If you’ve ever been a SEO or Internet Marketing Consultant, you probably recall the Dark Ages of Technology when you were literally chained to your computer desk. While laptops and tablets offered more freedom to roam, we were still restricted to an extent. Then, the iPhone came along.
We all know how marvelous the iPhone was, is and will continue to be. But, thanks to its design and functionality, the iPhone has become an essential tool for SEO and Internet Marketing Consultants. With the addition of apps, we can now use the iPhone to complete any and all online and offline aspects of the business.
Below are 11 Essential SEO and Analytics Apps for the iPhone that will help with everything from SEM, Keyword Density, analytics and ranking.
11. Adwords and SEO Secrets
Sometimes we could all use some extra help. And, that’s where this free app comes into play. Even if you know the basics, the Adwords and SEO Secrets app features interviews with over 30 experts that assists you with tips and tricks to get traffic to your site.
Basically, Podio is a virtual office. Yeah. There may be a lot of these out available for download, but Podio stand out from the rest because of all the features that it offers. It includes messaging, project management, handling sales leads, tracking job candidates and scheduling meetings, just to name a few. And, it’s free.
Flipboard isn’t just a news reader, it’s your own virtual magazine. It also syncs with your Facebook, Twitter and Instagram accounts so that you’re never left out on vital news stories or important updates from the people that could make or break your business.
There will definitely be times when a face-to-face meeting is required, but working online could mean that you’re dealing with people scattered across the globe. That’s why GoToMeeting is an absolute purchase. No matter where you are, you can host, or attend, online meetings, conferences, or webinars.
Sometimes we just need a simple app that can be used to jot down thoughts, ideas, or even sketches. Unlike notepads, either on your phone or actual paper, Evernote can also capture images which are stored online. Can’t remember something? A simple keyword search on the app will refresh your memory.
What doesn’t HubSpot do? Not only does the app provide you with analytics and SEO, it also ties together all of your social media accounts – to view and publish content. But that’s definitely not all. There’s also a blog and training and support. This all-in-one-marketing tool is available for the low, low price of free.
As someone who makes a living blogging, it would be impossible to achieve so without WordPress. Thanks to the free app, you can now take this essential blogging tool to publish content on your website. Even if you’re out of town, there’s now no excuse to leave your site unattended.
4. SEO Pro
This app is a must-have if you want monitor your SEO and Marketing efforts, which means it’s essential. SEO Pro also allows you to keep tabs on the following: Google Page Rank, Alexa Rank, Yahoo In links, Yahoo Indexed, Compete.com Rank, URL Diggs, View Meta Tags and monitor daily change in rankings
HootSuite is another necessity since it manages multiple social networks, allows you to schedule messages and tweets, track brand mentions and analyze social media traffic. It pretty much does everything.
2. Analytics Pro
Analytics Pro may set you back $5.99, but it’s well worth the investment as it delivers all the information you need from Google Analytics, such as crucial visitor information and statistics. What’s really beneficial about this app is how clean and meaningful the data is presented.
1. SEO Automatic
While there is a free Lite version, we recommend that you splurge on the full version for $9.99. In a nutshell, SEO Automatic does almost everything you’re looking for regarding on-page Search Engine Optimisation, such as on-page analysis and content and code analysis. And, it usually completes the analysis in about 45 seconds. Not too shabby.
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