The Ultimate list of SEO Tools for Making SEOs Life Easier

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SEO Tools

1. Anchor Text Over Optimization Tool
http://www.removeem.com/ratios.php

Link Research, Technical SEO

Worried about Google’s Penguin algorithm hitting you for over-optimized anchor text? Simply type in your URL for a full report of which links might raise flags.

2. Bing Webmaster Tools
http://www.bing.com/toolbox/webmaster

Tools Suite, Diagnostic

Similar in function to Google Webmaster Tools, Bing offers a suite of interesting research tools and resources for webmasters.

3. Bitly
https://bitly.com/

Social, Analytics

Most people use Bitly for URL shortening, but the real power of this platform comes from its analytics.

4. Boomerang
http://www.boomeranggmail.com/

Email, Productivity

Boomerang lets you follow up on emails, even when you forget. Great for link building or any time you send a lot of emails.

5. Buffer
https://bufferapp.com/

Social

Optimize your online social media sharing. Buffer allows you to share with your audience at the optimal times for greater visibility.

6. BuiltWith
http://builtwith.com/

Competitive Intelligence

Use BuiltWith to discover what technology nearly any website was, well, built with. Great for competitive intelligence as well.

7. Buzzstream Tools Suite
http://tools.buzzstream.com/link-building

Link Building, Tools Suite, Email

Most people know Buzzstream as an outreach platform, but they also offer a number of free link-building tools. This company gets it.

8. Caption Tube
http://captiontube.appspot.com/

Video

Free and easy resource used to create captions for YouTube. Helps with usability and offers viewers a readable transcript.

9. CircleCount
http://www.circlecount.com/

Social, Analytics

Google+ analytics ramped up. Free resource to track your followers and analyze your shares. See how many followers you’ve gained over time.

10. Content Strategy Generator Tool
http://seogadget.com/content-strategy-generator-tool-v2-update/

Content

This tool from SEOgadget helps you plan your content strategy intelligently, using keyword research and estimating your audience size.

11. Convert Word Documents to Clean HTML
http://word2cleanhtml.com/

Content, Productivity

Despite the rise of Google Docs, Word still dominates much of the world. Copying and pasting has always been a hurdle, but this tool makes it easy.

12. Copyscape
http://www.copyscape.com/

Content

Copyscape serves both as a plagiarism checker and a duplicate-content checker. Great to use if your content has been distributed across the web.

13. Domain Hunter Plus
http://domainhunterplus.com/

Link Building

This magic extension for Chrome not only helps you find important broken links, but also tells you if the links point to an available domain.

14. Easel.ly
http://www.easel.ly/

Infographics

Free tools for creating and sharing inforgraphics. The templates allow anyone to create a professional-looking graphic.

15. Email Format
http://email-format.com/

Email, Productivity

Email Format helps you find the proper structure for thousands of companies and organizations across the web.

16. FindPeopleonPlus
http://www.findpeopleonplus.com/

Social

The ultimate Google+ directory that’s great for research, outreach, and link building. Sort by keywords, profession, country, and more.

17. Frobee Robots.txt Checker
http://www.frobee.com/robots-txt-check

Robots.txt, Technical SEO

Many robots.txt files contain hidden errors not easily visible to humans. Run your file through this tool and you never know what you’ll discover.

18. GetListed
https://getlisted.org/

Local, Moz

This awesome local SEO tool scores your local SEO visibility and gives you actionable next steps to raise your score.

19. Google Keyword Planner
http://adwords.google.com/keywordplanner

Keyword Research

The tool to replace Google’s popular keyword tool has been derided by some, but still offers data not available anywhere else.

20. Google Analytics
http://www.google.com/analytics/

Analytics

The most popular of all the analytics tools available, Google Analytics continually innovates and sets the standard.

21. Google Analytics API
https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/1008004?hl=en&ref_topic=1008008

API, Analytics

The Google Analytics API is great for building custom reports and tools, and also for pulling data straight into Excel or Google Docs.

22. Google Map Maker
http://www.google.com/mapmaker

Local

Among other things, Google Map Maker allows you to contribute to public map information, which may be shared and incorporated into Google Maps.

23. Google PageSpeed Insights
https://developers.google.com/speed/pagespeed/insights

Speed

Tools, data, and insights to improve your page speed. Page speed is correlated with better rankings and user engagement, so this matters.

24. Google Public Data
http://www.google.com/publicdata/directory

Content

Drawing on vast public databases, Google public data offers a great starting point for content research, infographics, and more.

