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How much time does it take:
It swallows the entire day or days to finish. And it is just one activity.
You may say, “But I have to invest time for accurate results.”
In the age where there is a tool for everything, you can boil your work down to a click.
Yes, Google Chrome extensions work exactly like a magic wand you can wave to complete a task.
In bonus, they contribute to your marketing strategies, save time, speed up processes, and boost productivity.
Without further ado, let’s take a tour of some of the best free Google Chrome extensions for your digital marketing requirements.
Content marketers carry a lot on their shoulders, from researching topics to hunting guest post opportunities to finding new customers.
Only if you could perform these tasks faster without compromising on quality.
The good news is you can.
A handful of chrome extensions will not only refine your content marketing strategies but also boost your productivity daily.
Headline Studio by Coschedule helps you hone your titles or subject lines to increase clicks and traffic. It uses comprehensive data to analyze headlines and suggests power words and phrases for creating a clickbait title.
The tool is helpful to create eye-catching email subject lines, blog titles, landing page headlines, and hooks for social media writing.
WordTune uses AI technology to transform your sentences into compelling copy. Google’s Search Quality Rater Guidelines consider AI-generated content to be spam, but you can still use this tool to improve your articles.
WordTune’s free version offers 20 Rewrites Per Day. It’s a preferable tool to improve emails, blog posts, and other writing stuff.
Grammarly doesn’t need an introduction. It’s an all-time tool to spot grammar and spelling errors. Beyond that, Grammarly exposes awkward phrases and sentences to help you remove the fluff from your writing.
Grammarly is a handy tool to create error-free blog posts, landing page content, email writing, and all other write-ups.
Snippet lets you highlight text on the web and store them all in one place. You can annotate websites and PDF, highlight them in Kindle, and import them to the tool.
Snippet helps you highlight important content on the go. You can save content to read or watch later. And sync Kindle highlights to refer to later for marketing inspiration.
BuzzSumo gives you a total engagement rate of the web pages. It’s the one-click way to
unravel the share count of the particular page and find out the top-performing content.
BuzzSumo’s free plan comes with 10 searches per month.
You can use BuzzSumo to get the most shared content on the web. Generally, marketers use this data as an inspiration to create better content or plan their content strategy.
From now on, there’s no need to jump on Google and type “Similar sites to ….”. With one click, the SimilarSites Chrome extension opens a list of similar sites with details like monthly visits, category rank, and country rank.
If you love one site’s content, SimilarSites gives you more sites having similar content. It helps curate content, dive into research, and find similar opportunities.
Check My Links detects the broken links on the web pages. It’s an opportunity to email the website’s owners to replace the links with updated ones—a sure-fire tactic for marketers or SEO experts to build backlinks.
Marketers and website designers can use Check My Links to find broken links in their own websites and others’.
Awesome Screenshot is one of the highly-rated screen capture tools. Apart from taking a screenshot, it lets you highlight, annotate, draw, crop, and blur information.
With Awesome Screenshot, you can instantly capture images and record videos for your content. It’s also valuable for sharing essential web elements with your staff.
If you are a design-enthusiast marketer, Eye Dropper is a perfect tool for you. It lets you pick colors from the web pages and save them to use in images, logos, and other visual elements.
If a specific color inspires you on the web, Eye Dropper decodes color details you need to create a similar color for your visual assets.
WhatFont is the text version of the Eye Dropper. It recognizes the font of the web pages. Just hover your mouse over fonts to get the font name and click to unearth font details.
If you find the fonts on ads and blogs easily readable, you can use this tool to know the font details and give them a try in your content.
Keyword research? Head to a keyword tool.
Bounce rate? Check out Google Analytics.
Title and meta tag details? Check out website pages.
And much more
Only you know the struggle it takes to jump from one tool to another for the sake of acquiring a single SEO metric.
What if I tell you that you can access all SEO metrics simultaneously in one place?
Enter chrome extensions adding an enormous value to your SEO stack.
SEO Pro Extension analyzes the SEO properties of the website and offers tips on how to boost SERP (Search Engine Results Page) rankings.
SEO Pro Extension is a user-friendly tool to improve the overall performance of your website. It also offers content recommendations for titles, headings, meta descriptions, and content blocks.
Built by Moz, MozBar is an on-page SEO toolbar breaking down the SEO metrics of websites and search engine result pages. It offers Page Authority, Domain Authority, and Spam scores of any domain.
Use MozBar to discover SEO opportunities such as lists of sites that are more likely to offer you backlinks and high-profile domains for guest posting.
SEOquake works as an extension of MozBar. It reveals deeper SEO insights along with SEO audits of a webpage. It uses Google, SEMRush, and Alexa to provide in-depth knowledge of any given domain.
SEOquake is a go-to chrome extension to run SEO audits, improve your website as per customers’ point of view, and perform competitor analysis.
We all know how much time it takes to perform keyword research for everything starting from website to blog post to paid ads to competitor keyword research. Keywords Everywhere chrome extension speeds up the process by offering you essential keywords on the go.
Use Keywords Everywhere to find top-ranking and trending keywords on the go. Save this data to plan your content around keywords having ranking and traffic potential.
Similarweb gives you access to a variety of information for a particular site. It offers global website rank, country rank, visitors, engagement, bounce rate, keywords, competitors, and much more.
Similarweb helps you escape the manual website research process. A single click avails you a plethora of information to dive in.
What’s the one thing you need to make your outreach campaign more effective?
To make sure you are sending mail to the right person.
Or to confirm your email has a high response rate.
Well, here are chrome extensions to fulfill your desire.
Boomerang for Gmail uses the power of Artificial Intelligence to help you write superior emails. Apart from that, it lets you schedule emails to send later and track responses, ensuring you hear back.
Boomerang for Gmail provides 10 message credits per month with a free account.
Add this Chrome extension to your productivity tools as it helps you rule the email world without wasting much time.
Find email addresses on the go with Hunter’s email finder chrome extension. When you are browsing a website, the extensions find out the email address of a contact person with a single click.
Hunter Chrome extension comes with free 25 searches per month.
Use it as a part of your outreach tool, where finding email addresses is just a click away.
Social media marketing has become an unavoidable part of the marketing arena.
It allows you to connect with potential customers at their favorite channels like Twitter and LinkedIn.
But sharing each tweet or a LinkedIn post now and then is an energy-draining task. You may run out of ideas.
Better to keep your bank of ideas full in advance with the below-given chrome extensions.
Want to share your favorite content on social media without switching from one website to another? Buffer Extension is your answer. The tool lets you share curated content on the go.
Use Buffer Extension to share or schedule social media content on the go.
Bitly Chrome extension shortens the URL within seconds and copies the new short link to the clipboard to help you share the connection quickly.
Bitly is an easy-to-use tool to shorten, customize, and share any URL on the web with one click.
RiteTag chrome extension helps you find valuable hashtags for the page you are currently browsing. It offers hashtag suggestions for vital social media channels.
Use RiteTag to get a list of powerful hashtags you can use now to increase the visibility of your content.
Instead of jumping from one site to another, extensions serve you the keywords and domains on a silver platter with just one click.
Another click helps you validate your content ideas.
One more click, and you will have a list of emotionally-appealing titles.
In extras, you share an interesting piece of content on the go.
Dive into the depths of websites, analyzing SEO metrics and success factors.
What could one ask for more?
Your new way of market research awaits new possibilities.
Guest author: Ankit Thakor is working as a Head Digital Marketing at SoftwareWorld.Co, an emerging software review and rating platform that offers in-depth information to our audience about leading software solutions. As a marketing expert, Ankit is responsible for market research and content development for IT and tech users.
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