Ever wake up one morning at 3am, decide to wake your computer from hibernation, carefully go down steps one by one, making sure to hold onto the railing with both hands, think you’re on the last step when you’re really on the 3rd…
… and find yourself flat on your back as gravity decided to wreak its torment on you?
If not, allow me to reassure you – the above is definitely NOT recommended!
However, devising lusciously yummy blog post titles that get sky-walker high clickthru rates *is*!
has not 1, not 2, but 21+(!) rather fantastic examples of this glorious art.
Not only that, but each blog title shared is accompanied by *why* it appeals to audiences.
Some illustrations include:
1. How To Create A Blog In 5 Minutes
How2CreateWebsite’s blog post titled “How to Create a Blog in 5 Minutes” has an incredible click-through rate of 45%. (I can vouch for this as this link shows up in a number of my posts)
4. Top 10 Hackathon Ideas 2018
“For us, it really worked because we kept the title short, we’ve used power words “ideas” which made the user click,” says Rajnish Kumar.
10. How to Integrate Shopify With WordPress
“While there are many gimmicks to posts with highest click-through rates this page performs not only as our highest CTR blog post but the second-best CTR on our entire site,” writes Alex Kehoe.
“The reason this page has such a high CTR is actually very simple and formulaic, the title itself is a very common search.”
Devising click-worthy blog titles is something that can be the focus to a 1 2 3 cheatsheet as well. Perhaps structure that like so:
Step 1.) Educate yourself about power words
Step 2.) Visit several blog title generators and see what appears!
Step 3.) Refine your title and post away!
Resources for the above include:
Your blog post is useless unless people click thru to read it…
Make sure you’re creating the most clickable titles today.