The Top Ten SEO Tools of 2017 (+3 more)


  1. Ahrefs Agency Analytics is one of the few SEO tools that allows you to track backlinks, brand mentions, keywords, and competitors all in one. The one-stop-shop for every brand, this SEO tool will help you succeed this year.
  2. ClickBuffer helps prevent click fraud and keep your PPC budget intact. Designed to help you improve ROI and prevent wasted funds, this tool is critical for anyone paying for ads.
  3. Hotjar provides real-time heat maps so you can see how people utilize your site, and improve it accordingly.
  4. Moz is the go-to for SEO tracking and research in all industries.
  5. Yoast is an SEO-specific tool that makes optimization simple; a must use for those utilizing WordPress.
  6. Pingdom is a critical weapon to keep in your SEO arsenal with website monitoring tool that offers ways to speed-test and analyze your site,
  7. Whitespark offers local SEO services and tools like citation builders and local citation finders.
  8. Raven Tools provides a selection of powerful SEO tools like a site auditor, campaign planner, and more.
  9. SECockpit will help you overhaul your keyword strategy.
  10. Ontolo offers detailed research, analytics and social media management.

Plus Three More

  1. SpyFu is a keyword research tool that lets you analyze competitor sites for your keyword research.
  2. Klipfolio allows you to build a business dashboard to monitor everything from one straightforward and cohesive location.
  3. Optimizely is an “Experimentation platform” that helps you customize your digital content for your customers.