in SEO Videos by

There is nothing worse than targeting the wrong keywords using SEO, only to determine that the phrase you rank #1 for was a waste of time.

Of the various species of keywords such as (1) educational (2) commercial (3) tangential or (4) targeted, if they lack commercial intent or rather conversion value, then use these simple keyword research tip to determine if they are worthy of optimization.

This brief video covers a simple “low-tech” SEO tactic to (1) quickly identify a keyword or key phrases viability for commercial intent by using contextual searches (2) the wild card tactic (3) a simple Boolean search operator and (4) Google’s gift to contextual keywords – “the Wonder Wheel”.

For additional SEO Tips and Tactics, subscribe to our RSS feed, follow us on Twitter or check for daily updates on our SEO blog… 

Read More Related Posts
Using Video to Close Prospects
This blog post tops off my four-part “Now What?” series that has covered three critical components to sales conversions after SEO and increased traffic trends have been achieved: Call-to-action, sleek ...
Catching SEO Blunders
Let’s face it, in the real world, sometimes things break. Maintaining your SEO efforts is as important and the initial push that put them in place to begin with; this ...
How to Transfer On Page Authority
There are many ranking factors, but when it comes to SEO, certain on page changes are more significant than others. For example, with the lingering impression of legacy content, links, and ...
Don't Disrupt Trusted Nodes of Relevance
Disrupting the trust a website has can be catastrophic to SEO. For example, if you have aged legacy content in a website that is indexed, then that page is contributing ...
SEO Tips to Increase Indexation
Avoiding Google’s supplemental index in the first place is a whole lot easier than trying to get your pages out of it once they lose SERP (search engine result page) ...
How To SEO: Off Page SEO Tips
Today I would like to share a brief off page SEO technique that allows you to (1) secure a specific keyword in the SERPs as well as (2) promote keyword ...
Does SEO Transcend Rankings?
How many of you thought that SEO was about ranking for keywords? Did you raise your hand? If so, you are not alone. Before you balk at this statement, reserve ...
Which is more beneficial for business, SEO or Web 2.0 Internet Marketing? First, the distinction; SEO is all about making your own web property more visible based on keywords and key ...
Where is the Off Page Link Tipping Point?
Is there such a thing in SEO as the off-page inbound link sweet spot? Meaning, finding the tipping-point for inbound links per URL, per keyword… Based on our heuristic testing, absolutely! ...
Consulmers are Shopping Online, Can They Find You?
Below, we have identified an array of emotionally-charged, SEO tested search queries and modifiers (descriptive words used to clarify purchase intent) used by millions each month to find and purchase ...
I Read Three Other Blog Posts….Now What?
Catching SEO Blunders
How to Transfer On Page Authority
SEO Tips for Retooling Legacy Content
SEO Tips to Increase Indexation
How to SEO: Off Page Optimization Tips
Is SEO about Rankings or Authority?
SEO or Web 2.0 Internet Marketing?
Where Is The SEO Backlink Sweet Spot?
SEO Modifiers for Affiliate Marketing


In 2006, Jeffrey Smith founded SEO Design Solutions (An SEO Provider who now develops SEO Software for WordPress).

Jeffrey has actively been involved in internet marketing since 1995 and brings a wealth of collective experiences and marketing strategies to increase rankings, revenue and reach.

4 thoughts on “Simple SEO Tips for Keyword Research
  1. Vivian says:

    Great tips in the video. This is the first time I’ve heard of the Wonder Wheel. Thanks for sharing!

  2. Mike Heesen says:

    Excellent article, very informative. The Google Wonder Wheel is a great tool

  3. Great tool indeed Mike. Consider it a demand based keyword tool which aggregates buzzwords in real time. Based on the output, you can mirror the cues with on page optimization to give Google everything it wants based on keyword supply and demand.

    Take the root phrase and make that a landing page, supporting keywords for categories or internal links and then use the offshoots for tags or inbound links to the category pages.

    Just like a tube Taurus effect, websites built under this premise can perpetuate its own semantic momentum and SERP evolution / promotion.

  4. kaemikha says:

    Thanks for your good blog. I am newbie and planning to do ..I install wp plugin SEO but no idea to do in the best way. I wll keep reading here to find out the best solution for me.. Hope I get the point .. Thanks :-)

Comments are closed.