German Christmas SEO Keywords

Are you looking into running a Christmas SEO campaign here in Germany?

Well the snow has arrived, the Glühwein is being drunken, the christmas markets are in full swing and the Christmas trees are already up and decorated; so by this time you should either be well underway or you must start today!

Today I will give you some keyword tips on what German words (and the English translation) you should be targeting that might help you this Christmas:

Weihnachten: Christmas

The most important Keyword of them all! But as this Google Global Market Finder search shows – do not discount using the keyword ‘Christmas’ (shows similar english language searches in Germany for the keyword Weihnachten):

German Christmas SEO

Geschenke: Presents/Gifts (don’t use the English word ‘Gift’ in German SEO… it means poison in German!)

Ideen: Ideas (so… Weihnachten Geschenke Ideen)

Spielzeug: Toys

Geschenkideen zu Weihnachten: Christmas gift ideas

Einkaufen: Shopping (or just use ‘Shopping’)

Weihnachten karten: Christmas cards

Heiligabend: Christmas Eve (try: Last minute Heiligabend shopping)

Kaufen: Buy

Adventskalender: Advent calendar

Wunschzettel: Wish list

Frohe Weihnachten: Merry Christmas!

Silvester: New Years Eve

Best of luck with the SEO… and best of luck during the holiday season :)