These are some SEO and Research related toolkit which I use to create, manage and track my websites and competitors. I just thought that I will put them on my blog so that people can also get benefited from it. I will add some comments from my side
- Google Adwords Keyword Tool – The most famous and most used tool to find keywords and the number of search for the keyword.
- Overture Keyword Suggestion Tool – Another keyword suggestion tool. I use it with Adwords keyword tool to verify results given by each other.
- FREE Wordtracker Keyword Suggestion Tool – I use it with Adwords Keyword suggestion tool and Overture keyword suggestion tool to find more keywords.
- Keyword Ranking Monitor – I use this to monitor rankings for ALL of my sites on Google for various keywords.
- SEOBook Keyword Tool – A great tool to find related keywords and competition on it.
- Search Engine Spider Simulator – I use it to see how search engine spiders see my site. I use this to see whether I am using the right ratio of HTML and text in my page.
- SpyFu – This tool can help you spy on your competition. I use it to see how many advertisers are available for each keyword and how much they are willing to pay.
- Copyscape – I use this tool to verify that nobody is copying my content. Also to verify that the article writers I am using are not copying the content from any other website.
- Google Trends – To find the latest keywords to create websites on.
- Google Zeitgeist – To find recent host topics to create websites on.
- PR Calculator – Quite old but still useful. I use to while building links to get approximate idea of how much links I need to build.
- Domain Pop BackLink Checker – I use it to check my backlinks.
- Dead Link Checker – To verify that there are no dead links on my site. I also regularly check my awstats to find any dead links on my site.
- Top 500 Search Engine Keywords Of The Week – They recently stopped updating it, but it was a good resource to find out what is being hot in this week.
- SEOMoz Page Strength Tool – I use it while buying new websites.
- Keyword Density Checker – I use it to check the keyword density on my web pages to see that I comply
Hope it’s useful