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SheerSEO is a SEO web based software that allows you to track and analyze your website SEO campaign. It automates your SEO efforts, whether its tracki... Learn More

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Advanced Web Ranking is a search engine ranking software that emulates a manual search through each search engine. It works exactly like if you were m... Learn More

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Ahrefs is one of the largest indexes of live backlinks in the world. Thanks to their extraordinarily advanced website analysis tools, including: Crawl... Learn More


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Linkdex is a SaaS platform that measures and improves search engine visibility and influence for Enterprise brands. Natural search as a channel provi... Learn More

Pricing Starting From

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SheerSEO

SEO & SEM

$ 7
For 1 Month / 1 user(s)

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Advanced Web Ranking Cloud

SEO & SEM

$ 49
Single payment / 1 user(s)

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Ahrefs

Competitive Intelligence

$ 79
Single payment / 1 user(s)

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Linkdex

SEO & SEM

No Pricing Available yet.

Available Features

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SheerSEO

SEO & SEM

The Basics

# Keywords: 400

CSV/PDF Reports

Traffic Estimation

G.Analytics Integration

Directory Submission: 100

Blog Reviews: 100

Competitors Analysis

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Advanced Web Ranking Cloud

SEO & SEM

2000 Keywords

100 Shared Reports

Unlimited Websites

Rank Tracking

SEO Reporting

User Management

SEO Audit

Analytics

Social Media

Developer API

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Ahrefs

Competitive Intelligence

Campaigns 250

Tracked Keywords 20.500

Domain Health

Alerts

Data Rows Limit 2B

Batch Analysis Units 4M

OpenApp Rows 6M

Social Metrics

Site Explorer

Broken Backlinks & Links

Disavow Links Integration

Content Analysis

Content Explorer

Alerts 200

Results 10K rows

Positions Explorer

Results 100K rows

Positions 1-100

Keywords Explorer

Results 40k rows

Positions

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Linkdex

SEO & SEM

Free Trial Availability

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SheerSEO

SEO & SEM
Free Trial Available
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Advanced Web Ranking Cloud

SEO & SEM
Free Trial Available
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Ahrefs

Competitive Intelligence
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Linkdex

SEO & SEM

No Free Trial Available.

Most Favorable User Review

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SheerSEO

SEO & SEM
User review from
10
jimielvishanks
Jun 22, 2014

great and reliable, all the details I'm getting for the last 6 years are pretty accurate ( have no idea what inaccuracy mentioned by andy). excellent for both small one site operators (like I started) and up to biggest agencies.

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Advanced Web Ranking Cloud

SEO & SEM

No favorable user review available yet for Advanced Web Ranking Cloud.

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Ahrefs

Competitive Intelligence
User review from
10
Steve Miller
Sep 21, 2015

Ahrefs is the most accurate, but not the most comprehensive, backlink analysis tool that I’ve ever used. What I mean by that is that any link it tells you is there is most likely there, as stated. However, it often does not find all of the links that are out there. It is continuously getting better at finding more and more links, but if you need a comprehensive list, you may want to combine the list from Ahrefs with other tools, like MajesticSEO and Open Site Explorer. You may even want to run the resulting list through SEO PowerSuite’s SEO SpyGlass to get the live information about those links. But, if you are looking for an overview of a link profile, Ahrefs will do that for you without a bunch of additional processing. You will get an accurate list of the most prominent links for the site, even if you don’t get a completely comprehensive list. But, the more comprehensive tools tend to have more inaccuracies in them, particularly links that are no longer there. One great feature that Ahrefs has that the other tools haven’t seemed to incorporate yet is the ability to filter out links that are in your disavow file in Google Search Console. You’ll have to download your list from Google Search Console and manually upload it into Ahrefs, but then it will ignore links that have been disavowed, giving you a much more accurate look at your list of links without having to export links and manually process them. It is a great feature.

Pros :

- Has a very accurate list of backlinks for analysis - Runs quickly - Supports Disavow files - Can check on competitors easily

Cons :

- Doesn’t have the most comprehensive list of backlinks for analysis - The uploaded Disavow file applies to all reports, not just the site you upload it for - The tool is one of the more expensive backlink tools

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Linkdex

SEO & SEM
User review from
8
Sam Gooch
Dec 10, 2015

Linkdex is an extremely powerful tool with cutting edge features that can be used to help manage your whole digital marketing campaigns and extract valuable insights and potential opportunities as well as providing the ability to identify and build relevant relationships. To get the most out of Linkdex, it’s very important to invest quite a lot of time setting up the campaigns properly. The tool does not come cheap, so it is designed to provide digital marketers with everything they need from a single platform. While it does provide a lot of great features, I believe that having a toolbox with many tools is something that we should all have, as different tools specialise in different areas, so relying on one tool to do everything isn’t a great idea. That being said, Linkdex does offer features that you won’t find in other tools, like the Entity Browser which can be used to find bloggers with authority and the relationships between them, allowing you to become a professional stalker to find relevant bloggers.

