How to spy on your competitors?

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  1. anthony82988

    anthony82988 Junior Member

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    I would to spy on a competitor of mine in the logo design business.
    How could I accomplish this? I would like to see where he is getting his
    traffic from.
     
  2. meathead1234

    meathead1234 Moderator Staff Member Moderator Premium Member

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    Keywordspy.com will tell you what PPC keywords he/she is bidding on (if any)

    Alexa.com will give you a rough idea where traffic comes from (SE, direct, referring sites etc).

    Backlinkwatch.com will give you a sample of backlinks they have - so you can see where they get those.

    They are 3 decent free solutions to get you on your way :)
     
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  3. anthony82988

    anthony82988 Junior Member

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    Great! thank You
     
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    meathead1234 Moderator Staff Member Moderator Premium Member

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    No worries, you can of course be old school and google them - can sometimes find where they've been mentioned/linked/advertise and then all you need to do is copy :cool:
     
  5. anthony82988

    anthony82988 Junior Member

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    ha I just did...All of there business is from craigslist....:rain:
    I better get to posting
     
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    Hey Anthony:

    Jumping off-topic for a moment . . . Just wanted to say hey. How's it going nephew? Haven't seen you around for awhile. Hope you are still making bank like a gangsta'

    Cheers! - Your Uncle Wiz
     
  7. anthony82988

    anthony82988 Junior Member

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    aaahhhh uncle WIZZZ

    I just got banned from Maxbounty LOL but I'm not worried.
    it's all about outsourcing now. I'm currently just doing logo design
    for $150 and I have workers doing it for me for $40.

    It's all about the hustle LOL - All I need is 2 per day and I'm at $6k/month
    though I have to admit, i was making pretty good money at maxbounty

    Just got everything settled today
     
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    What no love here for your "other" nephew - and btw I never got my christmas gift - you can send a ben franklin my way ...
    :D
     
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    if you are still interested in a spying tool i can advise you semrush. Have you already tried it?
     
  10. memorex

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    Speaking of competitors, how id this guy inserting his link into others ads? http://cabestmovers.com/

    He has a lot of backlinks too. He's done it to me but it shows up in my backlinks. What is this guy doing? I might want to copy him.