Write your headline

Your headline is your first opportunity to engage readers with your petition and make it clear what change you want. 

Be brief
Your headline is the one thing that people will see on social media. So try to keep it to less than ten words, and make sure it makes sense on its own.

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Focus on the solution
Readers want to know specifically what change you want to make so they can decide whether to sign your petition. Your headline is the place to focus on the solution.

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Use a hook
Get people’s attention by making your headline emotional and urgent. Make it clear who is affected and why you care. If there are key dates or time pressure on your petition, include that information too.

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