Compare SE Ranking vs SEMrush

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comparison of SE Ranking vs. SEMrush
based on data from user reviews. SE Ranking rates 4.8/5 stars with 325 reviews. SEMrush rates 4.5/5 stars with 554 reviews. Each product's score is calculated by real-time data from verified user reviews.

Pricing

 
OPTIMUM
$39
per month
Pro
$99.95
/ month
 
PLUS
$89
per month
Guru
$199.95
/ month
 
ENTERPRISE
$189
per month
Business
$399.95
/ month
 
Enterprise
Upon Request
 
Free Trial
Free Trial
SE Ranking
OPTIMUM
$39per month
PLUS
$89per month
ENTERPRISE
$189per month
Free Trial
SEMrush
Pro
$99.95/ month
Guru
$199.95/ month
Business
$399.95/ month
Enterprise
Upon Request
Free Trial

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
9.2
8.9
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
9.2
8.3
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
9.2
8.6
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
9.2
8.8
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
9.4
8.4
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
9.3
8.8
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
9.4
9.1
Meets Requirements
SE Ranking
9.2
SEMrush
8.9
Ease of Use
SE Ranking
9.2
SEMrush
8.3
Ease of Setup
SE Ranking
9.2
SEMrush
8.6
Ease of Admin
SE Ranking
9.2
SEMrush
8.8
Quality of Support
SE Ranking
9.4
SEMrush
8.4
Ease of Doing Business With
SE Ranking
9.3
SEMrush
8.8
Product Direction (% positive)
SE Ranking
9.4
SEMrush
9.1

Features

Organic Search
Backlink Tools
SE Ranking
8.2
SEMrush
8.0
On-Page Analysis
SE Ranking
9.1
SEMrush
8.3
Site Audits
SE Ranking
9.2
SEMrush
8.5
Local Marketing
SE Ranking
8.4
SEMrush
7.4
Keyword Analysis
SE Ranking
8.7
SEMrush
9.0
SERP Rank Tracking
SE Ranking
9.3
SEMrush
8.7
Brand Alerts
SE Ranking
8.1
SEMrush
7.5
Social Analytics
SE Ranking
8.1
SEMrush
7.5
Competitive Comparisons
SE Ranking
8.8
SEMrush
8.8
Website Analytics Integration
SE Ranking
9.0
SEMrush
8.2
Platform
Internationalization
SE Ranking
8.7
SEMrush
8.0
User, Role, and Access Management
SE Ranking
9.1
SEMrush
8.2
Performance and Reliability
SE Ranking
9.2
SEMrush
8.9
Reporting and Dashboards
SE Ranking
8.9
SEMrush
8.6
Mobile User Support
SE Ranking
7.9
SEMrush
8.3

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
85.2%
64.4%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
13.2%
30.2%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
1.5%
5.5%
SE Ranking
Small-Business
85.2%
Mid-Market
13.2%
Enterprise
1.5%
SEMrush
Small-Business
64.4%
Mid-Market
30.2%
Enterprise
5.5%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Marketing and Advertising
31.7%
Marketing and Advertising
35.3%
 
Internet
13.5%
Internet
11.9%
 
Information Technology and Services
7.4%
Computer Software
9.4%
 
Computer Software
5.5%
Information Technology and Services
6.7%
 
Retail
2.8%
Retail
2.0%
 
Other
39.1%
Other
34.7%
SE Ranking
Marketing and Advertising
31.7%
Internet
13.5%
Information Technology and Services
7.4%
Computer Software
5.5%
Retail
2.8%
Other
39.1%
SEMrush
Marketing and Advertising
35.3%
Internet
11.9%
Computer Software
9.4%
Information Technology and Services
6.7%
Retail
2.0%
Other
34.7%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Michael K.
User in Transportation/Trucking/Railroad

I have been using SE Ranking for 4 months when I signed up via AppSumo. -I love the holistic dashboards that provide exactly what I need to know in a user-friendly interface. -Whether I want to take a look at my competition's keywords, pull in Google...

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
Most Helpful Critical Review
Patrick H.
Agency in Management Consulting

This solution is difficult to have confidence in since it appears half baked at times. Interface is clunky . Things are often cut off by frames. Often slow and laggy. Hangs on certain reports - a lot. Ratios for some features are a bit skewed. The...

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.

 
SE Ranking
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Michael K.
User in Transportation/Trucking/Railroad

I have been using SE Ranking for 4 months when I signed up via AppSumo. -I love the holistic dashboards that provide exactly what I need to know in a user-friendly interface. -Whether I want to take a look at my competition's keywords, pull in Google...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Patrick H.
Agency in Management Consulting

This solution is difficult to have confidence in since it appears half baked at times. Interface is clunky . Things are often cut off by frames. Often slow and laggy. Hangs on certain reports - a lot. Ratios for some features are a bit skewed. The...

SEMrush
Most Helpful Favorable Review
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
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.

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All SEO tools: 100% accurate keyword rank checker, Website Audit, On-page Checker, SEO/PPC Competitor Research, Backlink Monitoring, Keyword Suggestion Tool, Keyword Grouper...you name it - we got it!

Plus - Marketing Plan, White Label, Lead Generator, SEO Reporting Tools, API, Social Media Management...we cover all your SEO and marketing needs!

Any project. Any budget.

Overviews of all of the the SEMrush toolkits — including the SEO Toolkit, Competitive Research Toolkit, Advertising Toolkit, Content Marketing Toolkit, and Social Media Toolkit

SE Ranking

All SEO tools: 100% accurate keyword rank checker, Website Audit, On-page Checker, SEO/PPC Competitor Research, Backlink Monitoring, Keyword Suggestion Tool, Keyword Grouper...you name it - we got it!

Plus - Marketing Plan, White Label, Lead Generator, SEO Reporting Tools, API, Social Media Management...we cover all your SEO and marketing needs!

Any project. Any budget.

SEMrush

Overviews of all of the the SEMrush toolkits — including the SEO Toolkit, Competitive Research Toolkit, Advertising Toolkit, Content Marketing Toolkit, and Social Media Toolkit

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