When writing blog posts often the hardest part is creating a title that will draw readers into to read your content. What if I told you there are three (yes, 3) easy steps that you can do every time to guarantee that you are writing a title that is attention grabbing? You would read that post wouldn’t you? Let me tell you why.
Step 1 for Attention Grabbing Blog Post Titles: Address the Problem
The first step to writing to amazing titles is to identify the problem that you are going to solve for you readers. That seems easy enough. Take this post title, “How to Write Attention Grabbing Blog Post Titles in 3 Easy Steps”. You know exactly what the problem is, writing attention grabbing blog post titles. Sometimes it really is that simple. Add a simple “How To” to the beginning of the post and your potential readers knows exactly what they are in for.
Step 2 for Attention Grabbing Blog Post Titles: Be Specific
The second step to writing attention grabbing headlines is to break it down even further. The more information you give your reader in the title the more likely they are to click the link and read your post. This title tells you that you will be able to do this 3 easy steps. Not only did I tell you how many steps it would take you to write an amazing blog post title but I also told you that they would be easy. Because the last you want after pouring your soul into a great blog post is to spend another hour crafting the perfect title.
Step 3 forAttention Grabbing Blog Post Titles: Create a Visual
The third and final step to creating truly amazing blog post titles to sprinkle it with descriptive words. I could have named this blog post, “How to Write Blog Post Titles” and sure that solves the problem but it doesn’t tell you much more and you probably won’t want to read something that doesn’t give a bit more of a heads up. By adding “Attention Grabbing” and “Easy” to the title you know a lot more about what is coming you know that you are going to create blog posts that make readers want to click the link when they see it pop up in their social media news feed.
Now that you have made it to the end of this post, I would love to hear why you found this blog post and decided to read it in the comments below. Then I would love for you to come back and share how you were able to use these super easy steps in your next blog post.