How To Write A Blog Post – Start With The Headline
by lee33 | on December 29, 2011
Blogging Mini Tips on How To Write a Blog Post Headline
The best place to start answering the question of how to write a blog post is to start with the blog headline.
Writing great blog headlines can be difficult, which is why many bloggers simply don’t bother to do it. However, if you’re willing to learn how to get better at it, you’ll be surprised by how much a good headline can improve your results.
So what’s the secret to writing good headlines?
It’s a combination of things.
But most importantly, it involves thinking like a copywriter and an SEO expert
1. Make a Big Promise
Your blog post may provide very large benefits to your readers.
Example: It might tell them how to use a new Internet marketing technique that is not explained well elsewhere.
However, if you do not communicate this information to your viewers, then they won’t see the benefit and won’t bother to read your entry.
You should always have your desired key word or search phrase in the headline. You want to get found and have people come to your site when they search for that word.
Example: As an example, consider using a headline like:
“Do _____ 3 Times Faster.”
For all readers, this is a simple and tangible benefit and if this is something they want, then there’s a good chance they’ll read the entry.
Here are some other templates that you can use to answer the question – How to write a blog post headline?
Thousands Now (……. ….. …….) Who Never Thought They Could
(…bold claim…) Or Your Money Back
You Don’t Need/Have To (… (what most people think) …) To (… (get desired result) …)
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Posted By Lee Coates