Services

ResearchSocialGetValueSocialRank

Social Visibility Rank for a given domain in a given country



Cost per call: 100.00

This call returns the ranking of a domain in comparison with the Social Visibility Values of all other listed domains of a specific country, indicating the domain’s position in the country’s social sphere. For example, if a domain has a social rank of 2, this means that the domain has the second highest social visibility in the country in question.

The Social Visibility is created using a unique algorithm, which includes both ratings (e.g. likes and comments) and URL sharing (e.g. over Twitter) for the domain. The various actions are weighted differently depending on their impact on visibility.

In addition, the call returns the Social Rank all-time-high for for the selected domain plus a median of the Social Rank of its competitors.



Parameter description

GET

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

Format: US, GB, DE etc.
url (required)Either a domain or subdomain

Format: domain.tld, subdomain.domain.tld


Example

HTTP Request:
http://api.searchmetrics.com/v3/ResearchSocialGetValueSocialRank.json?url=searchmetrics.com&countrycode=us&access_token=xxxxx

Response:
[
   {
      "self" : {
                 "rank" : 191,
                 "rank_best" : 191
               },
      "competitors_median" : 842
   }
]


Result Description

KeyDescription
rankCurrent Social Rank of the given domain
best_rankAll time high of the Social Rank of the given domain
competitors_medianMedian of the Social Rank of the given domain's competitors