Best SEO Competitive Research & SEO Tools Websites
Top SEO Competitive Research Tools
Most of these tools are paid services and well worth it.
Many come with 30-day 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.
- Ahrefs – 14 Day 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.
- Buzzsumo – Paid plans come with a 14-day free trial, no credit card required to experiment with.
- 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.
- MajesticSEO – 7 Day Trial Period
- Monitor Backlinks – 14 Day Trial Period. No credit card required.
- Ontolo – Free account with 25 Instant Prospector Reports & Weekly Competitor Reports.
- Rival IQ – 14 Day Trial Period. No credit card required. Competitor research.
- SE Ranking – 14 Day Free Trial Period.
- SEMRush – Excellent service with great tools and new stuff on the way. Some Free Tools – Comes with a 7-day money back guarantee. Recently gave away 30-day trials. A little expensive.
- 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.
- Simply Measured – Free Trial & Some Free Tools.
- SpyFu – Some free tools. Has great competitive PPC and SEO tools. 30 Days to try the service may cancel for a refund before then.
- WhatRunsWhere – 3 Day Trial for $1
- WooRank – 14 Day Free Trial with a credit card.
- Raven Tools – Free trial
- SEOProfiler – Excellent Keyword/Competitor Rank Tracking with a free trial.
- AccuRanker – Another 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.