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Alexa web tools now a paid-only service
« on: January 11, 2017, 05:12:04 am »
Well, it looks like Alexa decided to follow the same route as Imageshack and become greedy: They ditched their free website rank tools and became a paid service only. You used to be able to check a website rank (even though the rank itself was reportedly innacurate) and a few other SEO-related info (such as keywords) for free and be able to unlock extra features with a premium paid account, but now you are not only forced to login, but you are offered to choose a plan, and if you decide to not choose any plan, then the only option is to logout.

It sucks another site decided to go this route. Hopefully Youtube and the link don't do the same in the not-so-distant future.


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Re: Alexa web tools now a paid-only service
« Reply #1 on: January 11, 2017, 06:37:43 pm »
[...] Hopefully Youtube and the link don't do the same in the not-so-distant future.
What about the zelda?

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Re: Alexa web tools now a paid-only service
« Reply #2 on: January 11, 2017, 07:32:19 pm »
I blame auto-cucumber <_<
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Re: Alexa web tools now a paid-only service
« Reply #3 on: January 11, 2017, 07:53:36 pm »
I blame auto-receding hairline management inc.
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