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[Advice] how to check competitor traffic

Discussion in 'White Hat SEO' started by googleagent59, Jun 4, 2015.

  1. googleagent59

    googleagent59 Power Member

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    Guyz i got one client, they traffic and keywords estimation for there competitor sites.
    is there any free tool to check that
     
  2. GoTRooT

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    Not free, semrish will give you a idea, maybe get soone on fiverr to run reports for you.
     
  3. googleagent59

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  4. Aty

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    It's SEMRush.

    Similarweb is fine too.
     
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  5. showravhauqe

    showravhauqe BANNED BANNED

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    What about alexa?
     
  6. Dollar Machine

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    alexa don't give this much data and similarweb or semrush
     
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  7. lilmasta

    lilmasta Jr. VIP Jr. VIP

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    +1 for semrush ....
     
  8. Brannan

    Brannan Regular Member

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    Similarweb looks good! I actually got quite some interesting information there about where i should focus my advertising. Thank you! :D
     
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    semrush is perfect tool what I used to track traffics from competitors. You can use this one
     
  10. Commoner

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    I concur, SemRush is in fact the best tool for free source
     
  11. bsasson

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    Send me a PM with your site and up to 5 competitors, along with the country you are targeting, and I'll send you an Excel file with traffic and keyword data over the past 12 months. I work for SimilarWeb and it will only take a few minutes to create this report for you with the PRO.
     
  12. Y M C M B

    Y M C M B Power Member

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    was looking for something similar, thanks op !
     
  13. bahus

    bahus Regular Member

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    Similarweb is useless, their data is inaccurate, like extremely inaccurate. Once I checked one of my websites, and the stats were not even close to the traffic, # of viewed paged, time on site and so on. They missed the mark big time all across the board.
     
  14. bsasson

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    @bahus, you sound like one angry sockpuppet.
     
  15. bahus

    bahus Regular Member

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    Not even close to being angry. I was actually LOL when I was looking at their "stats" :)They're good for entertainment, nothing else.
     
  16. bsasson

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    @bahus Sorry for coming on a bit aggressively, and I am actually curious what sites you checked, and if you used the free or paid version? Our platform gives better results for medium to large sites, but I find it useful even for smaller sites by looking at leading competitors and the market in general (the Industry Analysis tab on the PRO).

    We have a large data team that works fairly hard to keep improving our stats, if you have any suggestions or complaints, I'd love to hear them here or via PM.
     
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  17. Madrid4you

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    I go with Bahus comment. Similarweb didn't estimated my site traffic or anything. Of course I don't receive more traffic but not anything
    SEMRush is pretty good for keyword rankings analysis.
     
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    Semrush is the best tool, imho.

    Another that can be useful: compete and quantcast. Take average numbers.
     
  19. bahus

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    No problem, I checked 2 of my websites because I know the exact traffic, both of them have around 9,000 visits a month, you guys were showing 30,000 instead. Besides, all the other stats were off too. I was using free version. Unfortunately I won't be providing the urls, either here or via PM for obvious reasons.
     
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