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Scalenut x Semrush: What is Cluster Booster and How to use it?

Cluster Booster powered by Semrush boosts Scalenut’s Keyword Clusters by providing additional SEO data.

What is Cluster Booster?

Cluster Booster powered by Semrush boosts Scalenut’s Keyword Clusters by providing additional SEO data.

How will Cluster Booster help you?

As the name suggests, Cluster Booster boosts the Keyword Clusters module with additional information to help you choose the right cluster and create winning content.

  • View additional information such as Keyword Difficulty and CPC.
  • Assess and Sort by Cluster Difficulty.

How to set up Cluster Booster on your account?

Follow the steps below to connect the Cluster Booster plug-in with your Semrush account and learn to use it with the Scalenut suite.

  1. To start using Cluster Booster, Choose ‘App Integrations’ from the options on the left. Then, click on ‘Cluster Booster.’

2.When you are ready to connect, click the ‘Connect’ button on the top right.

 A pop-up will appear. Here, you can enter your Semrush Account Details.

3.Once you’ve filled in the details, click ‘Connect’. Cluster Booster is now installed and ready to use.

4.Go to ‘Keyword Planner’ from the Main Menu. You will see an icon on the top right telling you that Cluster Booster is ON.

Enter a keyword, select country, and create a new Topic Cluster. Your clusters will now contain data like Cluster Difficulty, individual Keyword Difficulty, and CPC. You can also sort your clusters by Cluster Difficulty.

Keyword difficulty refers to the amount of work you would have to put on your part to be visible and rank on the Google engine for your targetted keyword. So look for high volume and low difficulty clusters

Having a view of CPC (Cost per click) helps you understand the RoI when you rank for a keyword.

Use this additional data to choose the best-performing clusters so you can rank higher.


What plans of Scalenut and Semrush support Cluster Booster?

Cluster booster will work on Growth and Pro plans of Scalenut and only paid Semrush plans.

Can I connect my existing Semrush account to Scalenut?


Can I use the integration if I don’t have an active Semrush Subscription?

You need to have a paid Semrsuh plan to be able to use Cluster Booster.

I’m a Semrush customer. I don’t have a Scalenut account. How can I use the integration?

You will have to be on the Growth or Pro plan of Scalenut to use the integration. You can check out the various plan prices here.

Can I get support on the Surfer and Scalenut integration?

Sure! Please contact us at or start a chat conversation.