Keyword Ranking History

The Keyword Ranking History report displays when you choose this option for a specific keyword from the report icon dropdown in the Actions column of the SEO Dashboard.

You can set criteria to filter results, including rank for specific search engines and date restrictions, and display results in list or graphical format.

Search Engine: Displays only the search engines associated with accounts for this keyword reporting group. Pick from the dropdown.

Show Ranking Events Only: Displays history for keywords with a rank count, excluding others.

Start Date: End Date: Required. Use the calendar date selectors to set a reporting period. (See Date-Time Selection Control in the Contributor's Reference for details).

SEO Reporting Group: Displays the selected reporting group.

Keyword: Displays the keyword selected for this history report.

Click the Filter button to apply your criteria and review the report. CommonSpot returns results in the Data or Chart format selected. Click to sort by column head.

Date: Returns the ranking date within the period requested.

Top Rank: Shows the top list position achieved for this keyword on that date. Click to toggle between this statistic and rank change from the previous day.

Rank Count: Displays the total number of site pages for which this keyword was ranked. Click through to see ranking pages.

Top URL: The top-level URL.


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