Each blogger wants to rank first on Google. This frustrates a lot of bloggers. Whether or not any of your posts appear first in Google is decided by your SEO efforts.

If the SEO of your post is good, then your post will definitely come first in Google. If you have not paid attention to the SEO of your post, then your post will never come to the first position in Google.

But if you give importance to SEO by using SEO tools then you can rank your post on the first position in Google.

And as you know, SEMrush is one of the best SEO tools that will help you to rank your first position on Google.

SEMrush is one such SEO tool, through which you can do about 20+ tasks related to SEO very easily and in an Advance manner like – Keyword Research, Competitor Analysis, Backlinks, SEO Audit, On-Page SEO, and Social Media.

SEMrush is a favorite search engine tool for many bloggers and Internet Marketers. 

But still, some bloggers and internet marketers do not use SEMrush because SEMrush is a little costly.

Because of this, bloggers and internet marketers start looking for SEMrush alternatives.

So that is why today in this article, I am going to give you information about the 12 best alternatives of SEMrush.

12 Best Alternative of SEMrush

Below I have mentioned the 12 alternatives of SEMrush:

1. SpyFu

SpyFu is a competitor of Keyword Research Tools. This tool helps analyze the competitors’ websites and stay ahead of them.

It also helps you know who your competitors are. You can download their keywords and also learn about their PPC and SEO tricks.

If you choose to pay annually then the basic package of SpyFu starts at $396 ($33 per month) but you if choose to pay monthly then you have to pay $39 per month. However, SpyFu does not price by search results, as opposed to other tools in this SEO tool analysis round, such as Moz Pro and KWFinder.

Both plans include unlimited data exports, including an infinite number of domains, keywords, clusters, backlinks, and search results for competition/domain comparisons.

Spyfu Pros:

  • The basic package of Spyfu is less costly than SEMrush.
  • Spyfu offers free learning tutorials to its users.
  • Give more advanced competitor research than SEMrush.

Spyfu Cons:

  • Due to the optimization of competitor research, managing your own campaigns isn’t streamlined.

2. Ahrefs

Ahrefs SEO Tools is one of the best SEO tools. SEMrush misconstrues many people in the same way that it is just a keyword research tool.

So of course it is not just a Keyword Research Tool, but a Full SEO Tool. With the help of which you do all your SEO work with one tool which can be done with the help of.

If you have to write a blog or make a video on top of any topic, then Content explorer will bring Content Idea for you, so that you can write a good blog for your website. Or you can make videos of your YouTube channel.

Ahrefs SEO Tools is Paid Tools, but you can do your work with it by taking a free trial of 7 days. If you find these tools useful then go to Paid.

Ahrefs Pros:

  • This tool supports Chrome browser and Firefox browser.
  • Less expensive than SEMrush.

Ahrefs Cons:

  • You cannot add more users to your account.

3. Moz

This is an extension of Moz, with the help of which you have DA (Domain Authority), PA (Page Authority) Spam Score of any website, and how many backlinks. You can see all these things in one place.

Also, you can do many more things by using Moz Website like – Keyword Explorer, Link explorer, My Online Presence, Free Domain Analysis, and Free Location Audit.

You know that you can use everything for free. If I do my thing, then I use both MozBar and Moz Website very much.

This is the best SEO tool of all time. You can use more features of Moz by using the paid version of MozBar.

Moz Pros:

  • Very easy to use.
  • Offers many ways to learn Moz.
  • Offers free SEO tools.

Moz Cons:

  • Moz takes more time to collect the data.
  • Moz will track fewer keywords if the user chooses a basic plan.

4. SEO PowerSuite

In SEO PowerSuite, you get a set of 4 tools that will help you to optimize websites, help you in enhancing the content, and help in performing backlink campaigns.

Also, this tool offers ranking Tracker for searching keywords, ranking tracking, and analyzing competitors; Web-Site Auditor for crawling through and optimizing the layout of the site, improving page improvement; SEO SpyGlass to identify and evaluate websites backlinks.

SEO PowerSuite Pros:

  • You can save lots of money if you choose a one-time payment method (annually package).
  • Desktop-based application.

SEO PowerSuite Cons:

  • This tool requires lots of downloading to use it.

5. UberSuggest

The inventor of this tool is King Neil Patel of Digital Marketing. For those bloggers who are unable to buy the paid tool.

In it, you can find the keyword on which your blog can rank, also you can see many things in it like – What is the top content?, Which keyword of your blog is ranking at how many numbers? How many do-follow links or how many no-follow links on your blog, How many organic keywords are on your blog?, All the data in your blog, which is the problem, is shown to you so that you can improve it. In addition, many such data are shown with the help of which you can SEO the perfect blog.

But one thing should be kept in mind that never do keyword research on UberSuggest and even if you do, then check that keyword even more because sometimes the CPC of the keyword is so high that any new blogger can dodge it.

UberSuggest Pros:

  • Free of cost.
  • There is no need to create an account.
  • With the help of this tool, you can find hundreds of long-tail keyword ideas.

UberSuggest Cons:

  • Users cannot create or save keyword lists.

