The Ultimate Blog Titles Guide

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How can bloggers attract more readers to their posts?

In this post you will find a wide range of blog titles you can use to hook readers into clicking on your blog-posts.

I’ve been keeping this content secret in my bloggers-armoury for over 18 months. It’s about time I shared some of the success strategies I use to attract more readers to this blog.”

I have also highlighted titles in red that I have used in the past.

I. Tutorials / Guide

  • How To ____ That Drives ____
  • How To ____ in [#] easy steps
  • How To ____ in
  • How I Made ____ in ____
  • How To Find ____
  • How To Rock ____
  • How To Make A Strong ____
  • How To Completely Change ____
  • How To Create ____ That Gets ____
  • How To Get More ____
  • How To Generate More ____
  • How To Quickly ____
  • How To Deliver
  • How To Use ____ To Stand Out
  • How To Tell If ____
  • How ____ Boost Your ____
  • How To ____ The Right Way
  • How ____ Can Inspire Your ____
  • How To Get Rid Of ____
  • What To Do With ____
  • Where To Find ____
  • Quick Guide:
  • A Complete Guide To ____
  • What to Look for ____
  • Ultimate Guide: ____
  • Advanced Guide: ____
  • Beginners Guide: ____
  • Hack: ____
  • DIY ____
  • Practical Guide: ____
  • The Anatomy Of ____ That Gets ____
  • Full Guide: ____
  • How To Unlock ____
  • Getting Smart With:

II. Lists

  • [#] Things your ____ Doesn’t Tell You
  • [#]____ Trends For [YEAR]
  • [#] ____Every ____ Should Own
  • [#] ____ to Consider For ____
  • [#] Amazing ____ To Try Right Now
  • [#] Insane ____ That Will Give You ____
  • [#] Types of ____
  • [#] Questions You Should Ask Before _____
  • [#] Worth-It ____ For ____
  • [#] Jobs That Will Make You _____
  • [#] Secrets To ____
  • [#] Resources to Help You Become _____
  • [#] Ways to Embrace ____
  • [#] Proven Ways To ____
  • [#] Signs You Might ____
  • [#]-Point Checklist: ____
  • [#] Pointers ____
  • [#] Rules For ____
  • [#] Habits Of ____
  • [#] Things You Need To Know Before ____
  • [#] Ideas To ____
  • [#] Trends You Need To Know ____
  • [#] Best ____ To ____
  • [#] ____ We Love
  • [#] Most Amazing ____ To ____
  • [#] Facts About ____
  • [#] Essential Things For ____
  • [#] Key Benefits Of ____
  • [#] Examples Of ____ To Inspire You
  • [#] ______ That Will Motivate You Today
  • [#] ______ Ideas
  • [#] Reasons You Didn’t Get ______

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III. Tips

  • [#] Tips For _____
  • [#] Smart Strategies To ____
  • [#] Most Effective Tactics To ____
  • [#] Most Popular Ways To ____
  • [#] Essential Steps To ____
  • [#] Wrong Ways To____
  • [#] Creative Ways ____
  • [#] Tips For Busy ____
  • [#] No-Nonsense ____
  • [#] Surprising ____
  • [#] Handy Tips From ____ For ____
  • [#] Superb Ways To _____ Without
  • [#] Tricks _____
  • [#] Ways To Make Sure Your ____ Is Not ____
  • [#] Mistakes You’ll Never Make Again
  • [#] Mistakes You Don’t Want To Make
  • [#] Tactics To _____
  • [#] Super Tips _____
  • [#] That Will Make You _____
  • [#] Foolproof _____ Tips For _____
  • [#] Epic Formula To _____
  • [#] Supercharge Your _____
  • [#] Pleasant Ways To _____
  • [#] Insane Ways To _____
  • [#] Unique Ways To _____
  • [#] Greatest _____ Hacks For _____
  • [#] Things You Didn’t Know About _____
  • [#] Wittiest _____ To _____
  • [#] Manly Things To _____
  • [#] Outrageous _____
  • [#] Weird But Effective _____ For
  • [#] Things You Should Never Do _____
  • [#] Wearable _____ For _____
  • [#] Kick-Ass Ways To _____Like A Ninja!

IV. Miscellaneous

Pick of the Week / Month

  • Editor’s Pick Of The Week
  • Readers Pick of The Month

Intriguing

  • What No One Tells You About
  • Questions
  • You’re Doing It Wrong:
  • Are The ___?
  • Why Are ___?
  • Who On The Earth ___
  • [#] Things That Make You Look Dumb On ____
  • You Won’t Believe
  • What an ____ Really Looks Like
  • Amazing Secrets
  • Wish I had Known
  • [#] Myths About

Questions

  • Why Do You Want to ____?
  • Is Your ____ Design To ____?
  • Should You Create ____ To ____?
  • Why You Need To ____ For ____
  • Why Should You ____
  • Is ____ Affecting Your ____
  • Quiz: ____
  • Today’s Big Q: ____
  • What The Heck Is ____?
  • Why I Don’t _____
  • Who Else ____?

Comparison

  • ___ VS ___ : Which Do You Need?
  • ___ VS ___ : Which Is Really Better?
  • Why ___ beats ___

Misc

  • Throwback Thursdays: ______
  • Best Tip Ever: ______
  • The Only Tip You Need: ______

These titles are a fantastic collection that can be adapted to suit any content and blogger. What’s missing? Why not add your title suggestions in the comments below.

TT.

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n.b. I cannot remember where I found these fantastic suggestions, so I apologise to the original source. If any reader finds the original, please let me know so that I can add attribution.

 

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In 2010, Ross Morrison McGill founded @TeacherToolkit from a simple Twitter account through which he rapidly became the 'most followed teacher on social media in the UK'. In 2015, he was nominated as one of the '500 Most Influential People in Britain' by The Sunday Times as a result of being most influential in the field of education. He remains the only classroom teacher to feature to this day ... Sharing resources and ideas online as @TeacherToolkit, he has built this website (c2008) which has been described as one of the 'most influential blogs on education in the UK', winning the UK Blog Awards (2018). Read more...

3 thoughts on “The Ultimate Blog Titles Guide

  • 7th August 2016 at 12:30 pm
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    Hi Ross,

    This is a very handy list and I will certainly keep coming back to it as I create new posts. I always struggle with the titles!

    These titles are tried and tested for hooking readers, but do you have further advice regarding search engines? What advice do you have regarding key words and titles that search engines will rank highly?

    Thanks,

    Adam

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    • 7th August 2016 at 10:40 pm
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      SEO: it all depends on what your website platform allows. Tagging and attributing categories are key.

      Reply

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