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Best tool to research keyword competition?

Discussion in 'Black Hat SEO Tools' started by UNDƎRCAT, Mar 10, 2011.

  1. UNDƎRCAT

    UNDƎRCAT Registered Member

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    What do you consider to be the best tool to research your keyword competitors? Their ranking, backlinks, etc. I will be monetizing through AdSense.

    ScrapeBox?

    Thanks for any replies.
     
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    SEOmoz Opensiteexplorer and Keyword Difficulty Tool.
     
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    UNDƎRCAT Registered Member

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    Any others? I'm going to have a look at SERPAttacks - seems promising!
     
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    i use market samurai
     
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    TraficTravis(similar in some ways to market samurai), seoquake, google queries.

    I've tested market samurai but it is to slow for my pc for now. So for seo competition module I like trafic travis. ;)
     
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    I use TraficTravis as well, combined with google adwords and regular seach on google (inurl & intitle).

    But I think the more serious people on bhw don't like tt that much!?
     
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    UNDƎRCAT Registered Member

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    Yeah I've seen that mentioned around here (that they don't like TT).

    I'm looking for a more automated way to compile competition statistics for given keywords than the classic manual searching.
     
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    Market Samurai ($149...~$50 discount available if you search) : Seems to be at the top of the list around here. Some say it's too slow (and they've had some recent troubles), but it's my favorite.

    Traffic Travis (free and $99 pro version) : Nice interface and speed, but too basic IMO.

    SERPAttacks (free and $47 pro version) : Closest to Market Samurai, but does lack a few items that some consider particularly important. Close second to Market Samurai (and cheaper).

    Google Keyword Tool (free) : Some say this is the best, but others find it difficult to use. Personally, I like MS and SERPAttacks better, but this tool is just fine.

    Good luck!
     
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    What I don't like about Traffic Travis and M.S. (besides the fact that its slow), is that you can only check a certain number of competitors and their backlinks PER keyword, and not multiple keywords at a time.
     
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    UNDƎRCAT Registered Member

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    Thanks guys for the contributions.
     
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    Thumbs up! Great info!Thanks:rolleyes:
     
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    bump - any suggestions?
     
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