But you may also realize that this is not the whole story.
It’s even more important these days that we maintain interest from our readership, as seen in the recent Panda and Penguin changes released by Google.
In fact, though SEO remains an important part of your blog traffic strategy, it is ever more important that you consider the humans vs bots you might be targeting in your post.
I talk a bit more about this here in a video which also shows you how to use the best tool I know of for helping you to create great Headlines.
This post was written entirely without SEO in mind, in case it weren’t already obvious to the human reader!