In a recent chat with a forward-thinking digital marketing agency, we got an insightful peek into the hectic world of content tracking and analysis. Much like others, this agency is wrestling with the age-old challenge of managing and evaluating the SEO content they publish.
In this case, the agency aims to track the performance of its existing articles on the site and its backlinks to determine which can be cleaned up. Typically, this involves using Excel sheets and manually following these steps:
But, what if we could make this whole process more efficient?
With Similar AI, you can transform the tedious manual process of analyzing SEO content metrics into an automated, quicker approach.
Upload and Go: Simply upload your data files extracted from Ahrefs, connect your Google Search Console (GSC), and let Similar AI handle the rest. It automates the data crawling and analysis by matching the
url column in your uploaded files to the URL of the site’s crawled pages. You then have access to a clear list of pages shown in the datatables to keep or discard in just a few minutes.
target pagecolumn name to
url. See the image below to find where you can get backlink data export from Ahrefs to use in Similar AI.
Setupview on Similar AI. Choose
Upload CSV filesand upload your page data.
Pages. Here, Similar AI matches the
urlcolumn in your files to the URL of the site’s crawled pages. All your Ahrefs columns, such as
$Links to target, will now appear in the Pages datatable as
$Link to target.
Note: It is important to note that there can be backlinks to images or other URLs that are not whole pages. These backlinks won’t appear in the datatable as the crawler most likely won’t have crawled these.
$Links to target. You can also edit the type of these columns in Settings>Variables
$Links to targetis
$Total traffic<100, then save this as a recipe such as “Delete article”. By doing this, you can effortlessly combine different data sources and filter your content list how you want, in this example, Ahrefs’s backlink data with GSC traffic data.
Note: The platform also allows the use of other uploaded data or additional fields that we provide, such as
#ranking keywords. To find them in your datatable, simply click on
Columns located at the top left corner of the datatable interface.
In essence, Similar.ai is an upgrade of the traditional, manual processes that agencies have been accustomed to. So, if you’re in the market to boost your SEO operational efficiency, Similar AI might just be the answer you’re looking for.