• Keyword Research Hack in Ahrefs’ Keywords Explorer: Go Beyond Search Volume
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    Keyword Research Hack in Ahrefs’ Keywords Explorer: Go Beyond Search Volume

    Hey guys and girls. I just wanted to share a very quick tip that I think a lot of people are overlooking. So what is this all about? Let me use our own website as an example. So what we love doing is instead of looking at the keywords that a website is ranking for, we like to focus on the top pages. Why? Because a single page of a website, for example, this one about keyword research, it can rank for many different keywords which aggregates traffic. And so, this is what you don’t see the aggregated traffic from a total topic when you look at the keywords. But…

  • Analyze Google Ranking History for ANY Keyword (Ahrefs’ Position History = Unlocked)
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    Analyze Google Ranking History for ANY Keyword (Ahrefs’ Position History = Unlocked)

    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. So, word on the street is that Ahrefs has unlocked the position history feature for all of our “Advanced plan” customers. Before, advanced users could only see the Google ranking history for the past 6 months for a keyword, which may not have given you a full scope on a page’s ranking history. But that limitation? Removed. So, let’s dive right into some actionable tactics, techniques, and strategies that you can use for your keyword research and your other SEO tasks using position history. The…

  • 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 Backlinks with the Broken Link Building Technique [OSEO-10]
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    How to Create Backlinks with the Broken Link Building Technique [OSEO-10]

    Hello guys! This is Tim Soulo from Ahrefs, and today I want to answer the question: “how to get a backlink from a website.” You’re watching episode number ten, of the oversimplified SEO. [Music] In previous episodes, I showed you how to identify sites that help your competitors rank well. But now that you know the websites, how do you make them link to you? Don’t stop watching. Ok, let’s say I want a backlink from Copyblogger.com, which is a pretty famous blog about copywriting. As you can see from Ahrefs’ toolbar, it has a Domain Rating of 70, which is a pretty solid number. Since Copyblogger is actually a…

  • What is Ahrefs?
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    What is Ahrefs?

    Here’s the problem: you invested tons of time and money to create a great website so you could get new customers online. But, nobody’s coming to it because they can’t find you on search engines. Instead they’re finding all your competitors. There they are ranking at the top of the search results getting all the customers you’re trying to attract. Meanwhile, the beautiful website that you’ve built is getting no traffic, leads, or sales. How are you ever going to outrank your competitors? Easy: you use Ahrefs; the platform that shows you exactly why your competitors are ranking so high and what you need to do to outrank them. Ahrefs…