Top 5 Free Keyword Researching Tools in 2021 (Paid Like Free Alternatives)

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Looking for free keyword research tools? But still not find

before going to free keyword tools first of all you should know about what is keyword research and how I can be performed after that you should go with these tools because tools may make your easy but can no do whole keyword research for you

As newbies, we do not have a budget for keyword research tools, so we must find an alternative to keyword research tools

Trust me, I haven’t used any paid keyword research tools yet. I am not suggesting that paid keyword research tools are useless, but for initial gain for your site you can use  free tools

Do you know that I have increased my organic traffic up to 30% just by researching my old  keywords

In this guide, I will reveal 5 free keyword tools you can use

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What is Keyword Researching?

It is a simple process that involves finding terms that people type into search engines such as Google, Bing and Yahoo) and including them strategically in content so that it appears on the top of the search engines. 

In order to understand how free keyword research tools work, we must first know why keyword research is still important  

Why is Keyword Research Important for SEO?

Keyword research in SEO is as essential as oxygen for living things.

Keyword Researching helps to get a targeted audience for your website through the search engines.

The most essential part of choosing relevant keywords for your business is to reach concerned people.

If you do not know which keyword you want to rank on your blog, then you are missing out on a lot of opportunities to attract qualified traffic. 

Let’s discuss top popular free keyword research tools that i am personally using.

As usual hold a cup of tea and let get started

Top 5 Free Keyword Research Tools:

1. Google AdWords: Keyword Planner:

The most obvious choice for the top spot is keyword Planner Tool By (Google) has been my favorite for many years.

Google Keyword Planner is not only a good choice when creating a new content, but it can  also be your best friend as you grow and produce more content.

For the betterment of my blog traffic, this is one of the most useful tools I use over a  search engine. 

It is the main feature of Google Keyword Planner that it displays the accurate search volume of a google search engine since this tool is powered by Google.

How To Use Google Keyword Planner:

1- simply put the keyword on the search box. as I showed in the below screenshot.

Google Keyword Planner Knowledge Shout

From there, everything you need is laid out in an obvious way.

In addition to your search term(s), you are provided with many other ideas. Some of these will work. 

Some may not works. Either way, you want to pay close attention to all of the keywords. You never know when you will find a gem.

Along with the keyword list, you will find

  1. Average monthly searches
  2. Competition Of That Keyword (hi, low)
  3. Suggested bid (if you want to run google award ads)
Google Keyword Planner Knowledge Shout

2- UbberSuggest Free SEO Tool:

It’s true that SEO stinks, and that makes blogging annoying, but we can’t disregard its importance in our blogging field because the whole blogging world is reliant upon it.

Ubersuggest is a great tool to help you quickly discover keywords that people are searching for in your target niche.

Along Ubbersugest also offers SEO related features more features such as:

  1. Domain overview
  2. Top SEO pages of your competitors
  3. Check backlinks

Additionally, it is currently a freemium tool, but most of its features are free 

Having started this blog, I have been using this tool for a long time; it helps me target any keyword and determine my ranking position.

How To Use Ubersuggest Tool:

Ubber suggest ss

Firstly Go to Ubersuggest and in the search field, enter your keyword which you are going to target. Since I am  doing keyword research for “SEO” (Just example)

Simply put “SEO” in the search field, you may also specify the target country  (if you want)

Click on the search, and it will show you the complete history of this particular keyword. just like (Search volume, SEO difficulty, paid difficulty, and CPC(cost per click))

You can further click on any  Keyword ideas (left sidebar)  to expand it and get more views and suggested Keywords that make sense to you.

Ubber suggest keyword research

Additionally, there are many more features of the free ubbersuggest tool we will explore in another blog post.

It will change of your keyword researching game.


The Hoth Free Kyeword researching Tool

Another free keyword research tool after Google Keyword Planner and Ubbersuggest is known as The Hoth Tool.

It  is also a freemium tool, but today we will reveal the free version

In some cases Hoth’s suggestions may match with Google Keyword Planner, and it can be one of the best alternatives

How To Use The HOTH Keyword Tool :

 Just go through The link

Step 1- put your targeted keyword ob the search query in my case i wrote “SEO” as my primary keyword

Step 2- After that, you will have to complete login details.

Step -3 : Boom you can see results in above attached screenshot

4 Free Keyword Researching Tool:  can be another excellent keyword researching tool after Hoth, it has a vast amount of keywords data. It is also an excellent brain Stromer and also known as the second alternative after google planner. free Keyword researching tool

What makes KeywordTool unique?

There are many things which make keyword tool unique.

1- It is easy to use, means is the completely user-friendly tool you can see screenshot below

For example, I just did a search for “”Knowledge” and it has brainstorm idea & suggested to me “525” new relevant ideas.

Not bad.

Second, you can easily filter out or expand the results to find the right keywords for you.

My Favorite Feature of this keyword tool: Analyze Competitors. This is a very cool feature I do not see in many other keyword research tools.

There are many more features of You must check this tool and explore it.

5 – Soovle:

soovle keyword tool

Soovle is a customizable engine that suggests services from all the major providers in one place. Soolve is a tool that provides keyword research data for Google, Bing, Amazon,, Yahoo, Wikipedia, and Youtube.

Soovle enables you to explore the most typed in keywords. it is one of the multiple search engines based tools. The keyword root you give it. It even includes Amazon and eBay.

It is also a great brainstorming tool because you can type in your ideas slowly and allow it to come up with its own.

I am also taking help from Soovle sometimes you can check I will be helpful for you as well.

Final Thoughts:

There you have it: top 5 best free keyword research tools.

I’d like to hear your thoughts:

Did I miss any quality tools here?

I reviewed several tools, so you might have a question about one of them.

Feel free to leave a quick comment below.

Abdul rafay

My Self Abdul Rafay Qazi a Blogging Scientist. I am a Full-Time Blogger with robust Skills of  Affiliate Marketing, WordPress, SEO & Social Media Marketing. I am here To Encourage New Blogger Aspirants And Help Them To Earn Their First Dollar $ From Online.

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