25. Google SERP Snippet Optimization Tool
http://www.seomofo.com/snippet-optimizer.html

Technical SEO, CRO

That SEO Mofo! Use this tool to see how your snippet may appear in Google’s search results. Add structured data, review stars, and more.

26. Google Structured Data Testing Tool
http://www.google.com/webmasters/tools/richsnippets

Structured Data, Technical SEO

If you use Schema.org microformats or any other type of structured data, this tool will verify your markup.

27. Google Trends
http://www.google.com/trends/

Keyword Research

See what’s trending in Google search results and view keyword search popularity over time. A must for trends.

28. Google Webmaster
http://www.google.com/webmasters/

Tools Suite, Diagnostic

The interface recently received an overhaul, and Google Webmaster remains a must-have resource of diagnostic and health tools for site owners.

29. IFTTT
https://ifttt.com/

Productivity

IFTTT stands for IF This, Then That. The tool allows you to create automatic triggers between various apps, like Gmail and Twitter.

30. Infogr.am
http://infogr.am/

Infographics

A great free Infographics resource that allows you to easily create graphics and data visualizations.

31. Internet Marketing Ninjas SEO Tools
http://www.internetmarketingninjas.com/tools/

Tools Suite

The Ninjas are some of the best SEOs and online marketers out there, and they’ve put some of their best tools online for free.

32. Linkstant
http://www.linkstant.com/

Link Building

This nifty analytics tool alerts you anytime someone links to your website. Great for outreach and intelligence gathering.

33. Linksy.me Email Guesser
http://linksy.me/find-email

Email, Link Building

Need to send an email, but you don’t have the recipient’s address? Type in what you know and this nifty tool will help you figure it out.

34. MailTester.com
http://mailtester.com/

Email

Need to send an email to an untested address, but you don’t want to spam them? Check it first with this mail tester to verify.

35. MozCast
http://mozcast.com/

SERP Tracking, Moz

Want to know if Google is testing its algorithm this week? MozCast gives you a daily weather report to track changes in the SERPs.

36. MyBlogGuest
http://myblogguest.com/

Link Building, Content

Guest blogging is still alive and thriving. MyBlogGuest helps you find the good opportunities out there.

37. Panguin Tool
http://www.barracuda-digital.co.uk/panguin-tool/

Analytics

This awesome tool connects with your Google Analytics account to help you see if and when you’ve been hit by Google Algorithm updates.

38. Pingdom
http://tools.pingdom.com/fpt/

Speed

Pingdom offers an entire suite of speed tools to help analyze page load, DNS issues, and connectivity.

39. Piwik
http://piwik.org/

Analytics

Piwik is a lightweight web analytics solution, and a great alternative to Google Analytics.

40. Rank Checker for Firefox
http://tools.seobook.com/firefox/rank-checker/

Rank Tracking

This light and easy desktop tool checks rankings with the click of a button. Quick, easy and free.

41. Rapportive
http://rapportive.com/

Email, Link Building, Productivity

Rapportive works with your Gmail inbox to give you near-instant rich contact information for almost everyone you want to reach. A must-have for marketers.

42. Remove Duplicate Items
http://ontolo.com/tools-remove-duplicates

Productivity

Ontolo offers a suite of link building software and a few helpful productivity tools for link builders. The remove duplicates tool solves a common problem.

43. Robots.txt Checker
http://tool.motoricerca.info/robots-checker.phtml

Robots.txt, Technical SEO

Use robots best practices and discover hidden errors in your robots.txt files that may cause search engine crawling problems.

44. Schema Creator
http://schema-creator.org/

Structured Data, Technical SEO

Everyone loves using Schema.org, but the microformats are difficult to write by hand. This generator from the folks at Raven simplifies the task.

45. Scraper for Chrome
https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/scraper/

Productivity

If you’ve never scraped a webpage, you’re missing out. Scraper for Chrome puts the power of simple web scraping in your hands without the need for code.

46. Seer Toolbox
http://www.seerinteractive.com/seo-toolbox/

Tools Suite, Analytics, Link Research

SEER opened up its internal toolbox for everyone in the world to use. These are the same tools used in-house at SEER, and they rock.

47. SEO Toolbar
http://tools.seobook.com/seo-toolbar/

Tools Suite, Toolbar, Technical SEO

On of the most popular tools available, The SEO Toolbar puts a ton of information at your fingertips including backlinks and competitive research.

48. SEO Tools for Excel
http://nielsbosma.se/projects/seotools/

Tools Suite, Analytics, Social

You don’t need to be an Excel ninja to use Niels Bosma’s SEO Tools for Excel. This plugin does so many things many SEOs won’t work without it.

