Use Searchmetrics as a data source

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Searchmetrics is a provider of search analytics, digital marketing software, and SEO services. It operates the Searchmetrics Suite, an SEO platform that offers a holistic consulting approach to helping companies develop and execute intelligent, long term digital marketing and content strategies.

Data Source Type: REST/URL (Searchmetrics)
Authentication: API Key Authentication
Searchmetrics API Key Authentication information
API Documentation: Searchmetrics API Documentation

Step-by-Step

Creating a data source using Searchmetrics

To create a data source using Searchmetrics, you need to accomplish three tasks:

  • Start the data source creation process.
  • Authenticate with Searchmetrics.
  • Enter the URL into Kliipfolio.

Note: This guide assumes that you already have an active Searchmetrics account.

Step 1: Start the data source creation process

To create a data source using Searchmetrics, go to the Connector Gallery page in Klipfolio and select Searchmetrics.

Step 2: Write the Query

To write a Searchmetrics query, utilize Searchmetrics API documentation to write an API request.
The name of an API call for Searchmetrics consists of:

  • [Product]+[Data category]+[Method]+[Return data]+[Call].
  • For example, for the call "RelatedKeywords", the full name that has to be used in the code is "ResearchKeywordsGetListRelatedKeywords".
  • An example HTTP Request would be: http://api.searchmetrics.com/v1/ResearchKeywordsGetListWinners.json?url=searchmetrics.com&countrycode=us

Step 3: Enter the URL into Klipfolio 

Once you have completed your Searchmetrics API request, copy and paste your URL into Klipfolio's Searchmetrics connector.

In the Connect to your Searchmetrics data page, ensure that you:

  1. Enter your API Key.
  2. Enter your API Secret.
  3. Copy and paste the URL from Searchmetrics into the API Request.

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