Google , Twitter, mobile and apps are tempting and topical for readers at the moment. What are the headline types that have worked for you? Look forward to hearing your stories, experiences and insights in the comments below.
The power of effective headlines was something I discovered after reading a series of printed marketing guides 20 years ago by Jay Abraham (an American marketing wizard).
I implemented some of his ideas for print media and found they worked.
It also includes dozens of tips to create contagious content that begs to be shared and tempts people to link to your website and blog.
I also reveal the tactics I used to grow my Twitter followers to over 175,000.
You can’t help feeling some magical ingredient is missing, but you don’t know what it is. Even though you never normally read those magazines. You can’t stop yourself taking a quick peek inside.
The urge to pick up the magazine and turn the page is almost impossible to resist.
You need to take consideration of what is happening today to weave into your headline and topic creation.
Facebook was hot last year and the year before that.
Online stores need to create banners with headlines that make people click.
The skill of headline writing is also vital for those important emails that you send out to your subscribers…you want them opened.
But watching my last few weeks of traffic and sharing data it is becoming ho-hum.