Five free tools for competitor keyword research

22 02 2011
  • Search Engine Journal has a good article for us cheapo marketers; Five free tools for competitor keyword research to sum up they are SEOmoz Term extractor, Open Site Explorer, Google Adwords Keyword tool,SEMrush, Alexa.
  • Google, for years, have been selecting dynamic titlesfor the search results when they deem that other titles are more appropriate. In fact, Google told us when they pick alternative titles, which includes (1) titles are particularly short, (2) titles are shared across large parts of your site and/or (3) titles appear to be mostly a collection of keywords. A thread at WebmasterWorld has a small uprising with webmasters who are upset that their title tags aren’t showing in Google’s search results. They don’t match the title tag from their page source code and are thus very upset.

That’s about it for today, pretty slow news day.




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