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It’s a Powerful, High Quality Ahrefs Alternative

Free Trial. Instant Rank Checks. Branded reports. Unlimited user collaboration.
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WebCEO Interface, Project Dashboard

WebCEO is a solid all-in-one SEO toolset, i.e. a marketing platform for keyword research, rank tracking, backlink checks, toxic link cleanup, discovery of new link building opportunities, website SEO & technical audits, social media analytics, traffic analysis and competitor research.

Let’s dive into a detailed comparison of WebCEO and Ahrefs

WebCEO offers features that Ahrefs does not have:

Collaborate with your team in real time at no extra cost. Manage projects together, delegate tasks, track their progress, share reports and never break deadlines
A free 14-day trial. Try all the tools of the WebCEO SEO platform with certain limitations at no charge. No obligation, no fees, no credit card required
Delegate toxic link analysis to an intelligent automatic system instead of checking thousands of backlinks manually, trying to figure out which one is good or bad
Make the most cost-effective decisions relying on the analytics data in your marketing dashboard due to the Google Analytics and Business Profile integrations
Increase your visibility. Save your time and get an updated list of the best content submission resources. Be found by your local customers on the sites they use
Collect SEO leads (potential clients) while you sleep by embedding a "Free SEO audit" widget to your site. Use it to automatically send a free SEO report and collect their contact details. Offer them your SEO services
Be super-flexible: enjoy scheduled rank checks, or get an instant rank check anytime if you need to prepare an urgent report for your client
Brand reports with your logo, company name, header, footer and color scheme. Impress your clients with professional-looking SEO reports
Get a bird-eye view on all your SEO strengths and weaknesses with an all-in-one SEO report. Get it automatically emailed on a schedule
Be universal and track rankings on all popular search engines, not only Google: YouTube (#2 world search engine), Yahoo, Bing, AOL, DuckDuckGo, Baidu and others
Add value to your marketing software with the SEO metrics powered by WebCEO. Feed them to your software with WebCEO API , for no additional charge
Maximize your earnings with minimal expense using a confidential service. Just place your branding on WebCEO. The White Label Domain will absolutely disguise WebCEO being at its core. Resell SEO tools on behalf of your own company or provide access to your partners and clients to your branded SEO tools on your own domain

WebCEO Has Been Top-Rated by:

WebCEO allows your whole team to work with its SEO tools simultaneously at no extra cost.
See how you can benefit and save:

Monthly prices Annual prices
Ahrefs Lite
users
$1290/year
Startup plan
unlimited users
$891/year
Ahrefs Standard
users
$2390/year
Startup plan
unlimited users
$891/year
Ahrefs Advanced
users
$4590/year
Corporate plan
unlimited users
$2691/year
Ahrefs Agency
users
$9990/year
Agency Unlimited
unlimited users
$891/year + scanning fees

Whether you are a large digital agency or a successful startup – choose a solution with rich built-in functionality, no hidden costs and a pay-as-you-go model.

You can save more than 50% annually compared to Ahrefs

Unlike Ahrefs, WebCEO allows your whole team to work on projects simultaneously at no extra cost

Compare Ahrefs to WebCEO

Plans & Pricing

Lite - $99/mo

Standard - $179/mo

Advanced - $399/mo

Agency - $999/mo


Buy 12 months - save ~ 16%

Solo - $35/mo

Startup - $99/mo

Agency – $99/mo+

Corporate - $299/mo


Buy 3 months - save 10%

Buy 12 months - save 25%

Free Trial

no

7 days Trial for $7

credit card required

yes

14 days Free Trial

no credit card required

Multi-user access

Lite - 1 user

Standard - 1 user

Advanced - 3 users

Agency - 5 users

Additional - $30/mo per 1 user

Solo plan - 1 user

Startup - unlimited users

Corporate - unlimited users

Agency - unlimited users

No additional charge

Number of projects

Lite - 5

Standard - 10

Advanced - 25

Agency - 100

Additional - $10/mo per project

Solo - 1

Startup - 5

Corporate - 30

Agency - unlimited

Branded reports

no

yes

starting with $99/mo Startup and higher

A white-label SEO platform on a custom domain

no

yes

SEO tools with your own logo, header, footer and custom design at seo.yourdomain.com

