Keywords and SEO

Keywords and search intent

Before starting your SEO activities, it's a good idea to start with some keyword research. We think that's more than just gathering some keywords and getting search volumes; it's about understanding what drives people. Why are they typing in a certain query? What are they really looking for? Once you have an understanding of that, you can start making list of keywords.

A good keyword research drives your content creation. Now you know what the search intent is, you can start creating the right type of content that appeals to your audience. This guides helps you do that.

Contents

  1. LSI Keywords

    LSI keywords are search keywords that are semantically related to one another, so they may not have the same exact keyword in the search.


  2. Search intent

    Search intent

    Search intent is about understanding what people are trying to achieve. This article describes the different types of intent and how to use it in your SEO project.


  3. Importance of Keyword Research

    Importance of Keyword Research

    One of the most important parts of SEO is keyword research. Why? It helps you to find out what people are looking for. If you’re trying to rank for a keyword, you need to be relevant to what people are looking for.


  4. Keyword Cannibalization

    Keyword Cannibalization

    Keyword cannibalization causes your content to compete with other pages on your site and may hurt your rankings. This article tells you how to fix this.


  5. Long-Tail Keywords

    Long-Tail Keywords

    Want to know the secret to high search rankings? Long-tail keywords. A long-tail keyword is a search term that has three or more words.


  6. Branded and non-branded keywords

    Branded and non-branded keywords

    Branded and non-branded searches are two very different organic traffic drivers. This article helps you understand the difference and tells you how to report on both branded and non-branded traffic.