Designing a website is very simple everyone can do it. But it is difficult to optimize your website to rank in search engines.
The design of my first website is awesome. Everyone who saw my website liked it. But the remark is my website was not loading fast from the very beginning.
I took care of On Page SEO only but ignored the remaining. So to help you not to make the same mistakes I did, I am writing this post.
The SEO ranking factors comprise many things like page load speed, readability, mobile friendliness, and On-Page factors etc.
Here is the infographic with the top 10 free tools for optimizing the website.
Top 10 Free Tools To Optimize Your Website For Search Engines
1. Google Trends
Google Trends is useful in keyword research by using its search trends, comparing trends by search terms.
2. Google Adwords Keyword Planner
It is a free keyword planner tool from Google Adwords. You can check the search volume for the keywords and make a better decision in choosing keywords.
3. Robots.txt Tester
Not every content on your website should be visible to the visitors. Robots.txt file is helpful in blocking the search engine spiders to crawl your website.
4. HTML/XHTML Validator
W3C validator checks the markup validity of web documents in HTML, XHTML etc.
5. CSS Validator
You can check Cascading Style Sheets and (X)HTML documents with style sheets.
6. Structured Data Testing Tool
Useful to check that Google can correctly parse the data and show in search results.
7.Mobile Friendly Tool
You can check your website’s mobile-friendly status using this tool. You can also improve by following the checklist.
8. Page Speed Tool
You can check the page load speed of your website and optimize it by finding the areas which need to be optimized.
9. Search Console
Google Search Console is the Google’s free tool that helps you to monitor your website.It also helps in maintaining the site’s presence in Google search results.
10. Google Analytics
Google analytics is the Google’s free tool that helps you to analyse the behaviour of your site visitors and plan the future content.
These are not the only free tools available. So you can comment the best free tools available for website optimization below. Are you facing issues with ranking your website? Contact us we can conduct an SEO Audit to rank your site higher.