How To
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Add keywords for SERP trackingClick "Add Keywords", choose your rank tracking location, and you're off to the races.
Delete keywords from trackingWhen keywords are no longer needed, quickly and easily delete them from Rank Tracker.
View keyword ranking historyClick any individual keyword to view it's complete ranking history
Add / remove search enginesOpen the settings slider and click to enable/disable Google, Google Local, Bing, and more
Configure rank tracking locationsOur dashboard allows you to specify one or more geo-targeted locations from which your SERP results will be emulated
Work with location-based metrics and filtersToggle the locations column on/off and filter by location for both the dashboards and automated reports
Delete all keywords for a single locationApply a location filter, then delete keywords as normal
Configure URL ScopeURL Scope determines which pages on a site are eligible to be reported in the Rank Tracker module.
Enable or Disable SERP tracking metricsOpen the settings slider and click the check boxes to enable or disable your desired search engines and metrics.
Enable/disable Google 3-pack settingGo to the campaign's settings and navigate to the Advanced tab. Enable or disable Google 3pack under Rank Tracker and click Save.
Track rankings for a Google Business ProfileIntegrating a Google Business Profile (GBP) is vital for accurate Google Local rankings.
Manage tagged keywords in the Rank Tracker integrationFilter by tag to better organize and analyze your keyword data
Apply/remove custom keyword tagsTick the box next to your selected keyword, and click the "tag" button at the top of the keywords column
Add/Remove starred keywordsWe offer the option to "Star" important keywords in order to track your most crucial keywords more effectively.
Manage starred keywords within the Rank Tracker integrationThere are two ways with which you can use the "Star" option to interact with the dashboard.
Configure rank tracking languageWhen adding keywords, select the rank tracking language from the drop down
Work with language-based metrics and filters in the Rank Tracker sectionToggle the language column on/off and filter by language for both the dashboards and automated reports
Interpret the colored ranking chartsThe colored "bar charts" display the number of your tracked keywords which fall into specific ranking ranges
Add new locations to existing keywords for rank trackingUse the "Add Keywords" button, and enter keywords like normal (with a different location)
Select all (or a range) of keywordsTick the box next to your first keyword, hold down "SHIFT", then tick the box next to your last keyword
Find the CID number for a Google Business ProfileThe Google Business Profile (GBP) CID number is typically displayed in either the URL or the GBP page source-code
Get keyword suggestionsGenerate long-tail keyword variants alongside global monthly search data from your choice of data sources.
View SERP competition data for each keywordClick on a keyword in the Rank Tracker, then select the SERP tab.
Manually verify SERPsSERPS can be verified in the dashboard for tracked keywords by using our "SERP link", with a screenshot of the most recent SERPs.
Bulk import historical keyword rankings from another providerSelect "Data Import" from the sidebar on your root dashboard, click "Import", then follow the prompts.
SERP feature definitions for Rank TrackerSERP features can be tracked alongside keywords for both Google and Google Mobile searches by turning on these metrics within Rank Tracker.
Understanding SERP features keyword dataSERP features may be returned for any keyword tracked in Rank Tracker.