What Our SEO Competition Levels Mean

In Keysearch you may have noticed that we not only provide a keyword competition score but we also have different color levels corresponding with keyword difficulty. A question we get asked fairly often is “What exactly do the competition levels mean?”. Its very easy to look at the keyword competition score, or take a quick…

Black Hat Link Building

In order to make an SEO tutorial that encompasses all aspects of SEO I can’t ignore black hat link building.This is because despite it’s dark and ominous sounding name, it is hugely prevalent in the SEO world. Some SEO purists would even argue that all link building is black hat in some way, which I…

White Hat Link Building

White hat link building is the preferred type of link building for most webmasters. White hat basically means you are doing your best to follow Google’s guidelines. When you stick to white hat SEO methods you are giving your site the best chance to say in good graces with Google and not risk any penalties…

Link Building Overview

In the previous tutorials i’ve discussed just how important backlinks are. If you haven’t fully understood yet then i’ll say it one more time. Backlinks are THE most important aspect to achieving high rankings in Google. All the other aspects we’ve discussed and will discuss are important but nothing is as important as backlinks. Backlinks…

Keyword Research

Knowing the basics of keyword research is just as important as any of the other major aspects of SEO (site optimization, backlinks, content etc..). When you get down to it, all search engines really do is return what their algorithm thought was the best results for a searched keyword or topic. This means it’s very important to…

On-page SEO – Content

As i’ve talked about in the previous parts of this course the popular saying is “Content is King”. The content on your site is the entire purpose anybody would want to visit your website. If you have nothing good to offer, then there is really no reason for anyone to visit your site. This is…

New Brainstorm Feature!

Hey guys we just released a cool little feature called “Brainstorm”. This feature is to help brainstorm keyword and niche ideas. Many times the hardest part of any SEO or marketing campaign is getting the ideas flowing so with Brainstorm we tried to incorporate some of the best ways to generate ideas all in one place.…

New Design, More Features and More of Everything!

We’re very excited to ring in the new year with a freshly updated Keysearch user interface with more features and well… just more of everything! In addition to the beautiful re-design we are upgrading all plans and giving more research credits and keywords tracked! Happy 2017! Lets dive in and take a look at some of the changes and…

Do The Number of Search Results Matter?

You may have noticed in a recent Keysearch update we are now showing the number of search results when checking the keyword difficulty. This has always been a factor in our algorithm and now we’ve made it easy to see. The question though is what type of attention and importance should you place on this…