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Persuasive Writing Examples
Techniques/Advice for Persuasive Writng
EBSCO/Explora article: A Bare Bones Guide to Persuasive Writing
The article presents information on persuasive writing. In this case, the writer take a position on an issue and convince the audience or the reader about his position. The art of persuasion is more like the art of debate. One can begin by stating one's opinion and then present evidence to support it. The author also offers eight techniques to become an effective persuasive writer.
EBSCO/Explora article: How Advertisers Persuade
Discusses the art of persuasive writing used in advertising. Writing testimonials; Stories in slice-of-life advertisements; Demonstration as a advertising technique.
Persuasive Words and Phrases
Here are some words and phrases that may come in handy for a persuasive essay.
Pro/Con Argument Resources