It’s a fair question and one we can’t answer entirely without bias. So rather than creating another tedious side-by-side comparison of features, we’d share some valuable features that you’ll only find in Ahrefs.
8 unique things you can do with Ahrefs
There’s a lot of overlapping functionality between Ahrefs, SEMrush, and Moz, but Ahrefs has plenty of unique features too.
Research content and find link prospects
Search our database of over eight billion pages for content mentioning your target keywords. Filter the results by SEO metrics like organic traffic, Domain Rating (DR), and backlinks to find thousands of relevant link prospects in seconds.
See a website’s pages and traffic over time
Compare how the number of published pages on a website correlates (or not) with its search traffic.
Compare a website’s current and historical rankings
Choose a time period for comparison to see current and historic rankings for any keyword. Learn how ranking fluctuations have affected search traffic over time.
Get a better understanding of your competitors’ website structure, and see which sections of their site attract the most search traffic in each country.
See how rankings are progressing for your target keyword, and compare progress with competitors.
Research and automate internal linking
Browse any website’s internal links without having to crawl it. See which pages have the most internal links and check what those links are. Use Site Audit to automatically generate internal link ideas.