Unlike many SEO tools recommended online today, we have only selected the 9 top SEO tools which you will actually use, and that are currently trending. All SEO tools which we have listed are well established, well know, and will help you grow your online presence. (We have more info on SEO tools on our SEO Tools here)
Here are the top 8 SEO tools which you should be using in the year of 2021
- Google Analytics
- Google Search Console
- Neil Patel / Ubersuggest Tools
- Google Page Speed Test
- SEOQuake Browser Toolbar
- Ahrefs – Free SEO Website Rank Checker
Let’s have a look at these free online SEO tools one by one, so we can give you a quick overview of what these SEO tools will help you with and their functions.
1. Google Analytics
Google Analytics will show you your daily visitors, the country they’re coming from, most viewed pages, where your traffic is coming from, live online users, it also comes with many sorting features and other analytical data, a must use for any website owner.
2. Google Search Console
Google Search console is totally free to use, hosted by Google, it will tell you your websites google search engine impressions and clicks you receive daily from google search, it will also show you SEO data on which pages are loading slow, not opening right, have issues, have been banned or taken down. You can also upload disavow files on the google search console which will stop any toxic backlinks and much more!
3. Neil Patel – Ubersuggest
Neil Patel at Ubersuggest is a great free SEO tool, it will tell you your website ranks, organic keywords, backlinks, ability export backlinks and keywords, SEO singular page and whole website analysis, SEO content ideas, show you all your competitors, and much more. Definitely an SEO tool you should be using!
SEMrush is free to use with 10 free search/run query limits per day, great for finding out your traffic trend, full keyword analysis, able to load and maintain projects for backlink audit, site audit, positing audit, page SEO checking, social media tracking, linking building, PPC keywords tracking tools and so much more, this a must-use SEO tool, comes with so many features!
SpyFu is one of the best tools for SEO Keyword analytical data, it will fully showcase the visitors you can expect in-depth for each keyword and display PPC info cost per each keyword, if your a blogger its great as this tool will make it easier on targeting higher paying PPC keywords, SpyFu has great SEO analysis page too! So many features and worth using, this is a tool we love using ourselves, definitely in the top 5 for a reason!
6. Google Pagespeed Insights
Google PageSpeed insight will give you info on full website loading times, slow websites loses much of their traffic.
Google PageSpeed insights will inform you on using the right website compression, cache, google PageSpeed insights will also inform you which pages need improvements, which type of improvements, and what can be done to make your webiste load faster. This is a SEO tool that everyone should be using when developing any webiste.
7. SEOQuake Browser Toolbar
SEOQuake Browser Toolbar is a free browser toolbar extension app which can be downloaded free from browser extensions, a very in-depth SEO analytical tool, displays info on google index pages, SEMrush rank, Bing index, backlinks count, and much more. A tool definitely worth downloading and using, since it’s free!
Ahrefs is a free SEO tool that will give you free SEO analysis on all backlinks, referring domains, anchors, referring IPs, internal backlinks, link intersect, organic keywords search, top pages, and much more.
Ahrefs has its own ranking system just like SEMrush, and it’s free to use and can be linked with your google search console.