Traffic Travis Review : Free Desktop SEO Software

Review of: Traffic Travis

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On December 14, 2011
Last modified:January 27, 2015


Traffic Travis is a useful desktop based SEO tools. It's a good solution to do various SEO activities right from desktop. Worth using.

Traffic Travis is one of those free desktop SEO software which I have started using recently. First time, when I landed on the homepage of Traffic Travis, I was amazed to find so many critical SEO features for free in a desktop based SEO software. Here I’m going to share Traffic Travis review and give you a walk through of this free SEO software and also how you can use it for better SEO optimization of your Website.

What is Traffic Travis?

Traffic Travis is a free desktop SEO software which comes in free and Traffic Travis professional version. Don’t get fooled by the Pro version, as you can do most of the things with free version itself. It can termed as SEO management software for your Website which is professionally developer and well-maintained. It offers complete SEO analysis of your blog including SEO analysis of internal pages too. Unlike many other free SEO tools, most of the work using Traffic Travis is automated. You can also export your report which is useful if you offer SEO services like me. Specially ability to manage multiple project will be helpful for those webmasters who are running multiple websites.

Traffic Travis Review

Traffic Travis Features:

  • Find Keyword ranking based on different geo specific search engine
  • Keyword Tracking
  • Backlink checker for individual pages
  • Page rank checker for Individual pages
  • Sitemap Support
  • SEO warning for individual pages
  • Filters to refine your report
  • Competition Analysis
  • Adsense finder
  • Keyword research
  • Domain name research

How to use Traffic Travis SEO Software?

Though it’s a desktop based SEO software but it requires Traffic Travis activation code to activate this SEO suite. It’s completely free and all you need to do is enter your name and Email and Traffic Travis invitation code will be sent on your Email account.

Once you have received the code, go to this page download Traffic Travis installer and install and activate it using activation code which you have received above. You need to be connected to Internet for traffic Travis to work.

Once installation is finished, click on Projects> Add new projects and fill in the details. You can also add Keywords to monitor here or you can later on add Keywords for Individual pages.


You can select the search engines from the left hand side and configure update and results to check option. I prefer to keep it 25, as I target first two page for ranking. You might like to add your country based search engine like (Google Australia, Bing Australia) and so on, as there might be huge different between both the results. Make sure you add your sitemap link as it will be useful to quickly add all internal pages quickly into Traffic Travis database for SEO analysis. Once all settings has been done, click on Save project.

Getting Familiar with Traffic Travis Dashboard:

Once you have created a project, first screen is the dashboard where you will find many vital information related to your website. Clicking on any section will take your too the corresponding SEO analyze section and you can analyze your site SEO.

Traffic Travis Dashboard

There are various section inside this SEO management suite: My site, Research, SEO and PPC. Every section is important and critical for your site SEO analysis. We will look into all this section briefly.

My site Section:


This section is important for your single page analysis. You can find all details like Page rank of internal pages, backlinks to individual pages, Keyword ranking of every page and many other filters, are there to sort your data. The only part is we have to add Keywords manually into it, which is quite a task but it’s worth every second as you will be getting SEO warnings, which will help you in better SEO optimization of individual posts/pages for target Keyword. To ad page into Traffic Travis my site section, you can use sitemap or add links individually. In Traffic Travis free version, it’s limited to 100 pages and you need to upgrade to Traffic Travis premium version. I believe, after seeing this section and the way it makes internal pages SEO analysis easy, I ended up writing this Traffic travis review.

Using this section of Traffic Travis, you can easily find pages with High, low, no page rank. This will help you too analyze weak content and especially if you are Google panda victim, this will be helpful to find such low quality pages and work on it. If you are using Free Google Keyword monitor tool, you can ditch it and start using this free Traffic software.

Keyword Research & SEO Section:

Traffic Travis SEO analysis

I’m not getting into details of Keyword research and domain research here, but if you are using Google Keyword search tool or any other Free Keyword research tools, you will love to have this software, as it empowers you to do Keyword research right from desktop. SEO section as said is the power house of Traffic Travis SEO software.  You can analyze your competition and also see important details about other competitive pages. This is very useful, when you are trying to rank for certain keyword and wants to analyze other domain which are ranking for same Keyword.  It has 4 different sections: Backlinks, Link finder, Competition analysis and Rankings.

PPC Column:

Adsense Finder

This section offers two feature: Adsense finder and Adwords competition. As name suggests, first one will help you to find pages using AdSense for your target keywords. You can input your keyword and it will show you top ranking pages using Adsense along with AdSense ad units type. This section is very useful if you are using adwords to market your business.