Pros :

  • Linkdex provides training to help you and your team/agency to get the most out of the tool, and also help you to set up your campaigns.
  • The content 360 crawler feature helps you to identify issues with your web pages as well as getting an overview of how many shares each page has had on some social channels.
  • The forecasting tool can help you to forecast the value that would be attributed to traffic based on improved rankings by position.
  • The rank tracking tool provides historical data for your chosen keywords, with nice graphs to show position changes side-by-side.
  • You can also tag sets of keywords, which can be useful when understanding the causes of peaks and troughs.

Cons :

  • If you don’t find the time to set your campaigns up properly, you will be paying top dollar for a glorified rank checker.
  • While Linkdex offers a lot more than the traditional SEO tools on the market, It's much more expensive, which means that you're unlikely to be able to justify using it unless you're a decent size agency looking for an all-in-one campaign management solution.

Most Unfavorable User Review

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SheerSEO

SEO & SEM

No unfavorable user review available yet for SheerSEO.

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Advanced Web Ranking Cloud

SEO & SEM
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    4
    public
    Jun 14, 2014

    AWR Cloud support is terrible, even when you need help with something as simple as your account billing. The product has potential, but we're still looking for the best solution. I find the competitor views completely unusable because the competitor names overlap so much that you can't read them, and it doesn't look professional enough for me to pass on to clients.

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    Ahrefs

    Competitive Intelligence

    No unfavorable user review available yet for Ahrefs.

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    Linkdex

    SEO & SEM

    No unfavorable user review available yet for Linkdex.

    Most Favorable Critic Review

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    SheerSEO

    SEO & SEM
    100
    Matt Smith , OnlineIncomeTeacher

    Wednesday 31 December 1969

    SheerSEO is a fantastic piece of SEO tracking software that lets you see how your site is doing online.  The software comes with TONS of useful information that you can use, such as; keyword statistics, keyword density, page rankings, SERP tracker, page referrers, backlink checker, and many more! I’d definitely recommend trying SheerSEO out.  I’ve not been using them for long, but it has become very useful when trying to assess my own SEO strategy.

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    Advanced Web Ranking Cloud

    SEO & SEM
    100
    Travis Campbell , Marketing Professor

    Tuesday 10 July 2012

    I’ve tested quite a few rank checking tools over the years, and always came back to Advanced Web Ranking as a tool of choice. It allows you to store things over the long-haul, the user interface is faster than web UI competitors, and I’ve never had a service outage. It also combines social mentions, Google Analytics, and link data in an easy to use intuitive way.

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    Ahrefs

    Competitive Intelligence
    100
    Julie Joyce , Search Engine Land

    Tuesday 06 November 2012

    Now that the basics are out of the way I have to say that I absolutely love the Ahrefs tool. It’s fast and the graphical representations are very easy to understand (even for a novice I imagine.) In this suite you’ll find a Site Explorer, Keywords Analysis, Backlinks Report, Domain Comparison, Batch Analysis, and Competition Analysis tools.

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    Linkdex

    SEO & SEM
    100
    Wiep Knol , WIEP

    Wednesday 31 December 1969

    The fully customizable dashboards make Linkdex the perfect tool for mid-sized and large (online) marketing teams. Any team member can focus on the data that matters most for him or her, without losing track of the bigger picture. This will make it a lot easier to introduce this tool to your team with all team members actually using it.

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    Most Unfavorable Critic Review

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    SheerSEO

    SEO & SEM
    50
    Colt Agar , The Tech Reviewer

    Friday 07 June 2013

    I found the SheerSEO service to be a useful resource to check Google rankings during my free trial period, but I will not be spending my money on a paid subscription once the trial is over and I would not recommend spend their money on a subscription. Since the free trial does not require a credit card, I do think it is worth signing up for the trial period regardless so you can test our the rank tracking service for yourself with your own data.

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    Advanced Web Ranking Cloud

    SEO & SEM

    No critic review available yet for Advanced Web Ranking Cloud .

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    Ahrefs

    Competitive Intelligence

    No critic review available yet for Ahrefs .

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    Linkdex

    SEO & SEM

    No critic review available yet for Linkdex .

    Demo Video

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    SheerSEO Demo Video

    SEO & SEM

    No Demo Video Available.

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    Advanced Web Ranking Cloud Demo Video

    SEO & SEM
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    Ahrefs Demo Video

    Competitive Intelligence

    No Demo Video Available.

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    Linkdex Demo Video

    SEO & SEM

    Screenshots

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    Advanced Web Ranking Cloud

    SEO & SEM
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    Ahrefs

    Competitive Intelligence
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    Typical Customer

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    SheerSEO

    SEO & SEM
    • Business
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    Advanced Web Ranking Cloud

    SEO & SEM
    • Business
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    Ahrefs

    Competitive Intelligence
    • Business
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    Linkdex

    SEO & SEM
    • N/A

    Supported Devices

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    SheerSEO

    SEO & SEM
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    Advanced Web Ranking Cloud

    SEO & SEM
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    Ahrefs

    Competitive Intelligence
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    Linkdex

    SEO & SEM

    Supported Languages

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    SheerSEO

    SEO & SEM
    • English
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    Advanced Web Ranking Cloud

    SEO & SEM
    • English
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    Ahrefs

    Competitive Intelligence
    • English
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    Linkdex

    SEO & SEM
    • English

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