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side-by-side comparison of RankWatch vs. Semrush
based on preference data from user reviews. RankWatch rates 4.1/5 stars with 22 reviews. By contrast, Semrush rates 4.5/5 stars with 1,142 reviews. Each product's score is calculated with real-time data from verified user reviews, to help you make the best choice between these two options, and decide which one is best for your business needs.
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RankWatch
RankWatch
(22)
4.1 out of 5
RankWatch
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Semrush
Semrush
(1,142)
4.5 out of 5
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Star Rating
RankWatch
RankWatch
Market Segments
RankWatch
RankWatch
Small-Business (78.9% of reviews)
Semrush
Semrush
Small-Business (65.5% of reviews)
Entry Level Price
RankWatch
RankWatch
$29
Semrush
Semrush
$0

RankWatch vs Semrush

When assessing the two solutions, reviewers found Semrush easier to use, administer, and do business with overall. However, reviewers preferred the ease of set up with RankWatch.

  • Reviewers felt that Semrush meets the needs of their business better than RankWatch.
  • When comparing quality of ongoing product support, reviewers felt that Semrush is the preferred option.
  • For feature updates and roadmaps, our reviewers preferred the direction of Semrush over RankWatch.
Pricing
RankWatch
RankWatch Pricing
M
$29
L
$99
XL
$449
Custom tailored
$58
Free Trial Unavailable
Semrush
Semrush Pricing
Free
$0
Pro
$119.95/ month
Guru
$229.95/ month
Business
$449.95/ month
Enterprise
Upon Request
Free Trial
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Ratings
Meets Requirements
RankWatch
RankWatch
7.9
Responses: 20
Semrush
Semrush
9.0
Responses: 916
Ease of Use
RankWatch
RankWatch
7.8
Responses: 20
Semrush
Semrush
8.3
Responses: 923
Ease of Setup
RankWatch
RankWatch
8.7
Responses: 10
Semrush
Semrush
8.6
Responses: 497
Ease of Admin
RankWatch
RankWatch
8.3
Responses: 10
Semrush
Semrush
8.7
Responses: 498
Quality of Support
RankWatch
RankWatch
7.4
Responses: 20
Semrush
Semrush
8.5
Responses: 765
Ease of Doing Business With
RankWatch
RankWatch
8.7
Responses: 10
Semrush
Semrush
8.8
Responses: 482
Product Direction (% positive)
RankWatch
RankWatch
6.5
Responses: 20
Semrush
Semrush
8.9
Responses: 894
Features
SEO Auditing
Site Audits
RankWatch
RankWatch
7.5
Responses: 17
Semrush
Semrush
8.7
Responses: 669
Change Tracking
RankWatch
RankWatch
Not enough data available
Semrush
Semrush
8.8
Responses: 149
Log File Analysis
RankWatch
RankWatch
Not enough data available
Semrush
Semrush
8.3
Responses: 107
Keyword Research
Keyword Suggestions
RankWatch
RankWatch
7.9
Responses: 19
Semrush
Semrush
9.0
Responses: 705
Long-Tail Keywords
RankWatch
RankWatch
Not enough data available
Semrush
Semrush
8.8
Responses: 182
Search Volume
RankWatch
RankWatch
Not enough data available
Semrush
Semrush
8.8
Responses: 189
Rank Tracking
SERP Rank Tracking
RankWatch
RankWatch
8.6
Responses: 20
Semrush
Semrush
8.8
Responses: 669
Localization
RankWatch
RankWatch
Not enough data available
Semrush
Semrush
8.5
Responses: 147
Rank Alerts
RankWatch
RankWatch
Not enough data available
Semrush
Semrush
8.9
Responses: 169
Off-Page SEO
Link Building
RankWatch
RankWatch
8.2
Responses: 18
Semrush
Semrush
8.2
Responses: 650
Backlink Monitoring
RankWatch
RankWatch
7.4
Responses: 15
Semrush
Semrush
7.9
Responses: 503
SEO Reporting
Competitor Analysis
RankWatch
RankWatch
8.1
Responses: 18
Semrush
Semrush
8.8
Responses: 707
Data Visualization
RankWatch
RankWatch
Not enough data available
Semrush
Semrush
8.8
Responses: 188
Custom Reports
RankWatch
RankWatch
Not enough data available
Semrush
Semrush
8.6
Responses: 174
White Label
RankWatch
RankWatch
Not enough data available
Semrush
Semrush
8.4
Responses: 110
Reviewers' Company Size
Reviewers of both RankWatch and Semrush were most often representing companies in the Small-Business segment.
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
RankWatch
RankWatch
78.9%
Semrush
Semrush
65.5%
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
RankWatch
RankWatch
21.1%
Semrush
Semrush
29.2%
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
RankWatch
RankWatch
0%
Semrush
Semrush
5.3%
Reviewers' Industry
RankWatch
RankWatch Industry
Marketing and Advertising
21.1%
Internet
15.8%
Financial Services
15.8%
E-Learning
10.5%
Publishing
5.3%
Other
31.6%
Semrush
Semrush Industry
Marketing and Advertising
34.0%
Computer Software
8.9%
Internet
7.5%
Information Technology and Services
7.1%
Retail
2.8%
Other
39.7%
Reviews
Most Helpful Favorable Review
RankWatch
Robert C.
User in Consumer Services

- Reporting is really great. the reports are well organized and easy to read. they give almost all the info you need to run a good SEO campaign - Rank watching tool, it keeps track of the ranks and the email notification option is very useful. - Website...

Semrush
Stephen D.
Agency in Internet

Well I use it mostly for keyword research to find more keywords that my client should be focusing on that they may have missed by looking at what their competitors are doing. However I think my favorite thing is the ability to find quality back-links that...

Most Helpful Critical Review
RankWatch
G
User in Marketing and Advertising

Tool is too complicated for me. No refund policy even if you use the tool only for few hours and request refund.

Semrush
G
Administrator in Marketing and Advertising

Don't like the pricing structure for adding additional users, or the way that projects are 'owned' by different users & how credits need to be spread between users rather than as a pool for all users to utilise together.

Discussions
RankWatch
RankWatch Discussions
Monty the Mongoose crying
RankWatch has no discussions with answers
Semrush
Semrush Discussions
What is the best way to contact SEMrush?
1 comment
G2
Hi, thank you for the question! You can contact us at mail@semrush.com to ensure you question is directed to the relevant team straight away. You can also...Read more
Is there a place on SEMrush where I can learn more about the tools?
1 comment
G2
Hi there! My name is Stephanie and I'm a marketing & advertising research analyst at G2. This is a great question. SEMrush is a pretty comprehensive SEO...Read more
How can I write an article for the SEMrush blog?
1 comment
G2
Hi, thank you for the question! We are not currently accepting guest posts, but you can still send your offer to our email: mail@semrush.com, so that our...Read more
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RankWatch
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RankWatch
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