6. Keywordtool.io

Keywordtool.io is an online keyword research instrument that uses the feature of Google Autocomplete and makes hundreds of long-tail keywords relevant.

Google Autocomplete is a feature used by Google Search. Its purpose is that it should fasten the search done by Google.

There are many reasons behind the search term which is displayed by Google Autocomplete, one of which is also the reason that users who search mostly keep them by saving Google Autocomplete in the past search so that search speed can be up.

Keyword Tool helps you to use Google Suggest to do keyword research. It extracts data from Google Keyword Suggestion and presents you in a simple easy to understand interface.

Keywordtool.io Pros:

  • Easy to understand interface
  • In the free version of Keyword Tool, you can generate around 750+ keywords.

Keywordtool.io Cons:

  • Sometimes work slower.

7. KWFinder

The clean, attractive interface is the first thing you see when you begin using the KWFinder. The different features are really helpful for the consumer. The app is quicker and faster than any other tool I have used to study keywords.

On a single screen, you’ll see what you need to do about this keyword. The great user experience makes an analysis of keywords even more dependable.

KWFinder Pros:

  • The keywords can import in bulk.
  • Easy use-interface.
  • Less costly.

KWFinder Cons:

  • Multi-tabbed research is not supported.

8. Serpstat

Serpstat is a paid keyword research tool that helps you find a better keyword. There are different ways to collect keywords. 

It shows data from Google search suggestions. It is designed to help businesses improve their performance in key SEO areas, such as marketing, search analytics, content marketing, etc. 

You can know who is ranking well in the search engine results and how you can beat the competition. You can also analyze backlinks reports with Serpstat.

It is a growth hacking tool for SEO, PPC, and content marketing. It is a powerful tool for Backlinks Analysis, Rank Tracking, Keyword Research, Competitor Analysis, and Site Audit.

Serpstat Pros:

  • Offers solid keyword research functionality.

Offers generous rank tracking limits.

Serpstat Cons:

  • Does not provide a free trial.
  • There aren’t as many website/competitor backlinks shown as with Ahrefs.

9. BuzzSumo

You can know which post on a keyword is becoming viral on social media, or is being shared more. From this, you can find out what kind of post you should write which can be shared more on social media. You can see the content of that website and write your post accordingly.

The main brain behind this software suite is Randwatch, a London-based social intelligence firm. Following their industry experience which helped Whirlpool, Walmart and Dell develop, their product is used as a key to enhancing their productivity, workflow, and content success for their users.

BuzzSumo Pros:

  • Have a clean interface and UX.
  • Provide accurate data.
  • Have a wide variety of topic/query suggestions.

BuzzSumo Cons:

  • Fewer features.

10. Monitor Backlinks

This is a very popular SEO tool, using which you can see the backlink of two domains together, which website has good backlink and whose low-quality backlink, and it gives a perfect result.

You need to create and maintain a good backlink profile to boost your search engine rankings.

Backlink monitors like Monitor Backlinks can prevent fines because of poor quality links.

It can also be used to search the top competitors’ backlink profiles and to classify their most useful linking sources.

Monitor Backlinks Pros:

  • Easy to use.
  • Monitor Backlinks can create up to 300 backlinks for free.

Monitor Backlinks Cons:

  • Monitor Backlinks will only give 2 reports per week if the user chooses the free version.

11. Wordtracker

With the Wordtracker Keyword Planner Tool, you can extract information about any Word (Keyword). The best thing about this tool is that you can collect information about Monthly Searches of any Keyword.

By which you get to know how much search is done per month on the topic or keyword on which you want to create an article (content).

With the help of this Keyword Tool, you can generate thousands of high-performing keywords in a few minutes! In which you can get Search Volume, Competition, and IAAT very easily.

Wordtracker Pros:

  • Show Google, Amazon, YouTube, and other companies’ analysis results.
  • Excellent information on keyword competition and effectiveness.

Wordtracker Cons:

  • Not for free
  • There’s a bit of a learning process around.

12. Google Keyword Planner

Google Keyword Planner is the best place to start keyword research. It has been designed for advertising but you can use it to search for organic keywords by customizing your search result.

In this, you have to write your keyword and select the country. So that it will give you information about search volume and CPC.

In this, you should pay more attention to Keyword ideas and ad group ideas, because both help you in SEO. It is about the related keywords from the Ads Group Ideas that give an idea about the general keywords.

This gives us good information about average monthly searches, competition, etc. With this we can do both SEO and PPC simultaneously, along with this we find that keywords are better than cone Organically and from the perspective of advertising.

Google Keyword Planner Pros:

  • Free of cost.
  • Provide lots of keyword ideas for articles.
  • Very easy to use.

Google Keyword Planner Cons:

  • Google Keyword Planner has less accurate metrics.

Final Thoughts:-

Today in this article, I have given you the information about the 12 best alternatives of SERmush. According to my opinion, the best alternative SEMrush is Google Keyword Planner.

With the help of Google Keyword Planner, you can analyze any Keyword well. With which you get the idea that on which keyword you should write your article and which keywords you should use in alternative keywords.

When you work on an article after doing Keyword Research, then you get a lot of profit from both your article and website.