What is one of the most important things you can do to help your content rank well on the search engines? The answer is keyword research. Keyword research is a very critical part of SEO. Producing content with the wrong keywords can result in a lot of wasted time and effort. Even if your content is top notch and of the highest quality, if it can’t be found in the search engines, you may as well just throw in the towel.
One of the best tools for researching keywords is actually a free tool provide by Google. Its the Google Adwords Keyoword Tool. With this tool you can get an idea of the approximate search volume for a keyword or keyprase along with other related keywords. It will also show you the competition level of keywords so you can get an idea of how difficult it would be to compete for good search ranking positions.
So go ahead and give it a try. Check out the video below for a quick demonstration.