Wikipedia marketing is a popular marketing approach in the present markets and every other business is willing to pay high investments to get their business name on Wikipedia. The hype for Wikipedia is not unreasonable as this marketing strategy actually pays off if made to function efficiently. However, some of the businesses that work on a small scale do not have the budget for hiring professional Wikipedia experts and thus, they find it difficult to adopt Wikipedia marketing for their business.
To resolve this problem and make Wikipedia an approachable platform for all sizes of businesses, this article is presenting the procedure for making a Wikipedia page successfully without putting in any monetary investments. Wikipedia allow all of its visitors and users to contribute to its articles and so, anyone can make a Wikipedia page without any difficulty if they have the right approach. Creating a page on Wikipedia demands good writing and research skills. If you or your marketing agent have the potential to write efficiently, you can try your luck at creating a Wikipedia page all by yourself.
Below are the details about how to create a Wikipedia page. Follow the instructions thoroughly to get published on the site of Wikipedia successfully.
Start with Making an Account
Make an account on the Wikipedia before you move to any other step. A Wikipedia account can be made simply by visiting the site and clicking on the option for signing up. Provide correct credentials for the account creation to avoid any hindrance in future. Remember that incorrect credentials for account making can lead to permanent IP blockage.
Research and Collection of Data
The next step is to collect data for the article that you are going to write for your business promotion. Pick all the history of your business from its conceiving point and note it down. Collect the evidences and references for proving your provided data as true wherever needed. Also, your collected evidences and references should include a good number of mentioning of your business on the national TV and press releases. That is because it will fulfill the Wikipedia’s criteria for notability that every business that wants to get published has to accomplish.
Write and Edit the Drafts!
Once you are done with the extensive and thorough research phase, start working on developing your first draft. Find a reference Wikipedia page for making it easy for you. Put the information in a good order and keep editing the draft over and over for avoiding any mistakes. Make sure you have covered all the areas about your business and have included keywords that will optimize the search engines. After completing the final edits and reviewing, you can send the article to the Wikipedia article for publishing.
If you get succeeded in the first attempt, be glad and monitor your page to avoid deletion due to any external or internal claims or edits. However, if you fail in the first attempt, do not stop here and keep trying to improve. It normally takes a few attempts even if the professionals do the task.