Not to forget, that Firefox has gained a fame of the most SEO-friendly web browser due a huge number of excellent extensions that you can easily find and install in minutes.
Without a doubt Firefox still holds strong positions in this field and it’s hard to beat it, but we are sure that with the instant Chrome releases and updates, Google’s has all chances to compete with the leaders. Below are some of the most useful SEO chrome extensions for webmasters.
1. Chrome SEO
This is one of the most comprehensive SEO extensions available right now and certainly the most used one. The parameters are classified into various heads like Pages Indexed, Backlinks, Traffic Ranks, Bookmarks (social media), Cached Versions and Domain Details (including dns, whois, IP, etc). One of the best thing about this extension is that it contains all the basic information which a SEO person needs to see.
SeoQuake will give you information by the next parameteres (Google PageRank, Google Index, Yahoo links & linkdomain, Bing index, Alexa Rank, Webarchive age, Delicious index, Whois link, Page source, SEMRush rank). This one also contains all the basic information one needs, with some additional parameters such as the Internal/External Links display.
Well-composed extension informs you with various data concerning different metrics (On-Page / External metrics, Social Media info, PR / numbering on Yahoo, Bing, Google SERPs) and also gives access to Google Webmaster Tools and Yahoo Site Explorer. Since Search Engine Optimization is something which is very dynamic in nature and from time to time there are numerous parameters and tools which are introduced to enhance the performance of SEO. Keeping in mind such parameters, SEO Site Tools Extension includes some of these such as the SeoMoz Linkscape stats, Yahoo page links and Domain links separately, along with other conventional parameters. There is an option to highlight the nofollow links.
SEO & Website Analysis extension for Chrome was created by Woorank. When you click on the WooRank icon, you will be sent to the full SEO analysis of the website covering
– Alexa™ rank
– Compete rank
– Meta Description recommendation
– Dublin core
– Backlinks analysis
– DMOZ directory
– Yahoo Directory
– Delicious links
– Twitter account
– Number of tweets
– Readability level
– Load time ( website speed optimization )
SitezMeter gives information about Google PageRank, also it displays traffic charts from Google Trends, Alexa and Compete.
6. SEO SERP
SEO SERP (Search Engine Result Pages) is a simple extension that enables you to quickly check the position of a list of sites given a keyword.
This extension allows you to perform a basic analysis of a web page in your browser with a single click. It provides you with details including meta tags listing, meta tags analysis, the pages displayed within search engine results, keywords found in the anchor tags etc.
Google global would be useful for those companies and SEO-masters that are interested in monitoring how Google search results appear in different countries, regions and cities.
Firebug Lite is not a substitute for Firebug, or Chrome Developer Tools. It is a tool to be used in conjunction with these tools. Firebug Lite provides the rich visual representation we are used to see in Firebug when it comes to HTML elements, DOM elements, and Box Model shading. It provides also some cool features like inspecting HTML elemements with your mouse, and live editing CSS properties.
It’s easy to use this extension to capture visible content of a tab, a region of a web page, or the whole page as a PNG image. You can also edit your captured image before saving it as a PNG image. Highlighting, redacting and adding text are supported.