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Get an accurate representation of the number of links you need to rank in the SERPs for a specific keyword.

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How difficult is it to rank in Google?

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Backlinks Difficulty is the ultimate in link building strategy. The number one question on everyone's mind is 'How many backlinks do I need to rank?'

Use the Backlinks Difficulty Tool to find out the number of links you need to rank in Google’s top 10 for a keyword.

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Benchmark Your Site Against the Top Ten of Any Keyword in Google

We do all the hard work for you, and benchmark your site against the top 10 of any keyword in Google.

Use our backlinks difficulty index to see how much effort is required to rank competitive keywords in Google.


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Save hundreds of hours on link audits. This unique way to calculate link difficulty shows you the real numbers needed to rank.

Knowing how many links you need to rank on page one for your target keywords will help you create a realistic link building campaign to reach your ranking goals.

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