Smartphone apps for SEO are an excellent way to track analytics and metrics of your website’s performance. They can make life easier for webmasters and blog owners if they are used properly. The right tools can save you time and money so you owe it to yourself to do your research and find a few that work well for you.
The market is full of these types of app right now, so if you’re looking for one you will definitely find more than a couple. But with so many smartphone apps for SEO out there to choose from it can be hard to know exactly where to start. The following are my pick of the top 12.
This app lets you skim plenty of rankings, including Google indexes pages, Alexa, Technorati Authority, MSN/Yahoo! Indexed pages. Track social media activity, check keyword density and easily share the results via email.
- Raven Tools
For Raven Tools users, this mobile app is definitely a must. The app itself is free but you must first have a subscription to Raven Tools. The app covers many SEO indicators that others miss, like social mentions and a clearer connection between marketing expenses and their impact on revenue.
QuickSense is a great tool for individuals who are running several AdSense sites simultaneously. You can keep an eye on all of your sites at once throughout the day to track both clicks and revenue earned. It also provides tools that let you create new strategies.
Ego allows users to aggregate all of their different analytics information within one single app. It makes it much easier to handle several analytical tools at the same time and to track page views, feed subscriptions, Twitter followers and more.
- Site Rank
Quickly and conveniently check your site’s page rank in Alexa and Google with SiteRank. While there is a free version (lite), you’re better off paying for the full version as it includes an inbound and external link monitor.
- SEO Automatic
Get concise, yet detailed reports of your site’s performance on demand, which will also be sent to your email.
- The SEM Calculator
Targeted specifically at PPC, banner advertsing and email marketers, this handy app lets you estimate figures for CPM (Cost Per Thousands), impressions, conversion rates and Click-Thru rates. It works well with Google AdWords and is available for apple devices that use the iOS 4.1 or later versions.
- Google Analytics
As far as free apps go, this is one of the best. It is so versatile and completely free. It runs on the Apple iOS Operating System and the Android operating system.
- Link Juice
With Link Juice you can disover the highest performing pages on your website so that you can emulate the successful practices employed onto other pages and discontinue any practices that are ineffective. The Link Juice app costs $1.99 and is available on Apple’s iOS platform.
The SEOStats app includes a search bar you can use to scan your domain name and receive an audit of the SEO for your website and page rank tracking. You can also check for Wikipedia links and citations.
- SEO Search Ranking
If monitoring keywords is your thing, then this is the app for you! It also allows you to work with unlimited sites and unlimited words and allows for country specific search results.
- SEO Keyword Checker
This nifty little app will analyse a sites keyword density and let you know if your keyword placement is likely to results in a slap on the wrist from Google.