As mentioned, it’s a free and pro software and free version comes with limitations but it’s still worth your time. If you are running a professional website or running a group of websites, this desktop SEO software will be very useful to keep a track of your Website SEO and how it’s performing in search engine. download Traffic travis

Limitations of Traffic Travis v4 Free:
As the time to writing, latest version of Traffic Travis is V4 which is free but comes with following limitations:

  • Maximum of 5 Projects
  • 100 Keywords/Project
  • Max 5 Keyword search in Domain research, Keyword research and SEO competition analysis.

Traffic Travis V4.0 Pro version <Check Pro features> comes with one time price tag of $97 and offers 60 days money back guarantee. In my suggestion, starts with free version and once you are are comfortable with this SEO tool and see it’s benefit, you can download Traffic Travis premium.

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How to get Traffic Travis Professional V4 for free:

There is no free Traffic Travis trial but you can always try this software for 60 days with risk-free 60 days money back guarantee. Though my best suggestion would be, use this special link and grab the premium version for only $1 for 7 days. If you like it, you can upgrade your license to life time license by paying $97. In my suggestion, if you are using multiple SEO software’s for various tasks like Competition analysis, Backlink checker, Keyword research, You can ditch them and grab this useful free SEO software.

I hope you enjoyed this Traffic Travis review and I would love to know if you have ever tried this SEO power-tool and how’s your experience with Traffic Travis Pro or free version?

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Traffic Travis is a useful desktop based SEO tools. It's a good solution to do various SEO activities right from desktop. Worth using.
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Harsh Agrawal is a blog scientist and a passionate blogger. He is blogging since 2008 & writes about Blogging, SEO, Make money online & tech. His blog, ShoutMeLoud receives 1 million Pageviews/month and have over 700K subscribers.


COMMENTs ( 17 )

  1. says

    Thanks a ton for very useful review of the site, as we never used before & are definitely going to use the same. Particularly inner page analysis looks very handy, and I’ve not found in tools like SEMRUSH, or market samurai. Thanks again.

  2. Karan Bhagat says

    If it has got positive response from ShoutMeLoud then it is worth downloading and using and thankfully you said that no need to get befooled by the pro version. Once again, thanks @Harsh

  3. Praveen says

    I own Micro Niche Finder. I would like to know whether Traffic Travis gives better competition with MNF? There are any special features which are not in MNF? Could you please explain me. I’m Confused whether to buy Traffic Travis or to be with MNF!!

  4. Karan Batra says

    This Software is undoubtebly very good and helps Bloggers in analysing about the Keywords and Analysing the competition before writing any Blog Post

  5. Cesar Noel says

    I have been using Traffic Travis for several months now and I am very impress of the keyword rank monitoring with a very concise PDF report. I would recommend this to all SEO professionals

  6. Remy says

    Harsh I am regular reader of your blog and the tool which you have introduced in this post is once again excellent review. Once I read your review, there is no need to read another one about the same product as I have learnt most of the blogging from you. I have used this nice software on my oldest website and it has saved me from getting hit by another panda update. Once again thanks a lot.

  7. suhail says

    Hey Harsh, Thanks for sharing, that’s a really helpful info, i am an ubuntu linux user, is there a web based version of the software or a linux version of Traffic Travis.

  8. SR De says

    I have already tried many online tools & sites, Desktop version not yet. After downloading Seen it, not so bad, hope I will understand all config soon & Optimize my site forcefully. Thx 4 sharing Bro :)

  9. Bhaveek says

    harsh, I am familiar with similar software that has lots of feature and functions for SEO. It is Internet business promoter (IBP), I wish you will take some time and write review about it. :)

  10. Karan labra says

    I had been using SERP attacks for now, just for competition analysis but Traffic Travis looks like an application that really deserves a try. Thanks for the quick review Harsh.

  11. Tushar says

    this looks great. and also, it never hurts to try anything that is free. I will surely have a look.
    thanks for share Harsh

  12. plaban says

    I’m using Traffic Travis from last 3-4 months. It is really good free SEO software. The latest v4 brings many new features. I like the backlink checker most.

  13. Prabhakaran says

    @Harsh Thanks ! Is this better S/W than Free Keyword Monitor tool to Keyword research and position track?

  14. Pritam Nagrale says

    This is really one of the great software for people who are crazy about SEO. I hope the free version will do the needful.
    Thanks for sharing this.

  15. Techstic says

    Thanks for sharing harsh, Traffic Travis looks a decent software for my Blog SEO, but will it work offline for my Local Desktop WordPress in case internet unavailability.