How to Find a Niche for an Affiliate Website (my EXACT method)

Last updated: Jun 27, 2023

This video is about how to find a niche for an affiliate website using data-driven decisions and various tools such as Google Trends, Ubersuggest, Authority Checker, Answer the Public, Google Keyword Planner, and Bonsai Mary.

This video by Jesse Cunningham was published on Jun 5, 2023.
Video length: 16:26.

In this video, Jesse Cunningham discusses his exact method for finding a niche for an affiliate website.

He explains that it is important to make data-driven decisions when choosing a niche and demonstrates how to use various tools such as Google Trends, Ubersuggest, Authority Checker, Answer the Public, Google Keyword Planner, and Bonsai Mary to analyze the potential of a niche.

He uses the example of the philodendron plant niche to show how to determine if a niche is worth pursuing based on search trends and competition.

  • There are hundreds of thousands of potential niches to consider for an affiliate website.
  • Data-driven decisions are important when choosing a niche.
  • Tools such as Google Trends, Ubersuggest, Authority Checker, Answer the Public, Google Keyword Planner, and Bonsai Mary can help in the decision-making process.
  • Google Trends can show the popularity and trends of a specific niche over time.
  • Google Keyword Planner can provide insights into the search volume and competition for keywords related to the niche.
  • Ubersuggest is a free tool that can provide keyword ideas and search volume data.
  • Authority Checker on Ahrefs is a free tool that can analyze the authority of a website.
  • Answer the Public is a free tool that generates questions and queries related to a specific keyword.
  • The video uses the example of analyzing the philodendron niche using the tools mentioned.

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Identifying a Good Niche

  • There are hundreds of thousands of potential niches to consider for an affiliate website.
  • Data-driven decisions are important when choosing a niche.
  • Tools such as Google Trends, Ubersuggest, Authority Checker, Answer the Public, Google Keyword Planner, and Bonsai Mary can help in the decision-making process.
  • Google Trends can show the popularity and trends of a specific niche over time.
  • Google Keyword Planner can provide insights into the search volume and competition for keywords related to the niche.
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Using Google Trends

  • Google Trends can be used to analyze the popularity and trends of a specific niche.
  • It can show the search interest over time and in different regions.
  • Google Trends can help determine if a niche is currently trending or if it has seasonal interest.
  • Related topics and queries can also be explored to find additional keywords and ideas for content.
  • Google Trends can provide valuable insights to help decide if a niche is worth pursuing.
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Using Other Tools

  • Ubersuggest is a free tool that can provide keyword ideas and search volume data.
  • Authority Checker on Ahrefs is a free tool that can analyze the authority of a website.
  • Answer the Public is a free tool that generates questions and queries related to a specific keyword.
  • Bonsai Mary is an aged domain that can be used as a case study for finding a niche.
  • Using a combination of these tools can help gather data and insights to make an informed decision about a niche.
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Analyzing the Philodendron Niche

  • The video uses the example of analyzing the philodendron niche using the tools mentioned.
  • Google Trends shows that there is a rising interest in philodendrons over time.
  • It also reveals that the interest in philodendrons is seasonal, with higher interest in the summer months.
  • Related topics and queries provide additional keyword ideas and insights into the niche.
  • The video demonstrates how to use the data from Google Trends to determine if a niche is worth pursuing.
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Finding niche keywords using data-driven decisions

  • Using tools like Answer the Public and Answer Socrates to find niche keywords.
  • Pushing the keyword query to Google to check the search volume and competition.
  • Using Google Keyword Planner to analyze keyword trends and search volume.
  • Identifying keywords with high search volume and low competition.
  • Exploring different variations of keywords to find profitable niches.
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Verifying competition and domain authority

  • Using the search query to identify competitors in the search results.
  • Using tools like Ubersuggest to check the domain authority of competitors.
  • Comparing the domain authority of competitors to your own website.
  • Considering domain authority as one parameter to evaluate competition.
  • Understanding that higher domain authority doesn't necessarily mean you can't compete.
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Analyzing competitor websites

  • Examining the content and structure of competitor websites.
  • Looking at the headers and meta tags of competitor websites.
  • Assessing the quality and relevance of competitor content.
  • Identifying weaknesses or areas where you can compete with competitors.
  • Considering the publication date of competitor content.
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Using data to make informed decisions

  • Using data-driven decisions to choose a niche for an affiliate website.
  • Considering search volume, competition, and domain authority in the decision-making process.
  • Using tools like Google Trends, Ubersuggest, and Google Keyword Planner to gather data.
  • Analyzing competitor websites to understand the market and identify opportunities.
  • Using data to evaluate the potential profitability and success of a niche.
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Competitor Analysis

  • Examining competitor websites to determine their article quality and structure.
  • Identifying real competitors based on domain authority and keyword results.
  • Using Google Trends, Ubersuggest, Authority Checker, Answer the Public, Google Keyword Planner, and Bonsai Mary for research.
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Finding Long Tail Keywords

  • Exploring long tail keywords with lower search volume but higher specificity.
  • Using Google Keyword Planner to analyze search volume for specific long tail keywords.
  • Considering the potential value of long tail keywords with low search volume.
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Analyzing Competitor Traffic and Keywords

  • Using Ahrefs to analyze competitor traffic and keywords.
  • Comparing domain ratings between different tools.
  • Identifying keywords that competitors are ranking for.
  • Assessing keyword difficulty and volume to determine potential opportunities.
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Creating an Expandable Niche

  • Understanding the importance of choosing a niche that can be expanded upon.
  • Exploring the potential for growth within a niche.
  • Using examples like Bonsai Mary and the indoor house plant niche to illustrate expandable niches.
  • Avoiding limiting oneself to a narrow topic and considering future possibilities.
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How to Find a Niche for an Affiliate Website

  • Using data-driven decisions and various tools such as Google Trends, Ubersuggest, Authority Checker, Answer the Public, Google Keyword Planner, and Bonsai Mary.
  • Clicking on terms and questions in Google Trends to find low competition and low volume keywords.
  • Starting a website in a niche requires finding keywords with low difficulty and volume that can be ranked for.
  • Keyword research and competitor research are crucial for finding a good niche.
  • Proper keyword research is essential for finding a good niche.
  • Encouraging viewers to like, subscribe, and share the video, and check out the master class and Word Galaxy Suite for more resources.

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