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rubanz
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keywords in an article

How many keywords should be in a 700 word article?

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I usually target a phrase containing between 3 and 5 words.
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ninjanewbie
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Hey Mark, does the traditional SEO model of 3-5% keyword density still work?

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macdee1823
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Density is not an issue anymore, particularly with Google. Mention the keyword just once and then let the flow of the article take care of the rest.
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hi guys could you clear something up for me please, do i use one keyword like, to learn spanish, to input into my article at least 4-or 5 times.. and base my article on this 1 keyword.
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I hear that long tail or broad match keywords are best such as "learn to speak spanish", "the fastest way to learn spanish" or maybe "learn spanish quickly" and as Mac said make sure your article has a natural flow. So that people can read and understand it.
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Hey guys, today, for a 500 word article, just use your keyword as the beginning, and in each paragraph.

Make sure that you also use LSI keywords. IF you know the subject, it will be easy, but if you don't, you can use www.kwbrowse.com to add related keywords in your article.

Anyway, your article should be written for humans. This is important, because if it's crap, it will not make you a lot of money.

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Franck in addition to that I would recommend Google adwords keyword tool for recommended LSI keywords. The best resource for LSI terms IMO.

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You are right Wes, I use adwords as well for LSI.

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How do you actually use th keyword tool to find lsi phrases?

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Terry,

If you are talking about Google, there are two ways to do this.

The first is by typing a keyword, and then scroll down to see the "related terms"
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Make sure you order the phrases by relevance to find the highly related keywords. ;-)
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