Are You Creating The Best Attention-Grabbing Headlines?
by Free Yourself Today | on October 6, 2012
Do You find yourself wondering how to create perfect headlines for your content?
With the ever-increasing marketing of information, it is getting more competitive to grab a reader’s attention. Most people are very busy and choose what they read very selectively. If you want to be able to compete with others in your market, you must know what it takes to create attention grabbing headlines.
Check out this great article giving you some valuable advice.
Internet users have short attention spans. If you want to get noticed, you have to do it quickly or else they will move on to another site within seconds. They need to be convinced that you have a solution to their problem, an answer to their question or a product for their need. To do that, you need to have an attention-grabbing headline.
So how did you fare? Were you like me and realized that I’ve been doing a few things wrong in creating my headlines?
No worries, that’s what articles like these are supposed to do: train you, teach you and give you some great ideas on how to improve.
The section of this article that most stuck out for me was the section about empowering your reader not only through your headlines and what you provide, but by actually understanding and knowing your target reader.
Empower the Reader
Readers want to feel like they have control and that they matter. You is a strong word to use in headlines. It is a way for you to speak to your readers on a personal level. Use your headline as a way to tell them that you are interested in helping him or her with the issue they are facing or that you have the product they need.
Use headlines that speak directly to the reader, such as How to Lose Your Baby Weight.
Other headlines that are powerful are those that:
- Ask a question- Do You Want to Earn $500 a Day?
- Make a promise- Earn $500 Today!
- Are newsworthy- New System Promises $500 Daily Profit
When you start creating your headlines, you need to know your audience. Who are you talking to? Each target audience responds differently to certain headlines. Make sure you are writing a headline that appeals to that target if you want to hit your mark.
Remember to use benefits of your product or service when working out your headlines. You are going to capture their attention quicker and keep if you explain how what you are offering benefits them. Check out this very helpful tip mentioned the article above:
Take time to write out a page of headlines. This is a great way to practice writing them, plus you will already have a number of headlines to choose from whenever you need it. Having a list of headlines is also helpful when you need to write new content but aren’t sure what to write about. Just pick a headline and go with it.
The headline is the most important piece of your marketing content. It is the first thing a potential customer will see. Spend time creating headlines and before long you will write selling headlines with little effort.
As you can see, creating headlines for your content doesn’t have to be overwhelming. With a little thought and effort, you can create captivating headlines that help you stand out from your competition.
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What process do you use to come up with GREAT headlines?