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288 Ratings

Ahrefs

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Feature Set Ratings

  • Ahrefs ranks higher in 2 feature sets: SEO, SEO Platform & Account Management
  • Linkdex Enterprise SEO Platform ranks higher in 1 feature set: SEO Channels

SEO

8.6

Ahrefs

86%
7.9

Linkdex Enterprise SEO Platform

79%
Ahrefs ranks higher in 6/8 features

Keyword analysis

8.8
88%
60 Ratings
7.0
70%
1 Rating

Backlink management

9.2
92%
61 Ratings
7.0
70%
1 Rating

SERP ranking tracking

8.5
85%
59 Ratings
9.0
90%
1 Rating

Page grader

8.2
82%
55 Ratings
8.0
80%
1 Rating

Competitive analysis

9.3
93%
61 Ratings
9.0
90%
1 Rating

Site audit / diagnostics

8.6
86%
56 Ratings
7.0
70%
1 Rating

Site recommendations

8.6
86%
54 Ratings
7.0
70%
1 Rating

Task management

7.6
76%
29 Ratings
9.0
90%
1 Rating

SEO Channels

8.3

Ahrefs

83%
8.8

Linkdex Enterprise SEO Platform

88%
Linkdex Enterprise SEO Platform ranks higher in 3/4 features

Local SEO

7.6
76%
45 Ratings
9.0
90%
1 Rating

Social SEO

7.5
75%
43 Ratings
8.0
80%
1 Rating

Mobile SEO

8.6
86%
42 Ratings
9.0
90%
1 Rating

Global SEO

9.5
95%
50 Ratings
9.0
90%
1 Rating

SEO Platform & Account Management

8.9

Ahrefs

89%
8.0

Linkdex Enterprise SEO Platform

80%
Ahrefs ranks higher in 2/2 features

Multi-domain support

9.5
95%
48 Ratings
9.0
90%
1 Rating

Integration with web analytics tools

8.4
84%
30 Ratings
7.0
70%
1 Rating

Attribute Ratings

  • Ahrefs is rated higher in 1 area: Likelihood to Recommend

Likelihood to Recommend

9.2

Ahrefs

92%
68 Ratings
7.0

Linkdex Enterprise SEO Platform

70%
1 Rating

Likelihood to Renew

10.0

Ahrefs

100%
5 Ratings

Linkdex Enterprise SEO Platform

N/A
0 Ratings

Usability

10.0

Ahrefs

100%
2 Ratings

Linkdex Enterprise SEO Platform

N/A
0 Ratings

Support Rating

8.8

Ahrefs

88%
28 Ratings

Linkdex Enterprise SEO Platform

N/A
0 Ratings

Likelihood to Recommend

Ahrefs

It gives the best report to us which helps us to find the opportunity to build backlinks. Another main feature that makes Ahrefs a safe and sound approach to SEO is that it provides information about duplicate content, URLs, redirects along with other errors that can be dangerous to the website.
Bella Castilla | TrustRadius Reviewer

Linkdex Enterprise SEO Platform

From my research, Linkdex is the least expensive enterprise SEO platform available. If you have a team of optimization specialists or you are managing SEO efforts for multiple clients, Linkdex is a perfect entry-level enterprise platform. If you are a solo practitioner managing a single site - even if you work at a multiple billion dollar organization - Linkdex may be TOO much for a single individual or a small team to handle, as you surely will not use the platform for its collaboration ability and not dive into certain areas on a frequent enough basis to make the cost justifiable.
Mike Goracke | TrustRadius Reviewer

Pros

Ahrefs

  • Backlink data: Ahrefs continues to provide the best backlink data in the industry when compared to other tools. Other players are playing catching up, but as a first mover, Ahrefs is ahead of the game by far.
  • Keyword data: Ahrefs provides extremely valuable keyword data. Though I rank them second in this category, the data that they provide is comparable to the first ranked player.
  • Content Explorer: I don't think other industry tools (SEO specific) has a content explorer as useful as Ahrefs. Their content explorer works great for identifying top content and trends for multiple industries.
  • Rank Tracker: This rank tracker is better than the average tracker and Ahrefs provides a large limit for tracked keywords. Though they have moved away from daily updates, the rank tracker is great for bench marking progress.
Mitch Lee | TrustRadius Reviewer

Linkdex Enterprise SEO Platform

  • Share of Search is awesome! It is one of the primary features we use and talks about with our clients and it always makes its way on to our monthly dashboards. Being able to assess your organic coverage in comparison with your competition is extremely focused and drives action.
  • Content 360 allows you to not only see areas which have SEO issues and how many keywords the page is ranking for, but it also integrates data from Google Analytics - showing engagement and value metrics. This lets you quickly assess whether you are going to optimizing a page that is trafficked frequently or if you are optimizing a page that no one cares about.
  • It is a comprehensive SEO platform. Linkdex incorporates not only base SEO tools like issue tracking, keyword rankings, etc., but its integration with Google Analytics and Search Console provide an even clearer picture - helping you prioritize your optimization work. In addition, it has content strategy tools within the platform to help you plan your next blog post or content update by sharing competitive analysis and showing online authors - so you know where to look and who to reach out to if you are link building.
Mike Goracke | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

