I saw this article over at Writer’s Digest, and while it was probably written with a traditional freelance writer in mind, the same rules really do apply to web writers writing articles to make a point AND to attract new and timely traffic to your site a.k.a. Opinion Articles.
Remember that writing opinion pieces on a current event in the news (browse Google News for ideas), or of an article by a bigger company in your niche, is a good way of standing out, making a name for yourself, and tapping into the traffic generated from the original event.
Check out the full article here: http://writersdigest.com/article/10-rules-for-writing-opinion-pieces/
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