Ask Liz Weston

Twitter: @lizweston

Liz Pulliam Weston is the most-read personal finance columnist on the Internet, according to Nielsen//NetRatings. She’s an award-winning, nationally-syndicated personal finance columnist who can make the most complex money topics understandable to the average reader. Her book, “Your Credit Score: Your Money and What’s at Stake; How to Improve the 3-Digit Number that Shapes Your Financial Future,” is a national best-seller and was recently published in a third edition (March 2009, FT Press). She is also author of “Deal with Your Debt: The Right Way to Manage Your Bills and Pay Off What You Owe” and “Easy Money: How to Simplify Your Finances and Get What You Want Out of Life,” which Publishers’ Weekly praised as a “practical, easy-to-understand guide to taking control of personal finances and establishing financial security.”

 

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Ask Liz Weston has a Wise Score of  84.79, which ranks it #54 among personal finance blogs.

Wise Score is an average of six statistics: MozRank, Number of Links to Domain, Klout Score, Twitter Followers, Alexa Rank, and Compete Rank. A Wise Score of 90 means the blog is better than 90% of its peers "on average". Learn more.

Date  Rank  Wise Score  MozRank  Linking
Domains
  Klout
Score
  Twitter
Followers
  Alexa
Rank
  Facebook
Likes
2015-4-125484.795.528,69356.427,748625,28827,509
2015-4-55484.845.528,69356.427,748613,14328,284
2015-3-155783.715.528,69356.427,748729,12628,284
2015-3-155783.715.528,69356.427,748729,12628,284
2015-3-85783.715.528,69356.427,748729,12628,283
 

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Twitter+/-

4,2823477,974
TweetsFollowingFollowers
Personal finance columnist
Tweeting since 4 February 2008 (7 years 10 weeks)

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Social Media Reach & Influence (by Klout)+/-

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Twitter influence stats by Klout. To get more in-depth Klout analysis of @lizweston, visit klout.com/lizweston.

Stat NameValueStat Explanation
Klout Score56.42The Klout Score is a 0-100 rating of @lizweston's overall influence on Twitter.
True Reach1,389True Reach is the size of @lizweston's engaged audience. Klout eliminates inactive and spam accounts, and only include accounts that @lizweston actually influences.
Network Score30.610-100 rating of the influence level of @lizweston's engaged audience.
Amplification Score20.00 0-100 score of the likelihood that @lizweston's tweets will be acted upon by their followers.
Klout Description of @lizweston
@lizweston creates content that is spread throughout their network and drives discussions
Klout Classification of @lizweston
Specialist You may not be a celebrity, but within your area of expertise your opinion is second to none. Your content is likely focused around a specific topic or industry with a focused, highly-engaged audience.
Influential Topics Influenced By Influencer Of
  • Personal Finance
  • Finance
  • Money
  • Investing
  • Debt
 

Google Search Rankings (by SEMRush)+/-

SEMRush finds the Google keywords where asklizweston.com ranks in the top 20 search results.

SEMRush Rank713,189Rating of sites by the number of visitors coming from the first 20 Google search results.
SE Keywords13Number of keywords (search queries) the domain ranks in the top 20 Google (US) search results.
SE Traffic539Estimated number of visitors coming from the first 20 Google search results (per month).
SE Traffic Price$72Estimated cost of purchasing the same number of visitors.

Top 10 Most Valuable Search Rankings

The domain's best rankings; considering their position, other competition, demand for the keyword, and cost to purchase an AdWords ad for the keyword.

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6money sites101,050,000,00090$1.08asklizweston.com/resources/
7best money websites7331,000,00050$0.00asklizweston.com/resources/
8personal finance columnists37,860,00020$0.00asklizweston.com/
910 commandments of money54,200,00030$0.09asklizweston.com/10-commandments/
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Top Competitors in Search Results

Domains that frequently appear in the same search results as this domain.

#DomainCommon KeywordsSE KeywordsSE TrafficSE Traffic PriceAdWords Keywords
1msn.com18174,56791,484,170$84,687,8255
2bankrate.com7251,6146,279,469$26,700,91224,161
3kiplinger.com663,518509,631$2,664,65642
4nytimes.com61,572,24330,209,487$32,723,3752,630
5usatoday.com61,033,66715,405,198$21,318,757192
6amazon.com512,595,500274,177,652$210,658,2115,051,200
7time.com5464,9216,694,932$9,001,918218
8twitter.com54,196,015215,020,031$212,101,4961,642
9youtube.com525,292,577559,321,082$348,474,39134,300
10cnn.com4766,48640,627,485$70,036,750310

Potential Ad/Traffic Buyers

AdWords buyers next to this domain's Google search results.

#DomainCommon KeywordsAdWords KeywordsAdWords TrafficAdWords Traffic PriceSE Keywords
1amazon.com25,051,20022,133,164$16,348,45512,595,500
2letsmakeaplan.org24892,249$23,263458
3amazon.com15,051,20022,133,164$16,348,45512,595,500
4americasaves.org19792,835$7,252695
5creditkarma.com121,003227,052$512,51692,302
6fidelity.com132,397325,672$1,540,00947,676
7personalcapital.com11,0785,949$37,8091,368
 

Majestic SEO Stats+/-

Majestic SEO

Stat NameValueStat Explanation
Referring Domains8,635Number of referring domains known for this item. If -1 then this number is not yet known.
Referring .EDU Domains7Number of referring domains from EDUcational sites (only exact .edu TLD included; no regional domains).
Referring IPs6,066Number of referring IP addresses.
External Backlinks1,404,190Number of external backlinks for this item.
Indexed URLs18,253Number of URLs for given item type present in index - these are NOT backlinks, but rather URLs belonging to given domain or subdomain: this metric is useful as an indication of domain content size.