Best Practices

This section covers general SEO tips and recommendations.

13 articles in this collection
Written by May and Anastasia

How to use search operators within the search query of Content Explorer?

Find out how to use search operators in Content Explorer for precise search results.
Written by May
Updated over a week ago

How can I check broken outbound links of my website?

Written by Anastasia
Updated over a week ago

How can I check organic search traffic of sites I don't own?

Written by Anastasia
Updated over a week ago

Do search engines use domain authority/domain rating as a ranking factor?

If search engines use Domain Rating as an important ranking factor, why doesn’t Ahrefs include it to the ranking difficulty score?
Written by Anastasia
Updated over a week ago

What makes a high-quality backlink?

Written by Anastasia
Updated over a week ago

Is there a way to compare a few websites to see what referring domains my competitors have that I am missing?

Written by Anastasia
Updated over a week ago

What are the main differences between SEO and SEM?

Written by Anastasia
Updated over a week ago

How do SEO spiders crawl the web?

Written by Anastasia
Updated over a week ago

Can I build high-quality backlinks with the help of directories?

Written by Anastasia
Updated over a week ago

Is there an accurate way to detect spammy backlinks?

Written by Anastasia
Updated over a week ago

What is the best way to track my Google rankings for multiple keywords?

Written by Anastasia
Updated over a week ago

How do I find out what keywords a website is ranking for?

Written by Anastasia
Updated over a week ago

What are the best practices for doing keyword research with the help of Ahrefs?

Written by Anastasia
Updated over a week ago