If you’re really struggling with SEO analytics or reports then please read this article till the end. Because in this I’ll mention some of the best Free SEO tools to use for your overall SEO reports.
All these SEO tools are free to use, and also very handy. I have been using these tools since I launched this blog and I haven’t used any paid tool yet because these tools will give you the same results as paid tools.
I’ll be writing in the list format, for example (1,2,3 etc). So choose any tool you like.
Note: To use these tools, you must be able to know what is SEO?
Free SEO Tools For You To Get Started
This is one of my favorite tool that gives each and every report about my SEO stats, for example, backlink quantity and quality, keyword position, stealing competitors ranking factors, and more tools as you can see in this picture.
It’s totally free but if you want pro plan it will cost you a bit but if you don’t like paying money then stick with the free plan.
Now, this tool is also amazing because it will make an SEO audit for your site and point out the issues that need to be fixed.
It will give every report from head to toe of your website. I have been using it to fix major errors which affect my SEO ranking.
You can see my SEO optimization scores, At first, my site score was 52 maybe then I used it to increase my SEO scores and it worthwhile using it.
Baracuda Penguin Tool
Friends I really recommend this Algorithm based tool, This tool will let you know which Google algorithm hits your site.
Google is getting strict day by day due to lots of spamming and black hat SEO tactics used by people.
If Google algorithm hits your site, then your site may get deindexed from search engine but there is a way to re-index it, by knowing which Algorithm hits your site and fixing the problem that you had created for your site.
You may know or not that Google analytic tool is one of the best SEO tool to use. With this, you will get your website analytics of visitors, keyword position, live visitors, the behavior of the user and all about visitor GEO, time on site, Gender and much more!
You just have to sign-in with your existing Google account and install a google analytics script on your site to get started.
Google trends is also a useful tool in SEO, from this tool, you will be able to know from which country or city the visitors are coming, for the given keyword.
This tool is mostly used by event bloggers, what event bloggers do is check the trending searches in Google trends and make an SEO optimized website related to that topic or keyword which is trending. By doing this, event bloggers get insane traffic up to millions of visitors per day.
I use this tool to know from which country the visitors are searching for a specific keyword.
By targeting trending keyword you not only get traffic from Google but also from social media.
Small SEO Tools
Small SEO tools is also an amazing website with a great collection of tools. This website provides free SEO tools from A-Z.
Best tools to use here are:
- Long tail keyword Suggestion
- Backlink Checker
- Website Ping Tool
- Plagiarism Checker
- Image Compression Tool
- Google Cache Checker
So just sign-up for free and start using…
Google and Bing Webmaster Tools
Google webmaster is an essential tool that must be used, whenever you launch or create a website.
This tool will help you get index on Google and will show you day to day reports of errors and search analytics and it’s easy to navigate.
On the other hand, bing webmaster tool is also necessary to use. If you want traffic from Yahoo & Bing, Than you should use this tool.
In my view, bing webmaster tool has more and useful tools than Google webmaster.
You can also submit your site to Yandex webmaster tool.
SEOquack is also an amazing tool for SEO, but actually, it’s a browser add-on. It’s available for every browser such as chrome, firefox, and opera.
It is used for competitor analyst, it helps you check your competitor’s Backlinks, indexed pages domain age, Alexa ranking and much more!
Just download it on your browser add-on and turn on it to see the magic.
Keyword Research tools list
Google Keyword Planner
Bing Keyword Research Tool
With Google keyword tool you also have to keep an eye on Bing keyword tool because Bing and Yahoo are combined search engines which can send you 35% of traffic and rest 65% is from Google.
This tool is available within the bing webmaster tool, you just have to sign-in to bing webmaster tool and navigate the diagnose & tools option you will find under it.
Do you know what does LSI means in SEO? If not, then I will explain to you. LSI means (Latent Semantic Indexing).
As we all know search engines want relevancy in content, so we can add relevancy in content by adding relevant keywords, generated by the LSI keyword tool.
Just don’t over optimize your post, make it simple. Choose one or two LSI keywords and place on your article in a density based.