Search Engine Optimization, or SEO as it popularly known as, is the process of making your website more visible in the search results. Every website wishes to be displayed in the front page of search engines like Google,- and SEO is one way of making sure it does. There are certain tools which aid in this process.
Given below is the list of the top 10 useful SEO tools.
1. Backlink Tracker Pro
This is a tool which helps you in checking your backlinks. Backlinks are links placed in other websites which directs visitors to your site. What more? You can analyze the backlinks of your competitors too.
2. Google Analytics
The Google Analytics is a tool which is available from Google and is free to download. It gives you information on traffic to your website and funnel information.
3. Google Keywords
This SEO tool gives you instant suggestions on keywords once you enter keyword phrases. You can also get keyword suggestion by entering your competitor’s URL. It shows you statistics on number of monthly searches for a particular keyword.
4. Keyword density and Prominence tracker
This tool allows you to ascertain the keyword density of your article and additionally it does keyword analysis of tags too.
5. Multirank checker
This SEO tool helps to find out the ranking of your site on Google. You can also find out the ranking of any site using this tool. Its saves time and it also allows you to check the ranking of sites in bulk.
6. XML sitemap generator
It is a useful tool in generating sitemap in XML format and indexes up to 500 pages in a very quick time. You have to intimate the search engines of your sitemap location by way of signing up to services like Yahoo Site Explorer and Google Webmaster.
7. Google Position Checker
Using this tool, you can find out at which position your site is displayed in Google for any keyword being searched. It displays your rank or position within the first 1000 search results.
8. Compete Site Analytics
This SEO tool gives accurate analysis of the unique traffic a website receives. This tool is particularly useful in analyzing the strengths and weaknesses of competition and to give a new proposal on SEO for any prospective client.
9. Visual Page rank tool
Sometimes checking page ranks can be extremely boring. This tool is refreshingly innovative and presents the page ranks visually. If you like your graphics, then you will surely be interested in this tool.
10. Google Adwords Keyword
This SEO tool from Google helps you to generate more keywords based on any of your primary keyword. You can even generate a list of keywords just by entering a website URL. The additional features of this tool are monthly keyword searches and data on average cost per click.
These are some of the best SEO tools available in internet marketing today. Using these tools effectively can enhance the visibility of your site and your search engine rankings many a fold.
Rajkumar Jonnala who is currently working for bookgator.com which provides wide range of online textbooks, school textbooks and many more.