Giant Red Letter Headlines?

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I am new am curious how well those headlines actually work? Because to me they annoy the crap out of me and if I go to a page with them I might read the content but am hardly ever sold on the giant letters, colors, or underlines.

Honestly it reminds me of the loose weight quick ads that bold how many lbs one person lost with the asterisks that says results are not typical. Do the Gurus use those tactics also? Or are they able to generate their money based mostly on content and not on the flash of the page? Does that question even make sense?
#internet marketing #giant #headlines #letter #red
  • Profile picture of the author Monetize
    Large bold colored lettering and whacky fonts work.
    I don't know why, they just do :confused:
  • Profile picture of the author Peter Bestel
    I don't know how many replies you'll get for this question - along with "Do long sales letters work?" and "Can Open Office really make pdfs?" it's a fairly standard one. But having said that, it is a valid question.

    There's loads of reasons for their use, but to put it simply - they work. They've been tested and they work. The copy has to be good - that's an understatement!

    But the important thing is, don't take mine or anyone else's word for it. If you can, test it for yourself. Your niche might hate it as much as you do.

    And keep asking the questions, no matter how dumb you may think they are. We should all keep asking those questions - just because it's been done that way in the past doesn't necessarily mean it's right for the future.


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