Printable version SEO Toolkit 3 Overview Features Versions Licence information System requirements Before Starting Registering Entering account details Engine subscription wizard Settings Program interface and customization Exporting data Upgrading Engine subscription renewal Support Keyword Research The Keyword Manager Searching for keywords Displaying the seasonal trends graph Keyword analysis Deleting columns Keyword Management Exporting Word Density Industry Keywords Finding keywords Keyword popularity Exporting Seasonal trends graph Competitor Research Viewing domain data Displaying a seasonal trends graph Site optimization Meta Tags Meta browser Meta Editor Using Meta Editor Source code Importing URL and Contact details Saving meta tags Setting default tags Global meta tag editor Page content Keyword Density Analyzer Analyzing a page Filters Results Keyword Popularity Exporting keywords Ranking Advisor Selecting a page Analyzing a page Viewing the page The robots.txt file Server header check Search engine submission SubmitWolf Submission Rules Icon legend Category descriptions Importing previous SubmitWolf projects Submission Wizard Entering URL Details Category & Contact Details Engine Selection Entering a URL Entering URL details Alternate URL titles Importing URL and contact details Reciprocal link page builder Confirm Email Keywords Editor Search engine selection Submission confirmation Connection status Submission status Manual submissions Batch submissions Reporting and maintenance Reports Submission history Reporting non functioning engines Suggesting new engines Enterprise features Importing data Setting up an online submission form Exporting submission data Reports Site Maps Crawling a URL Specifying URL information Selecting URLs Building the Site Map Reporting and revision Search engine rankings Entering a URL Entering keywords Selecting engines Starting the ranking check Ranking results Exporting ranking results Ranking reports Ranking history Reporting non functioning engines Customizing the ranking tab Internet Presence Entering a URL Selecting engines Starting the popularity check Popularity results Popularity report Popularity history Customizing the presence tab ROI Calculators CPM to CPC ROI calculator CPC calculator Reciprocal link checker Checking for reciprocal links Link check results Exporting link check results Domain Manager Entering a domain Importing multiple domains Custom import Obtaining domain information Whois Registering a domain Editing domain information Sorting domains Exporting domain information Marking domains
SEO Toolkit 3

Searching for keywords

The keyword manager has a keyword suggestion feature built in.

Follow these steps to perform a search:

  1. Enter a search term in the Search Term field. The search terms can be in the following languages: English, German, French, Spanish, Finnish, Swedish, Dutch and Italian.

    Entering a keyword in the Keyword Manager

  2. Select the database to query from the drop down menu

    Select the number of results to return

    Data is obtained from keyword discovery. Up to 1000 top search phrases per keyword can be displayed. Full 12 months of search data, which enables you to track seasonal search variations. For more information about keyword discovery, please visit


    Data from the past 12 months, obtained via a global user panel. User panel data is free of skew from automated agents such as ranking scripts and programs.


    Data from June 2005 onwards, obtained via a number of sources such as internet service provider and search engine logs.

    Regional Databases: (Australia, Canada, Netherlands, France, Germany, Italy, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and UK)

    Contains searches performed by users in that region, and searches on engines in that region. eg. The UK database contains searches made by UK users, and searches on UK search engines by users in ANY region.

    Specialty Databases: (Google, Yahoo, eBay, Shopping and News)

    (Google, Yahoo and Ebay) Includes all searches made to the relevant site and regional portal.
    For example, Google database includes all queries made to and regional portals such as

    Shopping contains searches to popular shopping sites such as Amazon, Buy, Bizrate, Froogle, Yahoo shopping and many others.

    News includes searches to popular news portals such as google news.

    Further details can be viewed at


    A spell search will find keywords that are common misspellings of the keyword. For example, entering the keyword calendar and clicking the Spell button returns:


  3. Select the number of results to return from the drop down menu

    Note: A keyword discovery subscription is required to access more than 100 results

    Select the number of results to return

  4. Search Options:

    Click on Search to begin a query.

    Keep the current results in the list and merge the next search with the current set.

    This option opens a selection window, where advanced options can be selected.

    The advanced selection window

    Excludes words from the list of results.

    Phrase Match:
    Performs a broad match search, which only returns the keyword phrases that match the order of the keywords provided. For example: a phrase match search for free hosting will return only the keyword phrases that match the order of the keywords. The keyword free web hosting would not be included in the results. The phrase match search can selected by ticking the 'Phrase Match' checkbox.

    Include Plurals:
    Includes plurals of the keyword in the search results. For example: a search for the keyword cookie will also include results containing the keyword cookies. The plurals search can selected by ticking the 'Include Plurals' checkbox. Note: This function is not available on the Historical Global database.

    Spelling Search:
    Keyword discovery spelling tool (returns commonly misspelt variations of the keyword).

  5. The Keyword manager will retrieve a list of suggested keywords. Top bids and competitor information can be obtained by selecting the keywords and clicking on the Analyze button. See the "Displaying competitor information" manual page for more details. The words column indicates the word size of the phrase. The searches column displays the number of searches for the keyword from the database queried. Additional columns are displayed when a merge query is used. In this example, "printers" was originally queried in global premium with the google results added by using the merge option.

    Suggested keywords for the keyword printers