The words you use in your blog post title will have a big effect on how many people find you.
When you are writing a new blog post do you start with a title or add it on as an afterthought at the end?
Whichever method you has a lot to do about how your brain works and one is not any better than another.
However, when people are searching for answers or information on any particular subject, the words they use should be in your title.
Testing this idea
Now, there is no way of telling what people are going to search for exactly.
You can figure it out, however, using a little bit of common sense.
Ask yourself what question are you answering in your blog post?
Is it a how to or a what about type of question?
This post begins with a simple question – How can the title of your article affect traffic to your site?
While other posts on this blog make a statement – Keep customers engaged with compelling blog content
What words do people use?
People don’t search fancy terms or specific details. In fact, they use very simple words when searching online.
They want a range of answers from which they can choose.
Your blog post needs a title which answers their questions and makes a statement which people are going to want to engage with.
By ensuring that your blog post titles are simple and use commonly used words you’ll improve the traffic to your site.