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Score 10 out of 100

Semrush

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Score 9 out of 100

Feature Set Ratings

    SEO

    Coosto

    Feature Set Not Supported
    N/A
    8.3

    Semrush

    83%
    Semrush ranks higher in 8/8 features

    Keyword analysis

    N/A
    0 Ratings
    9.1
    91%
    142 Ratings

    Backlink management

    N/A
    0 Ratings
    8.0
    80%
    135 Ratings

    SERP ranking tracking

    N/A
    0 Ratings
    8.8
    88%
    138 Ratings

    Page grader

    N/A
    0 Ratings
    7.9
    79%
    118 Ratings

    Competitive analysis

    N/A
    0 Ratings
    8.9
    89%
    138 Ratings

    Site audit / diagnostics

    N/A
    0 Ratings
    8.7
    87%
    138 Ratings

    Site recommendations

    N/A
    0 Ratings
    8.1
    81%
    128 Ratings

    Task management

    N/A
    0 Ratings
    7.0
    70%
    83 Ratings

    SEO Channels

    Coosto

    Feature Set Not Supported
    N/A
    8.1

    Semrush

    81%
    Semrush ranks higher in 4/4 features

    Local SEO

    N/A
    0 Ratings
    7.9
    79%
    118 Ratings

    Social SEO

    N/A
    0 Ratings
    7.4
    74%
    97 Ratings

    Mobile SEO

    N/A
    0 Ratings
    8.1
    81%
    104 Ratings

    Global SEO

    N/A
    0 Ratings
    8.9
    89%
    104 Ratings

    SEO Platform & Account Management

    Coosto

    Feature Set Not Supported
    N/A
    8.5

    Semrush

    85%
    Semrush ranks higher in 2/2 features

    Multi-domain support

    N/A
    0 Ratings
    8.5
    85%
    106 Ratings

    Integration with web analytics tools

    N/A
    0 Ratings
    8.5
    85%
    111 Ratings

    Attribute Ratings

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

    Likelihood to Recommend

    10.0

    Coosto

    100%
    3 Ratings
    9.2

    Semrush

    92%
    142 Ratings

    Likelihood to Renew

    Coosto

    N/A
    0 Ratings
    9.1

    Semrush

    91%
    3 Ratings

    Usability

    Coosto

    N/A
    0 Ratings
    7.3

    Semrush

    73%
    4 Ratings

    Availability

    Coosto

    N/A
    0 Ratings
    9.1

    Semrush

    91%
    1 Rating

    Performance

    Coosto

    N/A
    0 Ratings
    7.3

    Semrush

    73%
    1 Rating

    Support Rating

    Coosto

    N/A
    0 Ratings
    9.5

    Semrush

    95%
    30 Ratings

    Implementation Rating

    Coosto

    N/A
    0 Ratings
    7.3

    Semrush

    73%
    1 Rating

    Product Scalability

    Coosto

    N/A
    0 Ratings
    9.1

    Semrush

    91%
    1 Rating

    Likelihood to Recommend

    Coosto

    Coosto is an excellent all platform social media management tool, in which you can do (almost) everything.
    Margaret Massop | TrustRadius Reviewer

    Semrush

    Semrush is not perfect, but in my experience, it's the one-size-fits-most SEO tool I would recommend to almost anyone (who works on a team/does not mind upgrading to a paid version). It's great for diverse teams - there are features that are basically plug and play, like the Content Marketing tools, that may be good for some team members, while more experienced SEOs can find a lot of value as well from research tools like the Domain Overview tool to take a deep dive into competitors. I'd say research and tracking functions are where Semrush shines. The reporting features will get the job done, but a lot of the data views are much more restricted in the generated reports than they are in-app, which I found annoying. I got a lot of questions in meetings about what some reporting data meant because the options were limited - ie, a "competitor organic performance" metric that was only month-over-month, and super vague, whereas in the app you could look at week-over-week, drill down on metrics, etc. The free version is just okay. I recommend this more for someone whose team is willing to pay for at least the Business level. A lot of the better, more unique functions, like Position Tracking for more than 10 keywords, costs more.
    Katie Wojciechowski | TrustRadius Reviewer

    Pros

    Coosto

    • Quick, easy to use SQL based search functionality.
    • Simple interface with useful predesigned measures.
    Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