49. SEOgadget Links API
http://seogadget.com/api/

API, Link Research

The SEOgadget Links API lets you easily gather not only backlink data but contact information as well. A huge time saver.

50. SEOgadget Tools
http://seogadget.com/tools/

Tools Suite

This suite of tools from the Gadget lab includes several Excel plugins, a content strategy generator, and more.

51. SEOQuake
http://www.seoquake.com/

Toolbar, Tools Suite, Technical SEO

More raw data than any other SEO toolbar out there.

52. SharedCount

http://www.sharedcount.com/

Social, Analytics

Want to know how any piece of content was shared socially across the major services? This is the tool to use.

53. SharedCount API
http://www.sharedcount.com/documentation.php

API, Social

Harnessing the combined statistics of Google+, Twitter, Facebook, and more, the SharedCount API puts a ton of social data at your fingertips.

54. Similar Page Checker
http://www.webconfs.com/similar-page-checker.php

Content, Technical SEO

Use this tool to check for duplicate content issues. The Similar Page Checker will give you a score of how closely the HTML of two pages resemble each other.

55. Sitemap Generators
http://code.google.com/p/sitemap-generators/wiki/SitemapGenerators

Sitemaps

Google offers a slew of free, top-notch sitemap generators. Most of these live on your server and generate new sitemaps automatically.

56. Social Authority API
https://followerwonk.com/social-authority

API, Social

How much reach and social authority do your followers have? How about the people you’re trying to connect with? The free Social Authority API will tell you.

57. Social Crawlytics
https://socialcrawlytics.com/

Social, Analytics

Social Crawlytics allows you to conduct competitive research by showing you your competitors’ most-shared content. Lots of other features as well.

58. Social Mention
http://www.socialmention.com/

Social

Social mention offers real-time social media search and analysis. Enter a search term and see who’s sharing what, right now.

59. Text Cleaner
http://www.textcleanr.com/

Content

Some of the best tools solve the simplest problems. Text cleaner cleans up all kinds of text formatting when copying and pasting between aplications.

60. Ubersuggest
http://ubersuggest.org/

Keyword Research

Every SEO loves Ubersuggest for its ease of use and wealth of keyword research ideas. Utilizing the power of Google Suggest, it returns hundreds of potential results.

61. URI Valet
http://urivalet.com/

Technical SEO

A great tool for digging into server headers, canonical information, analyzing redirect problems and more.

62. Virante SEO Tools
http://www.virante.org/seo-tools

Tools Suite

Virant offers a number of high quality SEO tools to the public. These are often the same tools developed for the Virant team, opened up for public use.

63. Wayback Machine
http://archive.org/web/web.php

Competitive Intelligence

Want to see the history of your website or your competitor’s site? The Wayback Machine allows you to step back in time and track important changes.

64. WebPagetest
http://www.webpagetest.org/

Speed

Quick and easy website speed tool. Offers suggestions for improving performance.

65. Wordle
http://www.wordle.net/

Content

Create beautiful word clouds. Great for visualizations, graphics, and research.

66. Wordstream Free Keyword Tools

http://www.wordstream.com/free-keyword-tools

Keyword Research, Tools Suite

In addition to its paid offerings, Wordstream offers a suite of free keyword tools offering access to thousands of keyword suggestions.

67. Xenu’s Link Sleuth
http://home.snafu.de/tilman/xenulink.html

Diagnostic, Technical SEO

Winner of the ugliest-SEO-tool-on-the-planet award, Xenu is also one of the most useful. Crawl entire sites, find broken links, create sitemaps, and more.

68. XML-Sitemaps.com
http://www.xml-sitemaps.com/

Sitemaps

XML-Sitemaps offers probably the easiest sitemap creation solution anywhere. Great for smaller sites when you need a sitemap in minutes.

69. Yahoo Pipes
http://pipes.yahoo.com/pipes/

Content, Productivity

A great mashup tool that combines different feeds into content and other magical creations. Used for link building and whatever you can dream of.

70. Yoast WordPress SEO Plugin
http://yoast.com/wordpress/seo/

Technical SEO

If you could only choose one WordPress plugin for you site, the first would be from Yoast, and so would the second. This one sets the standard.

71. YouTube Analytics
https://www.youtube.com/analytics

Video, Analytics

Offers video-specific analytics for YouTube videos. A must-have for YouTube video publishers.

