Daily Archives: July 25, 2014

How to Find Keywords with Low Competition: Rankings Analysis 8

Keyword Analysis

When looking for the ideal way to do keyword research, you will no doubt stumble upon many a forum discussion that covers how to rank for a keyword. 

The best approaches usually refer to competitive keywords and that is certainly the approach that I take, but the question of how to find low competition keywords is one that consumes a lot of brain energy. 

I spend a lot of time searching for competitive keywords by analyzing Google Webmaster Tools, using Long Tail Pro  and checking the competition in the top 10 positions in the search engine results.

Long Tail Pro

But, is this effective use of time or not?

This case study works backwards by looking at keywords that are already ranking on page 1 of Google in order to determine if my set of criteria for choosing a keyword is valid. (more…)