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We all face difficulties in expressing our thoughts. Here are a few pointers which will help a person to write great articles in just 30 mins.
Step 1: Define the headline
When you write the articles ask yourself 3 questions:
If any of the answer is yes, then you got a nice topic. Next you need to define the headline. Few good characteristics of a good headline are as follows:
Step 2: Write the subheads
After the headline is defined, write clearly the sub-heads of your blog. As an example for "5 easy ways for CISO to build a brand", the subheads are the ones which are marked in bold. In this blog the subheads are: Step 1: Define the headline; Step 2: Write the subheads etc
It is important that subheads are short and precise.
Step 3: Add content. (Short and sweet)
You can now write the introduction and the explanation for each of the subhead. You can also add some concluding remarks if essentials. The most important point is that people are busy, so shorter the better.
Few secrets to write blogs quickly
Post Topic Ideas:
Example Post Topics (using below "topic" & "sub-topic help text"):
Sub Topics & Help Text (for each "topic domain" above):
|Introduction||Brief description of the domain. Why do you need this solution? Which type of organization needs such solution? Which are the key drivers for adoption? Are there any compliance, regulations or standards that makes the solution mandatory?|
Technology & Solutions
What technologies / solutions are available ? , Pros - Cons for each technology / Solutions , Which technology / solution should you adopt and how should a CISO choose?
|Market Scenario & Future Trend||
Market Landscape / Forecast , Current/Future trends in market.
|How to choose a vendor?||How to define your requirement ? , What are the decision parameters / tips for choosing vendor ? , Questions to ask vendor for evaluating the offering/Vendor Evaluation Checklist , Top mistakes to avoid while selecting a vendor ?|
How to implement ? Top 5 steps during the implementation of the project ? , What measures to be taken before and after implementation ? ,What are the challenges in integrating with existing information systems ? , Best practices for implementation .
Descriptive analysis of end to end solution implemented. (Company Background | Business Challenges | Attempt and Failures | How Solution was chosen ? | How was problem solved ? | Results ) .
Books, Top Online Resources, Forums / Communities.