How to Build Massive Keyword Lists - Part 1

Written by Rob Taylor

As keyword marketing becomes more and more expensive and competitive, it has become essential when building your lists to focus onrepparttar maximum number of phrases and their variations that a surfer might enter intorepparttar 149072 search engines.


Because according to Amit Singhal, principal scientist at Google, a guy who really should know what he's talking about, over 50% ofrepparttar 149073 200 million searches performed a day have never been searched before. He also said: "When performing a search most surfers give a 2-4 word query".

So here are my top 18 recommended ways to build massive keyword lists:

1. Visit your competitor's web pages and look inrepparttar 149074 title and meta tags.

2. Search for brand names in Google's Sandbox. This will return additional keywords that searchers entered when usingrepparttar 149075 brand name. You can also enter regular keyword phrases and get related keyword phrases that have been searched on Google. Link:

3. Look over your past customer testimonials, and see if there are any keywords you can use. This strategy lets you get inside your customer's mind to produce more market centric keywords.

4. Consider synonyms. A synonym is a word havingrepparttar 149076 same or nearlyrepparttar 149077 same meaning as another word or other words inrepparttar 149078 language. Enter your keywords into Roget's Theasaurus for a list of related synonyms. Also visit LexFN. Links: &

5. Think of singular and plurals keywords.

6. What about verbs? Example: Ride, rode, ridden, ridding, rides.

7. Use hyphenation and variations. Example: off-shore, offshore, off shore.

8. Consider domain names. Many people enter domain names intorepparttar 149079 search engines rather than their browser address bar. Example: In June 2005 was searched 843,256 times on

9. Get books on your subject and userepparttar 149080 terms inrepparttar 149081 index and glossaries to grow your keyword lists.

10. Download a free copy of Weblog Expert Lite. Then ask your web host how to download your raw stats files. Run them throughrepparttar 149082 software and you will then discover every possible keyword combination that surfers have used to find your website. Link:

11. Use Wordtracker. What does Wordtracker do? "... helps you find all keyword combinations that bear any relation to your business or service - many of which you might never have considered." Wordtracker is an essential tool to use. Link:

How To Maximize Your Profits With Forums

Written by Christos Varsamis

Forums are one ofrepparttar most effective free internet marketing strategies, if done correctly. Many people participate in online forums for different reasons. Especially in internet marketing forums, they use it for getting advice and answers to their questions.

Another reason is finding new tools, products and marketing concepts that they can apply to their website or online business in general. Internet forums are also an excellent resource for contact with other online entrepreneurs to build win-win and profitable joint ventures. Finally, you can promote your website in forums in an indirect mode, of course. Taking advantage of forums can be focused onrepparttar 149028 link of your site you are allowed to place with your posts. However, this is not as simple as it sounds. Users must have a reason to click on your link. One reason could be a useful tip or resource you provide along with your answer for instance. Onrepparttar 149029 long-term run, you gain credibility and start becoming an expert in your field.

But how do you accomplish that? First, you must study carefullyrepparttar 149030 forums before you join them. Check for their guidelines, their theme,repparttar 149031 questions,repparttar 149032 level of knowledge and experiencerepparttar 149033 users have. After that, you grouprepparttar 149034 questions in a specific block in order to providerepparttar 149035 answers.

For example: Questions: 1) How can I protect my website from theft? 2) Where can I find HTML security software? e.t.c

Answers: 1) HTML encryption software 2) Hide your website’s code. e.t.c.

Now it is time for getting answers. You can find answers using search engines, or a recourse you have already used inrepparttar 149036 past or even a “how to” e-book you had purchased. There are many options. Don’t forget that you shouldn’t restrict yourself to one topic. You can repeat this procedure as many times as you want.

You can provide your answers to forum users in three ways actually.

First, by informingrepparttar 149037 forum users with a website you saw that containsrepparttar 149038 solution torepparttar 149039 problem they have. This isrepparttar 149040 less effective way, because you are keeping them away from your primary cause, which is to visit your website by clicking your link.

Second, is to create a webpage to your website that containsrepparttar 149041 answer. For example: This is an excellent way of promoting because it’s not a blatant advertisement (you are informing people) and onrepparttar 149042 other hand, users visit your website.

Third, create a new website exclusively related on this subject. For example: This way is extremely effective too, but you should keep in mind that you do have to spend some money for that (web hosting, domain registration e.t.c.) and definitely more time.

The catch here is that withrepparttar 149043 second and third options you can promote your website, which can include your affiliate programs or even your products without breakingrepparttar 149044 forum’s rules.

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