If you’re a marketer or a business and you’re trying to nail it with SEO, there are thousands of tools out there to help you do it. But what you may not know is that some of the best tools are free. That’s right. Fa-ree. We’ve created a list of the best free SEO tools you gotta be using.
Google’s PageSpeed Insights
Google’s PageSpeed Insights will tell you if your page is up to speed (get it?). It tests your page speed after you enter your URL into their convenient little box. Both your desktop and your mobile devices will be checked. It also provides you with a UX (user experience) score and who doesn’t want that valuable feedback?
If you’re not using Google Analytics, jump on board. It provides a plethora of info, including SEO stuff. You can find a slew of insights here. It knows all about your website traffic and gives you excellent guidance regarding keywords.
Keywordtool.io is a crowd pleaser. This handy number will help you find out what keywords you need to be using. It will give you hundreds of ideas based on just one word. After you input your word of choice you’ll receive a boatload of long-tail keyword options and some questions that users are asking.
Moz Local Listing Score
Moz Local Listing Score gives you helpful insights into how your biz is performing with the locals. Using data from all over the WWW (Google, Facebook, LikedIn, Yelp, etc.) they’ll tell you how your brick-and-mortar business looks online and if there are any issues with how you show up (or don’t), they’ll tell you how to fix ‘em.
Google Search Console and Bing Webmaster Tools
Google Search Console and Bing Webmaster Tools are awesome for offering up the goods on your website analytics. They give you alerts and error reports that can make or break your business. Gaining knowledge on what Google and Bing think about your site and its performance, sign me up.
Moz Link Explorer
Moz Link Explorer will provide you with a comprehensive exam of your website, pages, and all its links. You’ll get a link analysis that consists of the best links pointing to your site and your most linked-to pages.
Ahref’s Backlink Checker
Ahref’s Backlink Checker is a link analysis tool that will offer you the top 100 backlinks to any website or URL. Also offering the number of backlinks and referring domains, domain rating, and URL rating. If you type in your competition’s website, you’ll get some awesome link insights that you can take advantage of right away.
Snag Up the Freebies
Your next step is to get all these free tools and let them help you on your way to SEO excellence.
If you have any questions about the best tools for your needs, or any other SEO questions, call us today!