and error.
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