Ranking for competitive keywords is harder than ever. There are usually dozens, if not hundreds of sites competing for the top spots of any popular search engine query. To get better results, you may want to focus on long-tail keywords. That’s where a long-tail keyword generator can come in handy.
With these tools, you can quickly get a lot of long-tail keyword suggestions you might not be able to come up with yourself. For each keyword, you often get search volume data, which makes selecting the best options easier.
In this article, we’ll introduce you to five of our favorite long-tail keyword generators and how to use them. Let’s get to work!
Five best long-tail keyword generator tools
SEMRush is an SEO, marketing, and analytics research suite. When it comes to SEO, it enables you to look up what keywords your competitors are using, deduce their rankings, and find new search terms, among many other features.
You can also use SEMRush as a long-tail keyword generator to help you identify search queries worth targeting. However, to get access to this functionality (and everything else), you need to sign up for an account.
As you can imagine, SEO analysis tools tend to be very expensive, and SEMRush is no exception. There’s a limited free plan, with premium tiers starting at $99.95 per month. A free plan will give you up to ten reports per day, with limited results. The free plan is still more than good enough to discover some long-tail keyword suggestions, though.
Once your free account is ready, you’ll get access to the SEMRush dashboard. Jump to the Keyword Analytics > Keyword Magic Tool page and start a search for your chosen keyword.
For example, if you enter “women’s running shoes”:
Then SEMRush will do its thing and return a list of long-tail keywords related to your initial query:
This article was written by John Hughes and originally published on ThemeIsle Blog.