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Use these 5 SEO tips for competitor research and analysis to reveal niche markets or affiliate market opportunities by triangulating keyword search volume for domains ranked in the top 3 results for keywords with proven commercial intent. Rather than rely on one tool alone, this method uses SEMRush, Compete and Alexa in tandem with related search and common sense to identify niche market opportunities for search engine optimization.

For the sample set and keyword analyzed I used the “weight loss” market and the root phrase “weight loss pills” which is an extremely saturated market to identify alternative less competitive keyword phrases to target based on such a competitive vertical phrase at the root.

There is always money on the table and often, all you need is one major keyword in the top 3 results to reap the rewards of conversion for that phrase. This video will provide a few lean and mean SEO tactics to identify, optimize and conquer phrases that already have a proven track record of success (through assessing the competitors in the top 3 results). 

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About Jeffrey_Smith

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.

3 thoughts on “Competitor Research and Analysis
  1. kazanganti says:

    Just wanted to say I love the software and the SEO info you guys keep putting out.
    http://www.direct-2you.com/

  2. Lou Unkeless says:

    Well done Jeffrey. It is a “go to” tool for us as well. Great, informative video. Really enjoy your posts. Keep it up!

  3. @Kazanganti and Lou:

    Thanks for the props guys, much appreciated and glad you enjoy the content…

    Publishing anything sub par is not an option!

    All the best

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