Tag Archives: keyword research

Keyword Research Tips and Tricks

This 10 minute video revels a number of my keyword research tips and tricks that will save you a ton of time and money while also harvesting a bunch of highly profitable keyword gems for your niche.

30th November 2011 3 Comments

Keyword Research Simplified

During last months Family Internet Marketing seminar I spoke with several brick and mortar business owners who were interested in creating an online presence but were unsure on how to get started, so I asked them 2 very basic questions:

What products and/or services were you interested in promoting online?
What keyword phrases would prospective clients type into Google to find your products and/or services?

Seems like 2 very basic questions, but having a clear understanding what products/services you want to promote and understanding how your prospective clients will search for your products/services is critical for your success and is the 1st step […]

15th August 2011 1 Comment

The 7 Steps of Effective Keyword Research

(This video is a segment from our new SEO Training series that we currently have in production covering keyword research. In the following weeks we will add several other segments prior to the official release of the video training)

Doing proper keyword research is vital and should be your first step to building a strong foundation for your search engine optimization or any of your online marketing because if you get this step wrong, everything else you do later on can come crashing down around you.
Proper keyword research can be broken down into seven simple steps or phases
Brainstorming Phase:
The brainstorming phase […]

7th June 2011 2 Comments

Google Shuts Down Google Related July 25th!

Google recently announced in their Google Groups that their Google related links will be shut down on July 25th.

Those of you that may not be familiar with their Google Related feature; it is (or was) a snippet of code that typically appears on the bottom of a search result showing other related keywords for the search query.
The Google Related feature was helpful in search engine optimization in that it would give you other search terms related to your topic to build out content and keywords.
Hopefully the Google Wonder Wheel will remain as you can use this as a substitute tool […]

2nd June 2011 1 Comment

Google Search-Based Keyword Tool (Sktool)

Google released the Search Based Keyword Tool back in 2007, but it is never discussed!
Update 3/22/2011: Google has announced that they will soon be deactivating their SKtool, so use it while you can
What the Sktool will help you discover new keywords you maybe missing out on based upon the search query data from your website or your competitor’s websites.
An “Inside AdWords Crewmember” describes the Sktool on Google’s blog:
.. you know that Google search engine starts with searches conducted by users and helps them find relevant pages. But for keyword targeting, what you want is a tool that goes in the […]

15th August 2010 5 Comments

SEO Workshop – Day Two

This week I’m having my Search Engine Optimization training workshop in Phoenix, Az. We have a total of five students in this SEO class one being the owner of a SEO firm, a high school teacher, the owner of a sporting goods company, a project manager of a company offering educational programs and a work at home business person.
During our first day we focused on keyword research , latent semantic indexing (LSI), developing content , increasing conversions and the power of social media . During the first part of day two we focused on landing pages and linking strategies.
At this […]

1st April 2009 2 Comments



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