Show Me the Money…How to Quickly Identify Your Online Money Making Niche
Refining Your Niche With Keyword Research
Now that you’ve got a list of topics you could write about, it’s time to isolate some top keywords from your research.You can always use Google’s Keyword Tool http://www.googlekeywordtool.com/It’s free and a useful way to start your keyword search.
You will find a number of helpful tools on the Google Keyword Tool Box page like the Webmaster Central Tool Set, AdSense Webmaster Income earning program, Website Analytics, Google+ for Webmasters and other informative topics.But after you’ve spent some time writing content for your website and you haven’t seen the money, you need to find a keyword tool to dig a little deeper.
Many vendors have developed keyword tool applications that help webmasters find the perfect set of words to attract their starving audience while eliminating the clutter of competition.
If you are a member of Wealthy Affiliate, you have a perfect tool from which to start. Go to the WA Key Word Tool (It’s free for Premium Members with unlimited searches.Sorry, if you are not a Premium Member you only get 30 free searches.) If you want to step up to an even deeper level of keyword search, take a serious look at Jaaxy.
Let me give you an example of keywords to type in for a potential money making niche.Let’s say your starving crowd is “Recent Law School Graduates Who Want to Pass the Bar Exam”. Recent Law School Graduates are a good example of a starving audience who has an urgent need and will pay for information.
Keywords you might type into a keyword tool application software could be:
·How to Pass the Bar Exam
·Passing the Bar Exam
·Study for the bar exam
·Bar exam questions
·Tips to passing the bar exam
·Passing the bar exam in
·Bar exam prep
·Passing bar exam
When you use WA’s Keyword Tool you will notice that each of these keywords offer over 100 monthly searches and have a competition score of 400 or less. That makes them fairly good keywords to write about. (NOTE: Ideally, look for keywords with 100+ monthly searches and a competition score of 100 or less but don't obsess over the numbers! Focus on producing epic content. Once you gain a few loyal readers your traffic will grow organically.)
By doing keyword research before you decide your money-making niche you can see that there is a good deal of interest in your niche. But hold on a minute or two.
You may think you’ve found your sweet spot niche on the road to your online fortune. But there is one more test to identifying a money-making niche and that is the Five Minute Profitability Test on the next page.
Money Tip# 5: Honing your skill with keyword research will help you add more relevant content to your target audience and increase traffic to your website.