A keyword is simply this: a word or words that is typed in a search engine and from pressing enter, a result of relevant information appears. When people type a key phrase into the search engines, they are simply looking for some answers or maybe even doing some study on a particular topic.
After all, when individuals do a search on search engines, many of us only view the first or second page, so our goal is for our content to appear on that first page. This is possible, but you must have the right tools to assist with your research.
When I first started writing articles, I remember writing an article, then submitting it to an article directory and I thought, OK, here comes the traffic! Boy was I wrong! After weeks of the article being submitted, I would see how many views I had received and it wasn’t many. I had heard of keyword research, but was unfamiliar with exactly what it was.
Life is a life long journey of learning, so I took a step out of my comfort zone and decided get educated on exactly what search term analysis was. Not only did I want to know what it was, but, I wanted to master it! You know what? I did! I can create content and have it show on Google within one day.
I remember brainstorming about keywords I wanted to target, but using tools, helped me to conclude if it was a good search term or not. A lot of the keywords that we think are good may not turn out be, simply because the search phrase might not be searched enough or the search phrase could be too competitive. There isn’t any point in wasting time creating content for it to never be seen. So, we must find what is known as, the money keywords.
One free tool that people use to assist in doing keyword analysis is the Google Key phrase Tool. This is a great tool to help you to find other appropriate keywords pertaining to the search phrase that require to use, if the search phrase you initially chose is too competitive. While the information that this tool provides is nice, people need more information to determine if the search phrase preferred is one that will get the content on the first page of Google.
Some folks would like to get ranked on Google soon so they can start getting traffic to their websites as soon as they can; otherwise, the likelihood of surviving in business and making an income on the internet is slim.