Most web traffic comes from people searching long tail keywords or key phrases. When people search google they usually type in more then 2 keywords looking for specific information. You can see how people find your site by going over to Hittail and signing up, put your info in and sit back and see in real time your visitors and what term they used to find your site. Hittail will then give you suggestions on other long tail keywords to use to build more pages, edit your current ones or what else to blog about. Here is what's on their What Is It page.

“HitTail reveals in real-time the least utilized, most promising keywords hidden in the Long Tail of your natural search results. We present these terms to you as suggestions that when acted on can boost the natural search results of your site. It's that simple.”

So for this site it shows me this as an overview. You can see the majority of my traffic comes from the long tail.
Top Ten Keywords are 11.9% of your search traffic.
Long Tail Keywords are 88.1% of your search traffic.
Total unique keywords collected: 895

You can use this tool to fine tune your SEO project and if nothing else see how people are finding your website. It seems to work great and you need a little time with it, maybe a month or two to really see a good overview of your where your traffic is coming from. They also have a forum if you need any help or explanations.

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