My Favorite Kick A$$ Competitive Intelligence Tools

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Some are more expensive than others, but all are wickedly awesome.

  • (assesses consumer behavior data and lets you rank by audience)
  • (their marketer service assessing online marketing performances)
  • Trellian’s Competitive Intelligence (pulls lots and lots of internet usage stats)
  • (their Kombat feature is quick, easy, and provides a great visual)
  • (easily lets you get top line stats on you and two competitors)
  • SEMrush (no introduction necessary)
  • KeyCompete (to learn more about their competitors keywords and adwords accounts)
  • Keyword Spy (they work hard to make sure that their real time tracking is on the mark)
  • Ad GooRoo (great customer service and easy to follow training sessions provided)
  • PostRank (helps you discover the best blogs at engaging their readers)
  • Google Trends (as my six year old daughter would say, “well duh mom”)
  • SocialMention (provides real-time social media search and analysis right to your email)