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How to Write Great Content the DZone Audience Will Love

Tips for writing interesting and useful content developers and software pros will want to read.

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How do you create an awesome, knowledge-filled piece of content the DZone audience will love?

Top-performing articles are typically:

  • Highly technical, written at the graduate reading level
  • Are not product focused
  • Are over 1,200 words
  • Include flow-chart type images or code samples
  • And provide education value

The most popular types of articles developers like to read are:

  • How-tos / tutorials
  • Opinions
  • Analysis / research

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Writing content with these 8 tips in mind will help you great articles the developer audience will want to read.

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