Best Free SEO Tools 2019
Actually, there is no need to over think about all the SEO Tools listed below. I have prepared this list keeping newbies in mind that is just entering into the SEO and digital marketing world.
1. Google Search Console – Best SEO Analysis Tool
Yes, Google Search Console is a powerhouse for your SEO whether you know it or not. It is also the best SEO tool that can land you the accurate information about your site pages, links, keywords and it can also inform you whenever any error detected on your blog.
I love using Google search console and you will too because you can easily find out the keywords that you are already ranking for.
To find out what are those keywords just open search console > click on Performance > Queries.
Here is the list of all the keywords that are driving traffic to your site. See image
From the same window, you can find out which post is ranking higher on Google and for what keywords just from sliding the page.
GSC can also show you that data of links pointing to your domain or its subpages. You can find which link is coming from where. It also suggests you the best optimization for any error detected about your site while crawling and indexing.
2. Google Analytics – Best SEO Software
If you have not connected your site with Google analytics then I highly recommend you keep this task in your first priority.
Because with the help of GA you can easily track your traffic, page views, keywords, links, and a lot more.
You can track what are the places that sending traffic to your blog and how readers are behaving on your site (Go to Audience behaviour tab).
You can know how long people are staying on your blog and where they are going from any page.
From the dashboard, you can have a look of traffic stats, demographics, time and day and devices used by your readers and tons of other information.
If you see a drop-down in traffic some day then you can analyze the reason behind it from an analytics dashboard through comparison of the dates when the traffic was high.
And by performing the right action you can have your traffic back. (hopefully.!)
3. SEO Quake- SEO Ranking Tool
This SEO tool can yield you a ton of information for free without even leaving Google.
SEO Quake is a Chrome extension that I’m using from my early days of blogging and digital marketing.
I love this extension just because it can show you all the important information of any website like domain score, trust score, Alexa rank, traffic stats, and the number of backlinks.
Another feature of this tool is Free SEO analysis of any domain and that is without leaving Google. See below image about how SEO Quack is useful for webmasters.
From the domain score metrics, you can also analyze which website is outranking you so you can prepare a better competitive strategy to get a higher rank.
4. Keyword Everywhere- SEO Keyword Tool
Keyword Everywhere is also a Chrome extension that can bring you invaluable data about any keyword.
The best part of this free SEO tool is it can bring you all the relevant information about any keyword such as search volume, CPC and competition and that is also without leaving Google.
See the image below for better understanding.
Pro Tip: Keyword Everywhere and SEO Quack are two best SEO software out there.
Using Keyword Everywhere along with SEO Quake Is gold.
Head over to the strategy that I shared in one of my guest posts about how I use these free SEO tools to uncover profitable keywords.
- How to Do the Best Free Keyword Research Every Time & Never Leave Google
I consider it Just because whenever you search something on Google these two Free SEO tools work exceptionally awesome. SEO Quack shows you domain and SERP related data while the keyword Everywhere shows you keyword related data.
5. MozBar- SEO Checker Tool
You can install MozBar extension from Google store.
MozBar is unique in its category and as a webmaster, you must not avoid this tools. It can show you all the important data about any domain like DA, PA, links and spam score.
You can easily analyze any page by clicking on Page analysis button on top left side.
There you can get all the SEO information about any page or post like title, H1, H2, H3, alt tags keywords, meta description and a lot more.
Apart from this, you can have a look of top pages and links of your competitors by clicking on settings > links explorer
Settings > top pages. See the below image to have a better understanding.
Learning: you can easily optimize your title, meta description, heading tags by analyzing your competitor’s website.
6. Ahrefs Backlink Checker- Marketing SEO Tools
Ahrefs Backlink Checker is the best and free SEO tool by Ahrefs to check and analyze backlink profile of your blog.
Good backlink profile is the backbone of a successful blog.
So how do you acquire strong backlinks that increase your site’s authority and probably will become a source of traffic too?
Building backlinks are hard but with the right tool and proper strategy, it can be easy.
Though Ahrefs backlink checker is a paid tool a free version is enough to explore the backlink opportunity.
Simply put the link of your competitor’s website’s link and this free SEO tool will show you all the links pointing to that domain along with the ratio of DoFollow and NoFollow backlink.
7. Google Trends- Free Marketing SEO Tool
Google Trends is one of the best free SEO tool available online but it is the most underutilized tool also.
It can show you data and trends for a particular query or a keyword.
You can easily get to know where and when the trend is rising for a particular term and when the trend is falling.
If you are willing to start a micro niche blog on a very specific niche or going to start a Shopify store to sell some product online. Then in this condition, you can analyze the trend for that niche or products.
Thus you can easily know whether the niche or the product is worth investing your time or not.
You can also search location wise the trend and demand for your niche from Google Trends.
If you are not using this tool then I suggest you give this tool a try and soon you will be addicted to it.
8. Ubersuggest – Free Keyword Tracking and SEO Tool
Ubersuggest is the best SEO tool online when it comes to research keywords and brainstorming blog post ideas.
Just put your keyword into the search box and this Free SEO tool will show you the search volume along with the keyword difficulty.
Also, this tool will suggest you whether you should go with your keyword or you should try another one based on keyword difficulty.
It also suggests you some more keywords relevant to your search that you can think for. See image for related keywords for online business –
9. Long Tail Pro – Best SEO Software
The best feature of longtail Pro is it shows you keywords that your site can rank for.
Though Long Tail Pro is a paid tool you can grab its 7 days free trial to find some long tail keywords for your existing posts.
If you want to optimize your blog for search engine then you must be knowing that using right keywords can drive a lot of traffic to your blog organically and this SEO tool can help you achieve this goal.
You may hear from many bloggers that use Long tail keywords to easily rank on Google and Thanks to Long Tail Pro SEO Keyword research tool that made keyword research easiest.
In simple words long tail pro is created by keeping long tail keywords in mind using such keywords can rank your blog post faster on Google.
With a little knowledge and practice, you can easily discover high volume and low competitive keywords with this SEO tool.
Using Long Tail Pro you can perform keyword research in three ways
- Just put your seed keyword into the search box and have a set of related keywords
- Use Competitors keywords (keywords that are already using by your competitors)
- Manual Keywords research
10. SEMrush- Advanced SEO Tool
SEMrush undoubtedly one of the best SEO tool out there.