What competition factors do you use in your keyword research?

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  1. macdonjo3

    macdonjo3 Jr. VIP Jr. VIP

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    Besides on page optimization of the top results, G+ mentions and other social activity, broad match count, exact match count and allintitle count, what other factors do you use for comparing keyword competition?
     
  2. adambaumb

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    Backlinks to page and to root domain.. (from SEOquake)
    Page authority and Domain authority (from Moz)
    and generally, if I can build a better site than one of the top 3s