Searchmetrics SEO Visibility for a given URL in a given country.

Cost per call: 10.00

This call returns the Searchmetrics Visibility in the organic search for a domain for a specified country based on the latest data in our database. In addition, a trend in comparision to the previous week is delivered.

The SEO Visibility is composed of search volume and the position of ranking keywords. Each position is individually measured by a calculated factor by Searchmetrics. Also, the SEO Visibility factors in whether the ranking keywords are navigational or informational.

What does the SEO Visibility show us?

The SEO Visibility presents the current trend and historical development of a domain's visibility in search engines. The index reflects how often a website shows up in the search results. While the SEO Visibility can relate to a website's real traffic, it is important to remember that traffic can come from many different places online. Therefore the SEO Visibility is only an indicator of visibility that comes from a website's organic search channel. SEO Visibility makes it possible to compare the performance of different domains in search engines. With the historical data, problems as well as positive changes can be identified. Comparing the SEO Visibility of thematically similar websites or competitors will provide the most value as developments of the market environment will be factored in and market trends easily identified.

Parameter description


countrycode (required)A two letter country as specified in ISO 3166-1

Format: US, GB, DE etc.
url (required)URL for which the SEO Visibility is determined. The Visibility can be queried for a domain, a subdomain or a directory. For a domain, subdomain or directory all belonging sub-pages are included in the calculation.

Format: domain.tld, subdomain.domain.tld or domain.tld/directory/


HTTP Request:

    "visibility": 1790333,
    "trend": {
        "trend": 1,
        "abs": 14964,
        "per": 0.8428670321

Result Description

visibilitySearchmetrics SEO Visibility
trendThe element 'trend' can be interpreted as follows
* 0: no change
* 1: pointing up
* -1: going down
absThe absolute change in the visibility in comparison to the previous week.
perThe relative/percentual change in the visibility in comparison to the previous week.