• How to Create a To-Do (Ahrefs’ Site Audit Tutorial)
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    How to Create a To-Do (Ahrefs’ Site Audit Tutorial)

    [music] The “to-do” feature within Ahrefs Site Audit allows you to seamlessly collaborate with your developers and freelancers to fix and track your technical SEO issues. If we head over to the HTML tags report, you’ll see that our example website has a few issues. For example, you’ll see that there are handful of missing or empty meta descriptions. So we’ll click on that issue, which will show us the affected URLs in Data Explorer. To create a “to-do”, click on the plus icon inside the field that you’d like to fix and then type in the new or revised version that you would like to see. After saving your…

  • 9 Things That Only Ahrefs Can Do 💪
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    9 Things That Only Ahrefs Can Do 💪

    A lot of people ask us what makes Ahrefs better than the competition? Well, this isn’t an easy question to answer. And if you and I were to sit down, grab a cup of coffee, and compare every single feature, every single data point, and then measure their accuracy, this would easily take weeks, months or even years. Now aside from having the most handsome video guy on the planet, a content creator with the biceps of a Greek god, and a CMO with the sleekest hair taken straight from Pegasus, we have numerous features that are unique to Ahrefs SEO toolset. In fact, we have something very special coming…

  • Crawl Anatomy and Technical SEO Reports (Ahrefs’ Site Audit Tutorial)
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    Crawl Anatomy and Technical SEO Reports (Ahrefs’ Site Audit Tutorial)

    [music] Once your crawl has completed, go to the overview report and we’ll dig into your audit. On this page, you’ll see your website’s health score as well as a top-level view of some key categories like content types of internal URLs and HTTP status codes of internal URLs. Each section in these graphs are clickable. So if we click on the yellow area, Data Explorer will open showing you all of the pages that returned a 300 series response code. If we go back to the overview page and scroll down to the bottom, you’ll see a table that outlines the “actual” issues. And by issues, I’m referring to…

  • Complete Keyword Research Tutorial using Ahrefs’ Keywords Explorer Tool
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    Complete Keyword Research Tutorial using Ahrefs’ Keywords Explorer Tool

    Hi, there. It’s Tim, head of marketing at Ahrefs. Give me just 10 minutes, and I will show you a ton of awesome things that you can do with Keywords Explorer tool So let’s go There are three scenarios of how you might use Keywords Explorer in your keyword research: 1. Generate thousands of keyword ideas. 2. Do an in-depth analysis of a specific keyword. 3. Pull metrics for your custom list of keywords. Let me cover all of them real quick. Number one: generating keyword ideas. Let’s use the Keyword “content marketing strategy” as an example. Once I put it into Keywords Explorer, I see a section called “Keyword…

  • How to Use Ahrefs for SEO and Competitor Research
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    How to Use Ahrefs for SEO and Competitor Research

    Is it Ahrefs or A hrefs? Call it what you will, but we still have the same great SEO tools. Now, you might have heard about us from a friend or maybe you learned a cool hack from your favorite blogger. But how do you actually use Ahrefs to get more traffic to your website and improve SEO? You’re about to find out in this video. Stay tuned. [music] What’s up marketers? Sam Oh here with Ahrefs, the SEO tool that helps you grow your search traffic, research your competitors and dominate your niche. Now while there are virtually an endless number of ways you can use our toolset, today,…

  • How to Steal Organic Search Traffic From Your Competitors
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    How to Steal Organic Search Traffic From Your Competitors

    [Intro] Hi everyone, Katherine Aragon here. In this video we’re going to talk about how you can ethically steal organic search traffic from your competitors. As you know, coming up with ideas for winning content is hard. So why would you want to brainstorm article ideas and invest the time to write them when you have no idea whether they’ll rank in Google or not? A better plan is to look at your competitors’ winning content and try to outperform it. Let’s look at how you can do that. Step 1: make a list of competitors. Put your website into Ahrefs’ Site Explorer. For this demo we’ll use expertvagabond.com. Then,…

  • 7 Easy SEO Hacks using Ahrefs’ New Traffic Filter
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    7 Easy SEO Hacks using Ahrefs’ New Traffic Filter

    What’s up marketers, Sam Oh here with Ahrefs, the SEO tool that helps you grow your search traffic, research your competitors, and dominate your niche. We just added a new traffic filter to our Site Explorer tool that you’re gonna love and today, I’m gonna show you 6 tactical ways to use this to get seriously actionable data for your SEO and marketing efforts. Let’s dive right in. So, I have one of our blog posts loaded up here within Site Explorer. This filter here, traffic, is brand spanking new and it works in the same way as our other numeric filters. You can set a max and a min…

  • How to Create a New Project (Ahrefs’ Site Audit Tutorial)
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    How to Create a New Project (Ahrefs’ Site Audit Tutorial)

    [music] To create a new project enter a domain or path that you’d like to analyze. Let’s perform an SEO audit on hotjar.com. After clicking the “Add project” button, you’ll have to set your scope and seeds. First is scope, which is basically the boundaries of which you want us to crawl your site. For example, you can crawl an entire website including subdomains, a domain with all of its subfolders, a subfolder like /blog/ using the prefix option, or only a specific URL. We’ll stick with a full domain audit in this video. Next, you need to define your seed. The seed is the page or pages where your…