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Score 9.9 out of 100
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Likelihood to Recommend

Rio SEO

If you have a business with more than 20 locally serving locations you know how important local searches are. RIO SEO will help syndicate your information and their robust toolkit will help those types of businesses be successful online. Their all in one dashboard lets the user control every location without having to log in to multiple dashboards to make a change in Google, then Bing, then Yelp, etc.
Joshua Titsworth | TrustRadius Reviewer

AuthorityLabs

It's best used for small to mid-sized businesses that need to track a modest number of keyword phrases - perhaps 100 to 500 - across multiple search engines, in a limited number of geographies, against three or fewer competitors. It's less useful for large enterprises or small businesses that need multiple SEO functions handled by a single tool.
Tom Pick | TrustRadius Reviewer

Feature Rating Comparison

SEO

Rio SEO
10.0
AuthorityLabs
7.3
SERP ranking tracking
Rio SEO
10.0
AuthorityLabs
10.0
Keyword analysis
Rio SEO
AuthorityLabs
9.0
Page grader
Rio SEO
AuthorityLabs
6.0
Competitive analysis
Rio SEO
AuthorityLabs
9.0
Site audit / diagnostics
Rio SEO
AuthorityLabs
5.0
Site recommendations
Rio SEO
AuthorityLabs
5.0
Task management
Rio SEO
AuthorityLabs
7.0

SEO Channels

Rio SEO
10.0
AuthorityLabs
7.5
Local SEO
Rio SEO
10.0
AuthorityLabs
10.0
Social SEO
Rio SEO
10.0
AuthorityLabs
6.0
Mobile SEO
Rio SEO
10.0
AuthorityLabs
9.0
Global SEO
Rio SEO
10.0
AuthorityLabs
5.0

SEO Platform & Account Management

Rio SEO
10.0
AuthorityLabs
6.5
Integration with web analytics tools
Rio SEO
10.0
AuthorityLabs
3.0
Multi-domain support
Rio SEO
AuthorityLabs
10.0

Pros

Rio SEO

  • Their software is really amazing and does the job well and in a routine manner.
  • Their support staff is beyond amazing, hands down the best support I've gotten from any company in any industry.
  • The proactively find issues and bring them to our attention so we can work with our clients on getting results.
  • The renewal process is painless and they help us with reporting to build a case for renewal and retaining the client.
Joshua Titsworth | TrustRadius Reviewer

AuthorityLabs

  • Keyword tracking (large volumes)
  • Keyword insights
  • Competitor Keyword tracking
Brett Doucette, ABC, MBA | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

Rio SEO

  • The dashboard could be a bit more user-friendly. It takes some training to get used to.
  • Keys/legends in the sidebar and in exports to help explain what different sections are for the "laymen" that aren't in this industry 24/7.
  • Having a "suggested changes" like what Moz.com/local has in their backend for photos/additional categories. Something that can help the user be more proactive rather than "here's where you're at" a "here's what you can do to improve" would help.
Joshua Titsworth | TrustRadius Reviewer

AuthorityLabs

  • The interface is very rudimentary, it is not an interface that we would be comfortable adding clients the ability to access.
  • All results must be pulled into other programs for inclusion in monitoring reports.
  • Adding separate keyword targets for mobile and non-mobile is cumbersome and results must be tracked separately.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Support Rating

Rio SEO

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

AuthorityLabs

AuthorityLabs 10.0
Based on 2 answers
This is an area where AuthorityLabs really shines. It's one of the few Martech or SEO tools vendors about whom I can honestly say I've never had a complaint about their customer support. The team there consistently responds to any questions I've had or issues I've encountered quickly, helpfully, and in a way that feels personal.
Tom Pick | TrustRadius Reviewer

Alternatives Considered

Rio SEO

RIO SEO is heads, shoulders, the entire body, ahead of Local Market Launch. We used Local Market Launch before RIO and it was one of the worst years of my life. The support was non-existent, their syndication was lackluster and they messed up our contracts enough times to frustrate us and the clients. I cannot express in enough words my disdain for that service and how much of a refreshing change it was to work with a company like RIO that cared as much about our client success as we did.
Joshua Titsworth | TrustRadius Reviewer

AuthorityLabs

Very comparative as far as price [goes]. Some of the competitors have different features but you get trade-offs depending on who you are comfortable using.
Brett Doucette, ABC, MBA | TrustRadius Reviewer

Return on Investment

Rio SEO

  • They have helped us retain several big clients over the years which in turn has helped bring in several other clients.
  • Their tools allow us, a small boutique agency, to operate like a big agency.
  • Our local listing clients have been much happier with our switch to RIO which has allowed us to focus on other areas for them instead of just the syndication.
Joshua Titsworth | TrustRadius Reviewer

AuthorityLabs

  • We did not any process in terms of reporting on ROI in regards to SEO, but we only paid a very small monthly charge so it was a no-brainer to use it. It definitely helped our business.
Billy Barker | TrustRadius Reviewer

Pricing Details

Rio SEO

General

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

AuthorityLabs

General

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

Rating Summary

Likelihood to Recommend

Rio SEO
10.0
AuthorityLabs
9.0

Support Rating

Rio SEO
AuthorityLabs
10.0

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