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Steal these 5 Proven BuzzFeed Headline Formulas

STEAL THESE 5 BUZZFEED HEADLINE FORMULAS TO UN-SUCK YOUR OWN BuzzFeed is a joke. But their headlines get you to click by blending mystery, shock, intrigue and humor. Here are 5 of their proven formulas you can start using immediately. THE ULTIMATE NEWSJACK Newsjacking is a classic technique, 'piggybacking' on popular topics to get more attention. It's effective, because it works. LOREM IPSUM DOLOR SIT AMET THE NEWS LOREM IPSUM DOLOR SIT AMET LOREMPMDLORAMT LOREM IPSUM DOLOR SIT AMET LOPEM IPSUM V [Popular Person] Secretly Told [Big Group] What They Really Think About [Controversial Topic] [Popular Person/Brand] Just Shared the First Photo of [New Noteworthy Thing] [Disrespected Person/Brand] Had the Best Response to [Original Criticism] Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet LOREM IPSUM 02 THE HOT TOPIC The Hot Topic is any racy subject like race, politics, sex, and religion used to cut through the noise VA [Person/Group] [Did this Shocking Thing] to See if People Treated Them Differently This [Photo of Something Controversial] is Being Used by [People Against the Controversial Thing] v [Person] at [Controversial Setting] Yells [this Inappropriate Thing] 03 THE CLIFFHANGER Cliffhangers tease you, but stop just short of finishing to leave you wanting more. These [People/Brand] [Did Something Incredibly Difficult] And It [Didn't End Like You Think It Would] # Things Nobody Tells You About [Difficult/Complex Thing You're Doing] [Overhyped Thing] Vs. [That Same Thing] in Real Life 04 THE ZEN MASTER Zen headlines compare where you are now, with where you want to be, promising a simple, pain-free way to get there. THE BEST Ouality V # [Perfect Adjective] + [Solution Tips] Guaranteed to Make You [Accomplish Difficult Thing] like a Pro V Here's Exactly How to [Fix Difficult Thing] this Week V Find Your Next [Helpful Solution] by [Taking Action on this CTA] SINCE 1980 5 THE INSIDE JOKE ONLY your audience will understand (and appreciate) 'inside joke' headlines. They evoke empathy and goodwill. These [People/Brand] [Did Something Incredibly Difficult] And It [Didn't End Like You Think It Would] # Things Nobody Tells You About [Difficult/Complex Thing You're Doing] v [Overhyped Thing] Vs. [That Same Thing] in Real Life

Steal these 5 Proven BuzzFeed Headline Formulas

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BuzzFeed is a joke. But their headlines get you to click by blending mystery, shock, intrigue, and humor. Here are 5 of their proven formulas you can start using immediately.

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