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Affordable Search Engine Optimization Tools
The Mozilla Firefox browser is a valuable tool for working with your website and your search engine optimization and should be a part of you affordable search engine optimization tool kit. One of the major reasons is that you can customize it with a number of add-ons that give it additional capablilities or functions that enable you to analyze, configure and test your website. You can also customize the look and feel of it to match your own personality. Below you will find a number of add ons that work particulary well for researching, building, maintaining and promoting your website.
Being successful at affordable search engine optimization requires build a set of affordable search engine optimization tools and skills. Firefox is a great addition to that tool suite. If you don't already have Firefox, click on the Firefox button below to download and install it. If you need help contact me and I will be glad to help you get it installed and configured at a very reasonable price.
This could literally save you months getting your website recognized and indexed in the search engines.
Firefox Add-ons for Affordable Search Engine Optimization
Explore the list of Firefox Addon's below to help you build your suite of affordable search engine optimization tools.
SEO Recommended Add-ons
Web Design Recommended
- Del.icio.us — Helps organise bookmarks and creates easy access to del.icio.us accounts.
— This Add-on allows you to easily see how your webpage is displayed in Internet explorer (IE) with just one click and then switch back to Firefox.
— Performance and network tweaks for Firefox (increased speed).
— FTP is File Transport Protocal and FireFTP is a free, secure, FTP client for Firefox with an easy and intuitive access to FTP servers
— Inserts preview images (thumbnails) of web sites and Amazon products into the Google and Yahoo search results pages.
— Need help with HTML? This is an extension that adds HTML validation ifrom within Firefox.
— Allows you to check the validity of links on current webpage. Redirected links may show as invalid.
— Allows you to execute common commands (like page forward/backward, close tab, new tab) by mouse gestures drawn over the current webpage.
— (SEOBook) Easily and automatically track your rankings (and rank changes) on Google.com, international versions of Google, Yahoo! Search, and the Microsoft Windows Live search engine.
— An extension that can highlight no follow tags on a site you are visiting (great for competitive analysis) and give you a thorough link report.
- SEOforFirefox — SEO for Firefox (SEOBook) pulls in many useful marketing data points to make it easy get a holistic view of the competitive landscape of a market directly in the search results.
- SeoQuake — Great Tool! - Provides ability to automatically show information from search engines, whois, alexa and more. Be careful, you may want to turn it off when you don't need the information.
— A good general tool to give some basic help with search engine optimization. Including google backlinks, yahoo backlinks, PageRank check, http header viewer, and more.
— Alows you to see the IP address of the current page in the status bar.
View Source Chart
— Very helpful in reading source code, especially for less experienced HTMLers.
- Window Resizer — An extension that allows you to see what the website will look like at various common resolutions.
- Y-Slow — YSlow analyzes web pages and tells you why they're slow based on Yahoo's rules for high performance web sites.
Web Promotion Recommended
- Web Developer — This tool bar has the ability to all you to test changes to the CSS file and other things locally before going live. 4 stars
- Colorzilla — An extension that allows you to find the number code for a color on the screen so you can match it for any reason.
— Draw out a ruler to get the pixel width and height of any elements on a webpage.
— A Firefox Add-on that helps you submit your blog to directories easily.
Now that you have started gathering some affordable search engine optimization tools you can start to be more productive with your search engine optimization efforts and productivity. Be sure to check back for updates and other tools and let us know if you come accross other valuable and affordable search engine optimization tools and techbniques.
Last Updated on Monday, 27 February 2012 13:34