Ahrefs is an SEO software that allows business owners to do keyword research, competitor analysis, backlink checking, and more. We compiled Ahrefs user reviews from around the web to determine what their customers think about the company. We also compared the most popular pricing options for small business owners.
Ahrefs Customer Reviews
Summary of User Reviews
We scoured hundreds of reviews and determined that Ahrefs has generally positive ratings. Here’s what we found:
What Ahrefs does well:
Users who gave Ahrefs a positive review said that the platform has a great user interface, although it takes a while to adapt to it. Despite that, they rave about how useful the tool is for their SEO analysis — the keyword explorer, the backlink analysis, the phrase match, and more. They find its accuracy astonishing and helpful in aligning their content marketing efforts with organic search trends.
What Ahrefs does not do well:
Users who gave Ahrefs a negative review said that it is a bit on the pricier side. Some also mentioned that there’s a steep learning curve to figure out how to use it.
Most Helpful Positive User Review
One user who gave Ahrefs a positive review on GetApp said that he thinks Ahrefs is the best tool out there for analyzing competitor’s backlink profiles and for link building. For him, not only is it the most powerful link analysis tool, it is also the fastest to use.
Most Helpful Negative User Review
One user who left of review of Ahrefs on G2 crowd said that while Ahrefs can do a lot, their training and tutorials on how to use it are somewhat lacking. He wished they had a free full course to guide users on everything they can do with the platform, as he feels that would have helped his team do a much better job from the beginning.
Ahrefs User Reviews from Around the Web
Here are a few other resources for finding helpful Ahrefs customer reviews. We rated the review sites on a scale from poor to excellent based on how trustworthy and useful the reviews seemed.
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Ahrefs offers three pricing options most suitable for small business owners — the Lite, Standard, and Advanced plans. These plans cost $99, $179,and $399 per month respectively. The main difference between the packages is the number of campaigns you can run, keywords you can track, and reports you can generate.
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For users with more needs, Ahrefs also has the Agency plan that costs $999 per month.
If you wish to try the software for a test run before paying the full monthly plan amount, Ahrefs offers a 2-week free trial for the Lite and Standard package.
They also give two months of free subscription if you sign up for an annual billing.