Updated Aug 4th 2020
Finding it hard to get more traffic? Learn how to use a traffic checker platform to estimate how many visitors a website gets and which keywords are driving the most clicks.
This article will not list every website traffic checker service available, just 6 paid and free checkers that I really like to use for my own websites.
Finding out how much traffic a website gets can help you better understand what is needed to reach a higher position
Using these services you will be able to determine
- Check how much traffic a website gets
- Top keywords that drive the most visitors to a website
- Do they buy website traffic and if so which keywords are they bidding on
SEMrush Traffic Analytics is the latest released tool within their SEO program section. You can either analyse your website or even compare the source with your competitors. It shows the traffic volume & sources of your competitors or potential partners:
Check Website Visitors By Subdomain
Find out the most traffic-acquiring subdomains of analyzed sites
Top Landing Pages
check and reveal the most popular landing pages of your website or a competitors easily.
Traffic By Device
Here you can also evaluate desktop mobile traffic split and compare visitors’ engagement by device type, very useful stuff for understanding your audience.
Traffic By Countries
Here you can easily identify how your competitor performs in different regions and then discover which ones you need to target to be successful
It helps to understand visitor’s behavior: visits, unique visitors, pages/visit, avg visit duration, bounce rate and even observe where users go after visiting the domain. This feature really sets SEMrush apart from the competition.
Easily our favorite website traffic checker platform, SEMrush can really help you understand everything needed to dominate your niche. Their organic traffic and keyword data is fantastic making it one of the best traffic checker services available.
On top of that SEMrush will also let you run an audit on your website to check for any on-page errors that are holding you back.
You can also compare your content to your competitors and get a nice list of keywords you may be missing.
SEMrush is paid service but we have a great 7 day free trial for our readers that will let you check the domain traffic of your competitors without paying a penny! Click the link below to get started.
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Serpstat is a free to use all in one marketing platform and website traffic checker that lets you get a detailed breakdown of both competitors and your own website.
Domain Analysis – Overview
Here we get a nice overview of the domain entered. The total visibility (The higher visibility of a domain is, the higher number of visitors it’s likely to receive). The monthly search engine traffic, The number of organic keywords the domain ranks for in the top 100 and finally any paid traffic campaigns the website is running.
Serpstat gives us a nice little overview of total organic keywords, with the position, volume and cost per click – these numbers are lower than whats reported in Google in terms of volume. Clicking on show all will give a more detailed look at these keywords.
Organic Keyword Positions
Here we have a nice little breakdown of the keywords, the serp features, difficulty, position, volume, traffic, cost per click, competition, results and the ranking page. Free plans on Serpstat are limited to 10 results which is pretty generous.
Keyword Position Distribution
A nice clean chart showing where the websites keywords rank in Google. A large amount are not found in the top 10 which could be an indication that the site needs to update its blog content to attract some fresh clicks from Google.