Here are a few things I learned after publishing my own research papers. I recommend these to students who are ready to embark into a research career. Studies have shown that publishing research articles is the only way of success in academia (see “Publish or Perish“).
Writing research papers can be extremely daunting. It is quite normal to get a rejection or major revision for your first paper. If there are constructive comments from the reviewer, you still have a chance to get it published. Some useful hints are:-