When it comes to blogging, valuable content is always the best way to go. This helps your readers and followers from coming back to your website and improve traffic. But the valuable content can’t catch the eye of your readers, that’s the work of the headline.
The more exciting the headline, the more chances you would read on. Who would pass a headline like, “10 foolproof ways to a successful business.” Chances are, you’d be intrigued about the content and read it.
We have to face the truth that it’s a bit challenging to excite our audience especially using written words compared to spoken words. Why? Well, simply because you can’t hear the tone of the speaker; so you would have to rely on how the readers would read the content. This is why your content must have a clear message too.
How can you create excitement through your headlines? One way is by incorporating words that exude excitement and intrigued. These words often describe the content too. It will help set the mood of the rest of the content as well. The way you write and the way you represent the facts. Will it be formal and scholarly? Or will it be casual and still factual?
The words you use in the headlines will also determine the information you want to share; how it will impact the readers and how much they will benefit from it.
It’s not tricking your audience into reading your content; it is a form of presentation. Presentation matters even in written words for it ties it all up. It helps summarize and set the readers’ expectations of the content.
Recently, I stumbled on blogussion.com and the “45 Exciting Words to Spice up Your Blog Headlines.” Here’s a list of those words.
Do you think these words can really help you make your headlines stand out? Can you integrate them to your headlines? Which ones would you use most?