The Ultimate Cheat Sheet For Writing Blog Post Titles

The Ultimate Cheat Sheet For Writing Blog Post Titles


We have written extensively about blog post titles on Writers Write. You can find out which words to use, how long they should be, if they suit your market, and even test if it’s a good headline.

Sometimes, we need a quick fix. So, I have put together 18 headlines you can use any time.

For the purpose of the post, I have used writing for my examples, but you can literally use these titles for any product you write about.

18 Blog Post Titles To Use Anywhere

Tell A Story

1. How I Built / Wrote / [Verb] [the product] in [the amount of time]

Example: How I Wrote My Novel In 60 Days.

2. How I [your story]

Example: How I Conquered Writer’s Block

3. A Behind The Scenes Look At [a process]

Example: A Behind The Scenes Look At Publishing

Guides

4. The Beginner’s Guide To [your subject]

Example: The Beginner’s Guide To Plotting A Short Story

5. How To Launch Your [product] in [period of time] / on [a platform / somewhere]

Example: How To Launch Your Book In One Week / How To Launch Your Book On Goodreads

6. The Ultimate Guide To / Cheat Sheet For [your topic]

Example: The Ultimate Cheat Sheet For Blog Post Titles

7. A Step-By-Step Guide To [your subject]

Example: A Step-By-Step Guide To Self-Publishing

8. How To Create The Perfect [your topic]

Example: How To Create The Perfect Ending

Negative Hooks

9. [Number] Mistakes Beginner [profession] Make

Example: 10 Mistakes Beginner Writers Make

10. [Number] Lies [types of people] Tell

Example: 3 Lies Writers Tell Themselves

11. [Number] Things You Should Never Do When You [do something]

Example: 5 Things You Should Never Do When You Edit Your Book

About The Basics

12. The Anatomy Of [your topic]

Example: The Anatomy Of A Thriller

13. [Your Subject] 101

Example: Plotting 101

Battles

14. [Subject] versus [Subject] Which Is Best / Worst?

Example: Plotter Versus Pantster: Which Is The Best For You?

15. The Pros And Cons of [your subject]

Example: The Pros And Cons Of Writing With An Outline

Tips

16. [Number] Simple Tips To [Verb] A [your topic]

Example: 6 Simple Tips To Create A Setting

17. [Number] Questions To Ask Before You [perform an action]

Example: 15 Questions To Ask Before You Submit Your Novel To A Publisher

18. The Secrets Of A Successful [profession]

Example: The Secrets Of A Bestselling Novelist

Have fun with these 18 examples. They will work for most bloggers.

P.S. If you want to learn how to blog, join us for The Complete Blogging Course in Johannesburg or sign up for the online version.

© Amanda Patterson

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