Originally Posted by chadcharlie
Lastly, I've found that in today's Web, people don't "read" as much. Long word counts get skimmed over, as in my reply is getting lengthy, so more people are likely to not read it
And secondly, in my Lastly, branding something as an Article, might get it taken as more informative by a reader.
Hahaha, not only I had the same experience but I have noticed that I do exactly the same (stay away from large blocks of text) unless it is something I am madly interested in.
With the above reflection I do my research and write very specific shorter articles (about 1 page in Word) instead of one very long one with all details.