Free Website Auditor 2017 Download
What Does Free Website Auditor 2017 Do?
Free Website Auditor 2017 crawls your entire site (or any site you want to research) and gives you a variety of on-page SEO data points to help you analyze the site you are researching.
We are reviewing the Enterprise version here, some options may not be available if you are using the Professional version.In order to give you a thorough overview of a tool we think it’s best to look at all the options available.
How to use Free Website Auditor 2017 :
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Working With the Results
Another thing I like about Link-Assistant Products is the familiar interface between all 4 of their products. If you saw are other reviews, you are familiar with the results pane below.
Before that, Free Website Auditor 2017 will ask you about getting more factors. When I do the initial crawl I do not include stuff that will cause captchas or require proxies, like cache dates and PR. But here, you can update and add more factors if you wish:
Once you click that, you are brought to the settings page and give the option to add more factors, I’ve specifically highlighted the social ones:
I’ll skip these for now and go back to the initial results section. This displays your initial results and I’ve also highlighted all the available options with colored arrows:
Your arrow legend is as follows:)
- Orange – You can save the current project or all projects, start a new project, close the project, or open another project
- Green – you can build an white-labeled Optimization report (with crawl, domain, link, and popularity metrics plugged in), Analyze a single page for on-page optimization, Update a workspace or selected pages or the entire project for selected factors, Rebuild the report with the same pages but different factors, or create an XML sitemap for selected webpages.
- Yellow – Search for specific words inside the report (I use this for narrowing down to a topic)
- Red – Create and update Work spaces to customize the results view.
Give Free Website Auditor 2017 a Try
There are other desktop on-page/crawling tools on the market and some of them are quite good. I like some of the features inside of Website Auditor (report outputting, custom crawl parameters, social aspects) enough to continue using it in 2012.
I’ve asked for clarification on this but I believe their Live Plan (which you get free for the first 6 months) must be renewed in order for the application to interact with a search engine.
I do hope they consider changing that. I understand that some features won’t work once a search engine changes something, and that is worthy of a charge, but tasks like pulling a ranking report or executing a site crawl shouldn’t be lumped in with that.
Nonetheless, I would still recommend the product as it’s a good product and the support is solid but I think it’s important to understand the pricing upfront. You can find pricing details here for both their product fees and their Live Plan fees.