If you're serious about wanting to increase your profile on the internet, and stand a chance of getting on those first few pages of google or other search engines in the 'organic' or 'free' listings, then you need to consider article marketing as part of your strategy.
Contrary to many people's fears, you don't need to be a pullitzer prize-winning writer to be able to write an article. In fact, many of us have an area of expertise that we can quite happily write about. However, you need to be a little disciplined in the way you structure your articles for maximum impact with search engines. Check out our article on the subject, and the two step-by-step videos on our blog that show you how to set up an e-zine articles account, and make your first article submission.