Keyword Research

Keyword Research In 15 Minutes Or Less

Keyword Research In 15 Minutes Or Less

There is no doubt extensive and detailed keyword research has its place. If you haven’t been exposed to effective processes for vast keyword research I’d recommend diving into my “explode your keyword list right” series. But sometimes keyword research should be quick and dirty. Exactness is not always essential and you don’t need mounds of data […]

Explode Your Keyword List Right – Part 2

Whatever your source for data, the healthier the amount the better. In our first post we looked to Google Webmaster Tools for our source to build from. Today we’ll use Google Analytics. Our goal will be to quickly identify long tail clusters of value. Referring Keywords If you are doing SEO right, your link building, […]

Explode Your Keyword List Right – Part 1

So I started writing a post titled 4 Ways to a Worthwhile Keyword List and quickly realized it was far too lengthy. Thus, you are now embarking on post one of a four-part series. Each post will discuss different processes to locate valuable keywords and how to lay them out in a way that allows you […]

The 3 Key Elements Of A Successful SEO Campaign

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SEO is similar to building a structure that will stand the test of time. A successful search engine optimization campaign requires a solid foundation to endure challenges from competitors and changes in search engine algorithms. A campaign that includes the following three key elements will have the foundation for long-term success. A Well Targeted Keyword […]

Dirty Lies and Strategic Keyword Research

Since becoming addicted to online marketing, I have found a large amount of information that is either out of date, irrelevant, incorrect, or communicated in about the worst way imaginable. It seems to be especially easy to find bad advice about strategic keyword selection and optimization. This post will look at three myths related to […]

5 Steps to Killer Keyword Research

You can consider the keywords the vehicle of your campaign and the links built to the website your fuel. Much of your success and results will be driven through each the phrases targeted. When approaching keyword research it can be easy to go one of two ways—either just barely scratching the surface or going overboard and wasting time. With a process set in place you will do much better at achieving quick, quality results.

How to Use Google Adwords Keyword Tool for SEO

While the Adwords tool is meant for PPC, it’s also a vital tool when performing keyword research for SEO. Google Adwords identifies the number of searches for specific words or key phrases. However, many people leave with false information because there are several different filters with different numbers. If you go to the keyword tool […]

The Best Keyword Research Method Ever Invented For Blogs

Have you ever done keyword research for a blog post and experienced no resulting organic traffic? You may be thinking, “What happened? The terms I optimized for had search volume. Why am I not getting a piece of that?” Welcome to the club. Poor Keyword Research = Poor Optimization = Poor Results Credibility is a […]

18 Simple SEO Items Commonly Missed in Web Development

One of the things we constantly have to do as SEO experts is give recommendations to companies on how they need to change their site so that they can be better optimized. The sad thing is that a lot of the things we recommend should have been done during the Web development phase the first […]