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Likelihood to Recommend

Advanced Web Ranking

My business works with clients from a variety of outlets, with budgets ranging from six figures down to triple digits (not kidding). There's a TON of analytical software out there, so speaking as a guy who has worked with them all (or at least quite a few) if your client is on a budget – particularly a startup – AWR is a great program to use. They've been around for a while, the desktop version is pretty bug-free and updates in real-time, and it's budget conscious.
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WebTextTool

It is a super cool tool when used with WordPress for optimizing the content of a blog post. Its suggestion will fix any mistakes I make. Facebook posts are optimized, too. If you want to do keyword research, I think it is not so well-suited. Its keyword analysis is too simple to help you.
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Feature Rating Comparison

SEO

Advanced Web Ranking
6.5
WebTextTool
7.3
Keyword analysis
Advanced Web Ranking
4.8
WebTextTool
4.0
Backlink management
Advanced Web Ranking
7.0
WebTextTool
SERP ranking tracking
Advanced Web Ranking
7.4
WebTextTool
Page grader
Advanced Web Ranking
7.1
WebTextTool
10.0
Competitive analysis
Advanced Web Ranking
6.6
WebTextTool
8.0
Site audit / diagnostics
Advanced Web Ranking
7.1
WebTextTool
Site recommendations
Advanced Web Ranking
6.0
WebTextTool
Task management
Advanced Web Ranking
6.1
WebTextTool

SEO Channels

Advanced Web Ranking
7.0
WebTextTool
10.0
Local SEO
Advanced Web Ranking
7.0
WebTextTool
10.0
Social SEO
Advanced Web Ranking
6.4
WebTextTool
Mobile SEO
Advanced Web Ranking
8.1
WebTextTool
Global SEO
Advanced Web Ranking
6.4
WebTextTool
10.0

SEO Platform & Account Management

Advanced Web Ranking
7.7
WebTextTool
Multi-domain support
Advanced Web Ranking
8.0
WebTextTool
Integration with web analytics tools
Advanced Web Ranking
7.4
WebTextTool

Pros

Advanced Web Ranking

  • Advanced Web Ranking is a low-cost solution for SEO reporting, suitable for medium-sized businesses that can't afford more expensive solutions of this type.
  • It's also very scalable in some respects, particularly the availability of unlimited keyword tracking, which is preferable to certain solutions that charge by the keyword.
  • There are also a number of other features in the product not directly related to the reporting of performance which some users will find useful.
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WebTextTool

  • Tracks the exact page ranking
  • Optimizes SEO on-page in detail and with a number of measures, including a readability metric.
  • Tracking website content with a website ranking system
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Cons

Advanced Web Ranking

  • The ability of the program to produce dashboards in web page format. While it can do this, it saves them out as HTML files on your hard drive or cloud server, which makes it super hard to share with others.
  • The cloud version is a bit more expensive, which offers the same tools as the desktop, which I found a little troublesome and it didn't make sense to me.
  • Their customer service was a little lacking. I had a couple of general questions and I was on hold for about 15 minutes...which isn't good when you're in the middle of a busy workday.
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WebTextTool

  • Keyword analysis is simple with general information on your competition, but it doesn't go into detail and isn't measurable. It's missing filter and sort features.
  • The Wordpress plugin is still clunky. I wish it were faster and lighter.
  • I need a view mode that has no distractions when I see the content on WebTextTool
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Alternatives Considered

Advanced Web Ranking

BrightEdge is a lot more expensive, but we began using it when funds allowed us to, primarily for the online reporting and features not found in Advanced Web Ranking. But, as I mentioned earlier, we did not stop using Advanced Web Ranking when we introduced BrightEdge because it does have some plus points not found in BrightEdge.
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WebTextTool

WebTextTool plugin works like a charm, but it should better integrate with Yoast, as it would create a huge benefit.
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Return on Investment

Advanced Web Ranking

  • It stayed within our client's allotted budget (which drives more business our way down the road!)
  • Updated information in real-time assures our clients that they get the most accurate information possible, as quickly as possible.
  • It's been only slightly detrimental to my workflow (which is one little drawback of the program) sometimes I have to enlist the help of a keyword generator (because i find the one with the program a bit lacking)
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WebTextTool

  • My organic traffic has improved 11% every month
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Pricing Details

Advanced Web Ranking

General

Free Trial
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Entry-level set up fee?

WebTextTool

General

Free Trial
Yes
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Entry-level set up fee?
No

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