Are you thinking about what type of jobs that you can start as a work at home mom? It should be base on your current skills. But, if you want to explore what’s on the market, SEO is an option. Yesterday, I had the opportunity to share about SEO Career for Moms in FHMOms Community. Check the webinar session HERE . If you wish to receive a copy of the presentation, please get in touch with me at jane@janemaghanoy.com. Listed below are the questions raised during the webinar. I hope that this will help you kick-start your SEO Career journey.


Keyword Research

#1 How to come up with blog topics in a specific niche using keyword research ?

Begin with this simple process. Start with the SEED or ROOT Keyword for that specific niche. For example, you want the niche on Public Speaking.

  1. Go to Google Trends , input the seed keyword and set the target location.

2. Take the top keywords from Google Trend and load it in Google Keyword Planner.

3. Choose keywords with high volume, medium or  low competition. Load it in ubersuggest.com . Check the keyword ranking probability.  If it has at least 60% that can be a good indicator.

4.  For the content idea, check quora.com and input the selected keyword. You can find a list of questions regarding that keyword.

#2  Which is better in choosing the right keyword? Higher Competition Low Search Volume or Higher   Search Volume Low Competition

Higher Search Volume, Low Competition is better

#3 Is SEO required for content marketing?


 Yes. SEO refers to the process of optimizing a website to help generate traffic. It focused on the needs and requirements of the search engine. Content Marketing is all about creating and distributing content to the human audience. SEO and content marketing should be in tandem.

Meta Description


# 1 How To Create Good Meta Description

Please check these resources: NeilPatel.com and SearchEngineWatch.com.

Website Audit

#1 Do you need backend access on website audit?

It depends on the scope of the report you will provide. But it works even without backend access.


# 2 Tools For SEO Audit

  • Website Auditor
  • ScreamingFrog
  • Alexa
  • Semrush
  • Google Search Console
  • Google Analytics

# 3 Guidelines for SEO Audit


My reference are coming from SEO experts and companies like Neil Patel, Kaiser Sage, Sean Si, Moz, SEMRush and Search Engine Watch.

General Question

# 1 Would SEO be alright for someone who has very little home-based experience or totally has no experience?

Yes. There are some SEO tasks which you can explore on like Blog Comment, Forum Post, Guest Blogging, Resource Link Building, and Broken Link Building. You don’t need to be techy to perform these tasks. What it requires is your ability to follow instructions. At the same time, marketing experience is not required to learn SEO.

Yes, SEO can be overwhelming but don't let it stop you from learning about SEO. Start with a simple task, perform hands-on experience and get started with an SEO Career.