Use words that draw vivid pictures. "This tip will blow your mind", is a much better title than" this is a good tip that will help you get your readers attention". Wouldn't you agree?
What is your secret to writing good titles?
I felt bad for disappointing so many people, so I decided to add more value to my original post.
In his book "Copywriter's Handbook" Bob Bly identifies 8 types of headlines. I want to list each one with a quick example.
1. Direct Headline (Just say it)
One Simple Tip To Write Better Headlines
2. Indirect Headline (Raise Curiosity)
Write it and They Will Come
3. News Headline
Brand New Way to Write Headlines
4. How to Headline
How to Write Headlines that Grab Readers
5. Question Headline
Who Wants to Write Perfect Headlines?
6. Command Headline
Click Here to Learn Secret for Perfect Headline
7. Reason Why Headline
4 Reasons Why You can't Afford to Write Bad Headlines
8. Testimonial Headline
45 Warriros Can't be Wrong - Learn How to Write a Perfect Headline
I hope I will be forgiven