Google, Internet Marketing, Local SEO, Search Engine Optimization, SEO

SEO Competitive Research Tools [2017]

Best SEO Competitive Research Tools and Websites

Best SEO Websites

Top SEO Competitive Research Sites

Most of these tools are paid services and well worth it. However…

Many of these great programs come with money back guarantees and/or free or slightly disabled free tools for 14-30 days so you can experience what each service has to offer before you make the investment. If I’ve missed a tool feel free to shoot me an email. This list is by no means definitive and I focused mainly on SEO competitor and Google keyword ranking tools. BTW, my personal favorite is SEMRush. Check that one out!!

  • Ahrefs – Trial Period – Backlink research, organic traffic research, keyword research, content marketing & other tools. About $80/month paid annually
  • Alexa – 7 Day Trial Period – Comes with a limited free newbie account.
  • Compete – 30 Days to try the service, may cancel for a refund before then.
  • iSpionage – 30 Days to try the service, may cancel for a refund before then.
  • MOZ – Excellent keyword ranking, crawling, keyword and DA tools. Some free tools, Free 30-day trial. Worth checking out but kind of expensive.
  • Ontolo – Free account with 25 Instant Prospector Reports & Weekly Competitor Reports.
  • Rival IQ – 14 Day Trial Period.  No credit card required.  Competitor research.
  • SEMRush – Excellent service with great tools and always find something useful for my clients. Some Free Tools – Comes with a 7-day money back guarantee.  Recently gave away 30-day trials.
  • SERPS – Free 30 day trial, no credit card required. Track your keyword rankings. Cool free but limited keyword tool.
  • SERPStat – Backlinks, keyword tracking, and research, competitor analysis and site audit. Free trial. Starts at a reasonable $19/month.
  • SimilarWeb – 30 Days to try the service, may cancel for a refund.
  • SpyFu – Some free tools. Has great competitive PPC and SEO tools. 30 Days to try the service may cancel for a refund before then.
  • WooRank – 14 Day Free Trial with a credit card.
  • SEOProfiler – Excellent Keyword/Competitor Rank Tracking with a free trial.
  • AccuRanker – Excellent Keyword/Competitor Rank Tracking with a free trial.
  • Cognitive SEO – Backlink Analysis, Content Audit, and Rank Tracking. Free trial for 14 days then $99/month.
  • RankSonic – Very impressive rank tracking, audit, competitor, and other tools. 14-day free trial.
  • Paradox SEO – Excellent site audit tool. Free trial.

There are many others, this is just scraping the surface of what is available. If I’ve missed your favorite, email me and I will add a review.

If I’ve missed your favorite, email me and I will add it.

Internet Marketing, Social Media Marketing

25 Awesome Social Media Tools [Infographic]

Awesome Social Media Tools

25 Awesome Social Media Tools
25 Awesome Social Media Tools
Connecticut, Google, Infographics, Search Engine Optimization, SEO, WordPress

Guide To Google SEO Ranking – 200 Ranking Factors [Infographic]

Google’s 200 Ranking Factors

I’ve seen hundreds of SEO Infographics over the past few years, this one has to be in my Top 5 All-Time Favorites if not my single All-Time Favorite.

The Folks at SingleGrain and Backlinko have really outdone themselves with this one. Although I believe there are closer to 500 ranking factors (must include humans and RankBrain) used in Google’s constantly updated and upgraded algorithms, this infographic makes for a very good start for beginners and experts alike.

Beginner's Guide To Google SEO
Beginner’s Guide To Google SEO

 

Facebook, Google, Infographics, Pinterest, SEO, Social Media Marketing

More Great Internet & Social Marketing Infographics

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