(Infographic) 11 Most Common Mistakes in Writing Web Content

Content Marketing
  • "Content is king." This statement has been around for quite some time now, and the vast majority definitely agrees with it.
  • But in the digital era there are quite a few mistakes people make while writing web content.
  • In order to help you avoid those, we present you some of the most commonly made mistakes in web content writing with an infographic.

mistakes in writing web content

Every piece of content you produce and upload to the web represents your expertise. If you’re reading this, chances are you know that writing web content is tricky as it requires superb skills to make the content original. Why should the content comply with this requirement? Because Internet searchers are looking for unique information that will help them to solve their problems.

Wait a minute. Solve their problems? How are you supposed to know these things? Does this mean that for a writer, the learning process of the target audience and new skills doesn’t ever stop?


For a creative medium like web content writing, there are a number of parts of the equation that define the success.

  1. Certainly, you need a natural talent,
  2. After that, you need regular hard work,
  3. And thirdly, you definitely need continuous education.

For example, the third aspect involves educating yourself about the most common mistakes committed by web content writers. Given that writing this type of content is pretty hard, it’s no wonder that so many people, including experienced ones, make mistakes. In turn, they can undermine the quality of writing, which is bad news if you want to attract a lot of readers.

So what are these mistakes in web content writing?

Thanks to a great job by designers from Pro Writing we can review them in the infographic below. It will help you to avoid some major flaws that failed many writers before you. For example, it describes how to avoid a writer’s block and explains why you need to provide evidence for every claim you make. In other words, you could pick some pretty handy pointers there.

Make sure that you don’t commit these mistakes, and, soon enough, Internet searchers will be looking for your unique and helpful articles. 

(Infographic) 11 Most Common Mistakes in Writing Web Content

Lucy Benton

Lucy Benton is a marketing specialist, business consultant and helps people to turn their dreams into the profitable business. Now she is writing for marketing and business resources. Also, Lucy has her own blog ProWritingPartner where you can check her last publications.

Comments (1)
Jef Lippiatt

Jef Lippiatt, Owner at Startup Chucktown

Very helpful article. I had a minor typo in an article I posted yesterday. I had even taken time to reread it. I don't currently have the luxury or timeliness of an editor, so I'm going to start rereading articles at least 2 times. Hopefully that will reduce the mistakes.