Wouldn’t it be great if you can get everyone to open your emails?  The truth of the matter is that we are competing to get the attention of your audience.  In this article I will give you 7 of the top headlines that will get your emails opened, but I also want to share some other strategies that will help you.

Understand What Your Emails Look Like Mobile

The first thing you need to do is grab your cell phone.  What are the first things you see when it comes down to your emails?

  1. The first thing you will send is the Name.  So (Who) is sending the email is very important because that’s the first thing they will see.
  2. The second thing you will see is the Subject Line (and only a portion of it.
  3. The third thing you will see is a snippet of the email.  Those first 7 or 10 words that end up above the fray.

Now this is how it looks in Gmail.  It’s a little different in AOL.  But it’s still the same 3 items, only in different So you will want to make sure you look at all email accounts.  This is important because people will not open your emails if they don’t know you, or they’re not interested in the subject line and you haven’t caught their attention in the first 5 words.  So this is important.

But Now let’s discuss the best headlines to get your emails open.

#1-Use Proof or Evidence of a fact or a case student and it will be formatted something like this:

How [impressive number] Got [desired result] in [time period]

Like [world class example] You Can [desired result]

#2-Use Threatening Language

If You Don’t [blank] Now, You’ll Hate Yourself Later

X Shocking Mistakes Killing Your [blank]

#3 – Use a Case Study

[Case Study] What Everybody Ought to Know About [blank]

#4 – Secrets Revealed

Discover The [desired result] Secret

At Last, The Secret To [desired result] Is Revealed

#5 – Use Fear of Loss

[Last Chance] to [Whatever You’re Offering]

#6 – Call Out Mistakes or Lies

X Shocking Mistakes Killing Your [blank]

The Biggest Lie In [your industry]

#7 – Speak to What the Reader Will Gain

Get [desired result] Without [undesired result]

Improve/Increase Your [desired result] In [time period

Hopefully these 7 Headlines can help you to achieve your goals get your emails opened.

When it comes to email marketing, I use Aweber as my preferred email marketing software.  And they offer a generous 30 Day Trial.  I encourage anyone who is serious to take advantage of the Aweber offer.

Also, if you want would additional advice on the different types of emails that you can send to your customers, I created a great video that details this information.  So, click the image below to get access to this video.
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Also, please reach out if you need some help.  Call me  at 646-421-0830.

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    2 replies to "7 Headlines Guaranteed to Get Your Emails Opened"

    • Dj .Strahan

      Hi Toni !
      Thanks for the information, I love it and I am sure that I will be learning from it !
      Question ? Can these also be use in ads or post .

      • network

        Yes. You can use these as ad headlines or blog posts. It’s always about compelling copy. And you’re welcome. Happy Holidays.

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