Ahrefs

  • Anchor text alert notifications for a specific domain would be nice to have.
  • Would also be nice to set a specific client domain and then be able to pick 5 competitor sites to compare it to instead of entering in the client site and then 4 competitors to compare.
  • Adding emails to forward the exports to from running a report would be good too.
Joshua Titsworth | TrustRadius Reviewer

Linkdex Enterprise SEO Platform

  • While on-boarding was done relatively well, with recurring meeting and even the account rep logging into our account and doing some of the grunt work for us, Linkdex is a bit of a beast to setup and configure to get the full potential out of the platform. So you cannot expect to get immediate value out of it on day one.
  • Dashboarding and Report Generation capabilities could be better, as the visualizations are somewhat limited and lack filter abilities where needed. This can cause additional work of exporting data and manipulating it manually. Depending on scenarios, this could be solved using the API; however, for those don't want to go that route, this would create a gap.
  • Lack of integrations. It would be ideal to pull in additional data points beyond the out of the box Google Analytics, Search Console, and Twitter options. Facebook, YouTube, and other social media and marketing platforms would help make the data set more robust.
Mike Goracke | TrustRadius Reviewer

Pricing Details

Ahrefs

General

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

Starting Price

$99 per month

Ahrefs Editions & Modules

Edition
Lite$99.001
Standard$179.001
Advanced$399.001
Agency$999.001
  1. per month
Additional Pricing Details

Linkdex Enterprise SEO Platform

General

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

Starting Price

Linkdex Enterprise SEO Platform Editions & Modules

Additional Pricing Details

Likelihood to Renew

Ahrefs

Ahrefs 10.0
Based on 5 answers
Their index is too vast to ignore when looking at a complete backlink profile. We find links in Ahrefs that do not appear in any other link detection tool. For this reason, it's a must for our agency to use for the foreseeable future. Plus, it's very affordable considering the data you get
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Linkdex Enterprise SEO Platform

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Usability

Ahrefs

Ahrefs 10.0
Based on 2 answers
Ahrefs is very easy to use - you can jump right in and understand most of the assets. Overall, the dashboard snapshots give a very good picture of inbound link activity. For deeper analysis of historical trends, the system can become cumbersome, making it hard to do full work without exporting and reformatting the data.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Linkdex Enterprise SEO Platform

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Support Rating

Ahrefs

Ahrefs 8.8
Based on 28 answers
Ahrefs has always been responsive when there's been a technical issue with the site. There are usually very little problems, but if there are, they announce it on their social media accounts which keeps its customers informed. Email support is prompt and the customer service people are very helpful, knowledgable and friendly.
Kenny King | TrustRadius Reviewer

Linkdex Enterprise SEO Platform

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Alternatives Considered

Ahrefs

I think when it comes to keyword tracking, Ahrefs is not as good BrightEdge, but Ahrefs Site Explorer trumps BrightEdge when it comes to anything backlink related. I would use Ahrefs Site Explorer for backlink analysis, identifying 404 error pages, examining anchor texts, and exploring top content. However, I would utilze BrightEdge for keyword and ranking information
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Linkdex Enterprise SEO Platform

Linkdex is truly an enterprise solution. We have had enterprise clients attempt to use Moz as an enterprise solution and it falls short. Specifically with the ability to add unlimited users to the platform and configure rights. The task management capability is also great to enterprise teams, as you can assign tasks and include comments around hypothesis or context as to why you are implementing an SEO solution. Being able to review when changes were made to a site and then measuring how rankings/traffic/engagement changed because of it, without having to use an SEO tool, Google Analytics, and Excel... it is all in a single platform. If you are a small organization or a single individual, that is the only reason, in my opinion, to choose Moz.
Mike Goracke | TrustRadius Reviewer

Return on Investment

Ahrefs

  • When we can create really great content for our site that ranks well and quickly, we can more effectively monetize that content with affiliate links.
  • Boosting our clients' overall rankings also has a positive impact on revenue since the lifetime value for a client with a high performing campaign is better than one that is lackluster
  • We can analyze competitors (of ours and our clients) and hopefully outmaneuver them digitally
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Linkdex Enterprise SEO Platform

  • We were manually pulling data to provide a rough calculation of Share of Search before Linkdex. This process would take 3-4 hours per client, per month. With Linkdex, we would log in and see Share of Search... it was just there without any work. We were able to provide a better service to our clients by spending more time analyzing the data and less time cultivating it.
  • The relatively small investment from a monthly/quarterly tool budget perspective was great for us. At approximately $600 per month, it was so insignificant to the many clients we served that by staying in the same platform versus having to log in to multiple platforms, multiple times to see information across clients, we easily saved $600 in task switching simply from a login/logout perspective on a monthly basis.
  • The fact that the account rep would take some tasks off of our plate and go in and configure the system for us was great and saved our consultants time to bill the client doing additional activities, while still moving forward in configuring the platform.
Mike Goracke | TrustRadius Reviewer

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