There are many Keyword Research and Idea Generating Tools out there for SEO Experts and SEO Consultants. Every tool has its own qualification with regards to Search Engine Optimization.
Let us list out the 10 Most Useful Keyword Research and Idea Generating Tools
This the most popular keyword research and idea generating tool. It is a free tool of Google. Although not a very effective tool to use, it is still powerful.
Unlike other keyword research tools, you do not need to add seed keywords to start your search. Instead, add your or your competitors URL and it shows all the keywords that rank for the URL added. It shows all long tail and short tail keywords. It offers a 14 day free trial of all its functions, after which you need to buy their service.
The main benefits of SEMRush are:
Seasoned SEO Experts will recommend Moz. Its array of SEO tools gives you all the information required for complete SEO analysis. You can use Moz free trial for 30 days.
KW Finder is similar to Google Keyword Planner, but it gives more than just keywords suggestions.
Apart from the above salient features, it also shows an extensive list of domains that already target the keywords that you are looking at. It also allows Local SEO to target specific demographics of your choice. Keyword Finder has free, basic and premium plans to offer.
Highly recommended by Neil Patel, Ahrefs is the most popular among SEO’. Ahrefs provides scientific data on SEO campaigns undertaken. Worth paying for a paid account. It also provides a 14-day free trial.
A free tool but paid accounts also available for $88 per month and you need to upgrade to Pro version. It gives keywords search results for Google, Youtube, Bing, Amazon e-bay and App Store
This free tool helps to find long tail keywords. It gives an exhaustive list of keywords with monthly search volume, CPC and competition score.
Spyfu is a paid SEO tool for niche industries. The main use of this tool is to understand your competitors SEO platform and find out un-served, untapped and emerging markets.
SERPStat is a paid all in one SEO tool. It gives keyword research functionality along with search analytics, competitor research and rank tracking.
This tool helps you to keep track of search trends and traffic estimates.
All the best SEO Agencies in India and the World over use one of the above-mentioned keywords research tool or a combination.
The basic rule to follow while doing an in-depth keyword research is –
Quality in SEO is important and your content strategy should wholly support your SEO strategy.