You can set up a connection between Klipfolio and Ahrefs to show your SEO metrics on a dashboard. Use the steps in this article to learn how to set up that connection.
What is Klipfolio?
Klipfolio integrates with many cloud services and tools to create meaningful data visualizations.
How do I get started with Ahrefs?
You can use the Connector Gallery to get your Ahrefs data into Klipfolio, and reference this article as a guide.
Authenticate with Ahrefs and enter a domain or URL
Connect with Ahrefs using the Connector Gallery in Klipfolio. The first thing you will be asked to do is authenticate and create a handshake connection between your Klipfolio and Ahrefs accounts.
You should now be on the New Data Source page. To get the right data from Ahrefs, you'll need to enter some additional information into the query provided.
Depending on the query,
- Replace <yourDomain> with your domain.
- Replace <yourURL> with the URL you want to track.
Your URL can take any form, such as, acme.com or https://acme.com or https://www.acme.com/pricing.
Klipfolio connects to hundreds of services in the cloud that have a REST API. If you take the time to learn how to get data into Klipfolio using APIs, your possibilities are endless. Here's a quick and simple overview video on APIs and Klipfolio:
If you need help using APIs, enlist a data analyst or developer to help you.
If you want to edit a data source that you already created, check out How to edit or reconfigure a data source, and get step-by-step instructions.
Ahrefs quick reference table
|OAuth Token Authentication|
|API Documentation||Ahrefs API documentation
Note: You must be logged in to Ahrefs to view the documentation.
|API Explorer||Ahrefs API Request Builder
Advanced query examples
You can build your own query in Klipfolio by writing one from scratch, or by editing one of the pre-built queries. Always have the Ahrefs API documentation open to see what data is available to you. You can also use the Ahrefs query explorer to build and test your queries before you use them to bring data into Klipfolio.