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#2 with 75k searches a month yet no traffic????

Discussion in 'White Hat SEO' started by Oblivion13, Nov 19, 2012.

  1. Oblivion13

    Oblivion13 Regular Member

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    Hey All,

    I have a whitehat site that is #2 for my exact term and according to google keyword tool it gets 75,000 global monthly searches a month yet I am not getting any traffic to my site.

    Any suggestions?
     
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  2. FJX

    FJX Jr. VIP Jr. VIP Premium Member

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    How did you know that you are #2?
     
  3. ritesh

    ritesh Senior Member

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    Broad or exact search in GWT?
     
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  4. Liaata

    Liaata Regular Member

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  5. Oblivion13

    Oblivion13 Regular Member

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    I have had 4 people in different parts of the world check it and they all see it up there.
     
  6. Oblivion13

    Oblivion13 Regular Member

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    Broad - 75,000
    Exact - 110
     
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  7. Getwhatchuwant

    Getwhatchuwant Jr. VIP Jr. VIP Premium Member

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    Ouch! The 110 figure is what you should base searches on.
     
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    Rua999 Power Member

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  10. Oblivion13

    Oblivion13 Regular Member

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    Yea, I didnt know about the exact term stuff until this thread. Thanks all... Guess I will relook into my keyword to go after.

    I guess, its a newb mistake but didnt know till I asked.

    Thanks Again
     
  11. rasmusk

    rasmusk Senior Member

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    I did the exact same mistake.

    Rank 2# on a 70k+ keyword and u can earn MONEY!!! :)
     
  12. Seadragon

    Seadragon Regular Member

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    Don't worry about it, everyones made that mistake at one point in there early IM career. Just remember to gather keywords with exact match in the future.
     
  13. radarsurge

    radarsurge Regular Member Premium Member

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    that's a standard mistake, we've all made it.
     
  14. viralyoutube

    viralyoutube Newbie

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    ughhh, ive made that mistake in the beginning unfortunately. now u know! don't give up and fight on!
     
  15. ivo1017

    ivo1017 Regular Member

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    Here a good read about kw research: [Method] STEP by STEP Keyword Research for Newbies
     
  16. blackguy81

    blackguy81 Power Member

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    Thanks for pointing out the thread bro, I am reading it right now - nothing new though, but it's a real gem if anybody want to teach his VA how to do keyword research properly and save lots of time :D
     
  17. Asasin15

    Asasin15 Newbie

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    Yeah but even with 110 you should get 30% of the clicks so you should get some visits
     
  18. lee.golibu

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    Thanks for your share. I am seeking this link and you provide it for me. Many thanks
     
  19. ja1myn

    ja1myn Senior Member

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    Lol these threads never get old. Sorry OP, but I always get a laugh out of these.
     
  20. charlie3

    charlie3 Senior Member

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    Everyone has made this mistake before. I did with the first website I ever started. Now you know and you won't make the same mistake in the future :)