Free and Paid

72. Ahrefs
https://ahrefs.com/

Link Research, Link Building

One of the more popular link research tools, Ahrefs offers a large index and nice anchor text distribution charts. Mostly a paid tool, but they offer some free data.

73. Banana Tag
http://bananatag.com/

Email

Banana Tag allows you to track your emails after you send them. For example, check your email open rates from Gmail.

74. CloudFlare
https://www.cloudflare.com/

Speed

How do they make CloudFlare free? It works both as a CDN and a security service to provide your website with speed and safety.

75. Followerwonk
https://followerwonk.com/

Social, Analytics, Moz

Perhaps the coolest thing about Followerwonk is the ability to track your followers. Smart SEOs also use it for outreach and research.

76. Keyword Eye
http://www.keywordeye.com/

Keyword Research

Keyword eye adds a twist to keyword research by adding rich visualizations — essential when you want to move beyond keywords to valuable concepts.

77. KnowEm
http://knowem.com/

Social

KnowEm allows you to check 100’s of social profiles at once to check availability. Looking for the perfect brand name? Check KnowEm first.

78. Majestic SEO
http://www.majesticseo.com/

Link Research, Competitive Intelligence, Link Building

You’ve probably seen Majestic SEO link charts all over the Internet. Great crawling technology combined with several free options make for great link research.

79. Majestic SEO API
http://blog.majesticseo.com/general/majestic-seo-api-now-explained/

API, Link Research

Majestic makes much of its backlink data available for free via its API.

80. MozBar

http://moz.com/tools/seo-toolbar

Tools Suite, Toolbar, Moz

The standard SEO toolbar for legions of marketers, the MozBar allows you to perform over 50 key tasks right from your browser. Highly recommended.

81. Mozscape API
http://moz.com/products/api

API, Link Research, Moz

Companies everywhere incorporate the Mozscape API into their own products, but it’s also available to individuals, and much of the data is free.

82. nTopic
http://www.ntopic.org/

Content

nTopic is one of the few proven methods for giving your content a relevancy score and offering keyword suggestions to improve it.

83. Open Site Explorer
http://www.opensiteexplorer.org/

Link Research, Moz, Competitive Intelligence, Link Building

When Google and Yahoo started removing backlink data from the public, Moz built Open Site Explorer to fill a huge need. See backlinks, anchor text, popularity metrics and more.

84. Piktochart
http://piktochart.com/

Infographics

A cute and easy infographic generator. No experience required.

85. RowFeeder

https://rowfeeder.com/

Social, Analytics

RowFeeder allows you to track social usernames, hashtags and keywords and load that information into Excel for easy social media monitoring.

86. Screaming Frog
http://www.screamingfrog.co.uk/

Diagnostic, Technical SEO

A powerful website crawling tool with a ton of features and customizations. A must-have for most serious SEOs.

87. Searchmetrics Visibility Charts
http://suite.searchmetrics.com/en/research

SERP Tracking, Competitive Intelligence

Track the search visibility of any website, in addition to tracking winners and losers in Google’s search results.

88. SEMrush
http://www.semrush.com/

Tools Suite, Keyword Research, Competitive Intelligence

The paid and organic keyword data offered by SEMrush is often scary good and comprehensive. Also great for researching competitors’ ads.

89. SERPmetrics
http://serpmetrics.com/flux/

SERP Tracking, Competitive Intelligence

SERPmetrics flux charts track the flux for US search results across Yahoo, Bing and Google over a 30-day period. A paid API is also available.

90. SimilarWeb
http://www.similarweb.com/

Competitive Intelligence

Impressive competitive intelligence across a number of online industries. Competitor website stats are hard to come by, but Similar Web does a good job.

91. StatCounter
http://statcounter.com/

Analytics

Free, quick, and lightweight analytics solution. Often used by those who want to avoid using Google Analytics for privacy reasons.

92. Trello
https://trello.com/

Productivity

Project management and tracking made simple. Used and endorsed by Moz.

93. Whitespark Local Citation Finder

https://www.whitespark.ca/local-citation-finder/

Local

Finding local citations is key to local SEO. Whitespark offers a number of free and paid solutions to find the local citations to rise above the competition.

94. Whois Lookup
http://whois.domaintools.com/

Competitive Intelligence

Find registration, contact, and administrative information for any domain.

95. Wistia
http://wistia.com/

Video

The king of online video, Wistia offers SEO-friendly solutions for video hosting. Both free and low-cost options available.

Free Trials

96. Moz Analytics
http://moz.com/products

Tools Suite, Diagnostic, Moz, Rank Tracking, Social

The flagship of the Moz software suite, Moz Analytics offers a dashboard of all your important marketing data in one place with actionable analytics for better marketing.

