On 13th October I researched for a keyword with following specs Avg. Monthly Broad Match - 60,500 Avg. Monthly Exact Match - 22,200 I registered a domain (.com) and started a wordpress website on 19th October. Wrote some content in my English (not a native english speaker here). Here what I did on the website Basic stuff - Analytics Google Webmasters Submitted to Google Wrote about trending topics on that niche every 3 days. Made sure On Site SEO is 100% Optimized (used Wordpress SEO plugin by Yoast) My 4 initial articles were manually written. After that every article was spinned in TBS and posted. SEO Initial Bookmarks Web 2.0 Forum Profiles Pinged all the above links Wrote a review on Alexa Regular SEO Bookmark one page from the website - Every week Web 2.0 backlinks to one page - Every week My website started to dance in Google since October 30th but never hit the frontpage to others. Thanks to Google personalized search results which showed my site on page #1 when I did that search huh. But was no where to others. At this moment the website was already ranking #2 and #3 on Yahoo and Bing respectively. Now today, My website now ranks #20 or #21 and I started to get 4-5 hits from Google for exact match I will keep this thread updated until I reach rank #1 Any advises are most welcomed.