Scheduled scanning
yes yes
Scheduled report emailing

Rank Tracker - weekly or monthly

All WebCEO tools - daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly

Report export formats
PDF, CSV PDF, CSV
Number of reports per month

Limited

Unlimited

API

yes

Ahrefs API mainly provides information relating to Backlinks

yes

WebCEO API provides data from almost all WebCEO tools

API cost

API Subscription plans:

API Standard - $500/mo

API Plus - $2,000/mo

API Premium - $10,000/mo

No extra costs for API
Only for Agency Unlimited subscribers
($99/mo + scanning fees)

An all-in-one SEO report which combines data from all tools

no

yes

Competitor research

yes

yes

Rank Checker: search engines

Google

Google, YouTube, Bing, Yahoo, AOL, Ask, Baidu, DuckDuckGo + other search engines

Local ranking check
(specific to a country, city, or zip code)

yes

yes

Number of tracked keywords

Lite - 500

Standard - 1,500

Advanced - 5,000

Agency - 10,000

A single keyword tracked within several locations, counts as several keywords. For example, you are tracking keyword "ahrefs alternative" for USA and UK - this will count as 2 keywords from your tracked keywords limit


Rank Tracker Pro:

From $50/mo for 500 keywords to $10,000/mo for 100,000 keywords

Note that your new keyword limit replaces your existing one, and you can’t purchase fewer keywords than the number you’re already using

Solo - 50 unique keywords

Startup - 200 unique keywords

Corporate - 600 unique keywords

Agency Unlimited - unlimited

A unique keyword means that we don't count keywords as combinations (keyword + search engine). So, tracking how 'keyword' ranks on 3 local variants of a search engine makes it count as only one keyword of the available number used, not three.


If you are paying to track 200 keywords across 3 search engines, then in your report there will be 200 keywords on the list and three SE columns with results for each

Ranking Check Frequency

Lite - every 7 days

Standard - every 5 days

Advanced - every 3 days

Agency - every 3 days

Solo - every 7 days automatically

Startup - daily manual check is possible

Corporate - daily manual check is possible

Agency - daily automated rank checks

Mobile rank check
yes yes
Rank tracker: scan history
yes yes
Instant ranking check

no

Updated according to your schedule (depends on your subscription plan)

yes

Update your rankings results any time

Compare results to a custom date

yes

yes

Keyword research tool: Keyword data sources
Clickstream + Google Keyword Planner Google Ads Keyword Planner, Google Suggest, Related Searches, People Also Ask, Google Search Console, spy on competitors
Backlink quality analysis data sources
Own database Powered by Majestic
Majestic backlink data

no

yes

Backlink management tool
(track earned partner links, disappeared/modified links)
yes yes
Automatic backlink analysis for spam
no yes
Traffic analysis: integration with Google Analytics

no

yes

Integration with Google Business Profile

no

yes

Integration with Google Search Console
yes yes
SEO Audit
On-page and Off-page SEO factors influencing rankings
yes yes
Tech Audit
Site health and usability check
yes yes
Social Engagement Metrics

yes

yes

SEO lead generation tools
no no
Content Submission

no

yes

Sitemap Generator
no yes
DIY SEO Checklist
yes yes
SEO Dashboards
yes yes
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Why Our Customers Love WebCEO:

Joel Gross
WebCEO has a very intuitive interface that lets you quickly access information on different campaigns and efforts. The suite was built specifically for professional SEO teams and has everything you need.
Before I used WebCEO, reporting to clients could be painful and time consuming. Now I can confidently build reports that are very accurate and thorough. We are seeing much better results for our client campaigns using WebCEO. Coalition Technologies loves using WebCEO!
Joel Gross, Owner of Coalition Technologies, SEO Expert Consultant