As we’ve discussed on this site in the past, keeping an eye on the SEO of your Web site is a good way to try to make the best out of the work you’re putting on the Web. Here’s a tool to keep it in front of you everyday for easy reference.
PageRank Status is a nifty Chrome extension that you can install to help you keep track of the overall effectiveness of your Web site.
Install is simple. Click the link above and click Install. (It’s free.)
Once you’ve successfully installed the extension, you’ll see a little thermometer at the top-right of your browser.
Now, go to your site. Your PageRank comes up above the thermometer. The scale is 0-10, with 10 being the best.
Along the left-hand side of the dialog box, you’ll see categories to help you driller deeper into your site’s optimization. For example, Page Speed:
This is a great way to keep your site’s effectiveness in a front-of-mind space — and track it as you make changes to your site.