In the post 15 tips to drive more traffic to your blog, we listed attractive language as one of them.
In this post, I want us to explore that further. It is worthwhile.
Captivating language has incredible power, indeed.
What it can do is unbelievable.
It can generate and drive tremendous traffic to your blog.
That is why it is advisable to make the language in your blog posts as captivating as possible?
Of course, you know what I mean by captivating language.
You may want to know that the word captivating comes from the verb “to captivate” which means to attract, to appeal, to entice.
If something is captivating, it means it is appealing. It is attractive. It is enticing. It gives pleasure.
What would make the language in a post captivating?
First, the words you use.
An anonymous writer says,
“One kind word can change somebody’s day “
Words have tremendous power.
There are some words I want to describe as enchanting. They are pleasing to read.
You have to find such words and use them often in your posts where appropriate.
Some of such words:
These are just a few of such words. They will enhance the beauty of your post.
Always think of the words you select to use whenever you are writing.
“Beautifully crafted words have the power to captivate the mind of anybody.” (Sam Veda)
Avoid words that have been over used and have lost their beauty.
Among such over used words are:
Of course, you cannot avoid these words completely when you write, but make sure you limit their use; and when possible, replace them or reformulate the sentence to leave them out.
There is a variety of literary devices you can use to embellish you writing.
Master these devices and many more and use them carefully and correctly.
No one can over emphasize the need to make your blog posts fascinating.
If your readers know that your writing is enticing, they will always look for what you write. In fact, readers will flood to your blog.
Isn’t that the dream of every blogger? Of course, it is.
You probably know some other ways we can make the language in your posts more attractive to draw more readers.
Please, share in the comment box below.
Or if there’s nothing to add, do let me know.