97. Optimizely
https://www.optimizely.com/

A/B Testing, CRO

Easy A/B testing and analytics to help you move toward success in your CRO efforts.

98. Raven

http://raventools.com/

Tools Suite, Diagnostic, Content, Social

Raven offers a classic suite of SEO, content, and research tools popular with many marketers.

99. Visual Website Optimizer
https://visualwebsiteoptimizer.com/

A/B Testing, CRO

Visual Website Optimizer allows you to run A/B tests with a simple online editor that lets you test content without knowing code.

100. Wordtracker
http://www.wordtracker.com/

Keyword Research

A powerful keyword research suite used by many top marketers, Wordtracker offers a generous free trial option.

Content source : http://moz.com/blog/100-free-seo-tools

22 Tools for Making SEOs Life Easier

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The SEO business has brimming with SEO tool and hacks to assist SEOs and computerized advertisers to improve their occupation. A few tools are free, others oblige a little charge. These tools exist to help you perform your employment better and to help progress the business. Notwithstanding, recall tools are simply tools, they help accelerate your work, however the information from these tools still need to be examined and great SEOs know how to take proper activities focused around the information and data from the SEO tools.

I’ve assembled the tools that the vast majority of SEO experts and analysts utilization to finish a complete SEO review and to do their regular job. Note, since the SEO business develops so regularly, a few SEOs come and go, new tools seem consistently, this rundown may not be the most a la mode when you read it, however it is really exhausted at the time of publication.

Rank Tracker

If your site depends on Google and Yahoo! placements for traffic and sales, your search engine rankings are tied directly to your bottom line. That’s why you need to keep a close eye on your rankings to make sure you’re near the top at all times. Rank Tracker provide (Automatically checks your search engine rankings)(Shows if your site moved up or down in search results)(Helps you discover profitable keywords you’ve been missing out on!)(Supports 325 different search engines)(Shows you the BEST keywords to optimize your site for!)

Social Bubbler

With Social Bubbler, you will get the same quality service and customers as large companies that pay $50,000 or more per month for SEO and online marketing services.

Web CEO Online SEO Tools

Screaming Frog

Screaming Frog is an extraordinary tool that provides for you a fast overview of your site. It has both free and paid.

Xenu

On the off chance that you would prefer not to use money on Screaming Frog, you can decide on Xenu. It’s FREE.

Excel

Excel expectations ought to be your best buddy. You could pick option : Google Docs.

Opensite Explorer

Open Site Explorer is Moz’s SE tool for Links. Perform competitive link research, investigate backlinks, Keywords, and more free of charge.

Sequel Pro

This is likewise used to analyze a lot of data, like MySQL, however more easy to understand.

Majestic SEO

Use this tool to analyze site backlinks. (both free and paid)

Cognitive SEO

Fast Backlink Checker | Best Link Data Ever | Daily Rank Tracking | More Control on your Rankings | Refined Link Analysis | Better Insight into Backlink Profiles

Ahrefs

This is one more backlink tool (both free and paid)

Similar Web

This is a web positioning and competitive analysis tool. It gives web exercises to a particular area you write in.

WayBack Machine

This gives links to more seasoned variants of a webpage.

Pingdom

Pingdom gives cost free tool that analyze your page’s speed performance too.

GT Metrix

Again, this free tool that help you investigate your site’s speed performation. Page Speed, Yslow and Gtmetrix are all extraordinary tools for this.

Searchmetrics Suite

Searchmetrics suite permits you to screen keywords, break down rankings, measure links and think about the SEO visibility of domain.

Rich Snipplets Testing Tool

This gives you a chance to check your markup and verify that Google can extricate the structure.

HTML Validator

The WDG Validator will check the linguistic accuracy of your HTML to help you create more available site pages.

SEM Rush

Tool focused on competitive research that gives competitors’ all information and industry pioneers’ internet marketing.

Ayima Chrome Plugin

Chrome expansion that check HTTP Status Codes and redirects on the site page you are going to. Exceedingly proposed and it will make your life so much less demanding.

Moz Bar

SEO toolbar from Moz. It provides for you a speedy outline of SEO elements of the site you are on.

Panguin Tool

This tool permits you to see your Google organic visit information overlaid with Google’s major algorithm updates, and after that dive into your information.

Social Crawlytics

This is a free social networking tool that permits you to identify the influencers and your rival’s most shares and figure out who shared their content.

SEMrush