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How to check the global/country/category traffic rank of a domain?

You can check traffic rank globally, by country and by category on any website with over 5,000 monthly visitors using DataForSEO Traffic Analytics API.

In a simple API request, you’ll get website traffic stats, engagement and traffic sources. Data on the global, country, category traffic rank of a domain will be provided in the corresponding arrays:

global_rank, country_rank, category_rank

Below you can review a data sample of what you can get with DataForSEO Traffic Analytics API.

{
  "version": "0.1.20210304",
  "status_code": 20000,
  "status_message": "Ok.",
  "time": "0.0996 sec.",
  "cost": 0,
  "tasks_count": 1,
  "tasks_error": 0,
  "tasks": [
    {
      "id": "03091324-1535-0002-0000-6f7157816bb5",
      "status_code": 20000,
      "status_message": "Ok.",
      "time": "0.0189 sec.",
      "cost": 0,
      "result_count": 1,
      "path": [
        "v3",
        "traffic_analytics",
        "similarweb",
        "task_get",
        "03091324-1535-0002-0000-6f7157816bb5"
      ],
      "data": {
        "api": "traffic_analytics",
        "function": "task_get",
        "se": "similarweb",
        "target": "inc.com"
      },
      "result": [
        {
          "site_url": "inc.com",
          "site_description": "successfully start, grow, innovate, and lead your business today: ideas, resources, advice, support, tools, strategies, real stories, and real business examples. visit https://inc.com. subscribe to inc. magazine. attend inc. events.",
          "global_rank": {
            "rank": 6189
          },
          "country_rank": {
            "rank": 2059,
            "country": "United States"
          },
          "category_rank": {
            "rank": 24,
            "category": "Business_and_Consumer_Services/Business_Services"
          },
          "audience": {
            "visits": 13635194,
            "time_on_site_avg": "00:00:46",
            "page_views_avg": 1.2042879490756975,
            "bounce_rate": 85.01
          },
          "traffic": {
            "value": 13635194,
            "percent": 100,
            "countries": [
              {
                "country": "United States",
                "value": 7217653,
                "percent": 52.93
              },
              {
                "country": "India",
                "value": 663520,
                "percent": 4.87
              },
              {
                "country": "Canada",
                "value": 656638,
                "percent": 4.82
              },
              {
                "country": "United Kingdom",
                "value": 632667,
                "percent": 4.64
              },
              {
                "country": "Philippines",
                "value": 383881,
                "percent": 2.82
              },
              {
                "country": "other",
                "value": 4079650,
                "percent": 29.92
              }
            ],
            "sources": {
              "direct": {
                "value": 2512735,
                "percent": 18.43
              },
              "search_organic": {
                "value": 8968121,
                "percent": 65.77,
                "top_keywords": [
                  {
                    "keyword": "warren buffett",
                    "value": 91474,
                    "percent": 1.02
                  },
                  {
                    "keyword": "interview questions",
                    "value": 75332,
                    "percent": 0.84
                  },
                  {
                    "keyword": "common interview questions",
                    "value": 55602,
                    "percent": 0.62
                  },
                  {
                    "keyword": "tim cook",
                    "value": 53808,
                    "percent": 0.6
                  },
                  {
                    "keyword": "robinhood",
                    "value": 52911,
                    "percent": 0.59
                  }
                ]
              },
              "search_ad": {
                "value": 2691,
                "percent": 0.02,
                "top_keywords": [
                  {
                    "keyword": "inc 5000 list",
                    "value": 0,
                    "percent": 0.01
                  },
                  {
                    "keyword": "5000 fastest growing companies 2020",
                    "value": 0,
                    "percent": 0.01
                  },
                  {
                    "keyword": "inc 5000",
                    "value": 0,
                    "percent": 0.01
                  },
                  {
                    "keyword": "inc 5000 regionals 2020",
                    "value": 0,
                    "percent": 0.01
                  },
                  {
                    "keyword": "help find time inc for some magazines i bought last year",
                    "value": 0,
                    "percent": 0.01
                  }
                ]
              },
              "referring": {
                "value": 533250,
                "percent": 3.91,
                "top_referring": [
                  {
                    "site": "askamanager.org",
                    "value": 219150,
                    "percent": 41.1
                  },
                  {
                    "site": "flipboard.com",
                    "value": 48058,
                    "percent": 9.01
                  },
                  {
                    "site": "news.ycombinator.com",
                    "value": 14945,
                    "percent": 2.8
                  },
                  {
                    "site": "feedly.com",
                    "value": 14797,
                    "percent": 2.77
                  },
                  {
                    "site": "mix.com",
                    "value": 14124,
                    "percent": 2.65
                  }
                ]
              },
              "referral_destination": {
                "top_destinations": [
                  {
                    "site": "jpost.com"
                  },
                  {
                    "site": "businessinsider.com"
                  },
                  {
                    "site": "microsoftnews.msn.com"
                  }
                ]
              },
              "social": {
                "value": 1465970,
                "percent": 10.75,
                "top_socials": [
                  {
                    "site": "Facebook",
                    "value": 752189,
                    "percent": 51.31
                  },
                  {
                    "site": "Linkedin",
                    "value": 273256,
                    "percent": 18.64
                  },
                  {
                    "site": "Twitter",
                    "value": 163455,
                    "percent": 11.15
