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In order to achieve a high position on search engines and drive traffic to your website(s), it is crucial that you have the perfect combination of tools. There are a variety of tools that you can use to achieve your goals.
Tools are generally divided into two categories – free and paid. I have included some of the most popular tools used by SEOs, detailing what they are used for and the results you can expect to get by using them.
Some of them are relatively easy to use, others may be more complex, but all of them will provide you with an idea of where to start and what to do to meet your goals.
This is probably the most basic tool, but also one of the most important to an SEO. This tool provides you with a website’s vital information including its page rank, the number of indexed pages and backlinks the site has, and its age.
This tool is a must have for SEO. Google Analytics is a free tool that Google provides to every registered website owner.
Google AdWords Tool
This is another free tool that you can take advantage of for both your SEO efforts and your PPC campaigns.
Using WordPress as the very foundation of your website, or content infrastructure, is vital for the success of your SEO strategy.
Open Site Explorer
This tool was designed by one of the powerhouses in our industry. The great news is that using SEOMoz’s Open Site Explorer is actually very simple.
Majestic SEO is another useful tool for backlink analysis. This tool will give you a better understanding of the market surrounding your website.
With Sheer SEO, you will automatically be able to monitor keyword density, keyword drops and increases in ranks over certain periods of time.
This is my absolute favorite tool for keyword research and analysis. With this tool, you can begin your competitive analysis with up to three different competitor domains. The program will compare PPC rates, keywords and organic search for these sites.
SEM Rush is quite possibly one of the most complete tools for SEO and PPC on the market.
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You’ve probably heard that success using Facebook is about engaging with your audience, but what does that really mean? Engagement doesn’t just mean getting likes and shares. You have to build a relationship with your fans to really engage them.
Sharing your scoops to your social media accounts is a must to distribute your curated content. Not only will it drive traffic and leads through your content, but it will help show your expertise with your followers.
How to integrate my topics' content to my website?
Integrating your curated content to your website or blog will allow you to increase your website visitors’ engagement, boost SEO and acquire new visitors. By redirecting your social media traffic to your website, Scoop.it will also help you generate more qualified traffic and leads from your curation work.
Distributing your curated content through a newsletter is a great way to nurture and engage your email subscribers will developing your traffic and visibility.
Creating engaging newsletters with your curated content is really easy.