Adaptive crawling

Written in C++ with an adaptive and asynchronous technology, Hextrakt handles the client and server resources to crawl all kinds of websites very fast, including big ones.

Mobile / desktop

With his Chromium rendering engine, used by Googlebot to render web pages, Hextrakt is able to render javascript and crawl like Googlebot for smartphone or desktop.

URL explorer

Create your own filters and requests, so that you can get insights with useful data for specific URLs. Quickly reuse these advanced searches in other projects.


Categorize your URLs to view KPI and issue distributions by tags (e.g. thematic or templates), to quickly find out what to improve and identify which files to edit.

Google APIs

Google analytics and Search console integration bring powerful KPI to boost your SEO, such as active pages, orphan pages, organic entrances, SERP visits or impressions...

Compare crawls

Monitor your SEO over time, using the crawl comparison reports to find out changes: errors and warnings, new or removed pages... Easily perform mobile VS desktop SEO audits.

" has several million pages indexed by Google. Hextrakt's in-depth technical SEO audit has been the starting point for great optimizations."

Armand, Audiofanzine

"Hextrakt quickly became my everyday crawler for SEO audits. Always ready to crawl, great user interface!"

Simon, Search-Factory

How to check redirects?

Update: since version 2.0.11 Hextrakt provides a redirects report in “Directives” reports. You may still read this post to learn how to make your own custom redirects report. As time goes by, redirects may accumulate on a website. When creating permanent (301) redirects, links that pointed to the old page should be corrected so that […]

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How to find broken links?

It requires lots of hard work, time and money to get visitors, publish quality content and rank high in search engine results pages. You certainly don’t want your efforts to be rewarded with 404 pages.

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First things first: technical SEO

A technical audit is an essential step when performing an SEO audit, the bedrock on which we rely. It will provide a useful, clear overview of a website, as well as issues and precise indicators for in-depth analyses. Technical aspects play a very significant role in SEO, all the more so for big websites, because […]

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