Screaming Frog

  • 4 Ways to Use Screaming Frog’s Custom Feature

    … Crawling a website is an extremely valuable part of any SEO’s armoury, and it’s great that we have so many tools available to make the job easier. Tools such as DeepCrawl, OnPage.org and Screaming Frog are constantly innovating to bring us more advanced data, allowing us to make informed, data-led decisions. Due to these innovations and constant…

    Daniel Bianchini/ State of Digitalin SEO- 14 readers -
  • How To Create Histograms For Marketers In Excel [VIDEO]

    … the individual students; we’re getting more of a bird’s eye view of the performance of the entire class. Make sense? Great! Practice File You can download the Excel file I used in the video from Dropbox here. Steps I took a list of blog posts from my site that I ran last year in Screaming Frog and wanted to see a distribution (got tired of writing…

    Annie Cushing/ Annielyticsin How To's- 14 readers -
  • Use Screaming Frog to Quickly Focus Your SEO Efforts

    … to focus your SEO efforts. All we need before we start is Screaming Frog SEO Spider to crawl our website and Excel to turn our data into quick visual actions. What is the Screaming Frog? The Screaming Frog SEO Spider (let’s just call it the frog from now on) is a small desktop program you can install locally on your PC, Mac or Linux machine which…

    State of Digitalin SEO- 10 readers -
  • Find and Fix Common Crawl Optimisation Issues

    … cause your web developers a lot of hassle. Accurate XML Sitemaps One of the things I like to do when analysing a site is take the site’s XML sitemap and run it through Screaming Frog. While the Search Console report on a sitemap can give you good information, nothing is quite as informative as actually crawling the sitemap with a tool and seeing…

    Barry Adams/ State of Digitalin SEO- 25 readers -
  • The First Pillar of SEO: Technology

    …. This is where SEO crawlers like Screaming Frog and DeepCrawl come in. Run a crawl on the site with your preferred tool and extract the list of discovered 404 Not Found URLs. For extra bonus points, run that list through a link analysis tool like Majestic to find the 404 errors that have inbound links, and prioritise these for fixing. XML Sitemaps No matter…

    Barry Adams/ State of Digitalin SEO- 24 readers -
  • 1 Hour SEO Audit Challenge: Odoo

    … a fair grade: Ragepank Screaming Frog Majestic SEO Mozbar Open Site Explorer Copyscape Microsoft IIS SEMRush Content As with our last audit, the first thing I looked at when I started this audit was Odoo's content. Content is certainly king, and is one of the most important parts of providing users a great experience on your website…

    Austin Paley/ ROI Factor Blogin SEO Content- 30 readers -
  • New Year Resolution: Crawl Quarterly

    … – Redirects should never happen within your site. They are going to over time, but should be fixed as soon as possible. It’s link equity you can control, so try to keep any of it from passing through a redirect. Duplicated Titles – These are the first warning sign of duplicate content and canonical issues. Check out titles for any that are missing, too…

    Kate Morris/ State of Digitalin SEO- 10 readers -
  • 1 Hour SEO Audit Challenge: ShipHero

    … most importantly their website is fully responsive, which gives them a huge leg up on competition that can't provide a seamless experience for users across multiple devices. Tools Used In order to keep things consistent, I used the exact same tools as last week: Ragepank Screaming Frog MajesticSEO Mozbar Open Site Explorer Copyscape…

    Brendon Rowe/ ROI Factor Blogin SEO Content- 20 readers -
  • 1 Hour SEO Audit Challenge: Everyday Health

    … Screaming Frog MajesticSEO Mozbar Open Site Explorer Copyscape Microsoft IIS Schema In a world without authorship, visual assets through schema mark up are extremely important for a business to have in order to make sure they are getting the most traffic out of their organic rankings. This means including relevant tags for appropriate…

    Brendon Rowe/ ROI Factor Blogin SEO Google- 23 readers -
  • Ultimate List of Must-Have Tools for Your SEO Toolkit

    …. With Insights, Google provides feedback on where your site slows down, grades it and provides information on solutions. Skill Level: Expert Screaming Frog Another crawler but with more options than Xenu (which is why it costs money). It does have a 500 URL free version so great for smaller sites but for larger, well worth the ~$200/yr. Skill Level…

    Dave Davies/ The SEM Postin SEO- 18 readers -
  • A Marketer’s Guide To Using Regular Expressions In SEO

    … of regex is very entry-level, but what I'm about to share has worked well for me across a variety of platforms. I want to share three of these with you: Google Analytics, Screaming Frog and htaccess. Fundamentals Of Regular Expressions (Regex) Let's begin with a few fundamentals of what regex is and what it can do for you. Regex commands basically…

    Jenny Halasz/ Search Engine Landin SEO- 27 readers -
  • Basic Google Analytics Troubleshooting

    …. So the second tool that I was going to recommend using is Screaming Frog. Screaming Frog is an amazing tool. I use it countless times every day. This particular tactic does require the full fully licensed paid version, but again it’s going to pay for itself in the time that it saves you, especially if you’re working on multiple websites…

    Graeme Benge/ Koozai.comin Google- 16 readers -