Are you Newbie in blogging? Are you struggling in Keyword Research? So, here I came with Keyword Research in 2020 for newbies.
Keyword Research is one of the most important step in generating traffic to your blog through SEO.
Almost every newbie struggle in doing keyword research even most of the newbie write blog's without doing any research and they do not get rank in google and traffic from search.
So, if you are a newbie then you must continue reading this till the last and I'm sure at the end you will be able to keyword research.
SEO has become the most competitive industry. You need to be very smart in making strategies to succeed.
After you start a blog your next most important step would be doing keyword research.
So, Let's began.
What is Keyword Research?
Keyword Research is the search terms which people into search engine like google, bing e.t.c. and you add them into your blog with proper planning and proper On-page optimization to rank higher in search.
Important Factors To Keep in Mind while doing a Keyword Research in 2020
- Competition of Keyword : Competition of keyword shows us how difficult a keyword would be in ranking. High competition means its very difficult to rank the keyword. [Target Low Competition Keyword]
- SERP Difficulty : SERP difficulty shows us the ranking site's metrics like the authority of sites ranking for the keyword you are targetting for.
- Long Tail Keywords : Long tail keywords are generally of more than 2-3 words. And choose a less competition long tail keyword to rank in google.
Why Keyword Research is Important Step?
Keyword Research helps to find a keyword to rank in search and start getting traffic from it. You need to do proper research before targetting a keyword to rank in google.
How To Do Keyword Research in 2020?
There are various ways to do research for the keywords. So, I will try to cover them all.
So, Let's began.
Step 1: Keyword Research using Ahrefs
So, first of all I would say you to always go for less competitive keywords and less-known keywords.
I use to analyze my competitors site to find low competitive keywords.
Follow this carefully.
Make a list of 5-10 blogs in your niche to get blog post idea's and keyword.
Now you can search those keyword ideas in Ahrefs "Keyword Explorer" which will show you the analysis of competition(Keyword Difficulty) as shown in the picture below:
This shows the difficulty if you are an newbie you are suggested to target keyword with lowest difficulty keyword and have atleast some trend so that you can rank the keyword and get some traffic.
Ahrefs also suggest keyword you can look out them as well might be you can get a good keyword to target.
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Step 2: Keyword Research Using KWFinder
KWFinder is really awesome tool for research many seo experts use this tool.
So, type an keyword on which you want to write article example I wrote "best camera for bloggers" , So the results of that are here:
If the image is not clear please click on it and see Full Size image.
Here the results says that this keyword is easy to rank.
Because this less difficulty of just 27 out of 100. Its has less searches of 390, and CPC of 0.84$.
This difficulty is generated automatically keeping in mind the Link profile strength of the ranking site.
So, if you get any high competition keyword just go through keywords suggestions in left side of the picture.
So, you can look into the screenshot. You can get daily 5 searches for FREE just search any keyword from below and do register there. If you think you need premium then you can upgrade to premium later on.
Here you go:
Find keywords from above for FREE upto 5 a day.
So, if you have any queries or any question please do comment and let me know I'll try to solve it as soon as possible.
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Step 3: Keyword Research Using SemRush
So, as similar to last step you can also use SemRush.com to find keywords.
Well, SEMRush is one of the best tool that you need to beat your competitor with keyword research. Mostly the keyword research tools aim to provide you related keywords based on your main keyword which you are looking for. SEMRush goes a step forward by helping access over what keywords your competitor site ranks and tells you the detailed information to rank your keyword with their tool.
SEMRush for me is the best SEO Keyword Research tool and competition analysis tool. Well, you just need to spend time to be perfect in using SEMRush.
Try SemRush Free Trail:
You can type your keyword here and you will take to sign up page just register and get 7 days trail.
After you enter your keyword you will be able to see the competition and trending and most importantly SERP results which will help you to select perfect keyword.
- DO NOT GO FOR HIGH COMPETITION KEYWORDS.
- GO FOR RELATED KEYWORDS AS WELL FOR SELECTING A KEYWORD.
- ALWAYS LOOK FOR THE SERP RESULTS BECAUSE YOU MUST KNOW WHICH AUTHORITY SITES ARE RANKING FOR THE KEYWORD YOU ARE LOOKING FOR AND WHETHER YOU CAN BEAT THEM OR NOT.
So, these where some ways to keyword research but here are few more:
- Use Quora - Q&A platform
Quora is an Q&A Platform with around million users where people ask questions and gets quality answers you can even take idea's from quora question and answers.
- Get Idea from "People also ask"
You can also get idea from Google as well. Google show a tab "People also ask" with related question which can give awesome keyword ideas as well.
Have a look into the screenshot below:
So, these are few tips which will be helpful for you to do keyword research.
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