We need google suggestions for main keywords to implement the right keyword strategy. There are many variations for a particular keyword. If you want to target your article with a key search term, you have to do lot of analysis. In other to that, you need to have fresh content which is liked by search engines and also seo optimized.
In this perspective, a free keyword suggestions tool like sg.SerpStat.com would come handy for on-site optimization. This tool looks very simple. But like its competitors it gives fair amount of data to do further research. Though paid tools provide better data like CPC, search volume and important information, this tool also has some potential strength.
For example, if you want list of keywords that are semantically related to a key search term, you will get within a few seconds. This tool also organizes the given data in terms of main single keywords.
You can find keyword suggestions for various google domains. This also includes some Asian countries like India, Pakistan and Malaysia.
How to find Keyword Ideas using sg.SerpStat.com?
I tried to search for “seo tools” as the main keyword.
On the left hand side, I was presented with different sub-topics for this main keyword term. These include “All”, “Only questions”,”Start with “seo tools””,”tool”,”free”,”keyword”,”google”,”analysis” etc.
If you just click that particular topic you will see related keywords for that topic and the main keyword. For example when I clicked on “analysis”, there were various suggestions like –
Similarly you can get questions related to the main keyword like –
But if you want to see all the long tail keywords which sg.SerpStat.com suggests, you just have to click the first option on the left side.
The best facility with this free keyword generator is that you can also export your keyword phrases. For this you need to create an account with your email id and password. Once you login, you can save your keyword data as a .txt file.
This will be useful if you want to find additional search terms. You can use a tool like Google Adwords Keyword Planner or Google Analytics to import the found keyword suggestions found by sg.serptat.com and do further keyword analysis.
How to Get Search Volume, Competition, CPC data using sg.SerpStat.com and Google Keyword Planner?
Once you login into your Adwords account you can reach Keyword Planner by Tools option at the top. Then you need to choose the option that says “Get search volume for a list of keywords or group them into ad groups”. Then you need to choose “option 2”. Here you can upload the keyword suggestions file downloaded from sg.serpstat.com.
Then complete information about the keyword ideas is displayed. You get various data like avg. monthly searches, competition, suggested bid etc. For example “free seo tools” has a monthly search volume of 2900, medium competition and $3.77 suggested bid for google.com database.
This may be little tiresome if you compare to the paid tools.
But in my experience with some of the premium tools, this method is more easy and simplistic. Even paid tools need to execute a query. The response time and lag to display the concerned data is also little boring. Compared to that this two-pronged approach is little better. You get the complete details for free and also fast.
Finally, if you want to find long tail keywords to increase your search volume and for better seo keyword research, then sg.serpstat.com is a fine free keywords generator. You can combine this data with google analytics search terms and keyword planner data to write content which is better seo optimized and more useful to the users. This free online keyword tool may be little spammy in look, but the results are beneficial.