SEO: Getting Keyword and Competitor Suggestions

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SmarterStats' built-in suggestion tools can help SEO analysts refine their SEO campaigns by identifying alternative keywords to monitor and/or by identifying additional websites that may be competing for traffic.

Using the Keyword Suggestion Tool

The keyword suggestion tool is available when creating or editing a campaign. Note: To edit an existing campaign, expand the desired campaign folder and click Campaign Details. Then click Edit in the content pane toolbar. The campaign settings will load in a new window. For information on creating a campaign, see Creating a SEO Campaign.

To access the keyword suggestion tool, click the Keyword tab in the campaign settings window and then click Get Suggestions in the toolbar. The following options will be available:

  • Suggestion Method - The method SmarterStats will use to create a list of suggested keywords.
  • Site URL - The URL of the site for which you want keyword suggestions. Note: If you are editing an existing campaign, this field may be pre-filled.

Adding Keyword Suggestions to a Campaign

If the keyword suggestion tool has suggestions that you want to add to your SEO campaign, select the desired keyword(s) from the suggestion list and click Finish. The selected keyword(s) will be added as enabled keywords for the campaign. If there are no keywords that you want to add to the campaign, simply click Cancel.

Using the Competitor Suggestion Tool

The competitor suggestion tool is available when creating or editing a campaign. Note: To edit an existing campaign, expand the desired campaign folder and click Campaign Details. Then click Edit in the content pane toolbar. The campaign settings will load in a new window. For information on creating a campaign, see Creating a SEO Campaign.

To access the competitor suggestion tool, click the Competing Sites tab in the campaign settings window and then click Get Suggestions in the toolbar. The following options will be available:

  • Suggestion Method - The method SmarterStats will use to create a list of suggested competitors.

  • Site URL - The URL of the site for which you want competitor suggestions. Note: If you are editing an existing campaign, this field may be pre-filled.

Adding Competitor Suggestions to a Campaign

If the competitor suggestion tool has suggestions that you want to add to your SEO campaign, select the desired site(s) from the suggestion list and click Finish. The selected site(s) will be added as enabled competitors for the campaign. If there are no competitors that you want to add to the campaign, simply click Cancel

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