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Top 10 heads that turned your heads in 2009
Readers often say to me, “Bob, your blog is so freaking lame, how the hell do you get folks to click on it?”
The answer, of course, is headlines.
I shouldn’t be giving away trade secrets, but journalists know that a funny, clever, or downright misleading headline can often trick people into reading something, no matter how bad it is.
With that in mind, I’ve gone through all of this blog’s headlines for 2009.
Here are the top ten that made you look and earned me a lot more page views than I deserved. Oh, and they were fun to write, too.