                  },
                  {
                    "site": "Reddit",
                    "value": 98806,
                    "percent": 6.74
                  },
                  {
                    "site": "Pocket",
                    "value": 66555,
                    "percent": 4.54
                  }
                ]
              },
              "mobile_apps": {
                "google_play_store": [
                  {
                    "app_id": "com.inc.mustreads",
                    "app_title": "Inc. Must Reads",
                    "app_price": "Free",
                    "app_rating": "49.24%",
                    "app_link": "play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.inc.mustreads"
                  },
                  {
                    "app_id": "com.inc500.conference.android",
                    "app_title": "Inc. 500 Conference",
                    "app_price": "Free",
                    "app_rating": "101%",
                    "app_link": "play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.inc500.conference.android"
                  },
                  {
                    "app_id": "com.maz.combo426",
                    "app_title": "Inc. Must Reads and Magazine",
                    "app_price": "Free",
                    "app_rating": "68.68%",
                    "app_link": "play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.maz.combo426"
                  },
                  {
                    "app_id": "com.maz.incmag",
                    "app_title": "Inc. Magazine",
                    "app_price": "Free",
                    "app_rating": "78.65%",
                    "app_link": "play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.maz.incmag"
                  },
                  {
                    "app_id": "com.tiny.macb8976a822d48b290de8b6f7ded99be",
                    "app_title": "INC.",
                    "app_price": "Free",
                    "app_rating": "20.2%",
                    "app_link": "play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tiny.macb8976a822d48b290de8b6f7ded99be"
                  },
                  {
                    "app_id": "mobile.appkHO6S29Ycf",
                    "app_title": "Inc. Live",
                    "app_price": "Free",
                    "app_rating": "0%",
                    "app_link": "play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=mobile.appkHO6S29Ycf"
                  },
                  {
                    "app_id": "com.PuzzleGameQueenInc.bubbleice.animalquest",
                    "app_title": "Bubble Ice Animal Quest",
                    "app_price": "Free",
                    "app_rating": "20.2%",
                    "app_link": "play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.PuzzleGameQueenInc.bubbleice.animalquest"
                  },
                  {
                    "app_id": "com.gamequeeninc.curiousjungle.georgeadventure",
                    "app_title": "Curious Jungle George Adventure...",
                    "app_price": "Free",
                    "app_rating": "20.2%",
                    "app_link": "play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.gamequeeninc.curiousjungle.georgeadventure"
                  }
                ],
                "app_store": [
                  {
                    "app_id": "1437804605",
                    "app_title": "Inc. Live",
                    "app_price": "0.0 USD",
                    "app_rating": "70.7%",
                    "app_link": "itunes.apple.com/us/app/id1437804605"
                  },
                  {
                    "app_id": "503518270",
                    "app_title": "Inc. Must Reads and Magazine",
                    "app_price": "0.0 TZS",
                    "app_rating": "94.47%",
                    "app_link": "itunes.apple.com/us/app/id503518270"
                  },
                  {
                    "app_id": "1238306363",
                    "app_title": "Sổ Tay Tiếng Anh Giao Tiếp Hàng...",
                    "app_price": "0.0 RON",
                    "app_rating": "90.9%",
                    "app_link": "itunes.apple.com/us/app/id1238306363"
                  }
                ]
              },
              "mail": {
                "value": 142161,
                "percent": 1.04
              }
            },
            "estimated": [
              {
                "date": "2020-09-01",
                "value": 15796909
              },
              {
                "date": "2020-10-01",
                "value": 15205226
              },
              {
                "date": "2020-11-01",
                "value": 15214208
              },
              {
                "date": "2020-12-01",
                "value": 13776079
              },
              {
                "date": "2021-01-01",
                "value": 15302467
              },
              {
                "date": "2021-02-01",
                "value": 13635194
              }
            ]
          },
          "sites": {
            "similar_sites": [
              {
                "site": "entrepreneur.com",
                "rank": 6469
              },
              {
                "site": "forbes.com",
                "rank": 475
              },
              {
                "site": "bplans.com",
                "rank": 57444
              },
              {
                "site": "morebusiness.com",
                "rank": 551593
              },
              {
                "site": "thebalancesmb.com",
                "rank": 13467
              },
              {
                "site": "fastcompany.com",
                "rank": 9972
              },
              {
                "site": "bizfluent.com",
                "rank": 37323
              },
              {
                "site": "entrepreneurship.org",
                "rank": 505879
              },
              {
                "site": "tlnt.com",
                "rank": 385392
              },
              {
                "site": "sourcesofinsight.com",
                "rank": 236861
              }
            ],
            "similar_sites_by_rank": [
              {
                "site": "forbes.com"
              },
              {
                "site": "shopify.com"
              },
              {
                "site": "statista.com"
              },
              {
                "site": "accenture.com"
              },
              {
                "site": "entrepreneur.com"
              },
              {
                "site": "mckinsey.com"
              },
              {
                "site": "mturk.com"
              },
              {
                "site": "fastcompany.com"
              },
              {
                "site": "oberlo.com"
              },
              {
                "site": "teamup.com"
              }
            ]
          },
          "date": "2021-02-01"
        }
      ]
    }
  ]
}

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