Mastery Guide to Using Screaming Frog for Technical SEO

Technical SEO is a pillar of what we do at SEO Setups and one of the best SEO tools in our belt is Screaming Frog. It’s so robust that we rarely get to take advantage of it’s full capabilities. In fact, most people aren’t even aware of all the features available from both the free or paid versions.

Today’s post will cover those features and how to use them. Seer Interactive wrote a comprehensive guide, complete with jump links for quick referencing, to teach us exactly how to master this amazing technical SEO tool.

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Over 55 Ways to Do Anything with Screaming Frog

So, I admit it: I love technical SEO audits. Some of you may cringe at the thought of combing through a site for potential architecture issues, but it’s one of my favorite activities—an SEO treasure hunt, if you will.

For normal people, the overall site audit process can be daunting and time-consuming, but with tools like the Screaming Frog SEO Spider, the task can be made easier for newbs and pros alike. With a very user-friendly interface, Screaming Frog can be a breeze to work with, but the breadth of configuration options and functionality can make it hard to know where to begin.

With that in mind, I put together this comprehensive guide to Screaming Frog to showcase the various ways that SEO, PPC and other marketing folks can use the tool for site audits, keyword research, competitive analysis, link building and more!