Whether you are a digital marketing company handling multiple clients or starting business owner managing your own site, you need to have a list of apps and tools that can help you to maintain your or your clients’ SEO website performance and bring success to your SEO action plans.

Here is a list of tools that you will need to propel your SEO campaign this 2018:

  • Ahrefs

Ahref is still on top of the list of the most trusted SEO tool being used in the industry. In fact, a lot of SEO companies in Dubai and around the globe are using this tool for extensive site audit to improve their SEO performance. What’s great about this powerful tool is that is it almost complete for SEO use. It has a backlink checker and keyword research tool, which can be a great alternative for Google Keyword Research. But one of the most important feature of Ahrefs is its content alert feature. A lot of SEO Specialists have been using this for planning outreach and competitive analysis.

  • Long Tail Pro

An excellent keyword research is the foundation of an effective SEO campaign. Apart from Google Keyword Research Tool, one of the most used app or platform for keyword research is the Long Tail Pro. As a company, Long Tail Pro has gone to a lot of changes – from shifting management and ownership to product improvements. One of the key changes that has been implemented in this keyword research tool is that it can now provide data for any keyword metrics. You can use this keyword alongside Google Keyword Research Tool to amplify your Google Adwords campaign.

  • Pitchbox

While a lot of experts do not consider Pitchbox as an SEO tool, it is still worth checking and trying. Pitchbox is commonly used for outreach and link building campaigns. In under 2 minutes, it can give you hundreds of potential credible sites you can connect to for your digital marketing campaigns.

  • SEO Quake

One of the old-timers in the list is SEO Quake. This is considered as a must-have tool, especially for beginners in the field of search engine game. This is actually an extension or plugin that can be installed anytime. It is used for getting information about search results and site. It contains the Google Page Rank, Google Index, Google Cache Data, and many more.

  • Seed Keywords

It wouldn’t hurt to have more than one keyword research tool for your campaign. What’s great about Seed Keywords is that it provides results from real-life internet users. You simply type in the keyword scenario (e.i If you are looking for a fan, what search term would you use?), then it will compile a number of terms that these users would type or use for that scenario.