13 Types of Blog Headlines That'll Get You More Traffic [+ Examples]

Fewer people read your blog posts than you think. More people read your headline than you think, too. You might not realize it, but your headline could be the reason you’re losing traffic. In fact, on average, only 20% of those who read your headline will click through to read your article. That means good headlines lose 80% of your audience. Great headlines, though, can make a dramatic impact in the opposite direction. You can increase the traffic to your articles by as much as 500%, based solely on the headline. Not only does the headline affect click-through rates, but it sets the tone and establishes the key subject of the article. points out , a title can have a huge impact on what the audience takes away from an article.  Discussing her article, “A Gene That Makes You Need Less Sleep,” Konnikova said, “If I had instead called it “Why We Need Eight Hours of Sleep,” people would remember it differently.” What makes a great headline?  That depends on who you’re writing to, and where they’re[…]

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How does Traffic work?

As an IT Person, I’m really fascinated on how traffic and Ads work. I meant the good kind where we earn points. What is traffic? Why do we need it, anyway? Let’s get to the point here, the reason why Facebook, or any websites are running is because of traffic. Traffic is where people will access a certain website, which makes them get the most amount of access. (Correct me, if I’m wrong here) certainly if a server is having problems, Bottleneck occurs.   Well a lot of websites need traffic, especially working and retail websites, but why? That’s the easiest, because if you have traffic you get more visitors on your websites, the more traffic the more frequent users, check your content or see what they want. Example of these are websites where we try to buy stuff, for a product that’s well known, we are Iin traffic of that certain website. Since we are trying to get the product itself.   And sometimes when we try to access a certain site, it takes[…]

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Drive Traffic to Your Product or Service Pages with How-To Videos

Consumers are bombarded with content every day. Video marketing allows brands to stand out in a crowded marketplace and make human connection with their audience while building trust. Increasingly, brands are incorporating video in their marketing strategies to build brand awareness and grow their customer base. Video also helps with SEO rankings as videos now appear in 70% of the top 100 search result listings. How-to videos are particularly successful in driving traffic and converting visitors to customers. How-to videos teach something new or build foundational knowledge needed to understand your products. Google reports how-to videos earn the most attention of any content category on YouTube–7 in 10 YouTube users search the platform for help with a problem in their work, studies or hobbies. If you’re ready to drive more traffic and convert more customers, here are the steps to creating entertaining and engaging how-to videos. 1. Choose the best how-to video to utilize for your product or service. Explainer videos help your audience better understand why they need your product or service. Many explainer videos[…]

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This Little-Known Website Is Awesome for Traffic, Brand Awareness & More. Here’s How To Use It!

Whether the goal is traditional brand-building for a business, or cultivating a personal brand, most marketers have caught on to the fact that answering customers’ questions is a great way to get positive exposure. One great way to do that has been flying under the radar: Quora. Quora’s not one of those sites that’s a household name, like Reddit or Twitter. But it’s a very active platform! Quora is like an infinitely better, much higher-quality version of something like Yahoo! Answers. The site contains lots of high-quality responses from genuine experts in their field. Part of this is because Quora requires users to sign up with their real name and identity — no disposable throwaways or pseudo-anonymity. For a lot of people, that’s kind of a turnoff. But for others, it’s a great opportunity to build trust and authority. In a recent post, Neil Patel explains how to use Quora as a potent branding tool, by answering questions in your area of expertise. Pimp your profile Your first order of business is to take some[…]

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9 Ways to Drive Massive Traffic to a Blog Overnight

Ever since blogging blew up on the internet, driving traffic has been a primary goal for many.  For new businesses, the more blog traffic, the better. Why is this the case? Because traffic equals making a profit and to help a company succeed, driving traffic is vital. Sometimes it takes time to get a substantial amount of traffic that will help a business thrive financially and in other ways, but these 9 techniques can help. While researching how to drive traffic a lot faster than most, keep these tips in mind to make growing traffic more feasible. And don’t forget to join us during our free webinar training where we offer tips every week on how to build and maintain a profitable website! Be strategic Wordstream says to drive traffic; you must have a strategy in place. Setting up a plan will help you create content that your audience will love reading. Keep your content fresh and focus on material that your readers respond to the most to increase website visits. If you want to[…]

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How I Grew My Declining Google Traffic

When you look at the chart above, what do you see? A site that gets a ton of traffic, right? I am a marketer, so I should be somewhat decent at getting traffic… or so you would hope. But here is the thing, just because I am decent at marketing doesn’t mean my Google traffic keeps climbing up and to the right. Just like you, I face challenges. I have ups and downs, I can also get penalized, and I have to continually battle algorithm updates. When you are doing SEO, nothing is ever going to be perfect and it won’t always go the way you want. My overall traffic growth Let’s look at my overall Google traffic. Here’s my organic search traffic in January of 2018. I had a whopping 743,744 sessions during that month. 550,607 of those sessions were unique visitors. Now if you fast forward to January 2019, my organic search traffic increased to 2,035,321 sessions. Of those sessions, 1,495,372 were unique visitors. That’s a 173% increase in search traffic in just[…]

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