    Semrush

    • Keyword Research Tool – Large and ever-growing keyword database which covers many countries
    • Website Auditing Tool – In-depth and accurate website audits which identify everything that needs to be addressed to improve website health including easy to apply solutions
    • Content Marketing Tool – Endless amount of content topic ideas generated within their content marketing tools
    Joshua Poole | TrustRadius Reviewer

    Cons

    Coosto

    • The dashboard is only useable in full screen, not in compartments
    • Rather expensive
    Bram Koopman | TrustRadius Reviewer

    Semrush

    • Extra seats can be expensive, as [an] agency with multiple team members this can be frustrating
    • Backlink data is not great, misses out a lot of backlinks (better off using a specialist backlink tool like Link research tools LRT)
    • Tracking multiple keywords, across multiple clients can be costly
    Daniel Drummond | TrustRadius Reviewer

    Pricing Details

    Coosto

    General

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

    Starting Price

    Coosto Editions & Modules

    Additional Pricing Details
    Custom Pricing. We look at main application, number of users, etc. API integration, inclusion of offline media, inclusion of geographical data and optional consulting require a small additional fee.

    Semrush

    General

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

    Starting Price

    $11,995 per month

    Semrush Editions & Modules

    Edition
    Pro119.951
    Guru229.951
    Business449.951
    1. per month
    Additional Pricing Details

    Likelihood to Renew

    Coosto

    No score
    No answers yet
    No answers on this topic

    Semrush

    Semrush 9.1
    Based on 3 answers
    I [previously] used Semrush for many years and I cannot find any other tool being so complete and easy to use.
    Perrine Bettinelli | TrustRadius Reviewer

    Usability

    Coosto

    No score
    No answers yet
    No answers on this topic

    Semrush

    Semrush 7.3
    Based on 4 answers
    SEMRush has a slight learning curve, but everything is organized really well. Once you learn where everything is, using the software and running reports is incredibly easy. You can easily add new projects, get help for improving on-page SEO, and there are even video tutorials that walk you through the whole system if you still feel uncomfortable with it.
    Tim Sleeper | TrustRadius Reviewer

    Reliability and Availability

    Coosto

    No score
    No answers yet
    No answers on this topic

    Semrush

    Semrush 9.1
    Based on 1 answer
    Semrush available when you need it!
    Keith Jones | TrustRadius Reviewer

    Performance

    Coosto

    No score
    No answers yet
    No answers on this topic

    Semrush

    Semrush 7.3
    Based on 1 answer
    SemRush performs well with few errors!
    Keith Jones | TrustRadius Reviewer

    Support Rating

    Coosto

    No score
    No answers yet
    No answers on this topic

    Semrush

    Semrush 9.5
    Based on 30 answers
    I'm in a FB group for Semrush paid users and it amazing! They are fast to respond, take suggestions and help with questions. I have not felt alone in using this product at all. Highly recommend their support team. When I had an issue I can jump into the group and they will help get me the right person to help or even tag their programmers to look at something that is going on. Love the group!
    Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

    Implementation Rating

    Coosto

    No score
    No answers yet
    No answers on this topic

    Semrush

    Semrush 7.3
    Based on 1 answer
    I did it by myself and do not have a comment!
    Keith Jones | TrustRadius Reviewer

    Alternatives Considered

    Coosto

    Coosto is more powerful than the version of Hootsuite we used.
    Margaret Massop | TrustRadius Reviewer

    Semrush

    I have some experience using Ahrefs and Moz, but I find the interface to be more user-friendly in Semrush.This is particularly useful when we show clients the tool or take screenshots directly from Semrush for client-facing documents. Once again, the Google Docs add-on for the SEO Writing Assistant is what really makes Semrush stand out over and above other tools for me.
    Sacha Crowther | TrustRadius Reviewer

    Scalability

    Coosto

    No score
    No answers yet
    No answers on this topic

    Semrush

    Semrush 9.1
    Based on 1 answer
    Semrush is flexible and scalable software which can be deployed across multiple departments and sites as needed.
    Keith Jones | TrustRadius Reviewer

    Return on Investment

    Coosto

    • Positive impact on communications strategies.
    • Negative impact as product is often used for collecting metrics. Most of Coosto's metrics shouldn't be used for strategic or design decisions.
    Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

    Semrush

    • We have seen our ranking goes up due to the keywords we have discovered.
    • We have seen our domain authority grow as we have discovered new backlinks.
    • We have seen less visitor errors since using the technical auditing tool to resolve problems.
    Jeff Moriarty | TrustRadius Reviewer

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