Free Keyword Tools for Optimizing Your Website
We have complied a list of all the free keyword tools that are available for Google adwords. Some of these have a free and a paid version but the free version has to be good enough that you can you with without be forced to buy the tool to see what you need to see.
List of Keyword Research Tools
Adwords Keyword Tool – Google’s keyword tool allows users to compare a number of different keywords with competition levels, monthly searches, and more. The tool provides keyword suggestions capabilities allowing users to compare multiple keywords at once. Keywords can be added to a campaign right from the dashboard, making it easy to compile multiple keywords.
SEMrush – Like Google’s tool, SEMrush compares search volume with other related keywords. With SEMrush users can see what pages rank in the top positions, for both organic and paid search. Compare your site with other competitors who are ranking for the keywords you would like to focus on.
SpyFu.com – With SpyFu users can see what sites are ranking for particular keywords. The site allows for users to export a list of possible keywords that also shows monthly searches, ppc price, etc. A notable tool is the Ranking History tool which allows users to see how a domain ranked in the pass for a particular keyword.
KeywordSpy – Like the above sites KeywordSpy allows users to compare keywords through monthly searches and competition. Check competitors sites to find how much they are paying on ppc each month, how many organic keywords they rank for, and who their competitors are. These tools can help webmasters determine how much marketing a site needs.
These are just a fraction of the sites available on keyword research. Many of the sites will have information that may not completely match, so it’s always safe to compare with many sites. By doing due diligence marketers can determine which keywords are worth targeting, who is competing for these keywords, and what needs to be done to rank for these. Utilize all tools available for best results.